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05.09.2019, Garching near Munich

Zeppelin Group acquires Luther Group

Zeppelin Group will acquire 100 percent of the shares in Luther Group, comprising Luther HL and METON, retroactively from January 1, 2019. As part of the acquisition, Zeppelin will transfer 100 employees to its Rental strategic business unit – a move that will support the company in strengthening its expertise in solutions in the areas of traffic guidance and transport technology.  

24.06.2019, Friedrichshafen

Zeppelin Group makes top management appointments in Plant Engineering

Alexander Wassermann takes over as Head of the Zeppelin Group’s Plant Engineering strategic business unit. Axel Kiefer leaves the company at his own request

Garching near Munich/Friedrichshafen, June 24, 2019. On July 1, 2019, Alexander Wassermann (53) will take over the position of Chair of the Management Board at Zeppelin Systems GmbH, and in doing so will also become Head of the Zeppelin Group’s Plant Engineering strategic business unit (SBU). He succeeds Axel Kiefer, who is set to leave the Zeppelin Group at his own request on June 30, 2019.

06.06.2019, Garching near Munich

The Zeppelin Group opens a branch in St. Petersburg

The company remains committed to the Russian market. On June 5, 2019, the Zeppelin Group not only celebrated the opening of a new branch, but also marked 20 years of operation in Russia. The company is demonstrating its ongoing commitment to the Russian market by investing in a high-tech service workshop, spare parts warehouse, and office building.

29.03.2019, Garching bei München

The Zeppelin Group completes the financial year with a new record

Targeted digitization and acquisitions contribute to success 

  • The Group Financial Statements are compiled in accordance with IFRS for the first time
  • Group sales: EUR 2.9 bn
  • Group earnings before taxes on income and earnings: EUR 131 m
  • Average workforce over the year: 8,502 (FTEs, including trainees)
  • Group Management Board expects conditions to be largely stable in 2019
17.01.2019, Garching near Munich

Peter Gerstmann, Head of Zeppelin Group, reconfirmed in role

On January 14, 2019, the Supervisory Board of Zeppelin GmbH extended Peter Gerstmann’s contract as Chairman of the Management Board by an additional five-year term, confirming the graduate business economist in office up until 2024.

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Sandra Scherzer

Head of Corporate Communications

Zeppelin GmbH

Graf-Zeppelin-Platz 1
85748 Garching near Munich

E-Mail: sandra.scherzer@zeppelin.com

Phone: +49 89 32 000 440

Klaus Finzel

Head of Communication

Zeppelin Baumaschinen GmbH

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85748 Garching near Munich

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Phone: + 49 89 32 000 341

Gaby Bieger

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Zeppelin Rental GmbH

Graf-Zeppelin-Platz 1
85748 Garching near Munich

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Phone: +49 89 32 000 851

Andrea Krueger

Head of Marketing & Communications

Zeppelin Power Systems GmbH & Co. KG

Ruhrstraße 158
22761 Hamburg

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Phone: +49 40 853 151 741

Sandra Müller

Marketing

Zeppelin Systems GmbH

Graf-Zeppelin-Platz 1
88045 Friedrichshafen

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Phone: +49 7541 202 1475

Robin Kasper

Head of Marketing & Communication

Zeppelin Lab GmbH

Elsenstraße 106
12435 Berlin

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Phone: +49 151 16367416