Company history

Founded in 1961, Froling now looks back on over 4 decades of experience in wood-heating technology. The production of the first boiler in a small hall marked the beginning of the long and successful road.

Thanks to continuous research and development, the Froling name is now firmly anchored in the world of modern heating technology. As a pioneer in its field, the family business has achieved many Milestones:

 

The successful road

1961

The Froling company is founded. Around 10 staff members produce the first boiler

1982

Froling introduces the first waste wood heating system featuring high temperature combustion

1988

The FHG Turbo Firewood Boiler marks a new era in the economical and efficient use of wood for heating

1991

Froling introduces the first waste wood fired furnace with Lambda technology and wins an innovation award

1993

National prize from the Ministry of Economic Affairs

1996

Innovation Award at the energy conservation fair in Wels

1999

Federal Minister Fahrnleitner awards Froling the Austrian state seal

2001

Innovation Award from the Federal Ministry for the P2 pellet boiler

2004

Innovation Award from the Federal Ministry for the Turbomat waste wood and pellet fired furnace

2004

Upper Austria Energy Globe Award

2006

Froling was awarded best family enterprise in Upper Austria

2008

Froling received the Austrian ecolabel for 26 products

2009

Froling received the environmental label ‘Blue Angel’ for the pellet boiler P4

2010

Froling was awarded the Upper Austrian business award ‘Pegasus’

2012

Froling wins the Blue Angel award for the entire P4 pellet boiler range from 8 - 105 kW

2012

Froling wins the Blue Angel award for the entire T4 wood chip boiler range from 24 - 110 kW

2012

T4 wood chip boiler scoops the Plus X Award for the “Best Product of 2012" and the Plus X quality seal for innovation, high quality, ease of use, functionality and ecology

2012

P4 Pellet pellet boiler scoops the Plus X Award for the “Best Product of 2012" and the Plus X quality seal for innovation, high quality, ease of use, functionality and ecology

2012

S4 Turbo F firewood boiler / SP DUAL dual fuel boiler scoops the Plus X Award for the "Best Product of 2012" and the Plus X quality seal for innovation, high quality, ease of use, functionality and ecology

2013

T4 wood chip boiler scoops the Plus X Award for the “Best Product of 2013" and the Plus X quality seal for innovation, high quality, ease of use, functionality and ecology

2013

P4 Pellet and PE1 Pellet pellet boilers scoop the Plus X Award for the “Best Product of 2013" and the Plus X quality seal for innovation, high quality, ease of use, functionality and ecology

2013

S4 Turbo F firewood boiler / SP DUAL dual fuel boiler scoops the Plus X Award for the "Best Product of 2013" and the Plus X quality seal for innovation, high quality, ease of use, functionality and ecology

2013

Froling is the “Most Innovative Brand of 2013" in the heating and air-conditioning category

2014

S4 Turbo F firewood boiler / SP DUAL dual fuel boiler scoops the Plus X Award for the "Best Product of 2014" and the Plus X quality seal for innovation, high quality, ease of use, functionality and ecology

2014

PE1 Pellet pellet boiler scoops the Plus X Award for the “Best Product of 2014" and the Plus X quality seal for innovation, high quality, ease of use, functionality and ecology

2014

New training centre completed 

2015

EnergieGenie 2015 innovation prize for Froling’s CHP 50 gasifie

2015

S4 Turbo F firewood boiler / SP DUAL dual fuel boiler scoops the Plus X Award for the "Best Product of 2015/2016" and the Plus X quality seal for innovation, high quality, ease of use, functionality and ecology

2015

PE1 Pellet pellet boiler scoops the Plus X Award for the “Best Product of 2015/2016" and the Plus X quality seal for innovation, high quality, ease of use, functionality and ecology

2015

T4 wood chip boiler scoops the Plus X Award for the “Best Product of 2015/2016" and the Plus X quality seal for innovation, high quality, ease of use, functionality and ecology

 

Meanwhile all Froling boilers up to 100 kW bear the Austrian ecolabel (36 products).Today Froling employs around 500 people and enjoys success throughout Europe, exporting its firewood, waste wood and pellet fired furnaces at a rate of over 70 %.