Burckhardt Compression Holding AG engages in the manufacture and trade of compressors. It operates through the following segments: Systems, Services and Others. The Systems segment engages in the provision of compressor systems, which are used in the upstream oil and gas, gas transport and storage, refinery, chemical, petrochemical and industrial gas sectors. The Services segment provides its services for reciprocating compressors. The Others segment includes pension plans in Switzerland and Germany. The company was founded by Franz Burckhardt on January 9, 1844 and is headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland.