Nordic Air Filtration A/S

Nordic Air Filtration A/S

Nordic Air Filtration is a part of the internationally recognized company Hengst Group. Hengst is recognized as one of the market leaders in filtration to automotive and engines industry, as a producer of a wide variety of filtration applications in the industrial and consumer goods sectors. With more than 3,000 employees at 14 locations on four continents, the Hengst family of companies is well-established globally.

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Bergenvej 1 , Nakskov , Denmark DK - 4900 Denmark
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Industry Type:
Air Filtration
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)
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Specialized in HVAC, industrial & Gas Turbine Air Inlet Filtration 

Nordic Air Filtration is a high technology filter manufacturer supplying filters for resellers and OEMs throughout the world. We supply replacement filter cartridges to a wide range of industries as well as more than 200.000 filter cartridges for new filter houses annually through our OEM partners. Since we were established in 1991, we have continuously focused our effort on developing high quality air filter solutions for our customers within the gas turbine and industrial sector. 

Industrial Filtration for Various Industries

With a range of more than 4000 different filters and 20+ types of high quality filter media, Nordic Air Filtration provides air filtration systems for various industries and dust types, including abrasive, toxic and explosive dust. We specialize in dust and fumes from cement, metal/aluminum, food & beverages, wood work, chemicals, powder coating, plasma/laser cutting, sand blasting, textiles, welding and casting. In addition to that, we offer customized filter solutions and on-site technical field support.

Gas Turbine Air Inlet Filtration for all Operating Environments

We provide high technology Gas Turbine air filtration solutions for all operating environments in all parts of the world. Our cartridges are installed on GE, Siemens, Alstom, Turbomach, Solar and many other gas turbines around the world. With our vast gas turbine experience and our wide range of high quality media and material, we offer first fit and retrofit filter element solutions, custom solutions for specific air inlet filtration needs as well as on-site technical field test and support. 

HVAC / Ventilation Filter Solutions

We also supply a wide range of EN779:2012 and EN 1822 certified HVAC / ventilation filter solutions including Hepa filters, Pocket filters, Panel filters, V-Bank/Compact filters and Combi Carbon filters suitable for most air handling units. Our solutions are suitable for all enviroments, including Cleanrooms, Offices, Universities, Cities, Industrial zones, Rural areas etc.

R&D - Innovative Filtration Solutions

At our manufacturing facilities in Denmark, our highly skilled R&D department ensures certified high quality product in line with our primary goal: To continuously develop innovative filtration solutions that increase performance and reduce cost for our customers - Quality on Time.

At Nordic Air Filtration, we strive to be the world's choice for filtration solutions. We provide products and services that our customers view as the highest value in the industry.
Everyday we strive for becoming even better.

Our Vision
We are leaders in our industry .. and have exceptionally high customer loyalty.

Our Mission
We will provide our customers with know-how, innovation, quality, flexibility and security of supply – and thereby live up to our motto “Quality on Time”. 

Nordic Air Filtration's Values


We act honestly and fairly with colleagues and business partners.

We always ensure information is shared to the best of our knowledge and conscience in a spirit of mutual respect.

We accomplish our tasks objectively and with the target in mind. Personal attitudes or our own advantages do not play any role.

We interact with one another by applying jointly agreed rules.


Our conduct to others is always characterized by mutual respect and esteem, as we would expect for ourselves.

We accept diversity and uniqueness of our counterparts to ensure an atmosphere of trust.

When developing our products and processes, we are guided by the principle of sustainability and regard for natural resources and the environment.


As employees of Hengst and Nordic Air Filtration, we regard ourselves as a community with shared interests.

We display team spirit and keep together to attain our objectives.

We remain loyal to our employer and uphold open dialog with one another, even in cases where interests conflict.

We are honest and reliable and always stick to our word.


We carry out our tasks reliably, uphold a spirit of responsibility, and are prepared to learn from our mistakes.

We successfully perform our tasks and ensure a corresponding degree of benefit.

We work effectively and efficiently, in other words we do the right things in the best possible manner.

We avoid misconduct and waste, no matter how seemingly trivial.

Certified Products that meet future demands

Nordic Air Filtration's Research and Development departments located in Denmark and Germany works together to ensure our global customers new unique products that provide added value.

In everything we do, we strive to continuously develop innovative filtration solutions that increase performance and reduce operating cost for our customers.

Collaboration with original manufacturers

By developing new products in close collaboration with large original manufacturers of dust collectors, bag houses and gas turbine air inlet houses, we make sure our filtration solutions meet future demands, are in line with the latest technologies and optimized for the actual operating environm .New products are launched after being fully lab and field tested. Nordic Air Filtration's products are certified in accordance with regulatory requirements, such as ASHRAE 52.2 (2007) and PM 2.5.

At Nordic Air Filtration, we value skilled, committed and quality conscious employees, who strive to improve on the status quo. We back new ideas and initiatives and promote visionary and committed employees.

New employees will go through an introduction programme and most employees will start their career in the production to build extensive knowledge of our products.

Global presence = global job opportunities
We export 95% of our air filter cartridges to Europe, Asia, Middle East and Africa. Thanks to our global presence, all employees at Nordic Air Filtration have unique international opportunities.

Job opportunities
Nordic Air Filtration is in a rapid development phase and we regularly have job openings in one of our departments.

At our production site in Nakskov, Denmark, we constantly seek to improve our processes and quality. In line with this, we are always on the lookout for skilled factory workers who will help us achieve these goals.

In our R&D department, our primary aim is to improve the filter efficiency of our filters and prolong filter life cycles. Also, we strive to meet specific customer demands.

An extension of our customer’s engineering department

The R&D department at Nordic Air Filtration can help improve the performance of our customers' filtration solution and ensure high ROI. We do so by acting as an extension of our customer's engineering department.

Our strong technical team and extensive laboratory facilities allow us to provide a variety of services to our Global customers such as:

  • Standard Analytical Tests
  • Custom Tests
  • Mullen Burst Testing
  • Microscopic Photography
  • Particle Sizing

Our Standard Analysis includes:

  • Filter Service Life Testing (how much life is left in your filter)
  • Reverse Engineering
  • Failed Filter Analysis (Cause of Failure)
  • Contaminant Analysis (Type/amount/dust loading characteristics)

Our Prototype Design Testing tests all new designs thoroughly. Custom Tests include:

  • Pulseablility
  • Particle Analysis
  • Filtrate pH
  • Filtrate Hydrocarbon/Oil Contamination
  • Microscopic Analysis and Micrography