Gebr. Becker was founded in 1885 as „Maschinenfabrik Gebr. Becker“ in Wuppertal-Barmen.


Today Becker is, in 4th generation owner-managed. A global leading manufacturer of vacuum and pneumatic equipment. Renowned throughout the world and in many industrial sectors, Becker’s vacuum pumps, compressors and pneumatic systems are available as single components and complete system solutions. Approximately 120.000 devices and systems are produced in the plants every year. The export contingent is 80 percent. 
With many innovative products and designs, state-of-the art manufacturing technology and future-oriented strategic investments, combined with stable family ownership, both customers and suppliers alike rely on Becker as a fair partner.


For our employees worldwide, we offer an interesting workplace in a socially responsible environment. With a unique solidarity, tradition and modernity are in harmony at Becker. 

  • Established in 1885
  • Mechanical engineering sector
  • Development, Production, Sales & After Sales
  • Vacuum pumps, Compressors and Centralized air systems
  • 4 subsidiaries in Germany
  • 16 subsidiaries worldwide
  • numerous agencies worldwide

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Headquarters Wuppertal

Production site Apolda

How to find us

Headquarters Wuppertal


Production site Apolda


Forum Gennebreck Wuppertal

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