The OGEPAR Group

Ogepar Group

The OGEPAR Group


The holding company Ogepar founded in 1985, is based in Ghent (Belgium). It is single-family owned, with a share capital of 100 million euros.


The Group employs 1700 people in 5 different business areas. The Ogepar Group treasures its independence of decision making and its financial autonomy. It attaches great importance to the stability of its teams. The profits made are used for the growth of the subsidiaries.

Energy and Transportation



Anglo Belgian Corporation (BE) – ABC in short – has manufactured robust engines since 1912. These engines produce electricity at competitive prices for both industrial users and for thousands of households. ABC engines are a true reference in the field of marine and railway traction.

Thanks to the expertise of ABC CONTRACTING (BE) – and to the African subsidiaries ABC Sodimel (DRC), Ivoiremotor (CI), Procob (CG), Procobu (BI) and Rwandamotor (RW) – the Group can offer turnkey solutions for hybrid & thermal power plants, hydroelectric power plants and power grids.

Kompressorenbau Bannewitz GmbH (DE) – better known under its abbreviation KBB – develops and manufactures turbochargers for diesel or gas engines.

Foundries industry

Focast Saint-Dizier (FR), Focast Châteaubriant (FR), Luneburg (DE) and Luitpoldhütte (DE) produce complex castings for the sectors of agricultural machinery, trucks and civil engineering.

Machine tools industry

Balliu (BE) produces laser machines for all types of applications and materials.

Pegard Productics (BE) is active in mechanical and electrical retrofitting of machine tools.

Real estate and hotels

Through three real estate companies, the Group owns two hotels operating under the Elaïs brand (CD, CG &BE), residences, offices and warehouses.