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KAEFER starts partnership with Orcan Energy

KAEFER Isoliertechnik and Orcan Energy seal their partnership: Energy Efficiency Solutions are now available in KAEFER’s portfolio

Bremen, 07/11/2018 – The international service provider KAEFER, aiming towards an energy efficient future, and the leading CleanTech Company Orcan Energy have sealed their cooperation. As of now, KAEFER clients have direct access to Orcan Energy’s products and can benefit from customised concepts to make use of their waste heat effectively and profitably. KAEFER accompanies the integration of Orcan’s products, tailored to the customer’s needs and can assist with the subsequent on-site maintenance – worldwide.

Dr. Tobias Zaers, Regional Director for Central and Eastern Europe at KAEFER, views this partnership as an excellent complement to KAEFERs product portfolio: “Sustainability has always been one of KAEFERs main focal points; it builds the basis of our corporate strategy. It is only logical that we also want to offer our clients a comprehensive portfolio in the field of energy efficiency. With Orcan Energy, we are very happy to have found a partner with the greatest know-how in the field of waste heat utilisation.”

“KAEFER is a global player with an international sales organisation. We are pleased to be able to bring our products to market even faster and are convinced that we can offer KAEFER clients added value. Thanks to the KAEFER sales network with more than 27,000 employees worldwide, we can now offer our products to industrial clients and implement them professionally and individually.” explains Dr. Andreas Sichert, Chairman the Board of Directors of Orcan Energy PLC.

Energy efficiency solutions by Orcan Energy are based on the ORC (Organic Rankine Cycle) technology and are able to easily and efficiently transform industrial waste heat into CO2-free electricity. All products are highly flexible and can be installed in various industrial sectors from temperatures of 80 degrees Celsius and above.


About KAEFER Isoliertechnik GmbH & Co. KG:
KAEFER holds a worldwide leading position as an asset integrity services and solution provider, specialising in Insulation, Access, Surface Protection, Passive Fire Protection, as well as Interior Outfitting. With an annual turnover of around €1.7 billion, KAEFER’s business is carried out in its Industry, Marine & Offshore and Construction divisions. Headquartered in Bremen, in the north of Germany, and working all around the globe, the company has a current workforce of 27,000 and is led by Peter Edelmann (CEO), Steen E. Hansen (CFO) and Dr. Roland Gärber (COO).

About Orcan Energy AG:
Orcan Energy AG is the leading European CleanTech company offering efficient energy solutions for the conversion of waste heat into electricity based on Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) technology. Orcan Energy AG was founded in 2008 by physicists Dr. Andreas Sichert, Dr. Andreas Schuster and Richard Aumann, with the aim of providing companies from a variety of industry sectors a simple, cost-saving and efficient energy solutions that unlocks the enormous energy potential of unused industrial waste heat sources. Orcan Energy AG currently operates 200 plants, making it the largest provider in the low-temperature sector. In early 2018, Orcan Energy formed a joint venture with VPower Group International Holdings LTD, China's leading integrated power generation company, and the financially strong CITIC Pacific Ltd to develop new markets in Asia. Orcan Energy AG employs 60 people and is headquartered in Munich.

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