GEDA Dechentreiter GmbH & Co. KG
Mertinger Strasse 60
86663 Asbach-Bäumenheim


In the construction machinery industry the name GEDA represents competence and unique quality made in Germany and this for more than 85 years now. Our machines are able to transport loads from 60 kg to 3.2 t. People and materials can be lifted up to a height of 400 m. With all this, GEDA offers you by far the widest product range of all building hoist constructors worldwide. Moreover, we have a special department for building maintenance units and have been in the industrial elevator business for years. A comprehensive dealer network provides optimal support for customers in over 80 countries around the world.

Address Mertinger Strasse 60, 86663 Asbach-Bäumenheim, Germany
Business Type Manufacturer
Certifications DIN EN ISO 9001:2008
Management Johann Sailer
Export Markets Worldwide
Year Founded 1929
Number of Employees 445
Phone +49 906 9809-0

News - GEDA Dechentreiter GmbH & Co. KG

GEDA and Matebat establish a cooperation

French rental company invests in GEDA 2 PK crane operator hoists

GEDA at Intermat 2018

The height-access specialists from Asbach-Bäumenheim present both new and wellproven solutions in Paris

Large order from Qatar

GEDA supplies United Equipment with Bavarian height access solutions as rental stock

Large-scale construction site in Greece

Height-access specialist GEDA deploys customised solutions to support the construction of a new lignite block

New gateway for King Ludwig’s emblematic landmark

GEDA height access solutions are once again in action at Schloss Neuschwanstein in Füssen Since October 2016 work has once again been underway on Schloss Neuschwanstein. It is hardly five years since the last big renovation was completed and now further repair work is being undertaken. The impressive gateway has disappeared behind scaffolding for several months. A transport platform and

GEDA and MN-Lifttek OY start working together

GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co. KG, the construction and industrial hoist specialist, has secured an important partner in Finland in the form of MN-Lifttek OY and further expanded its global sales network.

Full power in Opole

GEDA is participating with numerous of its lift solutions in the multi-million construction project of two new blocks in the Opole coal-fired power station in Poland.

The most devoted fan

At 82 years of age Gyula Varga still works as a roofer and he will never, ever give up his GEDA LIFT.

GEDA at BAU 2017

Construction hoist manufacturer announces its 2017 trade fair year and exhibits a world première.

The GEDA SBL 2000 makes its first appearance

The new personnel and materials lift is used for the first time at the Samriddhi housing complex in Mumbai

GEDA has markets outside Europe in its sights

Construction hoist specialist presents new transport platform for personnel and materials, the GEDA SBL 2000

New concepts for new markets is the banner under which the Bavarian

New transport platform GEDA 3700 Z/ZP

GEDA expands its transport platform range

With over eight decades of proven know-how combined with continuous further development and unique quality, original GEDA transport platforms are a strong partner for heavy loads and efficient working and are highly regarded

Big, Bigger Big Air World Cup

The GEDA 1500 Z/ZP is on the start line at the ski and snowboarding spectacular in Boston

In mid-February the legendary Fenway Park Stadium in Boston, USA became the showcase for a world-class ski and snowboard event. And centre stage was a GEDA 1500 Z/ZP transport

A quarter of a century with the lift manufacturer

Anniversary celebration for GEDA managing director Johann Sailer

Johann Sailer has worked at GEDA for his entire professional career and within only five years was promoted from plant manager to managing director of the manufacturer of construction and industrial hoists. For more than 25 years he has shaped the development of the internationally operating company based in

On the sunny side with GEDA

Solar Lift put to work in the US State of Oregon

The roof of the headquarters of Pine Mountain Sports in Bend in the US State of Oregon has recently been fitted with brand new solar modules. The outdoor equipment experts came to Bavaria for support in the form of the Solar Lift from the Bavarian height access specialists GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co. KG.

Whatever the

GEDA technology at the Yamal LNG plant

Bavarian height access solutions in action in Russia

Eight mast climbing platforms and two personnel and material lifts from GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co. KG are being used at one of this decade's most ambitious construction projects.

