Günzburger Steigtechnik is expanding its successful roadshow concept. The premium manufacturer will now be arranging more dates in situ with users and specialist retailers. | © MUNK GmbH Günzburger Steigtechnik is expanding its successful roadshow concept. The premium manufacturer will now be arranging more dates in situ with users and specialist retailers. | © MUNK GmbH

Roadshows: more dates, more content, more innovations

Günzburger Steigtechnik is expanding its successful live demonstrations of access solutions and rescue equipment. Information is now consolidated on a new website

02/03/2021

Press release

Over 300 dates each year, venues throughout Germany and Austria and a host of innovations: Günzburger Steigtechnik is expanding its successful roadshow concept. The premium manufacturer will now be calling in more frequently to users and specialist retailers in person – complete with its full range of new access solutions and rescue equipment products. This service is now also enhanced by the new website www.steigtechnik.de/roadshow. The website lists the current tour dates and also provides an overview of the content of the live demonstrations that can be adapted to customers’ specific needs and requests. The roadshows allows users and specialist retailers to test out the company’s innovative solutions in person. And for the first time, they can also experience tailor-made special constructions using VR glasses. The events continue to take place on a regular basis – naturally in compliance with all applicable hygiene and safety rules and regulations.

“We receive very positive feedback about our roadshows. We are therefore now expanding our successful concept: the roadshows feature even more content and there are now even more dates. This allows us to directly visit prospective customers and demonstrate our innovations to them in person – as permitted by the coronavirus restrictions. Our roadshows are now complemented by a new website, which provides information on the live shows – from tour dates and content through to specific requests for a visit. We are therefore offering an extra level of service to our customers”, stresses Ferdinand Munk, Managing Director of Günzburger Steigtechnik GmbH.

New VR glasses in use

During the tours throughout Germany and Austria, users and retailers can convince themselves of the company's innovations and proven solutions, experience them live in situ, and also test them out themselves. For instance, the focus of the “Access Solutions” roadshow will be on new products, such as the three-section multi-purpose ladder with steps, the FlexxTower single-person scaffolding or the FlexxLift mini lift platform. Anyone wanting to experience the Bavarian manufacturer’s custom-made special constructions in a realistic way will not be disappointed either – this is now possible with VR glasses. The images are based on Günzburger Steigtechnik 3D data and, among other things, demonstrate work platforms for production and maintenance work.

The “Rescue Equipment” roadshow is explicitly aimed at fire service emergency personnel and specialist retailers. It showcases solutions from the company's comprehensive product range for fire, rescue and disaster services. They include rope-extension, push-fit, hook and multifunctional ladders, mobile containers, rescue platforms, tool boxes and fire station equipment.

Customised roadshows

Ideal for prospective customers: regardless of whether you are interested in access solutions or rescue equipment, Munk’s team gear the content of the roadshows to users’ and specialist retailers’ specific requests and needs. The entire range of access solutions and rescue equipment can be showcased, although the company’s experts are also happy to present individual product ranges in more detail. The live demonstrations also comply with all current hygiene and safety rules. Social distancing is observed at all times and hygiene and disinfection stations are available.

About the MUNK Group

With its business units MUNK Günzburger Steigtechnik, MUNK Rettungstechnik and MUNK Service, the MUNK Group is one of the leading suppliers of access solutions and rescue equipment and corresponding service solutions. As a technology and innovation leader in access solutions, the name Munk stands for safety made in Germany. The company is now run by the fourth and fifth generations of the Munk family. With the reorganisation under the umbrella of the MUNK Group, the former Günzburger Steigtechnik GmbH has given itself an even more clearly differentiated company structure to ensure its future and is making it clear with its name that the company will remain in family hands. Under the motto: One family. One name. One mission.

In the MUNK Günzburger Steigtechnik business unit for access solutions, the MUNK Group carries over 2,500 products in its standard range, from ladders for commercial, public and private use to mobile scaffolding, platforms, stairs and bridging steps to custom-made special constructions. These include, for example, work and maintenance platforms, docking systems, walkways and assembly platforms, which, in the era of digitalisation, can also be automatically adapted to the respective environment using the latest control technology.

In the MUNK Rettungstechnik business unit for rescue equipment, the company offers access solutions and transport logistics for fire, rescue and disaster relief operations. These include, for example, multi-functional ladders, scaling and push-up extension ladders, rescue platforms, toolboxes, station equipment and a wide range of mobile containers. In the MUNK Service business unit, the MUNK Group bundles the areas of installation, testing, repair and maintenance of access solutions and rescue equipment, as well as seminars.

The MUNK Group is always drawing attention to itself with new ideas that offer customers real added value in practice. It has already received several awards for its innovations, its economic development, its responsible and sustainable actions and as a family-friendly employer – most recently from the Oskar Patzelt Foundation as one of the three most impressive companies in the German SME sector. The company is also one of the top 100 innovators in the SME sector in 2021.

The MUNK Group manufactures exclusively in its home region of Günzburg. It was also the first provider ever to be audited by TÜV Nord in 2010 with the certified proof of origin “Made in Germany” and grants a guarantee of 15 years on all standard made in Germany products. The MUNK Group employs around 380 people at its headquarters in Günzburg and Leipheim and will invest around 20 million euros in its sites in 2021.

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PR Manager

Bettina Sauter-Kueres

MUNK GmbH
Rudolf-Diesel-Straße 23
89312
Günzburg
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