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WELCOME - think positively

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Entrust people and justify the trust placed in you

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Motivate yourself and others

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Think and act innovatively

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History

1954

Company foundation by Johann Hödlmayr on what was originally the farm of his parents in Schwertberg (Upper Austria).

Core business – animal transports and gravel mining.

1961

Entry into the vehicle transport business

1974

Expansion of the company in spite of the first oil crisis; transports of new vehicles to the Near East

1980

Supplementation of services with activities in the pre-delivery service area

1984

The initial step towards internationalisation – purchase of the Schmid forwarding company in Rosenheim, Germany

1988

Johannes Hödlmayr is becoming third managing director beside Johann und Helga Hödlmayr .

1990

Foundation of the first Eastern European subsidiary in Gyál / Budapest

1991

Launch of a comprehensive services package - releasing agent at the Eurostar plant in Graz

1993-2001

Group expansion, foundation of additional subsidiaries, especially in Central and Eastern Europe, intensification of business activities in the releasing agent and PDS segments

2002 - 2008

Strategic orientation in South-Eastern and Eastern European markets, further company foundations, initial vehicle transports to the Ukraine and Russia, commercial vehicle transports by rail

 

2009 - 2011

Foundation of new locations in the Ukraine and Turkey, introduction of the GO-GREEN strategy throughout the entire group, takeover of the vehicle transport section of Tatschl & Söhne Speditions- und Transport GmbH

2011

On November 18, 2011 an era in Schwertberg came to an end. For at the age of 83, company founder Johann Hodlmayr passed away.

2012-2014

Foundation of the TS Iberia joint venture in Valencia (Spain), takeover of the logistics compound in Wiener Neustadt and its further expansion, takeover of Lucas Logistics Autotransport in the Netherlands and thus the consolidation of the market position in the Benelux countries

2015

Opening of location in Bulgaria

2016

Investment in den Ausbau der Ganzzugsysteme  &  Gründung der Hödlmayr Rail Logistics GmbH

2017

Opening of the training and communication centre Login in Schwertberg

2019

On the occasion of the 65th anniversary of its foundation, Hödlmayr exceeds the € 300 million mark and employs more than 2,000 people, each for the first time. With Johannes Alexander Hödlmayr, a member of the 3rd generation becomes part of the company on the operative level.