Emil Ludwig Hermann Bauermeister founded the company in Hamburg as a supplier of flour mills in 1882. Since 1900 the company is active in the cocoa and chocolate industry.
After becoming a member of the PROBAT Group in 1985, Bauermeister has become a specialist in grinding and classifying machinery and plants for the food, mineral and chemical industry. Its focus lies on high precision grinding range and safe operation in hazardous areas.
With more than a century of experience, Bauermeister is now known as a world market leader for grinding technology of sugar and fertilizers. The company also provides solutions for a wide range of applications, including the grinding of novel foods and soybeans, where it has a 30% market share.