DESOTEC is a provider of mobile industrial filtration services, based on activated carbon that enables customers to comply with increasing environmental regulations and sustainability requirements.
Founded in 1990, DESOTEC has pioneered the market for the purification of liquids and gases through mobile activated carbon filters. During its 30 years in business, the company has established itself as a European market leader in this field. DESOTEC provides filtration services that enable its customers to comply with increased environmental regulations and sustainability requirements and to serve mission-critical filtration needs offering a flexible rental solution.
DESOTEC’s fleet of approximately 2,700 mobile filters is the largest of its kind in Europe and it serves a broad range of industrial applications, including air emission, biogas, remediation, wastewater, and chemicals. The company’s mobile filters enable its customers to comply with environmental regulations and sustainability requirements, through its closed-loop, “Filtration-as-a-Service” rental solution.
DESOTEC has an impressive track-record of double-digit organic growth, which has been further accelerated under EQT's ownership
Key events during EQT's ownership
- Expanded sales and business development teams to accelerate European roll-out of Desotec's service proposition
- Streamlined and digitized core sales processes allowing for a more KPI driven approach and mindset
- Invested in technology- and R&D related to DESOTEC’s filters and furnaces to enable a more circular service offering
- Repositioned the business from an industrial technology asset to a recurring revenue ESG driven service business