AZO Group

AZO is the specialist for bulk material handling and of process automation. We automate bulk material handling of large, medium and small components in granular, powder and liquid form.

Headquartered in Osterburken, Germany, we provide everything as a single supplier – from the initial concept, from innovative individual components for storage, discharge, screening, conveying, dosing and weighing of bulk materials right through to a turnkey solution, namely an entire plant ready for operation.

Our success is based first and foremost on the quality and reliability of our solutions and the accumulated experience of 65 years in building automatic bulk material handling systems.

AZO Ltd.

Founded in in Bangkok, Thailand in 2006, AZO Ltd. carries out the planning, engineering, production and assembly of systems and solutions for the automation of powder and liquids handling in the Asia-Pacific region. We support clients and projects in more than 10 countries, including Thailand, Indonesia, Vietnam, Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia and New Zealand. Our regional team of powder and liquids material handling specialists designs, engineers, installs, and commissions bulk material handling systems and solutions throughout the region. Further we have established a service team to satisfy our customers when using AZO systems.

Mr. Jan-Wilko Helms

The management:

Since August 2009 Jan-Wilko Helms leads and manages AZO Ltd. , the regional head office of AZO located in Bangkok, responsible for the ASEAN region as well as Australia and New-Zealand. “AZO has seen a great development in the region in the past ten years and we are proud to have realized a large number of quality projects together with our customers and partners. Our focus is in increasing our customers competitive edge by providing state-of-the-art solutions in the field of powder and liquid handling automation. Until today, many powder handling processes are manually or semi-automatically done in Asia, AZO helps customers analyze their current production processes, discover improvement potential and develop the best automation strategy. When choosing AZO customers can rely on more than 60 years’ experience in engineering and building systems for powder handling. The provided system will be designed right to the point and custom made to complete satisfaction. That is AZO’s and my commitment to our customers. And for the future of powder handling AZO has the answers arising from “Industry 4.0”, in our view a major opportunity for our customers”.


These quality objectives are defined in detail by our executive management team and are embodied in our corporate guidelines. We ensure that all other company objectives are in harmony with this quality-based policy.

The highest benchmark for our quality is to achieve customer satisfaction. Every customer learns to rely on us, and all commitments we make are honored consistently.

The skill, reliability and commitment of each of our employees are essential aspects of our ability to achieve high quality targets. The quality management handbook is available to every employee and describes all procedures, processes, operating and inspection instructions with which they have to comply.

We are firmly committed to improve our high standards of quality continuously through intensive further training and internal audits.


Our customers and their needs are the focal point for everything we do here at AZO. Cooperation with our customers based on partnership is one of the main reasons for our success.

We operate all over the world for manufacturing companies involved in the processing of main components, small components and tiny quantities in powder and liquid form. Our customers are successful and forward-looking companies. They are drawn from the foodstuffs, pharmaceuticals, chemicals and plastics sectors.

We focus on creating relationships based on partnership, involving full-spectrum consultancy, support and training for all customers operating our equipment. We also set high quality standards for our global service and spare parts service.

About AZO

Success factors for our customers are:

Our automatic delivery systems and IT solutions with their convenient operating concepts satisfy the contemporary needs for a fully-automated production process.

Our equipment and our bulk material automation systems enable our customers to achieve consistently high levels of product quality from their production systems.

Legislative requirements, such as the one applicable from January 2005 specifying batch traceability and the ATEX guidelines, can all be met reliably with existing AZO bulk material handling solutions, which also comply with prevailing environmental requirements.

Our manufacturing customers operate sealed-system AZO equipment: low levels of dust, easy to clean and hygienic.

We integrate all bulk materials in the production process. Mistakes with bulk materials, incorrect batches, material losses and production fluctuations are now all a thing of the past.

Our bulk material automation technology enables us to achieve clear definition and to monitor the various stages of responsibility for quality. Inspection costs are reduced to a minimum.

Our process control technology supports the optimization of recipes and the flexible and on-time planning of production.

Our bulk material handling technology seamlessly documents the entire manufacturing process. The entire process is verifiable from raw materials supplier right through to the finished final product. This lays superb foundations on which we can build quality products.


Our employees have a decisive role to play in our success. We employ highly-motivated, skilled people imbued with a genuine awareness of what constitutes quality. A positive attitude towards our customers, the market and the work we do is an essential requirement for every person on our payroll. Each of us is called upon to work in a team and to progress continuously through lifetime learning. Remuneration commensurate with performance is a key factor in our company.


We build on cooperation with skilled partners to optimize our products and to enhance our ability to deliver what our customers need.

The Environment

We are committed to protecting our environment. We are dedicated to conserving our resources.