Chemical Industry

Covestro Industrial Park Brunsbüttel

Site Classification

Key Data

Site Owner
Covestro Deutschland AG
Site Operator
Covestro Deutschland AG
Full Service (Plug & Play)
Fenced / Open Site
R&D Support

Total Site Area
420 hectares (1,038 acres)
Total Free Area
250 hectares (618 acres)
Number of Permanent Staff
Number of Companies On-Site

Key Benefits for Investors

  • Infrastructure

    • Direct access to the river Elbe, the North Sea and Baltic Sea (via the Kiel Canal) with 3 intermodal ports
    • 80 km northwest of Hamburg, fully developed green fields are available
    • Railroad connection
    • Access to high voltage power grid, infrastructural facilities
  • Raw Materials On-Site

    • Hydrogen, clorine, access to crude oil and ethylene via pipelines
    • Possible synergies with value chain of producers on-site (see below)
  • Services/Utilities

    • Full “Plug & Play” service package: mechanical and process control engineering facilities
    • Complete energy supply, (e.g. electrical power, natural gas, nitrogen, hydrogen, steam, compressed air, process and drinking water)
    • Efficient waste water management
    • Engineering services
    • Analytic services
    • Fire department
    • Health-, safety-, environment- and quality-services
    • Security systems
    • Authorization office and others
  • R&D

    • R&D institutes in 50 km radius:

      • Universities in Hamburg, Kiel, Lübeck and Flensburg
      • Universities of Applied Sciences in Heide and Elmshorn
      • Fraunhofer Institute for Silicon Technology “ISIT” in Itzehoe

Target Investors

  • Companies of the chemical and process industry searching for site with superb logistical and power infrastructure and connection to deep water habour
  • Producer and service provider in the field of renewable energy

Potential Business Partners

  • Bayer Gastronomie GmbH (catering service)
  • Covestro Deutschland AG (MDI, polyurethane preliminary products)
  • Friedrich A. Kruse jun., Internationale Spedition e. K. (chemical logistics)
  • Hoyer GmbH (chemical logistic)
  • Linde Gas AG (carbon monoxide and hydrogen)
  • Lanxess Deutschland GmbH (rubber chemicals and preliminary products for crop protection)
  • Mercuria Biofuels Brunsbüttel GmbH & Co. KG (biodiesel fuel from renewable plant-based raw material)
  • TÜV SÜD Chemie Service GmbH (technical inspection)
  • VSU Vereinigte Sicherheitsunternehmen GmbH (safety and security services)
  • Furthermore 16 contracting companies for maintenance and engineering services. Also a number of other chemical companies, energy producers and logistic services can be found on the ChemCoast Park Brunsbüttel.

Partners of Site

  • ChemCoast e.V., network of chemical sites
  • ChemCoast Park Brunsbüttel, regional network of chemical sites
  • VCI (Chemical Producers Association)
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