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 more than 40 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, related equipment, and services. Customers benefit from extensive research and development. 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 customer proximity.

Our market 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 collection
  • Fossil-fired, nuclear, and renewable power generation
  • Specific general industries, e.g., pulp and paper, fertilizers, and other markets
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Rotating Equipment Services

Service solutions for rotating equipment

We offer service solutions for rotating equipment such as turbines, pumps, compressors, motors, generators, and other adjacent equipment for Sulzer and third-party equipment. Our services are dedicated to improving customers’ processes and business performance. Fast and flexible execution tailored to customers’ needs reduces maintenance time and costs. With our global network of service centers, we offer a one-stop shop for all services and solutions close to the customer. These include maintenance, repair, replacement parts, and retrofit/upgrades. As a fully integrated maintenance partner, Sulzer can manage projects from the design stage right through to final installation and commissioning on-site.

Our market focus is on: 

  • Gas and steam turbines 
  • Compressors
  • Generators and electrical motors
  • Pumps in the oil and gas markets, power markets, and many other markets
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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 industry. Our advanced and economical solutions set standards in the field of mass transfer and static mixing.

Our market focus is on:

  • High-performing 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 market 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 healthcare 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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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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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



Roughly 15'000 employees from all over the world work at Sulzer.

Production and service locations


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

Sales in 2017

CHF 3.0 billion

Sulzer generated sales of CHF 3.0 billion in 2017

Group Communications

Sulzer Management Ltd

Neuwiesenstrasse 15

8401 Winterthur


Phone: +41 52 262 30 00

Fax: +41 52 262 31 00