Hofstetter BV

Hofstetter is the world’s leading specialist in flaring technology and degassing systems. The company was established in 1975 and to date has installed more than 1,600 systems around the world. Hofstetter solutions and products within the field of gas technology and gas combustion are used everywhere where combustible gases have to be collected, transported or disposed of. Our top priority is for all the components of the system to work perfectly together to achieve maximum safety and compliance with gas emissions regulations. We are your partner for landfill gas, biogas, mine gas and industrial gas. Thanks to our flexible sales and engineering system we can respond to customer requests quickly and expertly. In addition to degassing and gas flaring systems, Hofstetter also supplies the complete measuring and registration unit for JI (Joint Implementation) and CDM (Clean Development Mechanism) projects.

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Boeing Avenue 8 , Schiphol-Rijk , 1119 PB Netherlands

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Industry Type:
Energy - Waste to Energy
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
Year Founded:
10,000,000 - 100,000,000 €


Successful development
Hofstetter Umwelttechnik was founded in 1975. The company worked at that time with partners, including landfill site operators, to develop degassing systems to overcome the problem of bad smells. Thanks to the company's gifted engineers, there followed a new generation of modern degassing plants for landfill sites, with the focus on combustion technology. Soon Hofstetter became the first port of call for customers seeking solutions for extracting and disposing of gasses from landfill sites. With visionary farsightedness, creative inventiveness and enormous energy.

Hofstetter BV has developed to become today one of the world’s leading providers of Gas Treatment Technology systems.

Gas Treatment Technology with vision
Wherever there is a build-up of gas that has to be captured to prevent it escaping into the atmosphere, Hofstetter has the ideal solution, technically and economically. With premium Gas Treatment Technology, your success is guaranteed.

Protection for the climate and environment is not only enshrined in much of our legislation, it is also supported worldwide in the form of the Kyoto Agreement. Our vision of becoming one of the world’s leading players in the environmentally sound handling of gas emissions goes hand in hand with these obligations. This spurs us on to develop, build and install the best plants in the world for the gas utilisation and disposal of gas. Our top priorities are quality, reliability and innovation.

Taking a long-term view on treating the Earth responsibly is vitally important nowadays. By using greenhouse gases as sources of energy, we can replace fossil fuels in generating power. We enable our customers to make direct use of these gases, and protect the environment at the same time.

Over 1700 installed systems worldwide
Hofstetter is a leading company in its field, with over 1700 systems installed worldwide. Working closely with our customers inspires us to be innovative and constantly move forward. Through our extensive network of partners, we are able to have direct contact with our customers, and in many countries we have our own specialists available locally.

  • 40 years experience
  • 1700 installed systems
  • Worldwide present

Proven quality – it pays for itself
As our customer, you benefit from the longevity and the low running and maintenance costs of our gas treatment systems. Hofstetter Gas Technology Systems are of outstandingly high quality. This leads to maximum efficiency and an extra long service life.

Hofstetter BV develops top-quality solutions that are perfectly designed to suit the operating conditions. Gas emissions comply with the legal requirements in every operating situation – even after the plant has been running for countless hours.

Quality management is key at Hofstetter.


The strength of our company – internally and externally – is built on the fact that we concentrate on plant engineering and gas treatment technology. This is the best way for us to focus our knowledge and experience, so we can ensure that we continue providing our customers with the best quality state-of-the-art products. Our products and system solutions are consistently measured against international benchmarks and optimised accordingly.

We have over three decades of specific engineering expertise, so we can always find the right complete solution to any problem. Our philosophy is to achieve maximum operating benefit in the minimum amount of space. The Gas Treatment Systems are delivered pre-assembled. They are quickly and easily assembled and commissioned on site. They are easy to use, meaning that you save on training costs and can sort out any problems quickly. Day in, day out, we strive to provide you with the best possible product.