Secop came out of Danfoss Compressors in 2010, which was located in Flensburg, Northern Germany, in 1956.
The company is a leading compressor manufacturer committed to developing and supporting technologies and products that promote energy efficiency.
Secop is active in the sectors of household, light commercial and DC-powered refrigeration and has developed a range of compressors which are geared and approved to the use of hydrocarbons, R600a (isobutane) and R290 (propane).
Secop belongs to the German AURELIUS Group of companies since 2010.
On August 1, 2017, Nidec successfully acquired the German compressor manufacturer Secop.