was originally founded by Berthold and Harald von Bohlen und Halbach, two brothers of Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach. Today BOHLEN INDUSTRIE is owned by Eckbert von Bohlen und Halbach as the executive member of the von Bohlen und Halbach family maintaining the interests in the traditional family activities.
The Bohlen Industrie GmbH is the financial holding company for the entire chemical / plant / machinery sector of the Bohlen Group. Bohlen Industrie GmbH includes the following companies:
Bohlenhandel GmbH has its headquarters in Essen, in the heart of Germanys Ruhr region. The company is responsible for the planning and distribution of pump vehicles for over- and underground operation. In addition, Bohlenhandel GmbH plans and installs plants that produce explosive emulsions for the mining and raw materials industries.
Bowas-Induplan Chemie Ges.m.b.H.’s fields of activities include the complete range of products, according to the principle "everything from one single source" for plants of the explosives industry. In addition to the planning and construction of complete new plants - turnkey plants - for the explosive industry Bowas-Induplan Chemie Ges.m.b.H. also modernises existing plants with a focus on safety, saving of raw materials, cost-effectiveness in energy and personnel requirements, as well as the compliance with strict environmental protection requirements.
Bowas Global (India) Pvt. Ltd. Delhi, India, specializes in the marketing of specialty technologies and builds plants that produce raw materials for the explosives industry. In addition Bowas Global (India) Pvt. Ltd. builds special chemical plants for propellant charge powders that are produced for the military. Finally Bowas Global (India) Pvt. Ltd. also manages maintenance contracts by Indian manufacturers of military explosives.