ABEL GmbH founded in 1947 by Wilhelm Abel in Düsseldorf. In the beginning, the company manufactured and sold pumps for the mining industry.
As the years passed, additional products and sales markets were added. Today, ABEL is know throughout the world for its production of diaphragm, solid handling, high pressure and marine pumps. By now the company group consists of several firms and approximately 150 employees worldwide.
The design and development, production, and customer service department are located together at the company's headquarters in Büchen, just outside Berlin.
Since March 2021, ABEL has been a part of the IDEX Coporation, a global diversified industrial company.