For the YAMAL LNG project the Yuzhno-Tambeyskoye gas field on the West Siberian peninsula of Yamal is being developed and an LNG plant is

GEDA prevails on the Danish coast

Historic building renovated, ably assisted by height access technology from Bavaria

The pure white building located picturesquely on the Danish coast, only a few kilometres north of Copenhagen has a long history to tell. Extensive renovation works have recently become necessary on Hvidore and as a result a construction

GEDA exhibits at Intersolar North America in San Francisco

Hoist manufacturer presents the GEDA Solar Lift

Intersolar North America was held in San Francisco in mid-July. As the leading solar trade show in North America, the event provides unique insights into the American and international

Renovation of the 17th century St. Michel Cathedral

The renovation of the 17th century St. Michel Cathedral in the French town of Sospel is placing high demands both on the stucco plasterers, painters, scaffolders and on the construction site equipment used. A transport platform from the Bavarian hoist manufacturer GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co. KG has

GEDA at CTT 2015

CTT, the International Show of Construction Equipment and Technologies, with exhibition space of 130,000 square metres, is the leading event in the construction sector in Russia and Eastern Europe. Reason enough therefore for representatives from industry and commerce, service

Eight Gold Medals for GEDA

Long before spectators from across the world surge into the stands to excitedly follow Europe's first Olympic Games, eight crane operator hoists from Bavarian hoist manufacturer GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co. KG have been at work on-site playing their part in the construction of the National Stadium in

GEDA hoist for the tyre hotel

There is particularly intense activity in the tyre store of Albert Böttcher OHG, the traditional Opel dealership in Neuburg a. d. Donau, when twice a year, at the time of the seasonal tyre switch-over, it offers its customers a very special service. A permanently installed GEDA transport platform provides valuable

GEDA achieves environmental and occupational health and safety certifications

The audit was conducted in November 2014 and since 02.02.2015 it has been official. In addition to the company's existing DIN ISO 9001:2008 certification, the hoist manufacturer GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co. KG is now also certified to environmental and occupational health and safety

GEDA in position on the highest office building in Poland

Soon to be Warsaw's highest building, Warsaw Spire has been under construction since 2011. The office building will be packed full of innovations and will set new architectural benchmarks. GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co. KG is supporting the building work with one of its construction hoists. The GEDA height access specialists are by no means unknown in Poland. German technology has already scored

GEDA - On an upward trend for 85 years

When in 1929 Georg Dechentreiter founded his small company in Asbach-Bäumenheim in Bavaria, Germany, nobody could have imagined that he had laid the foundations for a global company of today. Back then the company sold and repaired agricultural machinery, with construction

GEDA 300 Z/ZP inside Gothenburg Town Hall

Whether in Berlin, Paris or Madrid – the innovative GEDA 300 Z/ZP transport platform from the Bavarian manufacturer GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co. KG has been used on many construction sites across Europe. And now it has been put to use in Gothenburg in Sweden, this time inside a building structure.

Gothic meets technology

Only a few days after the North Tower was liberated from its scaffolding, the 12 centimetre lower South Tower of Munich's Frauenkirche disappeared behind bars. The comprehensive restoration works are continuing – and once again a construction hoist from GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co. KG is being used.

GEDA mixes in

Operating throughout Germany, JOHANN BUNTE Bauunternehmung has acquired a competent technical support tool for two of its asphalt mixing plants. Permanently installed GEDA 500 ZP P transport

All-round protection for your hoist

As reliable height access technology partner on construction sites, GEDA has been offering skills and expertise in conjunction with unequalled quality for more than eighty years. In order to further improve this well-proven record, GEDA is now focusing even more on the issue of corrosion protection. Construction hoists are generally exposed to wind and weather all year round. Wet and cold

GEDA at intersolar EUROPE 2014

From 4 to 6 June everything revolved around solar energy at the Munich Trade Fair. Around 1,100 exhibitors from across the world exhibited their new solar solutions and proven technologies at intersolar EUROPE. And all under brilliant sunshine. After a few difficult years the photovoltaic sector is now set for renewed growth. Between 4 and 6 June visitors from the entire world streamed around the

1:0 to GEDA

Several months before fans from across the world rush into the stadiums to cheer on their national teams, a German construction hoist from the manufacturer GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co. KG has been busy in one of the Brazilian

Skeleton refurbishment

The facade of the Mechanical Engineering Faculty at Brünn Technical University is currently undergoing extensive refurbishment. The construction company undertaking the works is maximising the benefits of three MCP 1500 mast climber platforms from GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co.KG.

