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Contec oil mist separators pass EN 13445-3 strength test

For this BASF application, the Contec Oil Mist Separator (COMS) of the filter and liquid level specialist Contec were successfully tested according to EN 13445-3. The proof of strength focuses in particular on determining limit values for maximum overpressure, maximum weight force on certain system components and preloads on locking…


Contec shows hydrogen filter

In September, we were exhibitors at the German Hydrogen Expo in Bremen. At Hydrogen Expo 2023 we presented our filter solutions for fuel cells and H2 compressors. The fair was well attended and we made interesting contacts and got really good insights into the current state of hydrogen technology. The topic remains exciting. It…


Fill level indicators for tank and container

Contec completes its product range. The expanded product range of mechanical  liquid level indicators focuses specifically on various different tank applications. The robust indicators, which are equipped with a screw-on cover or connecting flange, are suitable for sit-on lawn mowers, go-karts, municipal machines and vehicles of all…


Welcome to the Contec Team

Since March, Jannik Joest has been strengthening our team in the field of liquid level measurement. The 25-year-old trained industrial commercial specialist has a soft spot for technical products and is enthusiastic about everything to do with sports in his free time.


Fifty years of filter solutions from Bad Honnef

On 11/12/2022, we are celebrating the company's 50th anniversary. We started out in 1972 selling standard industrial filters. A short time later, we started developing and manufacturing our own solutions such as filter rakes for mechanical treatment of wastewater and other liquids. In 1987, the world's first oil mist separator was…


Contec wedge wire filters / metal edge filters

Liquid filtration using fully automatic wedge wire filters / metal edge filters. Self-cleaning liquid filtration without interrupting for complicated conditions. contec wedge wire filters / metal edge filters for the filtration of complicated, viscous or gel-like media such as lacquer, emulsions, oil, polyurethane, chocolate, bitumen…


Liquid filtration using fully automatic reverse flow filter

contec automatic filters are automatic backwash filters for the filtration of low-viscosity liquids. The filters guarantee uninterrupted and trouble-free operation of industrial plants and engines. Your advantage: With these reliable filter systems you also extend the maintenance intervals, thereby keeping your operating costs low and…


Extracting and filtering oil mist

Experts know all about the problem. High concentrations of oil mist by industrial production result in health risks and environmental pollution.
This applies particularly to large workshops and factories in which rotating machines such as wheel mechanisms, turbines, turbo units or compressors for producing energy or compressed…


Modern three-way battle: avoid emissions, save costs and operate the systems safely

The smallest Contec Oil Mist Separator (COMS) type 180/435 cleans around 205,000 m3 of exhaust air from the oil mist every year and saves about sixty litres of lubricating oil.

The COMS prevent pollution caused by the precipitation of oil mist in systems and in rooms. Damage to the health of employees and the…


Filtech 2018 in Cologne

Contec® will exhibit on Filtech 2018

13 – 15 March 2018 - Cologne/Germany - Hall 11.1 - Booth No. M7

The world's premier trade show for innovations and services in filtration.

Our engineers and sales team will be of your assistance for any questions concerning…


Best practice: customer-specific filtration solution for highly viscous media such as chocolate

Industrial filtration of highly viscous media gives rise to problems that conventional filters cannot solve. Contec Industrieausrüstung GmbH tackled this problem and modified a self-cleaning filter system for chocolate filtration. The Contec wedge wire filter with its multifaceted properties contributes to product quality by removing…


Filtration solution for highly viscous media such as bitumen

Industrial filtration of highly viscous media gives rise to problems that conventional filters cannot solve. Contec accepted the challenge and found a successful filtration solution for highly viscous media such as bitumen in the manufacture of cold self-adhesive vapor barriers for large-area roofs.

The challenge:…