The TeichmannGroup is a medium-sized, family-owned group of companies in the crane industry that consists of both crane construction companies and crane service companies. We manufacture standard and special cranes and carry out conversions, modernisations and services on cranes. With 10 locations in Germany and Switzerland and our 24-hour crane service hotline we are always available whenever you need us.


The Ralf Teichmann GmbH with offices in Essen, Erfurt and Mannheim is Europe's largest manufacturer-independent supplier of refurbished cranes, which are modernised and reconstructed according to customer specifications. Through the use of refurbished, second-hand components, delivery times and prices can be reduced by up to 50% compared to the purchase of a new crane. A comprehensive service offering with UVV inspections, a 24h-crane service, conversions, modernisations, training and a spare parts service that has Europe's largest spare parts warehouse completes the portfolio of the family-owned medium-sized company.



The Cranetech GmbH as part of the TeichmannGroup is a service company in the field of crane technology and is a service specialist for container cranes in inland ports, seaports and rail transhipment terminals, for single and double jib luffing cranes, balance cranes, shipyard cranes and industrial cranes of all kinds.

With more than 35 service technicians in Duisburg, Cranetech is now the leading provider of crane services in the port and container handling industry.

Cranetech Switzerland

As part of the Teichmann Group, Cranetech in Basel, Switzerland is a service company in the field of crane technology. Our portfolio includes services like maintenance, repair, modernisation and crane reconstructions according to customers needs – either for small cranes or even container cranes in seaports.

The service philosophy is the core of our corporate identity and is therefore very important to us - that is why our 24-hour crane service hotline is more than just an advertising slogan.


BRUNNHUBER CRANES GERMANY with 120 employees and locations in Augsburg, Berlin, Rostock and Schwedt (Oder) manufactures new cranes for all handling and industrial sectors. Gantry cranes, overhead travelling cranes, and container cranes as well as special cranes for production and manufacturing are among the core competencies.

As part of the TeichmannGroup, the company looks back on more than 100 years of experience as a successful crane manufacturer and, as an owner-managed company, is one of the few "Made in Germany" crane manufacturers in Germany.


BRUNNHUBER Eisenhüttenstadt

BRUNNHUBER Eisenhüttenstadt GmbH carries out all maintenance measures for all cranes, lifting equipment, load handling equipment and rail vehicles such as locomotives and wagons at the steel mill ArcelorMittal site in Eisenhüttenstadt.

Our experience in the maintenance of hoists ranges from working on 250 kg electric trains as trolleys or column cranes to the maintenance of heavy four-girder casting cranes of up to 365 t. In addition, locomotives, wagons, teletracs, battery-powered towing vehicles and other vehicles for the metallurgical process are being maintained at the Eisenhüttenstadt site by BRUNNHUBER. Main inspections on locomotives and brake tests on wagons are an important measure and are also carried out by BRUNNHUBER itself.


Since June 2018, KRAFOTEC GmbH Kranbau Wittenberg is part of the TeichmannGroup.

The scope of services of the company includes mechanical engineering and steel construction, electrical systems for crane and conveyor technology, special steel construction as well as design and engineering.
About 30 employees - experts with extensive experience and excellent technical knowledge in steel and crane construction, currently are working at KRAFOTEC.