About us

About Polytechnik Company

Polytechnik in the evening

POLYTECHNIK
is one of the major suppliers of ventilation and combustion technology systems and is renowned for the planning and supply of turnkey biomass combustion plants for combined heat and power generation.

About us

Polytechnik Aerial photo

The POLYTECHNIK group comprises approx. 250 employees and in addition to its parent plant in Weissenbach/Triesting (Austria) has subsidiaries in Hungary, Switzerland, France, Poland, Russia, Romania, Belorussia, Australia and New Zealand.

The POLYTECHNIK Group export rate is currently (2009) approx. 95% and there are over 2,500 POLYTECHNIK plants in operation around the globe.

POLYTECHNIK supples biomass fuel combustion plants with a range of performance of 300 - 30,000 kW (single boiler output).
Different combustion systems are employed depending on the type and moisture content of the fuel (reciprocating grate, horizontal grate and horizontal combustion grate).
Hot water, high temperature water, steam or thermal oil are used as a heat transfer medium.
The plants can be used to produce heating and process heat as well as to generate energy (steam or ORC process).
The electrical output ranges from 200 kW to 20,000 kW (power).

POLYTECHNIK combustion plants are used in industrial and wood processing operations as well as for the production of municipal heat in local and district heating networks.
The company also offers fuel preparation and crushing services on request.

POLYTECHNIK extraction units, filter units and spark-extinguishing systems are well known in the timber industry for their high quality and long life-cycles.

Our domestic and international support centres provide individual customer service.
As part of our project management service, we also help our customers to compile the necessary official approval documents and support them through the official formalities and during commissioning negotiations.

Company philosophy

Globally local

Combustion Technology

POLYTECHNIK
supples biomass fuel combustion plants with a performance range of 300 kW - 30,000 kW (single boiler output).
Different combustion systems are employed depending on the type and moisture content of the fuel.
Hot water, high temperature water, steam or thermal oil are used as a heat transfer medium.
The plants can be used to produce heating and process heat as well as to generate energy (steam or ORC process).
Electrical output ranges from 300 kW to 5,000 kW (power).

POLYTECHNIK combustion plants are used in trade and industrial operations (wood processing).
Within the last 20 years, the generation of communal heat in local and district heating networks has been added to the mix.
The company is also involved in the preparation and crushing of fuel materials.

Ventilation Technology

POLYTECHNIK
extraction units, filter units, spark-extinguishing systems and spray booth facilities are well known in the timber industry for their high quality and long life-cycle.

Our systems are subject to stringent quality inspections.

Our domestic and international support centres provide individual customer service.
As part of our project management service, we also help our customers to compile the necessary official approval documents and support them through the official formalities and during commissioning negotiations.

A simple illustration of the carbon cycle

Company premises in 1900

Company premises in 1900

Company premises in 2008

Company premises

Elite Austria December 2013