With the competence of 44 years of experience, the company HB-Technik offers its customers the greatest possible security and complete transparency before the purchase decision.

With its 50 employees, the company always brings the latest ideas for the quality assurance, rationalization and modernization of bakeries onto the market. If the company built flour silo plants in the 1970s, today the entire raw material processing is offered from the silo to the kneader.

at the beginning of the 1970s

With a good idea, two young mills farmers from Upper Austria changed the working and production conditions of a whole industry at the beginning of the 1970s.

Helmut Hemetsberger and his brother Manfred constructed and built for the first time a small flour silo plant for the needs of the craft. Up to this point, such plants have only been produced for large bakeries and the baking industry. The two brothers liberated thousands of bakers from the plague to drag their own flour-sacks.


The company HB-Technik was founded in July 1973 in a rented building (old parish hall) in Ottnang / Bruckmühl. The two-man business was expanded a year later with two other brothers, Siegfried and Friedrich. Since the founded in 1973, the company is wholly owned by the Hemetsberger / Bachmair family.


In 1980, the Austrian market began to expand into the export market.


1983 Purchase of a 13,000 m² site in Oberndorf near Schwanenstadt and renovation of a hall on the site. The 2,500 m² hall will be equipped with state-of-the-art machines step by step.


1984 Construction of an aluminum foundry.


1985 Founding of own electronics and software department.


1988 One of the most important and most important events of the company's history was the world's first development of baking machines. The "Compo 2000" is now a hundred times world-wide and was presented at the international bakery trade fair in Düsseldorf as a world novelty.


1991 Investment in one of the most modern sheet metal processing centers in Europe.


1994 Introduction and development of HB-Euronorm silo plants.


1996 Presentation of the newly developed, fully automated pre-dough and leaven dough machine HB-Europro, another world novelty of HB technology! A variety of these pre-dough and sourdough plants works worldwide to the fullest satisfaction.


1997 Since 1997, there has been the "Baker's Best" planning and product catalog in the bakery sector which is complemented by the latest innovations every two years and is available in five languages.


2001 Development of a new generation of recipe computers. In particular the multifunctional recipe computer "HB-Backcontrol".


2004 Construction and construction of a special grain mill. This HB special mill works with natural stone and produces from the grain an incomparable fineness of the flour.


2006 New development of a flour dust extraction unit of type HB-Aircontrol with up to six different suction points.


2008 The development of a new dough cooling process is unique worldwide. The final tests of the patent pending procedure are nearing completion.

The special focus in addition to silo technology lies in the following areas:

  •      Vorteiganlagen
  •      water treatment
  •      Flour dust extraction systems
  •      Recipe computer and not least the complete
  •      ingredients preparation

The majority of the plants from HB technology are exported.
A broad network of agents and dealers is to be looked after worldwide. We make use of the best computers and state-of-the-art machines, but the employees of a company are always decisive for success. That is why we pay particular attention to the fact that the right people do the right job.

Only those who like to work can do a lot.
Customer-oriented acting is our attitude.