Composting plant in Bayreuth officially opened

On Monday, September 12, 2022, the new composting plant "Am Buchstein" in the district Bayreuth was officially opened by the Bavarian State Minister for Environment and Consumer Protection, Thorsten Glauber. District administrator Florian Wiedemann and other well-known politicians from city and district of Bayreuth also took part in the opening ceremony.

Air pictures biomass plant Bernburg

After completion of construction works we have made air pictures of the plant in Bernburg. The plant treats approx. 26,000 t/a digestate coming from a plug flow process in our Herhof bio boxes.

Opening ceremony of biomass plant in Croebern

After two years of construction time the compost and energy plant (KEA) in Croebern was festive commissioned on 08.07.2022.
The plant handles 42,000 tons of biowaste of the city and county of Leipzig and produces compost and biogas.

Herhof and Helector at IFAT 2022 in Munich

IFAT Munich 2022, the World´s Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials was an unique event bringing together all industry stakeholders in a single exchange platform that promoted ideas, best practices and innovative technologies for a sustainable and green world.  

Herhof at IFAT 2022 in Munich

This year Herhof will have a booth at IFAT in Munich again. During world´s leading trade fair for water, sewage, waste and raw materials management from May 30th - June 3rd Herhof will present its latest projects and solutions for waste treatment with a lot of know-how to trade visitors . Come and visit us on our booth in hall B4, booth 220.

3D-Animation of our facility Croebern

After completion the facility will treat 42,000 tons of biowaste per year. In the first process step biogas is produced in ten Herhof dry fermentation boxes. Afterwards the digestate is treated in eight Herhof rotting boxes for intensive composting.

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About us

As fossil energy resources become ever scarcer, Herhof technologies present an excellent economic and ecological alternative. We support ecological equilibrium by returning resources to the cycle of nature.