DILO has been a specialist manufacturer of SF6 gas handling equipment for about 50 years. As leading manufacturer in this field, DILO provides a comprehensive range of service and measuring units allowing emission-free and professional SF6 gas handling. DILO’s product range also includes a variety of SF6 gas fittings, SF6 gas monitoring systems, SF6 leak testing units as well as high-pressure tube unions. DILO is a key technology partner for switchgear manfacturers and power utilities all over the globe and has an established distribution network comprising more than 60 agents worldwide.

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Frundsbergstrasse 36 , Babenhausen , Bayern D-87727 Germany

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Monitoring and Testing - Leak Detection
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Globally (various continents)
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DILO is your flexible technology partner
With quality and innovation for leading global brands

If you need a technology partner who combines top quality, sustainability and innovative solutions with the flexibility of a medium-sized company DILO is your perfect partner.

Being specialized in the core competence fields of 'SF6 gas handling' and 'High pressure tube unions' we offer everything necessary for successful solutions ranging from best product advice to service. With great passion and without any compromises. Therefore DILO has been renowned in the significant technology markets all over the world for more than 60 years.

SF6 gas handling
Nowadays, SF6 gas handling contributes the major share of turnover for DILO. As the leading brand worldwide we have all the resources and know how in order to implement individual customer requirements quickly and flexibly.

High pressure tube unions
The metal-to-metal sealing principle developed by DILO is the system preferred in sectors with extremely high pressures and temperatures as well as aggressive media. Our product range will satisfy practically all pipe diameter and wall thickness requirements.

Technology and environment in harmony

With more than 300 qualified staff and 60 agents all over the world driven by quality, innovation, responsibility and flexibility we focus on healthy growth and sustainability also in the future.

Technology and environment in harmony is the clear commitment of DILO towards its staff, customers and partners all over the world. This demand for ecological responsibility is also guaranteed by our product strategy with in-house production and quality 'Made in Germany'.

Values for valuable cooperation

For us, quality means to continuously exceed clearly defined requirements in all sections.

Thanks to innovative solutions we offer our customers additional value in safety, handling and economic efficiency. 

For us, reliability means to comprehensively fulfil agreements and promises made. 

Facing the challenges of the market with flexibility, we help to boost our customers' success as well as our own.


All stages of the cycle from market analysis to product development, construction, producton, distribution, training and service are integrated in the DILO quality system. This is how we ensure the high quality standard of our products and services. 

Approvals and test certificates:

  • Certification in accordance with ISO 9001:2008
  • Confirmation of quality assurance in accordance with KTA 1401
  • HP0 approval as manufacturer of pressure equipment
  • Production supervision in accordance with 2014/68/EU pressure equipment directive

Origin of materials
Explanation on use of conflict materials

Our company does not activate any direct imports of conflict materials related to the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, which came into force in 2010.

Processing solutions from the idea through to series production
We are dedicated to manufacturing innovative products. We, as an extremely innovative company continually pursue new solutions for practical application. Safety, efficiency and usability are our guidelines.

Thorough inspection
When stipulating the appropriate component for each application the components and materials are subject to strict material and hardness tests. Everything which is created on the virtual drawing board is carefully assembled with great attention as a proto type and thoroughly tested. Measuring devices and components for measuring instruments for example are tested for functionality in climate chambers under extreme climatic conditions.

After successful test the proto type is integrated into the system with a further test step – for example an SF6 service cart is finally tested thoroughly in our test centre.

Customer orientated troubleshooting
Our engineers and technicians are always searching for user friendly solutions tailored to customer requirements. For development we attach great importance to close collaboration with our customers since user feedback flows directly into our product development. Thus we make use of customer problems for practical solutions for professional and sustainable SF6 gas handling.

Made in Germany manufacturing
The best quality, flexibility and adherence to delivery dates

We are dedicated to quality and delivery reliability. With this focus in mind we always pursue a strategy with a high level of vertically integrated manufacturing.

Core competence within our company
All key components which require a high production competence are generally manufactured in our company – no matter whether SF6 coupling parts, safety valves or compressor components. Regarding our sub-contractors we only cooperate with companies which meet our quality requirements without any compromises.

'Made in Germany' Quality
Performance oriented flow assembly, continual improvement of the operational procedure and close integration with the development department guarantee high production efficiency. Our integrated quality management ensures excellence in the manufacturing of products which fulfil the requirement of 'Made in Germany' quality.

Flexibility and delivery reliability
The high in-house production ratio provides high flexibility and independence. Therefore even in extreme cases we are able to meet customer requirements quickly.

Added value in production through a high level of vertically integrated manufacturing