Wilhelm Heinrich Sobbe-Foundation

The Wilhelm Heinrich Sobbe Foundation supports non-profit organizations, promotes science and research in the field of blasting technology and related technology, promotes mining culture, promotes Westphalian cultural heritage and other non-profit organizations.


The aim is to increase the overall understanding of this topic.


After the death of the family owner Wilhelm, his widow Maria Sobbe continued the company successfully until their son Wilhelm-Friedrich Sobbe took over. When he died in 2008, the Wilhelm Heinrich Sobbe Foundation was established as part of the legacy of his work.