Press Releases

New sales partner for Czechia and Slovakia – MK Waste

May 08, 2020

Czechia and Slovakia face the challenge of implementing the Europe-wide waste handling targets. With MK Waste there is a capable partner in both countries who helps with the transition to a modern circular economy, using Komptech services.

The new little “two in one” Axtor

August 10, 2019

With the new Axtor 4510 Komptech is offering an all-purpose wood chipper that is the smallest in the Axtor series, but like its bigger brothers is perfect for both chipping and shredding. It’s the perfect entry-level machine for small to medium-sized...

GREEN BOOST: Our solution for your success

July 09, 2019

From the 24th to the 25th of June the Technology Days took place. The program for our customers and partners included demonstrations of the latest machine technology as well as the exchange of experiences and ideas.


February 13, 2019

Industry 4.0 is making inroads into the waste industry. The goal is intelligently networked machines and systems that boost waste recycling efficiency. The ReWaste4.0 research project is looking ahead, and experimenting on processes that will be...

Crambo and Multistar One: The ideal combination

February 04, 2019

In processing biomass and waste wood, it takes efficient purpose-designed machinery to get the best results from varying feedstocks.

SOS Children’s Villages donation

December 07, 2018

We do our utmost for our own children. We give them love and affection, and invest in a good education to give them the best possible prospects for their lives.


Komptech expands Frohnleiten headquarters

November 20, 2018

Austrian environmental technology company buys the adjacent grounds of Ludwig Brandstätter GmbH.

New Metalfex gets every metal out

July 03, 2018

With the brand-new Metalfex, Komptech adds a mobile non-ferrous metal separator to its line of separating machines.

IFAT 2018 Review: The right solution for any business model

May 21, 2018

At this year’s IFAT in Munich, Komptech didn’t just show new machines, but also presented solutions for almost any business model under the motto “GreenBoost your business.”

Mega-project in Africa: Ghana

April 17, 2018

In Ghana, Austrian environmental technology provider Komptech has received the largest order in its history. Over the next twelve months, 25 machines will be shipped to Ghana.

IFAT 2018: Terminator “V” for Versatile

April 09, 2018

With the new Terminator Type V, the Terminator family has become even more flexible and versatile, in terms of application areas as well as machine features. In future, it can be configured for any user need.

IFAT 2018: A new windrow turner shows how it’s done

March 14, 2018

With the Topturn X5000 self-propelled windrow turner Komptech is expanding its Topturn X-series and presenting a very advanced machine that meets today’s needs. As always with Komptech, design and performance come together in the ideal balance.

A boost in more ways than one!

February 20, 2018

“Green Boost your business” is the motto under which Komptech is presenting its communications technology Connect! at IFAT, along with all-new and updated machines for shredding, screening and turning.

Tradition and modernity

March 06, 2017

This year Komptech is celebrating its 25th anniversary. "There is no antidote to constant innovation” as Komptech founder Josef Heissenberger said, and this leitmotiv continues to guide the company’s development.

The right technology at the right place

January 09, 2017

Whether for organics, biomass or compost, Komptech offers the right processing technology for both recycling and energy extraction. The company is impressively showing what its machines can do at the Waste and Bioenergy Forum in Kassel and the...

Biomass: Systematic processing

January 08, 2017

The economical and effective processing of biomass will not become less important in future. Quite the contrary, in a highly competitive market it is more vital than ever. Komptech offers a complete line of processing machinery.

Getting the most from used wood

January 05, 2017

In a challenging waste wood market climate, the targeted and effective processing of used wood is more important than ever. For the past few years Komptech has devoted much effort to developing machines for this purpose, and so can offer economically...

All screening is not alike

January 04, 2017

As demand for high-quality products rises, screening is gaining in importance. But “all screening is not alike” and Komptech is proving it in 2017 with its extensive range of sophisticated screening machines, including the new Multistar One.

Komptech becomes part of Hirtenberger Group

March 25, 2015

Lower Austrian Hirtenberger Group acquires majority stake in Styrian environmental tech specialist


Hurrifex New stone and light material separator

January 19, 2015

The new Komptech Hurrifex puts a stone separator and wind sifter into a single machine. Stones, inert and light items can now be removed from a wide variety of material streams in a single work step with a high degree of separation and very...

No fear of drum damage

June 16, 2014

Komptech presents a new contrary-protection design for the Chippo. If a massive contrary overloads the blade, the blade mounting swings away to protect it.

Quality before quantity

May 19, 2014

IFAT: For Komptech, this year's IFAT was a complete success. Great interest in new products, detailed and specific customer talks, and high attendance by German and Austrian users marked this very positive event.

New machines, new capabilities

March 21, 2014

At this year's IFAT in Munich Komptech will present four new machines - the Axtor 6010, the Crambo direct, the Topturn X and the Hurrifex. As always with Komptech, it was customer requirements that drove these developments. And the results are...