As small company focused on new technologies for reduction of operating cost, based on the requirements of our customers we have developed 4 different product lines, oil skimmer, electrostatic oil cleaning, waste water treatment and cleaning service for cooling water pipelines.
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- Business Type:
- Industry Type:
- Oil Spills
- Market Focus:
- Internationally (various countries)
- Year Founded:
As small company focused on new technologies for reduction of operating cost, based on the requirements of our customers we have developed 4 different product lines, oil skimmer, electrostatic oil cleaning, waste water treatment and magnetic filter.
1972 : Establishment of engineer office Friess in Hilden, marketing of water treatment chemicals and cleaning chemicals for cooling water systems.
1976 : Oil skimmer were added to the sales program.
1986 : Electrostatic oil cleaning machines were added to the sales program.
1992 : Changing to Friess GmbH and relocation from Hilden to Monheim am Rhein.
1998 : The stainless steel oil skimmer model 1U with oil collector tube was introduced.
1998 : The first electrostatic oil cleaner with electronic high voltage unit was delivered.
2000 : The design of the oil skimmers was changed. Housing material was changed from cast aluminium to stainless steel.
2000 : The first decanter Skimmtelligent was delivered.
2002 : A complete new product line of belt skimmers was introduced.
2003 : A quality management system was introduced.
2004 : The electrostatic oil cleaning machines were equipped with PLC control.
2005 : Oil skimmers S 100 and W40 are available with explosion prove protection according to ATEX guide lines.
2008 : Oil skimmers model 1U and W40 and S 100 are available in plastic for operation with acids.
2009 : The electrostatic oil cleaning machine D8 and D16 is available with touch screen monitor.
2010 : Waste water treatment plants produced by our partner VentilAQUA S.A. are added to product range.
2010 : The new belt skimmer model BS Universal is now available
2010 : A new coalescing filter which is able to remove water from oil is now available.
2011 : First supply of magnetic filtration system.
2012 : The new oil skimmer model 1S is now available.
2013 : The new magnetic filter system series FMF are now availabe.
2014 : The new decanter system Skimmtelligent mini is available.
2015 : The new self cleaning magnet filter system ASMF 5 is introduced.