TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie GmbH

Since more than 15 years TEKA Absaug- und Entsorgungstechnologie is a trustworthy partner for clean air at workplace and for environmental conservation in the company. All over Germany our company belongs to the leading ones in its area. Rightly: Because of our innovative and qualitative high class suction- and filtering units we make sure that your employees can breath deeply again. Dust and smoke pollute the air during many work activities. They endanger the employees’ health, damage the environment and affect the productivity. Our clientele counts regional small companies as well as international global corporations out of numerous branches of industry. More than a hundred employees work hand in hand in divisions of development, manufacture and distribution to offer customized solutions all over the world.

Company details

Industriestraße 13 , Velen , D-46342 Germany

Locations Served

Business Type:
Manufacturer
Industry Type:
Air and Climate - Air Filtration
Market Focus:
Globally (various continents)

1995
Founding of the company TEKA on April 1, 1995 by the current managing directors Jürgen Kemper and Erwin Telöken. At first, the company is based on a farm in Gescher, Westphalia.
          
1996
    
Move to a 6000 square meter property in Velen/Westphalia Entry into the Dutch market Number of employees: 5
          
1997
Entry into the Austrian market First participation in the international trade fair “Welding and Cutting” in Essen             
 
1999
    
German Institute for Occupational Safety (Berufsgenossenschaftliche Institut für Arbeitsschutz, BGIA) certifies three types of mobile filter units
Number of employees: 15

2000
    
Symposium of the Purchasing Association of German Hardware Dealers (Einkaufsbüros Deutscher Eisenhändler, EDE) at TEKA’s Number of employees: 20         
 
2001
    
Entry into the French market First important participation in the trade fair „Welding and Cutting“ in Essen Number of employees: 30         
 
2003   
Purchase of a 20.000 square meter property located at Industriestraße in Velen as site for production, warehouse and administration  Presentation of filter units for large format plotters
          
2004
Further extension of the production area by 300 square meters
         
2006
    
In May, construction begin of another office and warehouse building on the company’s premises; the departments of the technology center also move in in September First BGIA-certification worldwide of a central filter unit (type FILTERCUBE 2N-4H) according to international standards
Number of employees: 80
          
2007
    
TEKA is finalist of the award for small and medium-sized businesses (“Großer Preis des Mittelstandes”), conferred by the „Oskar-Patzelt-Foundation“ Number of employees: 90

2008
    
Opening of an external training centre for technical seminars as well as product trainings and presentations in nearby Borken-Weseke. Besides two training rooms, all mobile and central TEKA standard units are presented in the centre. Number of employees: 100

2009   
TEKA receives the award for small and medium-sized businesses (Großer Preis des Mittelstandes) of the Oskar-Patzelt-Foundation.        
 
2010   
TEKA expands its AIRTECH series by the central extraction unit BlowTec.
          
2011   
TEKA participates in the research project 'Intelligent monitoring filters'. Project partners include Electronic Design Chemnitz, Turck duotec and X-Fab Semiconductor Foundries. The project is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF).         
 
2012   
New subsidiary in Austria TEKA starts a cross-company training initiative Number of employees: 120 (of which about 10 percent trainees)