Technology & Sustainability

1.27 million Euros for new paint shop Hödlmayr invests in its Schwertberg location

SCHWERTBERG. The automotive range is consistently strengthened by Hödlmayr. So the Upper Austrian traditional company invests 1.27 million Euros to bring the existing paint shop to the latest state of technology. A new spray booth and four multifunctional working places should generate midterm higher sales of 15 to 20 percent in this segment.

This investment allows us to meet our clients‘ requirements even more flexible and efficient“, emphasizes Andreas Sundl, general manager of Hödlmayr Logistics GmbH. A highly qualified team of 25 employees does thousands of paintings annually. Car manufactures, importers, fleet operations and also car dealers have an increasing demand. “Whether repairs on new or used cars or special paintings – in combination with our transport services, technical work and vehicle cleaning we are able to offer complete concepts”, Sundl sees excellent prospects.


The location Schwertberg has been improved by the investment. Consequently Hödlmayr continues its development of the service range from sole vehicle logistics to car refinement. “We will pursue this strategy and are certain that it is substantial for the long-term success of the company”, emphasizes Johannes Hödlmayr, member of the board of Hödlmayr International AG. The company generated a turnover of 220 million Euros with 1,600 employees last year.