The company’s research and development department has applied more than 700 patents since 1976. The high quality standards of our product and engineering underpin the pursuit of “better solutions in fire protection”. WAGNER solutions are now being embraced in Australia and New Zealand, this success has lead Managing Directors Michael Hart and Dirk-Olaf Petersen to found WAGNER Fire Safety Pty Ltd. Australia on 1st April 2018 as an 100 % subsidiary. Today Michael Hart is supported as Managing Director by Bernhard Beckers instead of Petersen.
With more than 560 employees and a total annual performance of approximately 92 million euros, the company is continuing its expansive development with the Australian office. WAGNER Group consists of branch offices in Germany as well as locations in Austria, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway and the USA.
The warehouses of NewCold provide space for more than 200,000 Australian standard size pallets. Melbourne 1 is a fully-automated, 34m high frozen goods warehouse (-23 °C) whereas Melbourne 2 consists of four different cooling zones (+2°C, +8°C, +11°C and +18°C). Together eight OxyReduct® VPSA plants (Vacuum Pressure Swing Adsorption) were installed.