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Hamberger



Facts and figures

The original family business has evolved from sawmill, matchstick factory and brickworks into a global player.

Hamberger in figures (as at 2017)

  • Annual turnover: 315 million euros
  • Employees: > 2,500 globally
  • Proportion of exported products: 50 %
  • Export countries: 90

Certifications:

  • DIN EN ISO 9001 since 1995
  • Environment management system under DIN EN ISO 14001 since 1998
  • PEFC certification since 2002
  • Energy management system under DIN EN ISO 50001 since 2012

The production location at company headquarters in Stephanskirchen includes a combined heat and power plant, which allows Hamberger a high degree of self-sufficiency in terms of energy supply. Waste wood from the sawmill as well as from parquet and laminate floor production is converted in an environmentally-friendly process into thermal energy and electricity. Apart from supplying the company's own heat and electricity needs, electricity is also fed into the public grid on a daily basis. The thermal energy generated is sufficient to heat about 15,000 single-family homes. The electricity produced would provide power for 20,000 households.