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GIS Swiss Lifting Solutions

Short Profile

  • Foundation of GIS AG
  • Number of employees
    Approximately 100, 18 of them are apprentices
  • Product portfolio
    Electric chain hoists, crane systems, travelling cranes, slewing cranes, vacuum-handling systems
  • Production and development site
    Schötz, Canton of Lucerne
  • Customers
    Industry, entertainment industry, wind-power industry, agriculture
  • Export markets
    Subsidiary in Germany since 1966
    Principal markets Europe, North America, Asia, Australia
  • Export share
    approx. 60 %


We have been ISO 9001-certified since 1995. The last re-certification took place in February 2016. The ISO certificate attests our consequent, standard-compliant implementation of the quality-management system.