An impressive story. Shared values. Specialized companies. Numerous locations.






We are a team.

The Teupe Group is an innovative, medium-sized group of companies located in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. We are specialists for all requirements in the fields of scaffoldinglifting technologymechanical engineering and steel construction


All companies of the Teupe Group work closely together. Within the Group, we see ourselves as a team. The close cooperation of all employees and the interlocking at the interfaces create synergy effects in all areas, which we use sensibly and thus achieve time and cost advantages.

Our demand on ourselves

Special services and reliability

That's what sets us apart. Providing special services and delivering the highest quality are both a challenge and an incentive for us at all times. Being a reliable partner for our customers and business partners is our top priority. We are always working on sustainable solutions

Mutual respect and empathy

That's what drives us. We build sustainable trust and offer employees and business partners alike long-term prospects in respectful dealings with one another. With our consistent owner-managed company policy, we secure the future of the Teupe Group. 

Qualified and committed workforce

Our employees are the foundation of our work and our most valuable asset. A high level of training, in-depth knowledge with special know-how, seminars as well as company training programs guarantee the best possible order and work processing.


Under the umbrella of the Teupe Group, specialized companies with different service focuses and competencies work on joint projects.

Teupe Holding GmbH

All strategic and administrative areas are organized in the holding company of the Teupe Group.

Teupe & Söhne Gerüstbau GmbH

The specialist for engineering scaffolding with five locations in Germany and supraregional projects.

GESTA Gesellschaft für Stahlrohrgerüste mbH

The specialist in industrial scaffolding as a long-standing partner on the plants of our customers (energy, chemical and steel).

Teupe GmbH

Our supplier for lifting technology, object-related mechanical engineering such as bridge approach systems as well as for individual steel constructions. 

Teupe Gerüstbau GmbH

Our company in Austria with a special focus on country-specific infrastructure requirements. 

Teupe Gerüstbau AG

Our Swiss company with a focus on complex working and protective scaffolding as well as special constructions for bridge renovations.

Teupe Service GmbH

Our service company takes care of internal services for the Teupe Group such as central purchasing, vehicle fleet, elevator technology and logistics.

Igm Service GmbH

Our service provider for Germany-wide assembly activities in projects within as well as outside the Teupe Group.



Company founded by Heinrich Teupe: trade with wooden and ladder scaffolds
Nationwide distribution of rapid frame scaffolds as well as complex mobile and suspended scaffolds
Rental and assembly of scaffolding
Establishment of the lifting technology division
Sons Josef and Bernhard Teupe join the company
Structure of the shoring division
Foundation of the branch office in Hamburg
Takeover of Bonner Gerüstbau Karl Breit, Bonn
Takeover of GESTA GmbH, Dormagen and establishment of the industrial scaffolding division
Takeover of the company Preuß Gerüstbau Heilbronn
Thomas Kleine takes over the commercial management of the Teupe Group
Hiring of the 100th employee of the Teupe Group
Foundation of Teupe Gerüstbau AG Schweiz
Foundation of Teupe Gerüstbau GmbH Österreich
2016 - 2022
Expansion of the management in all areas of the Teupe Group
Expansion of the NL Bonner Gerüstbau. Opening of the new company premises in Alfter near Bonn
Establishment and expansion of the mechanical engineering division
Expansion of company premises and completion of the new mechanical engineering hall at the Stadtlohn site
Expansion of the NL Rhineland at the Dormagen site. Opening of the new shoring storage yard
Expansion of the company premises and completion of the new elevator hall at the Stadltohn site
The Teupe Group continues to grow. The 500th employee is hired


Responsible and prudent company management based on many years of experience and the courage for constant change.

The two managing partners Bernhard and Josef Teupe have been active in the company since the beginning of the 1980's. In order to position the Teupe Group for the future and to develop new business areas, the circle of management has been expanded in recent years in the commercial, technical, operational and strategic management