Friedrich Vorwerk

Friedrich Vorwerk is a leading provider of energy transportation and transformation infrastructure for the gas, electricity and hydrogen markets. The company is a driver of the European clean energy transition and benefits from the growing need to invest in energy infrastructure.

At the end of 2019, Friedrich Vorwerk acquired 100 % of the shares in Bohlen & Doyen Bau GmbH and Bohlen & Doyen Service & Anlagentechnik GmbH. Together with Bohlen & Doyen, Friedrich Vorwerk plans to further increase its growth in the field of pipeline, cable and plant construction for gas and electricity grids.

Key data

ActivityPipeline and plant construction
MarketsGas and electricity infrastructure
LocationsTostedt, Wiesmoor, Halle (Saale), Herne, Lüchow, Ketzin
Revenue 2020 €291 million
Workforce 20201,250
MBB since2019
MBB shareholding36%


The entry of MBB in the summer of 2019 enabled a generational change of the company that was founded in 1962 by Friedrich Vorwerk in Tostedt. In addition to MBB, Irene Vorwerk, the widow of Friedrich Vorwerk, and Torben Kleinfeldt, Vorwerk's managing director, are shareholders in the company.


Bohlen & Doyen


Einhaus Anlagenservice


European Pipeline Services


Vorwerk EEE


Vorwerk ASA


Pipeline und Anlagenservice


Korupp GmbH