News 2013

11/28/2013 – World premiere in Australia - The first BK 52 large-scale block compressors start operations

In April, the most powerful compressor block from BAUER KOMPRESSOREN, BK 52, were presented to the public in the presence of the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany Angela Merkel at the Hanover Fair 2013. Now, the two first blocks of type BK 52.12 and 52.13 are being shipped to Australia, as the heart of a natural gas refuelling station in Sydney for refuelling of buses with environmentally friendly natural gas. Read more

11/04/2013 – Ground-breaking ceremony at BAUER

In Geretsried, south of Munich, a highly modern building for subsidiary BAUER KOMPRESSOREN is being constructed next to the UNICCOMP BAUER compressor factory. The symbolic ground-breaking ceremony was held on 11th October. Read more

10/30/2013 – International appearance of the BAUER GROUP at K-Messe 2013

At the world's largest plastics trade show, the specialist for systems for compressing and preparing gases and air will be in attendance from 16th to 23rd October in Hall 13 with two stands and an international product range. Highlights on show included the latest product innovations from subsidiaries BAUER COMPRESSEURS/France and BAUER COMPRESSORS/USA. Read more

09/11/2013 – Latest news from the Polarstern expedition

What we saw underwater was breathtaking – infinitely clear deep blue water, an indescribably beautiful underwater landscape with deep jagged icebergs, ice caves and – most importantly: thousands of krill larvae, dancing like mosquito swarms around ice formations and eating algae – we reached the destination for this trip, everyone was transfixed by the sights and we began the documentary recording of transects, video documentation, regular dives at different times of day, etc. Read more

08/29/2013 – Update from the Polarstern research icebreaker ship

The German research icebreaker is, as already reported, out and about in the Antarctic winter with a MARINER 250 type BAUER compressor unit conducting important research work on the effect of climate change on ocean fauna. Read more

06/28/2013 – BAUER KOMPRESSOREN sponsors youth culture project in Munich

Under the title ‘Rampenlichter’ (‘Spotlights’), a committed theatre festival is currently underway in Munich for children and young people, sponsored by the non-profit association “Spielen in der Stadt e.V.” Read more

06/06/2013 – BAUER KOMPRESSOREN at Caspian Oil & Gas in Baku

Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, is playing host to the “Caspian Oil & Gas Exhibition and Conference” – one of the leading trade fairs in the oil and gas sector – from 04.06 to 07.06.2013. Read more

04/08/2013 – Munich/Hannover – The BAUER GROUP welcomes Dr. Angela Merkel – she visited our stand at Hannover Messe on Monday 8 April

For her tour of Hannover Messe, the world’s foremost technology exhibition, the German chancellor had chosen eight companies representing the most outstanding technological developments. Read more

03/08/2013 – BK 52 – the new water cooled top model from BAUER

At Hannover Messe 2013, BAUER KOMPRESSOREN unveiled its new top model BK 52 from its water cooled compact series. This impressive new compact unit features two four-cylinder stages that effortlessly provide double the FAD of this series's previous champion. Read more

01/25/2013 – BAUER KOMPRESSOREN presents compressor to the University of Rostock

Five years ago, BAUER KOMPRESSOREN provided the research diver centre of the University of Rostock with a mobile breathing air compressor, model OCEANUS. Read more

01/22/2013 – BAUER KOMPRESSOREN committed to environmental conservation

As in previous years, BAUER KOMPRESSOREN, a market leader for diving compressors, along with other leading manufacturers of diving equipment, supports the project out of a sense of conviction and responsibility for the conservation of the habitat "ocean" with a cash donation. Read more


BAUER KOMPRESSOREN will present herself also in 2013 on the worldwide biggest water sports exhibition "boot" in Düsseldorf. This will be the motto of BAUER KOMPRESSOREN in hall 3 / booth A19 and puts emphasize on the fact that BAUER KOMPRESSOREN, the biggest and most important manufacturer of breathing air compressors and systems for air purification in the world, takes care that the most important part of the diving equipment, the breathing air, complies always with the strict values of DIN EN... Read more