Company profile

At your service since 1834

Our core strengths are flow control and applicators. We specialize in pumping solutions, services for rotating equipment, and separation, mixing, and application technology. Our customers benefit from a network of over 180 production and service sites in about 50 countries around the world.

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Sulzer ensures that all the locations fulfill its high quality and safety standards. The company is constantly investing in state-of-the-art machine tools, packaging, and test facilities.

Sulzer’s global manufacturing and service network combines the advantages of a global company with the flexibility of a local partner.

Our divisions

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Pumps Equipment

Pump technology and solutions

We provide a wide range of pumping solutions, compressors and mixers, including spare parts and service. Customers benefit from extensive research and development to implement the latest industry standards and technologies. We supply highly efficient products that help reduce emissions and energy consumption. Our state-of-the-art production and testing facilities around the globe ensure the most effective supply chain and highest quality.

Our focus is on:

  • The production, transport and processing of crude oil and its derivates
  • The supply, treatment and transport of water as well as wastewater treatment
  • Fossil-fired, nuclear and renewable power generation
  • Specific general industries, such as the pulp and paper, mining, metals, fertilizer, food and chemical process industries
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Rotating Equipment Services

Service solutions for rotating equipment

We offer technology-based service solutions for complex rotating equipment maintenance, including gas and steam turbines, pumps, compressors, motors, generators and other adjacent equipment – be it Sulzer or third-party equipment. Our services are dedicated to improving customers’ business performance. Fast and safe execution tailored to customers’ needs provides life cycle cost-effectiveness for every project. With our worldwide network of service centers, we offer global expertise locally, anytime, everywhere. This includes maintenance, repair, replacement parts, field service, lifetime extensions and retrofits/upgrades.

Our focus is on: 

  • Oil and gas, power, transport, mining, water, heavy and process industries
  • Gas and steam turbines, compressors, hot gas expanders, etc.
  • Generators and electrical motors
  • Pumps
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Chemtech

Separation and mixing technology and associated services

We offer separation and mixing technology, process solutions and field services for the oil and gas, hydrocarbon and chemical processing industries. Our advanced and economical solutions set standards in the fields of mass transfer and static mixing. Our product offering ranges from process components to complete separation process plants and application technologies. We are the market leader in providing monomer and polymer production technology for polylactic acid (PLA) and devolatilization for the effective removal of residuals. Our customer support covers engineering services for separation and reaction technology as well as tower field services, tray and packing installation, tower maintenance, automated weld overlay and plant turnaround projects.

Our focus is on:

  • High-performance tower internals and separators
  • Process engineering and skid solutions
  • Service for towers and static equipment
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Applicator Systems

Systems for liquid applications

We offer products and services for liquid application and mixing technology. Our customers benefit from advanced solutions in the field of precise applications as well as one- and two-component mixing and dispensing systems. Our global network ensures local knowledge and competence.

Our focus is on:

  • Mixing and dispensing systems for the adhesives and dental markets
  • Precise application systems for liquid color cosmetics and beauty accessories
  • One- and two-component application systems for the healthcare and medical markets

Our values

  • Operational excellence: We continuously strive to be faster and better.
  • Customer partnership: Together, we win.
  • Committed people: We build on the strengths and diversity of our people.

Our markets

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Oil and gas

Sulzer helps fulfill the global demand for oil and gas in the upstream, midstream, and downstream segments.

Our solutions

  • Pump systems both onshore and offshore (including subsea) for the production and transportation of oil and liquefied natural gas 
  • Process components such as fractionation trays, structured and random packings, liquid and gas distributors, gas-liquid separators, and internals for separation columns
  • Service of mechanical and electromechanical rotating equipment
  • Tray and packing installation, welding services, tower maintenance and plant turnaround projects
  • Polymerization technology for the production of PLA (polylactic acid) and EPS (expandable polystyrene)

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Power

Sulzer helps satisfy the global demand for energy. Our solutions add value in fossil-fired, nuclear, and renewable power generation.

Our solutions

  • Pumps for fossil-fired and nuclear power plants as well as renewable power generation 
  • Advanced solutions for carbon capture and storage 
  • Repair and maintenance services for turbines, generators, and motors
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Water

Sulzer helps meet the global demand for clean water. Our solutions are essential for water transport and use, as well as desalination and wastewater treatment.

Our solutions

  • Pumps and related equipment (such as lifters, mixers, aerators, compressors, control and monitoring equipment, as well as services) 
  • Pumps for water transport and use
  • Pumping solutions in wastewater treatment and desalination 
  • Service for electromechanical equipment, e.g. motors
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Other markets

We provide tailored solutions to a number of different industries, including pulp and paper, metal, tooling electronics, mining, construction, marine, rail, beauty, health care, industrial adhesives, and food.

Our solutions

  • Pumps and systems
  • Dynamic and submersible mixers and agitators
  • Repair and maintenance services for pumps, turbines, generators, and motors
  • Process and separation technology, static mixing
  • Tray and packing installation, welding services, tower maintenance and plant turnaround projects
  • Brushes, applicators, and complete packaging systems for the cosmetics industry 
  • 2-component mixing application for the dental, healthcare, and industrial adhesives markets

Employees

15'500

Roughly 15'500 employees from all over the world work at Sulzer.


Production and service locations

180

Sulzer’s production and service network spreads across the globe.


Sales in 2018

CHF 3.4 billion

Sulzer generated sales of CHF 3.4 billion in 2018.


Group Communications


Sulzer Management Ltd

Neuwiesenstrasse 15

8401 Winterthur

Switzerland

Phone: +41 52 262 30 00

Fax: +41 52 262 31 00