Keeping full control of heavy loads. Schmidbauer has the ideal mobile cranes for all applications:
  • Mini cranes (up to 12 tons)
  • Truck-mounted loading-cranes
  • All-terrain cranes (up to 800 tons)
  • Mobile construction cranes
  • Crawler cranes (up to 1,350 tons)
When it comes to moving extremely large loads Schmidbauer is your first choice because we keep focused and ensure everything remains on track.

Our transport logistics services include:
  • Heavy haulage
  • Freight brokerage
  • Transformers transportation
  • Support system
  • Storage
The sense for precision is firmly ingrained in Schmidbauer - an attribute that is particularly important when transporting extremely heavy loads to millimetre accuracy. Our experienced team of experts and our own transport and logistics departments will guide your project to success – even under the most difficult conditions.
When lifting and transporting heavy loads, not only the concept but also the responsibility for all processes are important. As a leading system service provider, Schmidbauer covers the entire value chain. In addition to our core services, we also provide many other additional services – our Performance Plus.
Schmidbauer is not only a leading system service provider for safe lifting and transport, as a partner to the construction industry, we are also a co-designer of future-oriented infrastructure. Whether buildings or traffic routes – wherever we are involved we create innovative opportunities that help reinforce economic growth. 

Our services for the energy sector cover the entire planning process right through to implementation. Whether from the construction of wind farms or offshore projects – Schmidbauer is once again a competent partner, both throughout Germany and in other European countries.

Where exceptional conditions prevail, we are in our element. Complete security and strict compliance with international quality standards  form the basis of our work: an assurance that our clients in the chemical industry continue to enjoy.
We support challenging mechanical and plant engineering industry projects by providing step by step detailed planning through to smooth implementation. We have been servicing this market for years and there is still room to grow.

The Schmidbauer principle:

Relief at all levels

The company

Viable solutions since 1932.

The traces of time can be seen here - a corporate culture that still shapes the Schmidbauer name. It focusses on the big picture, has an eye for detail and intensive understanding of human expertise. Schmidbauer combines the skills of professionals with the performance of machines. Despite all changes through time our goal remains constant: the most sustainable solution for every project. Our specialists explore options, consider alternatives and put the best solution into practice.

Specialising in every dimension

As a system service provider for crane technology, specialist haulage and installations, we take care of orders of all sizes. Whether horizontal movement or vertical lifting, from mobile loading cranes to compact mini cranes and crawler cranes for extreme applications, our fleet and expertise cover the entire value chain. In addition to analysis, planning and the provision of equipment, we ensure precisely-planned project implementation – a full-service concept that takes the load off your shoulders and gives us the power to offer solutions.

Present in your region

Schmidbauer´s customers appreciate short communication channels. Our 600+ employees ensure that a personal contact is always within reach. Our head office is based in Gräfelfing near Munich and we have more than 20 locations, nationwide. Schmidbauer is well situated and the market leader in Germany. Thanks to our subsidiaries and sales offices in Estonia, Finland and France we are also close to our customers internationally.

Our vision

A full service for top-quality performance.

As a market leader with decades of experience we know the route from a pioneering spirit to a premium provider. Also as an innovative heavy-load expert, the future also remains in motion. Schmidbauer is not only the pioneer of precise lifting and moving, it is also a partner who understands the needs of its customers.

More power, more possibilites

The key feature of our work is our performance plus – the seamless interaction of state-of-the-art technology and precise engineering. A highly efficient 360° concept that bundles strengths and takes the weight off customers' shoulders. Schmidbauer's full service ensures high performance with the power to offer solutions. This is how we make even the most complicated projects look easy.

A character that broadens horizons.

Schmidbauer combines performance with personality - because the expertise of our professionals constantly reaches new highs. Our professionals are a pool of ideas for solutions and drivers for cost-efficiency. This creates added value that gives our clients more freedom and a clear advantage. Regionally and internationally.
Whereever Schmidbauer bears responsibility, we maintain and take our style into the future – with our head in the project and our ears with the customer.


Partners you can rely on.

Schmidbauer has counted on reliable cooperation with well-known companies for many years.
These close partnerships benefit everyone involved with professional support and mutual loyalty.
Together and for each other.

Here are some our business partners:


Media & Downloads

Brochures, certificates & more


Image brochure
This gives you an overview of our range of services and our expertise in the heavy load sector.


Locations in Sasbach and Karlsruhe
Our fleet in the Rhine valley –
for every need


Apprenticeships at Schmidbauer
Start your career with us – as an apprentice in
the commercial or industrial field.



Crawler Crane Demag CC 3800


6-Axle-SPMT + PPU


Truck-mounted loading-crane PK 65002


Truck-mounted loading-crane PK 92002


Mobile construction crane MK 140


Mobile construction crane MK 100


Mobile construction crane MK 88


Mobile construction crane MK 63


Mini crane B-780.2


Mini crane B-506-5.2


You can find the technical data sheets for a selection of our equipment under "Fleet".


Digital future of crane control:
Schmidbauer tests 5G Ready

Together with Vodafone, Schmidbauer presents the use of 5G Ready
at the CEBIT 2018.

Watch the project movie 
on YouTube


Discharge of the historic Lufthansa plane "Landshut"

The historic plane "Landshut" is loaded in tandem from the belly of a wide-bodied aircraft.

Watch the project movie 
on YouTube


The first deployment of our new
CC 3800 crawler crane

Lifting steel construction structures of a conveyor
bridge at MAN Truck & Bus in Munich-Karlsfeld.

Watch the project movie
on  YouTube


Delivery of Schmidbauer
truck-mounted loading-cranes

Four new truck-mounted loading-cranes for the Schmidbauer sites in Nuremberg, Oberndorf, Munich and for Fricke-Schmidbauer in Braunschweig.
Watch the project movie
on  YouTube


Construction of a temporary clinic building
with the AC 500-2

Completion of the extension of the temporary building
of the Müller clinic for internal medicine in Munich.

Watch the project movie
on  YouTube


BUSS Offshore Wind Farm Borkum Riffgrund 1

Unloading, haulage and storage of transition pieces (TPs) and monopiles (MPs).

Watch the project movie
on YouTube


Wing haulage of Airbus A 350

Loading and haulage of the middle section of an Airbus A350 XWB at Munich airport.

Watch the project movie
on YouTube


All videos can be found on the Schmidbauer-YouTube-channel


Occupational safety

Quality Management
ISO 9001:2015

Energy management
ISO 50001:2011

Mehr Informationen zu unseren Zertifizierungen finden Sie hier.


Terms and conditions as of August 2015