Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 144,385 pages of information and 230,176 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
Körting Hannover AG (previously Körting Brothers AG) is a long-standing industrial engineering company in Hanover.
At the end of the 19th and beginning of the 20th century, the company played a leading role in the development of injector pumps in Germany and Europe.
Körting still produces pump and pump-based vacuum technology, but also industrial burners and machinery related to thermal and chemical purification/transformation processes
The Körting Brothers company was founded in Hanover on November 1, 1871 by the brothers Berthold and Ernst Körting. The brothers rented a small office a small space in the backyard of the present day 13 Joachimstrasse near Hanover Central Station. Berthold took charge of the commercial side, while Ernst specialized in the technical side. The brothers started successfully with the development and patenting of one of the first functioning injectors. In the beginning, only two workmen were employed.