BURKHARDT GmbH - Your 360° service provider

FULL SERVICE: Available individually or a comprehensive package

The sludge drying sector brings our wide range of services full circle, along with our core competencies as a plant manufacturer and operator. Make the most of our expertise as a reliable 360° service provider and system supplier of practical and efficient solutions for planning, energy, heat, controls, ventilation and service. BURKHARDT is your go-to, from generating the heat required, through the drying system, wet sludge transportation, drying sludge with a belt dryer and exhaust air treatment to go with it, to loading the end product.


As an experienced partner and operator of multiple drying sites, we support you starting with the planning phase of your drying system, which is also a crucial intermediate step in the municipal phosphorous recycling that will be required in the future. In the field of sludge drying, we draw on our extensive and proven network and are always on the lookout for new partnerships. We’re also happy to accept your sludge and properly recycle it for you. Learn more about our sludge removal here.


A variety of energy sources, including independent in-plant power generation, can be used to operate the BURKHARDT two-belt dryer. You decide. One option is our energy-efficient and economical power generating system. Learn about BURKHARDT CHP solutions with wood gasifiers and combined heat and power plants. As an experienced developer of energy and building technology, BURKHARDT GmbH is ready to help you with advice and assistance.


BURKHARDT two-belt dryers work flexibly with all external heat sources and are customised and incorporated into your system. You can choose between our energy-efficient and economic heat generation systems as needed – from the BURKHARDT CHP solutions with wood gasifiers and combined heat and power plants, to biomass boilers from Agro Forst- und Energietechnik GmbH and conventional gas-fired boilers.


All process parameters are collected, visualised and archived in a network-compatible process control system developed by BURKHARDT. Make the most of the full automation of your drying system: The BURKHARDT system portal gives you access anywhere and anytime, so that on-site monitoring is a thing of the past.


As a specialist in ventilation technology, we equip the sludge drier with an intelligent ventilation system and sustainable heat recovery. This keeps your operating costs low. The exhaust air treatment downstream of the dryer ensures that the limits required by law are complied with and can be adapted to your individual needs. The exhaust air treatment we improved benefits both users and the environment.


We've optimised customer support throughout the entire lifecycle of your drying system. To get the best results from your system, our customer service only uses specialist technicians. Even after commissioning, we and our service partners provide support on site and via remote maintenance. With a maintenance and service contract specially tailored to your system, you can count on receiving perfect all-round care.

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