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04 Dec 2013

KROHNE ranked 480th in the R&D ranking of EU top 1000 companies

The European Commission has published its 2013 EU Industrial Research and Development (R&D) Investment Scoreboard. It is based on a sample of 2,000 companies representing more than 90% of the total expenditure on R&D by businesses worldwide. An additional sample comprising the top 1000 R&D investing companies based in the EU is also included.

With R&D spend of EUR 27,2 million in 2012, KROHNE has been ranked 480th in the EU top 1000 for large investments in R&D, and 1,773th in the list of the world’s top 2,000 investors.

Stephan Neuburger, Managing Director KROHNE Group comments: “KROHNE is the technology leader in the field of industrial process instrumentation. For a decade, we have been investing 10-15% of our annual turnover in R&D to strengthen this position. This also underlines our ambition to supply our customers with innovative solutions, and to continue striving to do so in the future.”

About KROHNE

KROHNE is a full-service provider for process measuring technology for the measurement of flow, mass flow, level, pressure and temperature as well as analytical tasks. Founded in 1921 and headquartered in Duisburg, Germany, the company employs over 3,600 people all over the world and is present on all continents. KROHNE stands for innovation and maximum product quality and is one of the market leaders in industrial process measuring technology.

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