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Our Story

Nilfisk was founded in Denmark by P. A. Fisker and H. M. Nielsen, originally under the name Fisker & Nielsen. The name later became "Nilfisk", a combination of both founder's names.

Nilfisk was founded on a vision of producing the highest quality products. For over 100 years, we have adapted to the changing needs of our customers worldwide with innovative solutions. 

Today, Nilfisk offers an extensive range of premium consumer cleaning products including high pressure washers, wet & dry vacuums and vacuum cleaners, as well as professional cleaning equipment.

Nilfisk brand Promise
Cleaning Made Simple

Clever Cleaning

Intuitive and efficient appliances developed through consumer centric thinking.

Clean Design

Products look as simple and smart as they are.

High Quality Products

Durable with a premium feel, sound and look.

Company milestones

The potential of technology through history

As our timeline shows, we have been committed to bringing innovative cleaning solutions to market and grow our business to lead the industry since 1906.


From then until now

Brands who trust in Nilfisk

Nilfisk has supported a number of important brands over the years. Since 1969 Nilfisk has provided cleaning equipment for NASA to remove harmful dust from their space shuttles. 

Nasa cleaning rocket in 1970 with high pressure washer

Watch our latest TV advert

Nilfisk on TV

“Introducing a brand new standard for high pressure washers.” In our latest TV advert we show off our new Core range of consumer high pressure washers.

Nilfisk History

Poster Adverts

Take a look at our most iconic poster adverts throughout the last 100 years. How times have changed.