The company that is currently managed by the second generation of its owners was founded in 1973 in Ratingen. In the meantime it is represented by sales and service offices in over 20 countries.
BFI Automation, Dipl. Ing. Kurt Henry Mindermann GmbH, offers solutions for industrial flame monitoring. BFI Automation GmbH along with the company BST Solutions GmbH, which was founded in 2004, is covering the complete range for flame monitoring, starting from household burners up to burners for industrial combustion plants.
All devices in the BFI portfolio continue to be developed, manufactured and tested in the main plant in Ratingen.
Over 20 patents in the field of flame monitoring demonstrate what BFI Automation understands by innovation. These cover the entire spectrum of flame monitoring, from basic research, procedures right through to electronic circuits.
The company develops customized solutions and market-ready prototypes.