Christian Backer patented the modern electric heating element back in 1921. Since the founding of Backer BHV in 1949, an enduring entrepreneurial spirit has strongly contributed to establishing Backer's leading position in the global heating element market. We are experts in a vast range of technologies and we serve a high number of industry sectors. We are therefore confident in saying that we can offer you exact heating element solution that best fulfills your specific needs. Small-scale or large-scale production, advanced technology or standard products – we are your world-leading partner in heating elements!