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Scheuch - A family-operated company

Scheuch GmbH was founded on 5th January, 1963 by Alois Scheuch in the Austrian town of Ried, and celebrated its 50-year anniversary in 2013. In its half a century of history, Scheuch has always stood for innovative solutions for air purification in industrial enterprises.

Over 50 years, this family-operated company has grown from a traditional sheet metal fabrication enterprise to a major international business. Today, Scheuch is active throughout the world and is a leader in ventilation and environmental technology within many sectors of industry.

The milestones of the success story

... Alois Scheuch takes over his father's sheet metal fabrication business with 6 staff members. His first big order is to build the first ventilation system for the hospital in Ried.

... The first dedusting system is set up in a joiner's workshop.

... First orders are received from the chipboard industry.

... Scheuch sets itself up for the metals and industrial minerals industries.

... Scheuch employs over 100 staff members.

... Alois Scheuch has the IMPULS cleaning system for filter bags patented.

... Scheuch employs over 200 staff members.

... The year of developments: the product range is enhanced with the electrostatic precipitator and plants for flue gas cleaning and exhaust gas cleaning for the chipboard industry.
... From this point onwards, production takes place at the 9300 m² Aurolzmünster site in Austria.

... New office building in Aurolzmünster.

... With over 500 staff members, two important developments achieve success:
... emc technology for the cement industry
... The LIGNO filter range

... Scheuch has the ERCS system patented.

... Scheuch receives the patent for the pressure adjustment system used in filter bag cleaning.
... Marks the start of production at the Prievidza plant in Slovakia (Scheuch s.r.o.)

... Marks the beginning of the generational handover. While Alois Scheuch works on the supervisory board, his son, Stefan Scheuch, assumes responsibility for some of the operational management duties.

... The IMPULS flat-bag filter/IMPULS oval bag filter and deconox process for NOx reduction are developed.

... Together, Stefan Scheuch and Jörg Jeliniewski lead over 700 staff members.

... Outsourcing of the wood division and foundation of Scheuch LIGNO in Mehrnbach, Austria.
... Acquisition of LBH in Wolfsegg, Austria, with over 70 staff members.

... Acquisition of the American ventilation and environment technology specialists CAMCORP with over 70 staff members.
... Acquisition of the American ventilation and environment technology specialists Schust with over 70 staff members.

Scheuch GmbH, Weierfing 68, A-4971 Aurolzmünster, Tel.: +43 77 52 905-0, Fax: -65000, E-Mail:

We provide systems for maintaining clean air

Innovative air and environmental technology for industrial applications has been Scheuch‘s stock in trade for 50 years now. Whether the solutions involve extraction, dedusting, conveying, flue gas purification or plant manufacturing, Scheuch is a leading expert with a pole position on the market in numerous sectors, and offers its customers application-specific, high-quality solutions to their air and environmental technology issues.