A passion for high performance

WASEL A tradition of reliability

For more than 70 years in the heavy-duty and crane industry, the name WASEL has represented a company with an outstanding sense of responsibility and an integral safety philosophy. These precise qualities are valued by our customers in the worlds of industry and petrochemistry and in a variety of other economic sectors.

In addition to our locations in the greater Cologne area, the Ruhr district and the city of Aachen in the German Land of North Rhine-Westphalia, we have also established a WASEL branch in Berlin specialising in a wide range of services for tower cranes.

WASEL has been part of the HAGEDORN Group in Gütersloh, Germany, since mid-2021. HAGEDORN is the leading corporate group for the revitalisation of power plant sites and industrial spaces throughout Germany and one of the five largest demolition companies worldwide. The two companies employ more than 1,700 members of staff in Germany and operate in a total of 16 locations.

WASEL at a glance

  • Headquarters in the German city of Bergheim near Cologne
  • A total of 11 locations in the Rhine-Ruhr region and Berlin
  • More than 400 employees
  • 150 mobile, lattice and crawler cranes
  • More than 400 tower cranes
  • 60 tractor units with more than 100 semi-trailers
  • A Liebherr dealer for more than 70 years

A reliable partner for more than 70 years

As your reliable partner, WASEL is always happy to support you with its state-of-the-art fleet of several hundred vehicles and its large team of qualified experts. Regardless of the scope of your tasks or the capacity required, WASEL is ready and waiting to provide you with comprehensive support throughout your entire heavy-duty project.

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Integrated solutions for challenging tasks

When it comes to dealing with challenging tasks and requirements, we are here to help you every step of the way and are fully in our element, from A to Z or wherever you need us. We are your reliable experts for all aspects of your project, from planning to transportation and assembly and right through to using our entire spectrum of state-of-the-art technology for lifting and transporting heavy loads.

When selecting suitable lifting and transportation technology, factors such as safety, reliability and cost-effectiveness are always our main priority.

Safety and precision as required by our customers

Our customers benefit from the long-standing experience of our specialists, who master their daily challenges with foresight and expertise. We rely on cutting-edge machine technology in all areas, combined with regular training and further education measures for our employees. 

With this approach, we ensure that our services meet high safety and quality standards and offer our customers reliability at its very best when performing the tasks assigned to us.

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