GEDA Transport Platforms for Finland

In the midst of harsh daily routines on a construction site who would not gladly make use of practical passenger lifts which make working operations easier, save time and spare muscle strength? Reliable construction aids are also considered to be very important in Finland. However, due to national regulations it had previously not been possible to install

GEDA in the dizzy heights of fashion

A newly built warehouse for the luxury online store has recently been given extra support from a GEDA 300 ZP P permanent transport platform. The GEDA 300 ZP P, 500 ZP P and 1500 ZP P permanent

GEDA 500 Z/ZP writes history

It is the most visited museum in Germany. With a surface area of 73,000 m² and around 50 different science and technology sections, the Deutsches Museum in Munich has been attracting visitors from across the world for over 100 years. Yet not everything in the garden is rosy because now extensive refurbishment is now required. The Deutsches Museum has set itself the

Finally a bridge over the fjord

Norwegians have waited a very long time for this news. And now the bridge over the Dalsfjord is finally complete! The 523 metre long Dalsfjordbrua spans the narrowest point of the fjord north of Dale. Two construction hoists from Bavaria were also at work on this bridge construction

Finer living with GEDA

Close to the city centre with the sea just round the corner, large south-facing balconies and modern, bright and well-appointed apartments – this is the perfect description of a residential dream currently being constructed only 20 km from Stockholm's city centre and being ably assisted by a GEDA 2 PK crane operator

1 a Façade for high-bay warehouse

Six construction hoists from the Bavarian manufacturer GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co.KG have been put to use in the assembly of the external façade of a high-bay warehouse in the bauma partner country of

With GEDA to the stars

"Heaven on earth" announces Planetarium Hamburg to its visitors – and it isn't even overpromising. On the huge dome of the former water tower the stars and the universe can be experienced with all the senses. However, this is precisely where refurbishment works are now due. The GEDA 1500 Z/ZP

GEDA Multilift P22

The GEDA Multilift series, exhibited for the first time at bauma 2007, is now successfully established on the market and is used on construction sites worldwide. The series is now taking its success story to the next stage with the new GEDA Multilift P22. GEDA Multilift P22 = 2000 kg/22 people + 200 metres lifting height. This calculation always produces the right answer since all the

Ship ahoy!

As the champagne bottle burst on the hull of the “Alexander von Humboldt”, the transport platform GEDA 500 Z/ZP had completed its first journey. At the largest launching ceremony of a ship of all times, it transported reporters and television crews in the port of Hamburg to the location of the event. The

Meet – Connect – Expand

When bauma calls the entire construction machinery sector follows – even as far away as distant South Africa. Following the great success of bauma 2013 in April in Munich, the Munich Trade Fair organisers are expanding their international network in the construction machinery sector. The first ever bauma Africa took place from 18 to 21 September in Johannesburg and was primarily focused on

GEDA Stars in Malmö

In the Swedish municipality of Lomma, a suburb of Malmö, intensive building work is underway with new apartments being built over an area of 15,000 m². Two GEDA Multilift P12 devices are supporting the construction work – and a GEDA 500 Z/ZP SL transport platform has made its first

Teamwork made in Donau-Ries

An industrial lift supplied by GEDA from Asbach-Bäumenheim is performing valuable transportation services on the preheater tower of the Märker cement works in Harburg. The lift travels 70

GEDA Xtreme Transport Platform

The X-Games are a bit like the Olympic Games for extreme sports. However, the fun-loving, extreme athletes are not competing for their countries since their main focus is on the discipline itself and having fun. For the first time the most important international event for skateboarding, BMX, MOTO X,

