Technology in the sense of the environment

Dr.-Ing. Holger Födisch

In 1991 when the foundations for the company were laid the days for growth were more than poor. All areas demanded for creativity. Visions and the belief in making the world a better place through technologies which can sustainably protect our environment and human beings, drives us forward. Today we look proudly back on our achievements. Our measuring instruments support help the plant operators around the world to operate in compliance with emission limits, as well as help monitoring various processes.

Ever since 2015 the measurement technology for pollution measurements (determination of air quality) has been a new addition to the portfolio.

The corporate network is using the synergies jointly to develop and deploy worldwide the strategic solutions for various measuring and automation tasks in the field of energy, air and water.

The former 25-person-operation has developed to Dr. Födisch Group with about 250 employees governed by the Dr. Födisch Umweltmesstechnik AG as parent company. All our long-term business associates and customers shall be said “Thank you” for having trust in us and our solutions.

At a glance

Dr. Födisch Umweltmesstechnik AG



Födisch Group


environmental and process measurement technology, engineering services;

maintenance & service for environmental and process measurement technology


test systems for flow, leakage, pressure and temperature;

switchgear construction, information technology, flow/pressure/leakage tests, gas measurement technology, water and sewage equipment, electrical and electronic control and automation systems including process visualisation

production, sales, maintenance & service, research & development, construction, administration
(IT, quality management, accounting /controlling, human resources)


environmental and process measurement technology, automation technology, measuring and calibration systems

1991 as private limited company (GmbH), conversion into company limited by shares (AG) in 2000

Year of foundation


about 26.200 kEUR

Turnover (2021)

about 41.300 kEUR


Employees (2021)

350 - 400

5 affiliates and 1 equity holding

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The parent company is Dr. Födisch Umweltmesstechnik AG

>25 distributions worldwide


current in 18 countries

Quality management system according to ISO 9001

Certificate [PDF]

Quality certificates

More information about the Dr. Födisch Group can be found here.

Since 1991 on successful course

Dr. Födisch Umweltmesstechnik AG



Födisch Group


inauguration of new Manufacturing hall



30 year company anniversary


Acquisition of shares at CEM Solutions (UK) Ltd (25.1%)

Acquisition of TESTA GmbH Analytische Meßsysteme (100%)

Start of construction for a manufacture hall for the division gas analytics

Completion of a beach volleyball field with an innovative photovoltaic system, electricity storage system and charging stations for electric and hybrid vehicles


NORD Holding and WMS acquires majority in Dr. Födisch Umweltmesstechnik AG and Födisch group

Awarded as Saxony's Entrepreneur of the Year 2019

Nomination in the company energy competition


Asset deal with acquisition of the emissions/ process measurement technology division of enUmtec GmbH in Southern Germany; establishment of a service office in Southern Germany

Opening of a sales office in Southern Germany


Acquisition of EP Ehrler Prüftechnik Engineering GmbH (100%)

Transformation of Alltec GmbH to investments (49.3%);
Acquisition of shares at enUMtec GmbH (35%)

Sales office in Northern Germany is expanded to include maintenance and services



Enlargement of portfolio:
immission measuring technics
(smart sensors)


Foundation of subsidiary Dr. Födisch Instruments (Hangzhou) Co. Ltd.



Increase of shares at Alltec GmbH (57%);
Merging of IMASYS GmbH at Dr. Födisch Umweltmesstechnik AG

Completion of the conversion of a dilapidated industrial building including the installation of technologies for energy and heat generation

Construction of a new building with offices, workshops; cafeteria and fitness rooms for employees



Opening of a sales office in Northern Germany; later on also service subsidiary


Increase of shares at Alltec GmbH (51%)



Foundation of subsidiary DFU Analysenservice GmbH in Western Germany

Opening of sales office in Western Germany


Acquisition of shares at Alltec GmbH (26.25%)

Opening of a representative office in China



Opening of sales office in Southwestern Germany





Foundation of IMASYS GmbH



Foundation of subsidiary DFU Service GmbH in Southwestern Germany;
Increase of shares at Fanalmatic GmbH (100%)

Conversion to Dr. Födisch Umweltmesstechnik AG


M&A activities:
Acquisition of shares at Fanalmatic GmbH (60%);
Acquisition of shares at Peter Nitschke GmbH (67%)

Dedication of the main building after a two‑years reconstruction phase



Foundation of Dr. Födisch Umweltmesstechnik GmbH