Wednesday, 22 January 2020
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B.A.S.E: The newcomer in the industry

Recently Jens Westphal and Lars Walter, two well-known players in the field of lift shaft smoke extraction, established B.A.S.E. Gebäudetechnik GmbH. The registered office of the company is in Stapelfeld, just outside Hamburg.


The two company founders have over 30 years of experience in preventive fire protection, especially in smoke and heat extraction. They belong to the specialists in this field, as co-founders of the entire market for lift shaft smoke extraction and active cooperation in defining the general framework for this market segment.

Unique company network

Hence in the future concentrated expertise in the field of lift shaft smoke extraction will be available in the form of B.A.S.E. Gebäudetechnik GmbH together with B.A.S.E GmbH from Munich, which was set up in 2006. Westphal and Walter stress that thanks to this cooperation, a unique company network will be created in Germany.

The service range of the new company will include the planning, design, delivery and complete assembly of solutions specially conceived for your building project, throughout Germany.

Continued support

Continued support in form of maintenance and repair will also be guaranteed during the operation of the smoke extraction and ventilation installations. Apart from the field of lift shaft smoke extraction, B.A.S.E. Gebäudetechnik GmbH will also be active in the field of smoke and heat extraction and door-closing systems, as well as escape door controls.

As a manufacturer-independent provider, B.A.S.E. Gebäudetechnik GmbH can react in a flexible and customer-oriented manner to preferences and put together the components best-suited for a project. "With our sporting ambition, which has also been confirmed by Lars Walter’s world champion title in wild water canoe racing, we want to remain an important partner for you in the future in everything related to the subject of lift shaft smoke extraction,” emphasised the two entrepreneurs.

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