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The following short texts are intended to provide an insight into the ongoing developments at the SCHMIDT Group. Should you desire further information, please contact the respective person in Heilbronn or directly at the respective branch office.

KARL SCHMIDT SPEDITION separates from Dr. Wolfgang Hoppmann

KARL SCHMIDT SPEDITION separates from Dr. Wolfgang Hoppmann

We would like to inform, that Dr. Wolfgang Hoppmann, former head of the Engineering department and responsible manager of SCHMIDT ME, has left the company effective September 3rd, 2020. The dissociation has been executed due to a different view regarding the strategic...

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Decorated again

Decorated again

Early June 2020 SCHMIDT received again the „Silver 4 STAR Certificate“ from DOW. DOW assesses involved parties of their supply chain in their “4 STAR pillars”: Safety, Service, Sustainability and Social Responsibility. Parameters from different areas are used for the...

Sustainability on the way

Sustainability on the way

With a new vehicle concept SCHMIDT contributes to sustainability in traffic. Last year it was decided to employ a natural gas operated SCANIA truck for transports of “Nippon Gase”. For the first time the vehicle has been equipped with a hydroment system. As on both...

Disinfection – A must

Disinfection – A must

The ongoing spread of the new Corona-Virus creates uncertainties in many areas - At home, on the road, at the job. Hygiene measures are now important - With consequences also for the truck fleet. Which details truck fleet owners need to consider for disinfection of...

New customer for SCHMIDT gas transports

New customer for SCHMIDT gas transports

WIDMANN GASE New customerIn the context of an invitation to a tender, SCHMIDT gas transports was able to gain the new customer Widmann Gase GmbH at the beginning of 2020 for the next four years. Like SCHMIDT, the Widmann firm is a family-run company founded in Ulm in...

Relocation

Relocation

Relocation The two SCHMIDT-subsidiaries France and Great Britain move to new premises. New postal addresses are: Great Britain: KARL SCHMIDT U.K. Ltd., Suite B3, Simms Cross Business HUB, Widnes Road, Widnes Cheshire, WA8 6AX, UK. France: SCHMIDT France SARL, Rue...

SCHMIDT Slovakia

SCHMIDT Slovakia

Considerably realignment Due to current circumstances, the SCHMIDT-location (founded 2015 for gas transports) at Slovakian capital Bratislava will be realigned. Transformation Facing further need for silo truck capacities from customers’ side SCHMIDT has decided to...

New partner

New partner

The joint venture between the companies W. Wüst GmbH & Co. KG and Karl Schmidt Spedition GmbH & Co. KG for KTHN (Kombi Terminal Heilbronn) has included another partner: CDN (Container Depot Nürnberg GmbH), acting for IGS Hamburg. From April, 1st, 2020...

Cooperation renewed

Cooperation renewed

  For the location Kstovo/Russia the tender of our customer Rusvinyl has been successfully finished. Put into operation in 2013 by SCHMIDT the facility furthermore will be run by the regional team of KSS RUS for the next five years. At the complex the annual...

LOGISTICS CENTER OPENS FOR BUSINESS

LOGISTICS CENTER OPENS FOR BUSINESS

Logistics Center for the Polymer Industry and Related Products Opens for Business On October 8 on the premises of the Vorsino Industrial Park in the Kaluga region LLC KSS RUS, a subsidiary of the German Karl Schmidt Spedition GmbH & Co., officially opened its new...

Certifications: ISO 9001:2015, SQAS (TS) + (TC)

Certifications: ISO 9001:2015, SQAS (TS) + (TC)

CERTIFICATIONS In April this year, SCHMIDT submitted to and successfully passed the re-certification audit in accordance with DIN EN ISO 9001:2015. For the first time, TÜV Rheinland as certifying body carried out this auditing of service processes, equipment and...

CHANGES

CHANGES

Exciting challenges Effective from July 1, 2019, Mr. David Pettinari is heading SCHMIDT Italia, thus succeeding Mr. Lennart Göller. ReturningMr. Göller, in turn, has taken over the Division ‘International Organization’ for entire SCHMIDT Group. This step takes Mr....

SQAS certified

SQAS certified

SQAS Warehouse After 10 years SCHMIDT Ibérica again possesses "SQAS warehouse" certificate. With this SCHMIDT Ibérica fulfills Repsol demands. After three days audit SCHMIDT Ibérica reached 85%....

SCHMIDT again exhibiting at TransportLogistic in Munich

SCHMIDT again exhibiting at TransportLogistic in Munich

Eighth Show at the 2019 Transport Logistic Fair in MunichSCHMIDT will again attend the upcoming Transport Logistics Fair in Munich as exhibitor.The 17th international trade fair for Logistics, Telematics and Transportation will be held from June 4 through...

