Whether building a new central warehouse, automating, expanding or retrofitting an existing plant - the Klinkhammer Group is a specialist for optimized logistics processes. From the innovative logistics concept and installation of the warehouse technology right through to trendsetting software Klinkhammer offers all services from one source. As independent intralogistics expert with an international focus the Klinkhammer Group has been realizing automation solutions for all branches of industry and company sizes. For 45 years Klinkhammer has been one of the leading providers in Europe.
With its 360° philosophy the Klinkhammer Group sees itself as lifetime partner from analysis and planning to software development and turnkey delivery - including "all-round support" package thanks to the Service24 concept. Our customers can always trust in our neutral overall assessment taking into account all relevant market trends. We are neither bound to brands nor suppliers. Our customers will always get the best possible quality for their project.
The Klinkhammer Group today employs about 100 people. We are not a large group or huge company, but a mid-sized, family-run company with lean structures, short decision-making paths and a partner-like relationship between management and staff, between company, customers and partners. Openness and confidence reflect on our daily work. Trust in our customers, staff and our know how based on 45 years of experience.
1972 - Adolf Klinkhammer founded the company A. Klinkhammer as nonincorporated firm, working in the basement of his family house. With dedication he continuously expanded his range of services and customer bases.
1977 - Besides the logistics planning services he created a further pillar of his business by manufacturing and assembling conveyors and components.
1991 - After moving premises several times to ever larger assembly halls and offices, he decided to build a new production facility at the Wiesbadener Straße in Nuremberg which is the company’s present site.
1996 - A modern administration building was added which is still the headquarters of the Klinkhammer Group.
1998 - The founder’s two sons, Detlef and Frank Klinkhammer, joined the company. The scope of services was expanded by the fields of activity “automation technology” and “Warehouse Management Software”. The way from a specialist company for conveyor systems and material flow logistics to a general contractor in the field of intralogistics was continuously refined and improved.
2013 - A software company within the Klinkhammer Group was founded, the AK warehouse solutions GmbH, focusing on the further development of the Warehouse Management Software KlinkWARE®.
2016 - Klinkhammer develops the Multilevel-Shuttle-System KlinCAT®, sponsored by the Bavarian State Ministry. This warehouse vehicle is a high-performance hybrid system in lightweight design that combines an automatic storage/retrieval crane and a shuttle system.
2017 - New visualization software KlinkVISION® with innovative Maintenance-Tool for a rapid alarm diagnostics in the warehouse, minimizing downtimes.
Today, the Klinkhammer Group offers everything from one source and is one of the leading intralogistics providers - with many long-time customers from all sectors of industry throughout Europe.
The Klinkhammer Group is split into four companies.
Whereas the Klinkhammer Lager- und Materialfluss-Logistik GmbH is the intralogistics specialist of the group, the Klinkhammer Stahl- und Montagebau GmbH focuses its activities on laser cutting. Founded more than 20 years ago, the Klinkhammer Stahl- und Montagebau GmbH is now a reliable and innovative provider for services ranging from laser cutting to module assembly. For more details, please login at the Homepage of Klinkhammer Stahl- und Montagebau GmbH. The AK warehouse solutions GmbH is responsible for keeping up to date our Warehouse Management System and making it fit for the future. In the AK warehouse solutions GmbH, strategic developments and customer-specific requirements come together to provide our customers with the best and most sustainable solutions.