About us: Hengst Filtration

Hengst Filtration stands for innovative filtration solutions. With our products, we are working towards the goal of making the planet a cleaner place.

Hengst Filtration is a family-owned company founded in Münster, Westphalia, in 1958. With more than 3,500 employees at 25 locations worldwide, we develop innovative solutions in filtration and fluid management.

We supply technologically leading filtration systems in the fields of plant and mechanical engineering, industrial filtration, hydraulics, Life Science and Health Care. Our customized solutions are used in medical cleanrooms, air conditioning systems, cleaning equipment, industrial plants, power tools and robots. We are also a series supplier to the international vehicle and engine industry and a development partner for sustainable drive and mobility concepts.

Hengst Filtration thus makes future-oriented technologies possible in all industries worldwide.

As a family business, we take responsibility for the careful use of resources.

Jens Röttgering

Jens Röttgering

Owner and Chairman of the Board of Directors

Corporate Video Hengst Filtration

Our vision: Purifying our planet

Mobility, health, technology, environmental protection and sustainability - we work on the big issues of our time every day. And with the aim of making the planet a cleaner place.

Our products contribute millions of times over to making the world a cleaner place. But we can do even better. We think filtration - in everything we do.

Our thoughts and actions as a family business are characterized by our responsibility for the careful use of resources and the challenge of making engines, machines and systems cleaner and more efficient with pioneering filtration solutions and thus improving our living environment in the long term.

As a company, we not only impress with innovative technology, but also through trusting and cooperative partnerships with our customers all over the world. We also want to offer all our employees a secure, sustainable and meaningful workplace.

The Hengst brand

The Hengst brand has stood for top quality in filtration for 65 years. Initially known as "H-Filter for oil, fuel and air", we have been developing and manufacturing filtration and fluid management solutions for renowned automotive and engine manufacturers since the very beginning. Hengst is now a recognized brand for many areas of application in industry - including industrial air filtration, small appliances and medical technology.

Hengst develops innovative solutions for well-known manufacturers and therefore also stands for OEM quality in the service parts sector. This means you can rely on Hengst solutions for the entire life of the product.

Your contact for questions about the company

Christoph Schings

Group Director Marketing & Communication


Please feel free to contact us:

Hengst SE
Nienkamp 55-85
48147 Münster
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purifying our planet

Our corporate vision

We make the planet cleaner with our products. We also make the journey there as clean as possible.


We develop the filtration solutions of the future. For our customers and for society.


Our focus is on energy efficiency. This helps the environment and saves costs.