New Service at Cerro Maggiore

New Service at Cerro Maggiore

New Service at our Cerro Maggiore Location in ItalyAs of now and in cooperation with Optical Sorting – Separation GmbH, the SCHMIDT Cerro Maggiore location in Italy is offering services to separate plastics granulate.The mobile sorting equipment is laid...

SCHMIDT ME RELOCATE THEIR MAIN SITE IN THE U.A.E.

SCHMIDT ME RELOCATE THEIR MAIN SITE IN THE U.A.E.

SCHMIDT ME RELOCATE THEIR MAIN SITE IN THE U.A.E.Moving from Dubai to Abu Dhabi At the end of July 2017, SCHMIDT Middle East relocated their main facilities from Dubai to Abu Dhabi (Kizad Industrial Zone). At their new location, SCHMIDT ME built and now...

New 30′ containers – Traffic to ES & POR

New 30′ containers – Traffic to ES & POR

Expanding our Stock of 30‘ Containers – Traffic to the Iberian PeninsulaFor the upcoming year, the SCHMIDT Group has planned to further increase their intermodal traffic by adding another 500 30' box containers to their current fleet of approximately 6000....

Optical sorting

Optical sorting

New Service Provided by SCHMIDT Frankfurt The SCHMIDT Frankfurt subsidiary now provides - in cooperation with Optical Sorting – Separation GmbH - services to separate plastics granulate. The mobile sorting device is designed for a capacity of 2 tons/hr and...

Construction of a new HUB

Construction of a new HUB

CONSTRUCTION OF A NEW HUBat the Kaluga/Russia Industrial Park At the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum Anatoliy Artamonov, Governor of the Kaluga Region, Alexey Kozlov, Managing Director of SIBUR, Horst Schmidt, Managing Director of Karl Schmidt...

For the 7th time as exhibitor

For the 7th time as exhibitor

FOR THE 7TH TIME, SCHMIDT ATTENDED AS EXHIBITORTransport Logistic Fair From May 9 through 12, 2017, the 16th international „Transport Logistics“ trade fair was held in Munich. It ended with yet another record as regards both exhibitors and...

SCHMIDT Corporate Video

SCHMIDT Corporate Video

SCHMIDT CORPORATE VIDEONow released Our SCHMIDT Corporate Video has just been completed and can be viewed as of today.This three-minute-video illustrates the extensive Service portfolio of the SCHMDT Group of companies.Click on this link:...

SCHMIDT expanding their truck fleet

SCHMIDT expanding their truck fleet

SCHMIDT EXPANDING THEIR TRUCK FLEET Hiring drivers and subcontractors   The satisfaction of our customers over many years and their confidence in SCHMIDT are the reason for our volumes transported to increase steadily. This fact and ever more...

SIBUR AND SCHMIDT

SIBUR AND SCHMIDT

SCHMIDT AND SIBURDesign and procurement contract signed Regarding the already announced project to build a new polyolefin production facility at Tobolsk, both parties officially signed on 6 April 2016 the EP-SS contract at SCHMIDT headquarters / Germany....

2015 SAFETY AWARD

2015 SAFETY AWARD

LYONDELL BASELL PRESENT THEIR 2015 SAFETY AWARD Distinguishing our Wesseling SCHMIDT-location inside the Knapsack Chemicals Park   In March 2016, the chemical manufacturer LyondellBasell presented the 2015 Safety Award to the SCHMIDT team at the plant...

AEO CERTIFICATE

AEO CERTIFICATE

SCHMIDT SUCCESSFULLY CERTIFIED AS AEO Faster handling of customs   After having been successfully audited, since 8 January 2016 SCHMIDT is the proud owner of its own AEO Certificate (and thus AEO, i.e. Authorized Economic Operator). For owners of this...

ASTRATA TELEMATICS SYSTEM

ASTRATA TELEMATICS SYSTEM

CONVERSION OF A NEW ASTRATA TELEMATICS SYSTEM SCHMIDT vehicles equipped with a new telematics system   Due to the discontinuation of the Euteltracs service effective 01/01/2016, the SCHMIDT GROUP fleet of vehicles needed to be equipped with a new...

SCHMIDT MIDDLE EAST

SCHMIDT MIDDLE EAST

SCHMIDT MIDDLE EASTTwo new Key Projects started in Abu Dhabi KIZADEnd of May 2015, the ground was broken for a new location of SCHMIDT group inside the „KIZAD“ Khalifa Industrial Zone of Abu Dhabi. On an area of about 21,000 m², construction for the first...