04 Dec 2013

KROHNE ranked 480th in the R&D ranking of EU top 1000 companies

The European Commission has published its 2013 EU Industrial Research and Development (R&D) Investment Scoreboard. It is based on a sample of 2,000 companies representing more than 90% of the total expenditure on R&D by businesses worldwide. An additional sample comprising the top 1000 R&D investing companies based in the EU is also included.

With R&D spend of EUR 27,2 million in 2012, KROHNE has been ranked 480th in the EU top 1000 for large investments in R&D, and 1,773th in the list of the world’s top 2,000 investors.

Stephan Neuburger, Managing Director KROHNE Group comments: “KROHNE is the technology leader in the field of industrial process instrumentation. For a decade, we have been investing 10-15% of our annual turnover in R&D to strengthen this position. This also underlines our ambition to supply our customers with innovative solutions, and to continue striving to do so in the future.”


KROHNE is a global manufacturer and provider of process instrumentation, measurement solutions and services in many industries. Founded in 1921 and headquartered in Duisburg, Germany, KROHNE has over 4,000 employees and offers extensive application knowledge and local contacts for instrumentation projects in over 100 countries. KROHNE stands for innovation and highest product quality and is one of the market leaders in process industry.

National Product Manager Australia – Level, Temperature & Pressure

Peter Gilbert

Mail: p.gilbert@krohne.com

Mobile: 0430 743 784


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KROHNE Messtechnik GmbH
Ludwig-Krohne-Str. 5
47058 Duisburg

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