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SCHOPF Maschinenbau GmbH

SCHOPF Maschinenbau GmbH
Parkstr. 19-21
73760 Ostfildern
Germany

Tel.: +49 711 34 00 00
Fax: +49 711 341 10 87
Email: [email protected]
Website: www.schopf-gse.com

Contact:
Managing Director: Franz Bilmayer
Managing Director: Hubert Schaller
Schopf develops, produces and sells special vehicles for civil aviation, military deployments and for the mining and tunneling industries.

Our products for civil aviation and military deployments include a complete range of aircraft tow tractors between 5.000 and 70,000 kg operating weight, capable of handling aircraft in every weight range including the Antonov An 225 and Airbus A380. Container and pallet loaders round off the Schopf product range.

In addition to its GSE programme, Schopf also offers a complete range of baggage and industrial tractors, available with Diesel, CNG/LPG, Electric, Standard Hybrid or PowerHybrid drives.

Organisations in over 160 different countries benefit from, and attest to, the robustness, reliability and cost-effectiveness of Schopf’s products, as well as the excellent customer service and spare parts support. Product conception, design, manufacture and sales are carried out by our 160 specialists, based in Ostfildern near Stuttgart in southwest Germany.

2013: Goldhofer takes over the Schopf Group

Making partners out of competitors: On January 1st 2013, Goldhofer Aktiengesellschaft of Memmingen, Germany, the top-quality supplier of transport equipment for heavy-duty and airport applications, took over the Schopf group, including the Schopf Maschinenbau GmbH and Schopf-Rofan GmbH. The Schopf-Rofan GmbH was merged with the Schopf Maschinenbau GmbH. Rofan vehicles are sold under the brand Schopf.

Schopf develops, produces and sells special vehicles for civil aviation, military deployments and the mining and tunneling industries

Our products include a complete range of aircraft tow tractors between 5,000 and 70,000 kg operating weight and customised accessories like tow barsand tow hitchesContainer and pallet loaders as well as smaller tow tractorsfor airports and industry round off our product range. 

Customers from more than 160 countries place their trust in our exceptional reputation for top quality and reliability, yet with low operating costs.