Cleaning technology professional under new leadership#.


Bernhard Thünemann is the new Managing Director of PURIMA

Since 3 April it is official: Bernhard Thünemann is the new Managing Director of PURIMA GmbH & Co. KG. The long-standing expert for industrial parts cleaning from Porta Westfalica is getting a pronounced expert from the field of special plant construction for this position in Mr Thünemann: “We are very pleased to have gained an experienced manager with comprehensive technical expertise and industry knowledge in Bernhard Thünemann,” says Alexander Dolipski, Managing Director and COO of DENIOS SE – the big sister company from Bad Oeynhausen. For more than 30 years, PURIMA has made it its business to support customers from all industries with individual challenges in the field of industrial parts cleaning with custom-fit high-tech systems in the production process. The portfolio also includes the areas of heating and air technology, for which PURIMA cooperates with DENIOS SE.

Bernhard Thünemann, a graduate engineer (FH) and Master of Science, can already look back on a long and successful professional career: Among other things, he was responsible for leading positions at well-known companies in the automotive industry and most recently worked for over 6 years as a business process manager, managing director and head of product development and quality assurance for a well-known machine factory – a partner for high-quality machine and plant technology in the field of environmental technology. The new Managing Director, who was born in Emsland, is now looking forward to his future field of work: “I am looking forward to contributing my many years of professional experience to PURIMA in order to successfully develop the company further together with the employees”.

All signs point to growth

For several years now, PURIMA has been experiencing considerable growth both not least due to the higher order utilisation, the company only moved to new and larger company headquarters in Porta Westfalica in 2021: Generous company and production premises there now offer more space for large-scale plant projects. “I would like to make it my task to continue to raise PURIMA’s profile and, together with the strong synergy and cooperation partner, DENIOS SE, to develop new potential internationally as well,” says Bernhard Thünemann about his goals. COO Alexander Dolipski freut sich auf gute Zusammenarbeit: „Wir unterstützen Herrn Thünemann in seiner neuen Funktion nach Kräften und heißen ihn herzlich willkommen.“


For more than 30 years PURIMA has been the specialist for special plant engineering in the field of industrial parts cleaning, air technology and heat technology. Today, our plant concepts ‘made in OWL’ convince cross-industry customers from all over the world. Our customers include well-known companies from all branches of the manufacturing industry.