Thomas Hettkamp






Dipl. Geophysicist
CEO of BESTEC Services GmbH



Thomas Hettkamp has been working for our company since 2001. He was directly involved in the planning and installation of the underground heat exchanger in the European HDR research project in Soultz-sous-Forêts, France. He also played a key role in the success of our projects in Landau and Insheim. Today, his company BESTEC Services GmbH maintains and services the geothermal power plant in Landau. 


Diploma thesis, Department of Geology, Mineralogy and Geophysics at the Ruhr University Bochum, Germany (1996): "The long term deformation behavior of the host rock of the Wellenberg in Switzerland"


Areas of research: hydraulic fracturing, hydraulic well testing, reservoir engineering & rock mechanics