GEDA at CTT 2013

CTT, the International Show of Construction Equipment and Technologies, is the leading event in the construction sector in Russia and Eastern Europe, with exhibitors presenting a wide range of innovative and technologically advanced construction machinery and construction

Heavy work in paradise

The small group of islands of New Caledonia is located in the South Pacific, east of Australia. The country has a land area about the size of the German State of Rhineland-Palatinate and after Russia, Australia and Canada is home to the largest untapped nickel deposits in the world. For several years now the

Equipped for all emergencies

When the first patients arrive in the new Stockholm University Hospital Nya Karolinska in Stockholm in 2016, awaiting them will be customised patient care in one of the most modern university hospitals in the world. When complete, the pioneering large hospital will have 600 in-patient beds and a capacity of

GEDA PH series takes Qatar by storm

bauma is not only the most important trade fair in the construction sector but is often also the trailblazer for new business partnerships. This was the experience of lift manufacturer GEDA Dechentreiter GmbH & Co.KG who secured a new partner at bauma 2013, the company United Equipment from Doha, Qatar. United Equipment is the market leader in the rental of cranes in Qatar and a long-standing

GEDA in the eye of the hurricane

The multimillion production site is a joint venture between BASF and ATOFINA and is located in the high-risk hurricane area in the Gulf of Mexico. In 1998 BASF and ATOFINA took a decision to build a steam cracker on the site of the ATOFINA oil refinery. Furnaces heat crude oil and break it down into

GEDA 1255 metres above sea level

The Hongrin Dam is located at a height of 1255 metres near Col des Mosses in the Alps around Lake Geneva. The water in its huge basin is held for electricity generation. The Hongrin Dam was built at the end of the 1960s. It holds the melted snow and ice from nine water courses and is also supplied with water from Lake Geneva pumped through about 20 km of

GEDA reports success at bC India 2013 in Mumbai

Every two years bC India – bauma Conexpo India – takes place in Mumbai. With over 28,000 professional visitors including top decision-makers from the construction machinery sector and 710 exhibitors from 33 countries, bC India continues its success story with exhibition floor space having also expanded from 88,000 m² in 2011 to 130,000 m². This trade fair was created through the Joint Venture of

First GEDA 2 PK special purpose hoist for cranes in "down under"

The image of Australia is of a dreamland and holiday paradise. The fifth continent seduces people with its mega-cities of Melbourne and Sydney which offer millions of people a home and attract tourists from across the world. The Australian construction industry employs around 950,000 people and contributes every year AUD 100 billion dollars to the Australian economy. The building structures in

GEDA has a successful BAU

The 20th BAU trade fair took place in Munich between 14 and 19 January 2013. Under the motto “The future of building”, 2,060 exhibitors from 41 countries and over 235,000 visitors streamed into the Munich Trade Fair Centre where over six days there was the opportunity to hold meetings, learn new things about the market and make interesting contacts. GEDA-Dechentreiter from Asbach-Bäumenheim used

GEDA inaugurates new production and despatch hall

Sincespring 2012 construction work has been progressing at full speed on a new production and despatch hall. Seven months after the first spade hit the ground GEDA has completed the building work at the Asbach-Bäumenheim site. The hall which is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities started operations as

GEDA 1500 Z/ZP in use on Northern Swabia's biggest construction site

This is currently the largest building project in Northern Swabia. For over a year Eurocopter has been building a new state-of-the-art Development Center at Donauwörth. The four-storey complex is being constructed over a total ground area of 30,000 square metres. This large construction site is hugely important for the region as the new Development Center is set to employ about 900 people in the

A regal summer in the UK

Summer 2012 has been a summer of huge events for the British capital. The spectacular Queen's Diamond Jubilee celebrations with its exceptional programme of events had hardly come to a close when the next major event of the London 2012 Summer Olympic Games, was about to open its doors. The United Kingdom had not seen such a huge spectacle for more than 350 years, with four days from 2-5 June

