Company

Family-Owned
Founded in 1962 by Mr Klaus Husmann as a commercial agency FUCHS Fördertechnik AG has evolved in a minimum of time to an independent medium-sized production company for diverse and versatile usable materials-handling technolgoy then and now family-runned meanwhile in the second generation.

Innovative from experience
The company continually grew with its tasks. The increasing specialised requirements – especially in the shipbuilding industry – led and still lead to a development and custom-made production of innovative cranes and crane systems of different types as well as trolley and lightmasts – always built exactly for the relative application area and the individual customer requirements.

Worldwide Operation
Our unique know-how in special crane production has not only made us one of the market leaders. It also makes us a highly reliable partner in the future. Clients all over the world rely on FUCHS Fördertechnik AG every day – in shipping as well as offshore and industrial area.

Full Service – up to the last detail
All cranes and crane systems are manufactured in pre-finished quality in our company-owned workshop in Oststeinbek close to Hamburg. During the whole project – from product designing via production to the point of delivery – and if required from assembly directly at the client to commissioning – our experienced engineers give advice and support to each client to ensure that each detail meets the clients requirements. Professional servicing and maintenance as well as support for the ideal use of the crane system round off our full-service.

Top quality by all standards
Maximum quality of the finished product is on one hand ensured by our DNV-certified quality management system in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001 and on the other hand by the individual tests carried out by our clients and their nominated classification society e.g. ABS, BV, DNV GL, LR, RINA or all other testing authorities.

Most modern Surface-Coating
The new in 2015 founded subsidiary company named FUCHS Oberflächentechnik GmbH is located in the FUCHS premises in Oststeinbek. The scope of supply of FUCHS Oberflächentechnik GmbH includes the preprocessing (cleaning, abrasive blast cleaning, priming, filling, grinding) as well as the functional or decorative coating of surfaces of different materials. The focus lies on steal-/metal products for shipbuilding and industry. Despite this FUCHS Oberflächentechnik GmbH also offers:
  • Elements & components for the medical technology
  • Coating of construction equipment
  • Car coating
  • Boat coating
  • Etc.
All areas and branches are subject to special requirements regarding the surface condition and are handled from FUCHS on the highest level. FUCHS Oberflächentechnik GmbH is equipped with the newest and most modern blasting-, varnishing & drying plant as well as overhead cranes and industrial trucks in order to work on objects with a size of up to 14m x 5m x 4m and a weight up to SWL 20,0 t

FUCHS Oberflächentechnik GmbH disposed of a by DNV GL certified quality management system in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001. Convince yourself of the strength of FUCHS Oberflächentechnik GmbH.