JVK Filtration Systems GmbH

JVK is one of the biggest private enterprises manufacturing thermoplastic filter elements. JVK filter elements are successfully used in the industries in almost every country of the world. JVK is one of the leading manufacturers of innovative filter elements made from thermoplastic and other materials, which are successfully used worldwide. JVK offers since more than 45 years high technical standard and know how, continous innovations and long experience in the field of the solid-liquid separation, as well as engineering and processing to manufacture filter elements.

Company details

Obere Lerch 2 , Georgensgmünd , 91166 Germany

Locations Served

Business Type:
Industry Type:
Water Filtration and Separation
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

The excellent and international reputation of the enterprise and the special operational efficiency are based on:

  • exceptional high quality standard of the products
  • modern production techniques
  • know how regarding processing and filtration technology
  • comprehensive consultation
  • fast solution of any filtration problems
  • optimisation of filtration processes
  • production flexibility covering any request of our customers

The world-wide activities of JVK are supported by presentations of the products on the occasion of international fairs and seminars.

1962 J. J. VOWINCKEL GMBH was the first company to start the production of polyoleofine filter elements for the application in the filtration field. Even today filter plates manufactured at that time are still in operation.

1982 JVK took over production equipment, installations and know how for manufacturing of filter elements from Vowinckel GmbH.

1989 JVK acquired competitor HANSEN BTR. Membrane chamber plates with exchangeable rubber membranes completed the JVK product line.

In 1992 JVK expanded the production capacity by taking over the production facilities for filter plates from a filter press manufacturer.