As a provider of complete logistics services for producers of large machinery and industrial plant, Riedl
has put together a range of services for shippers that covers all contingencies.
The roots of the Riedl group go back to February 1987 when Rolf Dieter Riedl and his managing partner Joachim Patzner founded the Rolf Riedl GmbH.
decided to create subsidiaries to meet such needs.
In 1995 Riedl expanded the group even further by establishing the Transgerma Riedl & Kiehntopf GmbH in Bremen.
It specialises in port transhipment of facilities and freight forwarding and logistics services for overseas transports including re-assembly of the plants on site at their final destination.
Over the years, Riedl
has formed an international network, including, for example, cooperation agreements with partners in China (Cosfre, a subsidiary of the shipping group China Ocean Shipping Co.), Brazil (Megatranz Transportes Ltda), and the USA.
In India, Riedl
opened a contact office with Transgerma Ltd.
The Riedl companies, which all have ISO certification according to the 9001 standard, are also members of the «European Heavy Lift Group» (EHLG).
Rolf D. Riedl
is the driving force behind this partnership which currently has 39 members in 18 countries.
Finally, the Riedl group
is also member of the top level American association SC&RA
(Specialized Carrier & Rigging Association), which counts 1700 national and 280 international member companies throughout the USA.
Rolf D. Riedl is a founding member and member of the board of directors of Cargo Lifter AG, Berlin (Germany). «I am convinced that the development of the cargo airships will open up many new opportunities for the heavy transport and logistics industry», Riedl says.