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BUCHEN UmweltService GmbH

The longstanding cross-sector expertise of BUCHEN combined with its highly qualified and committed employees make us an experienced and reliable partner

BUCHEN UmweltService GmbH

BUCHEN is among the leading industrial service companies in Europe. With about 2,700 employees, BUCHEN generated sales of approx. 320 million euros in 2016 in its three divisions: industrial service, waste disposal and remediation. Founded in 1844, the company began to focus on industrial cleaning in 1965. Since then, it has operated wherever refineries, chemical groups and heavy industry are to be found. BUCHEN has locations all over Europe. It believes in close customer proximity and systematic specialisation according to its customers' wishes.

Comprehensive services – a single point of contact

  • As well as industrial cleaning and shutdown management, the company's extensive range of services includes a large number of specialities such as a tank service, catalyst handling, mobile sludge dewatering, and power station and nuclear services.
    Reflecting the quantities of waste requiring special supervision that arise during almost all assignments, special waste disposal is the second mainstay of BUCHEN's range of services.
    Remediation is a further major sector. For the huge range of remediation projects, BUCHEN develops technically sophisticated and economical solutions in close cooperation with its customers and the relevant authorities.

    BUCHEN is one of the leading industrial services companies in Europe. Its headquarters are in Cologne; the company operates a total of 36 locations in 14 countries. Added to this there are operating sites and subsidiaries


  • Here you can find BUCHEN's most important figures at a glance.

    • > BUCHEN figures 2016
      Employeesapprox. 2,700
      Sales320 million euros
      National locations20
      International locations48 in 13 countries

      The headquarters in Cologne is conveniently situated on the A1 motorway and the Industriestraße

BUCHEN UmweltService GmbH 
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