News & Trade Fair Dates

Deurotech Group acquires majority stake of Airprotech

With effect from February 8th, 2018, Deurotech Group acquires a majority stake in the Italian exhaust air specialist Airprotech srl, located in Magenta, Italy. The founding Family Gatti remains with a minority stake. With this decision, the group strengthens its market position in the field of exhaust air purification and decisively expands its portfolio in the field of environmental technologies.

The investment in Airprotech complements the already existing product program of their subsidiary Wessel-Umwelttechnik, striving to promote the strategic expansion of the product sector exhaust air purification – in particular the biological and thermal exhaust air purification processes. In addition to innovative technologies and qualified personnel, positive synergies in procurement, R & D as well as in customer service are expected.

Airprotech and Wessel-Umwelttechnik have a high level of know-how and innovation potential, which offer opportunities with regard to diversification and global growth. In the light of these market opportunities, the acquisition of Airprotech is the first step for a further significant expansion of the business unit environmental technologies. 

Airprotech´s proven management team as well as the location remain the same.

Deurotech Group is a group of businesses specializing in the wood-based panels and paper industry. The machinery and plant engineers Vits Technology, IFA Technology and Wessel-Umwelttechnik offer coordinated process technology in surface converting from a single source: impregnation and coating lines, systems for resin preparation as well as exhaust air purification and energy recovery.

Airprotech is a leading company specialized in designing, manufacturing in its own facilities and supplying turn-key plants for the purification of polluted gas emissions, based on reliable and modern technologies, deriving from more than 25 years of experience applied to different product sectors. International customers from the chemical, pharmaceutical, petrochemical, print, paint industry and many other fields are supplied with custom-designed turn-key solutions. 

Wessel-Umwelttechnik is a professional partner in all questions of exhaust air purification and heat recovery. The company provides turn-key installations for various environmental tasks. An extensive product range allows tailor-made system technology. In addition to cost-effective delivery and installation, the company´s main focus is on the optimal economic operation of the system.

PRINT4ALL, Milano29.05. - 01.06.2018

A nPRINT4ALL Logoew format, a new perspective for the printing world. Print4All is the new big trade show event dedicated to the needs of commercial, editorial and industrial printing today. A new project that brings together exhibition and conferences, for a professional updating and a vision on the market of the future. A new opportunity meant for all areas of the printing world.

Airprotech welcomes you at PRINT4 ALL – Hall 18 P | Booth #M15.

ACHEMA, Frankfurt am Main11.06. - 15.06.2018

ACHEMA LogoACHEMA – World Forum and Leading Show for the Process Industries will take place 11 to 15 June 2018 in Frankfurt am Main. ACHEMA is the trail-blazing show for all areas of the process industries, offering a panorama of up-to-date technology trends and a technology platform with a worldwide signaling impact. 

We look forward to meeting you at our booth with Airprotech and Wessel-Umwelttechnik in Hall 9.1 | Booth A27

ForMóbile, Sao Paulo10.07.2018 - 13.07.2018

Trade Fair for Mobile Deurotech
ForMóbile is the leading trade show for the Latin America furniture industry. During the next edition, which takes place from July 10 to 13, 2018, at the São Paulo Expo Exhibition & Convention Center, the most modern exhibition center in Latin America, machinery, raw materials, fittings and accessories for the furniture and wood industries will be presented.

Visit us at our corporate booth in Brasilia!

IWF, Atlanta22.08.2018 - 25.08.2018

IWF AtlantaThe International Woodworking Fair is one of the top woodworking trade shows in the world for the furniture manufacturing, architectural woodwork, custom and general woodworking industries.

IWF 2018 will take place August 22 – 25, 2018 at the Georgia World Congress in Atlanta, GA. Visit us at Building C – Booth #2118.

Intermob, Istanbul13.10.2018 - 17.10.2018

Intermob Istanbul DeurotechBeing the most important trade fair of the furniture subsidiary industry in Turkey, Intermob offers an extensive range of products such as wood and forestry products, furniture accessories, chemicals, manufacturing tools and equipment and brings together local and international companies.

The fair will be held on October 13-17, 2018 at Tuyap Fair Convention and Congress Center/Istanbul and we will be exhibiting at our representative’s Hanex.

Lesdrevmash, Moscow22.10.2018 - 25.10.2018

Lesdrevmash Trade Fair Deurotech GroupInternational Specialized Exhibition of Machinery, Equipment, Fittings, Tools and Instruments for Timber.

Lesdrevmash will take place on 4 days from Monday, 22 October to Thursday, 25 October 2018 in Moscow.

Ecomondo, Rimini06.11.-09.11.2018

Ecomondo Trade FairEcomondo is the leading Euro-Mediterranean area green and circular economy expo. An international event with an innovative format that brings together all sectors of the circular economy in a single platform: from material and energy recovery to sustainable development.

Airprotech and Wessel-Umwelttechnik welcome you at Ecomondo, Rimini from 6 to 9 November 2018!

TIM Expo Shanghai19.11.2018 - 21.11.2018

TIM Expo ShanghaiThe TIM Expo, taking place at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre – SNIEC, is an exhibition of materials for thermal insulation and energy-saving technologies. It is the most important event on the subject in China. The exhibition range comprises all common materials that can be used for the insulation of buildings against cold or noise – from inorganic materials such as glass wool up to organic and metallic fabrics, always taking into account the energy efficiency.

IFA Technology, member of the Deurotech Group, welcomes you at TIM Expo.

Pollutec, Lyon27.11.-30.11.2018

Pollutec Fair
For 40 years, Pollutec has been the reference meeting place for all international players in the environment and energy industries, building around one goal: bringing industries, cities & communities solutions to their environmental challenges.
Airprotech and Wessel-Umwelttechnik welcome you in Lyon, 27-30 November 2018!