With more than 50 years experience in compressor technology and with highly committed employees, our focus is to develop, apply and support advanced compressor technologies to achieve standard setting performance for leading products and businesses around the world.
Secop’s headquarters with its R&D and Sales department and support functions is situated in Flensburg, Germany. Its three production facilities are located in Slovenia, Slovakia and in China.
Please see below some of Secop’s major milestones of standard setting technologies and development since the 1950’s:
Copyright Danfoss and Secop
|1951||Introduction of “Pancake” compressor
The licensed manufacture of hermetic compressors has begun. Due to its “flat” appearance the compressor was named “Pancake”, influencing strongly the development of refrigerators in Europe for household appliances.
|1956||Production facility and headquarters in Flensburg; Germany, founded|
|1970||Introduction of SC compressors and PTC
The birth of a standard setting platform in the light commercial market.
|1977||Introduction of BD compressors
The start of standard setting performance for mobile freezers and refrigerators safeguarding food preservation.
|1989||100 mio compressors produced|
|1993||Introduction of compressors for R600a
Start of production of natural refrigerant compressors by using more eco-friendly R600a refrigerant grade isobutane, making a valuable contribution to protecting the environment.
|1993||Production facility in Crnomelj, Slovenia, founded|
|1997||150 mio compressors produced|
|1998||Introduction of TLV variable speed compressor
Setting the standard for less energy consumption by variable speed control starting devices.
|2001||200 mio compressors produced|
|2002||Production facility in Zlate Moravce, Slovakia, founded|
|2008||Production facility in Wuqing, China, founded|
|2010||Aquisition by Aurelius AG and change of name from Danfoss Compressors to Secop|
|2011||Secop plans to consolidate European production sites|