BIOS BIOENERGIESYSTEME GmbH is active in research, development, planning and optimisation of processes and plants designed to generate heat, cold and power from biomass as well as processes for biomass treatment (pelletising, torrefication as well as with industrial waste heat recovery). The BIOS team of engineers has many years of comprehensive experience in the design and operation of plants for energetic biomass utilisation and can refer to a wide range of project implementations and successful developments. Cooperation contracts with Graz University of Technology and with the Austrian Bioenergy Competence Centre Bioenergy 2020 GmbH ensure direct access to the latest developments and innovations in this area. Furthermore, BIOS has established close contacts to national and international scientific institutions and companies by participating in national and international R&D and demonstration projects.

Company details

Inffeldgasse 21b , Graz , A-8010 A-8010 Austria

Locations Served

Business Type:
Service provider
Industry Type:
Energy - Bioenergy
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
Year Founded:
1,000,000 - 10,000,000 €

Prof. Ingwald Obernberger, the managing director of BIOS BIOENERGIESYSTEME GmbH, is head of the research group “Energetic Biomass Utilisation” at the Graz University of Technology, Austrian representative in the IEA Bioenergy Agreement, Task 32 “Biomass Combustion and Co-firing” and key researcher in the Austrian Bioenergy Competence Centre (Bioenergy 2020+ GmbH) for the areas “Biomass Combustion (medium- and large-scale plants)” and “Modelling and Simulation”.

BIOS BIOENERGIESYSTEME GmbH is an industrial partner and via the association of companies a shareholder of the Bioenergy 2020+ GmbH. The Bioenergy 2020+ GmbH is a centre of competence within the Austrian COMET-Programme, where R&D projects in the field of energetic biomass utilisation are performed in close cooperation between scientific and industrial partners. This guarantees direct access to relevant infrastructure and knowledge concerning R&D in the field of thermochemical biomass conversion (access to laboratory and pilot plant facilities for test runs, comprehensive and modern analysis and measurement equipment as well as latest results of R&D projects).

The experience gained in projects that have already been implemented, as well as detailed knowledge in the planning and design of thermal biomass conversion systems guarantee that solutions provided by BIOS are at the cutting edge of technology and meet the highest standards of cost effectiveness and environmental compatibility.

BIOS BIOENERGIESYSTEME GmbH is an experienced and reliable partner for all fields of energetic biomass and industrial waste heat utilisation. The solutions offered take account of all the latest developments and innovations in this sector and meet the most demanding requirements.