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  • Ruthmann GmbH & Co KG
  • Von-Braun-Str. 4
  • 48712 Gescher-Hochmoor
  • https://www.ruthmann.de
  • Ansprechpartner
  • Stefanie David
  • +49 (28) 6392444-13

RUTHMANN promotes new STEIGER ®- Innovation

(PresseBox) (Gescher-Hochmoor, ) After the successful launch of the new 4th STEIGER ®-TB-Generation*, of which 120 units have already been sold worldwide, the German manufacturer, RUTHMANN, has now released the first details of its newest innovative plans.

In 2011, the truck-mounted aerial platform specialist will be presenting its top new model in Germany’s all-important 7.49 ton vehicle category. Under the project title “STEIGER ® T 3++” RUTHMANN will give customers and interested parties a hint of the innovation which lies ahead. RUTHMANN will unveil a truck-mounted aerial platform with a working height exceeding the current 30-metre limit. Further details are still being kept a secret but RUTHMANN promises to reveal more information in the weeks and months ahead.

With this announcement RUTHMANN illustrates how valuable innovation and customers are in the” bread and butter” category. This truck-mounted aerial platform category (vehicles up to 7.49 tons) is so important in Germany because there are millions of drivers with regular C1 (formerly class 3) licences which are able to drive this type of machinery using only their car driver’s licences. Machinery in this category is rented to the public without an accompanying driver.

For the past three decades, RUTHMANN has constantly been presenting innovative milestones in this category (as seen in the adjacent picture). It all began in the early 80’s with the introduction of electronic control technology and fabrication using high-alloyed fine grain steel.

Today these factors are still the driving force behind the development of all new RUTHMANN products. Customers can rely on high-performance machinery with state-of-the- art technology providing maximum performance data.


*The STEIGER ® TB 270 with a 27-metre working height for 3.5-ton vehicles and the STEIGER ® TBR 200 (the first telescopic STEIGER ®) for 3.5-ton vehicles with attached (RÜSSEL ®) jib.

Ruthmann GmbH & Co KG

About RUTHMANN in a nutshell:

RUTHMANN GmbH & Co. KG is an innovative and modern manufacturer of truck-mounted aerial-platforms and special-transport vehicles. The German company is market leader on the domestic and international stage.
RUTHMANN products are recognized around the world and go by the following brand names.

1) STEIGER ® models are hydraulic truck & caterpillar-mounted aerial platforms with working heights that range from 11 metres to 100.4 metres.

2) CARGOLOADER ® models are special truck- transport vehicles with loading areas that can be raised, lowered and exchanged.

3) FLEXILOADER ® models are special delivery vans with loading areas that can be raised and lowered.


RUTHMANN offers comprehensive service for all of its products. Within the Supply-Chain Management framework, products are continuously monitored at all stages…..from development to production, from sales to after-sale service. RUTHMANN products provide cost-effective solutions, the highest safety standards and the best-possible quality.

A systematic and customer-oriented approach, decades of experience, highly-skilled personnel, and technical know-how have made RUTHMANN the extremely efficient and reliable organization it is today.

RUTHMANN business data overview:

Business Management: Rolf Kulawik (managing director since 2010
Registered Office: Germany: RUTHMANN GmbH & Co. KG, Von-Braun-Str. 4, 48712 Gescher-Hochmoor
Austria: RUTHMANN Austria GmbH, Liebochstr. 9, 8143 Dobl bei Graz
Bulgaria: RUTHMANN BULGARIA OOD - 14 Munich - 1528 SOFIA, Bulgaria

Customer Service Stations: 8 Customer Service Stations in Germany and Austria:
Germany: D-48727 Gescher-Hochmoor (Münster), D-21217 Seevetal-Meckelfeld (Hamburg), D-6452 Groß-Gerau (Frankfurt), D-14822 Borkheide (Berlin), D-71272 Renningen (Stuttgart), D-85053 Ingolstadt
Austria: A-8143 Dobl (Graz), 2344 Maria Enzersdorf (near Wien)
Personnel: ~ 300 employees
Products: STEIGER ®, FLEXILOADER ®, CARGOLOADER ® (elevating truck)
Business Volume: > 50 Mill. Euro / Year