RUD is expanding!

Date: 
02 October 2013

"We would like to share with you the following news from RUD Germany that appeared in a local German newspaper."


"The family-owned RUD Group, a worldwide trendsetter in terms of quality and technology for modern lifting gear for lifting and moving heavy loads, has acquired 100% interest in Peter Schöttler GmbH in Hagen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. This strategic investment underscores that RUD, the market leader in this specialised segment, has a clear commitment to development and production in Germany. Founded in 1840, the Peter Schöttler GmbH forging company is an absolute specialist in lifting technology, and especially in lifting hooks. Currently, Peter Schöttler GmbH has over 100 employees and is enjoying profitable growth. The company’s annual revenue is in the double-digit millions range and is generated entirely by high-quality products made in-house for successful worldwide distribution by the RUD organisation and many other partner companies. The Hagen-based company will now be called “RUD Schöttler Umformtechnik & Systemlieferant” (RUD Schöttler Forming Technology & Systems Supplier), which aptly describes the company’s range of expertise and services.
RUD Schöttler Umformtechnik & Systemlieferant in Hagen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany: a fully owned subsidiary of the RUD Group.  "