Short profile


KoWey was founded in Rheinberg, Germany, in February 2007 focusing on the design and distribution of spare parts for conveying equipment of other original equipment manufacturer.

Already in 2009 first complete conveying equipments were supplied and commissioned. More complex projects with the whole layout design and supply of Clinkertransport, Clinker storage and Clinker handling for three green field cement plants did follow. All equipments have been delivered and commissioned by now. The business field of new equipments has been developed rapidly and today KoWey supplies high-performance bucket elevators for most difficult arrangements next to the pan conveyors too.

In summer 2011 KoWey shifted its premises towards the city of Kamp-Lintfort providing sufficient manufacturing and storage facilities in order to get adapted to the continuous growth of the company. The first orders after foundation came mainly out of Europe and from the Middle East. Today, however, the company has a foreign market share of far beyond 90 % and is globally at home. Since its founding, the company is family-owned by the two founders Kost and Weyhofen.

Fields of business

Conveying Technology, Spare parts, technical Services and Engineering

Target Industries

Cement, lime, gypsum and steel industry

Board of Directors

Friedrich W. Kost, Claus Weyhofen