Facts and History

Underground – where pump safety matters.

In 1947, ABEL GmbH was founded as an engineering company by Wilhelm Abel in Düsseldorf. In the beginning, the company manufactured and sold pumps for the mining industry. As the years passed, additional products and sales markets were added. Today, ABEL is known throughout the world for its production of diaphragm, solids handling, high pressure and marine pumps. By now, the company group consists of several firms and approximately 130 employees worldwide.

The design and development, production, and customer service departments are located together at the company’s headquarters in Büchen, just outside of Hamburg.

Administration and manufacturing plant:

  • Büchen, Germany


Sales and service companies:

  • Pittsburgh, PA USA
  • Madrid, Spain

 

More than a few ABEL pumps have lasted for
30 years (and longer).