Specialist for Pumping Technology
Ruhrpumpen is a company dedicated to the manufacture of centrifugal pumps whose main markets are petrochemical, mining, industrial, power, chemicals and water.
At the present day Ruhrpumpen has a strong global presence with manufacturing facilities, sales offices and service centers located in Germany, Mexico, USA, Egypt, Argentina, Brazil, India, Canada, Colombia and Chile.
Originally, the Ruhrpumpen brand began as a company by the name of Ruhrpumpen GMBH Wende & Hentschel, founded after the war period, in the year of 1950. In the following years the company went through several administrative changes, being acquired by the company Ruhrstahlwerke AG in 1955 that a year later would be associated with Rheinische Stahlwerke. From that time, the company began operating under the name Ruhrpumpen GMBH.
In the year of 1963, Ruhrpumpen GMBH became part of Rheinstahl Hüttenwerke AG still within the corporate group Rheinische Stahlwerke.