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hte celebrates 20th anniversary

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Hydrocarbon Engineering,

hte celebrates 20 years of business this year. From a start-up with seven founding members, the company has developed into a major player in the market for high throughput technology in chemical catalysis and process research, with more than 300 employees.

hte has developed a technology platform that contributes to a highly efficient research environment. It enables faster and more productive research and testing of catalysts and the development of processes for the chemical and petrochemical sector and the oil industry. Digitalisation plays an important role here and poses new challenges to R&D. hte’s software products solve these challenges and support researchers in structuring, analysing, and visualising the large amounts of data that are generated in high throughput experiments in a simple and integrated way.

hte's service portfolio comprises of research cooperations in the laboratories in Heidelberg as well as integrated plant and software solutions that enable customers to implement high throughput workflows in their own laboratories. Through its offering, the company contributes to overcoming the global challenges of our time, such as protecting the environment and climate, energy efficiency, and mobility.

“For the future we want to continue to expand our current market position. Our concept for digitalisation of research and development in the field of catalysis will play an important role in this. Yet our greatest asset is our employees. The pleasure they take in their work and their agile can-do mentality, their passion and expertise are what make us what we are. This gives us the confidence of knowing that our success will continue in the future,” said Dr. Wolfram Stichert, founding member and CEO of hte. “We would also like to take this opportunity to thank all of our customers for their reliable partnership over the last two decades and look forward to taking on more challenges together.”

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