The Bitzer competence center for screw compressors in Rottenburg, Germany, is the world’s largest class manufacturing unit for this product group. Bitzer strives to ensure a seamless system through ‘Bipros’ production system. JARN visited the center and reported the key elements of the system.
An investment of 15 million, an additional 9,000 m2of production and warehousing space and, in the future, up to 80 new jobs?these are the key figures associated with the expansion project at the German factory in Rottenburg recently completed by Bitzer. Christian Wehrle, chief production officer, explains, “Our competence center for screw compressors is setting the standard at a global level in terms of efficiency, quality, delivery reliability, and environmental friendliness. The Rottenburg factory is a benchmark in the industry.”