Buddha, curry and sacred cows

Since 2009 the company ONCG Petro Additions Limited (OPaL) has been building a Petrochemical Complex in the Dahej Special Economic Zone in the Indian state of Gujarat. Bavarian technology in the form of an industrial hoist supplied by the company GEDA Dechentreiter GmbH & Co.KG is being used on the

GEDA makes fairy-tales come true

Is it possible for a Bavarian manufacturer of construction hoists to imagine a more beautiful backdrop for a construction site installation than the awe-inspiring Schloss Neuschwanstein in their Bavarian homeland? Absolutely not! Two GEDA 500 Z/ZP transport platforms are currently

22 Olympic Golds for GEDA

Every four years one principle applies to sportsmen and women from across the world, namely that it is the taking part that counts, not the winning. The Olympic Games are an opportunity for professionals and amateurs alike to prove their sporting achievements to themselves and the world. Under the motto "Inspire a generation" the 2012 Summer Olympic Games are taking place in London from

Fire, Water, Earth, …GEDA

In the outskirts of Oslo an office building surpassing all superlatives is being created. The Norwegian oil group Statoil has been seeking an alternative for its two offices in Oslo since 2008. The current lease contracts for the office premises in Majorstua and Vaekero terminate in autumn 2012. Therefore by then a solution had to be found so that the operations of the Oslo company could be run

Bavarian crane-operator lift in fiery Andalusia

In the Andalusia town of Cádiz, the "La Pepa" bridge is presently being built. Cádiz is located on a promontory and the new bridge will in future connect the town of Cádiz to Puerto Real on the Spanish mainland. The existing bridge is no longer designed for the traffic of today – approx. 40000 vehicles per day. Therefore, the cable-stayed bridge "La Pepa" will bring enormous relief to the

GEDA 2 PK plays a leading role at the Paris Philharmonic

It is the first time since 1927 that a new concert hall is being built in Paris - a fantastic challenge for GEDA to participate in this significant project. Focus on safety and time saving The rack and pinion hoist GEDA 2 PK is mounted on a top slewing crane of company Bouygues Construction. The crane

First GEDA building maintenance unit in Kuwait city in use

At present in the growing business centre of Sharq city in Kuwait city, two architectural, very impressive high-rise complexes are being built. Both buildings are named after the national day and immediately subsequent liberation day of Kuwait: 25 / 26 February Towers. With 37 floors (25 February Tower) and 32 floors (26 February Tower), both towers will be an eyecatcher of the skyline of Kuwait

GEDA at the Royal Wedding

Thousands of visitors descended on London on April 29, 2011 to see the spectacle of the century with their own eyes. A very special day for British monarchy indeed: Prince William married the commoner Kate Middleton. A GEDA transport platform for persons and material made in the

GEDA double pack in the „white city“ Belgrade

The German hoist manufacturer GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co.KG struck twice: two hoists were delivered for the new construction of a multilane bridge over the river Sava in Serbia’s capital Belgrade. „All from one source“ True to the motto „all from one source“, namely already from preparing the offer

First use of space saving GEDA 300 Z/ZP in Paris

But what if a transport platform has to be erected for the renovation of an old building in one of these small one-way streets? With exactly this special application company Chastagner (based in Département Île-de-France) came

GEDA goes to India

CONEXPO INDIA – was held in Mumbai. Amongst the over 500 exhibitors from 30 countries, Bavarian manufacturer of construction hoists GEDA-Dechentreiter GmbH & Co.KG was also there at the start. In recent years, India has become one of the largest markets on the planet and will develop further over the next few decades as a market of the future. Due to the highly favourable medium- and long-term

Mega project worth billions in Vladivostok

Two large bridges are to be built in the Russian port of Vladivostok by the time of the Asia-Pacific Summit (APEC) in 2012: A four-lane suspension bridge on 226 metre high pylons will initially span the five

GEDA Multilift has found its place in the market

The new hoist range was launched in times of global economic revival. Rental fleets and building companies invested substantially. However, investments turned out to be problematic due to extended delivery times and excessive prices on the steel market. GEDA also had and