RUTHMANN celebrates120 years and is looking for #YourRuthmannStory

120 years ago, on 23rd March 1901, the RUTHMANN company was founded by Anton Ruthmann. What started as bicycle and sewing machine business is now one of the largest manufacturers of working platforms worldwide. A lot of has happened in the 120 years and each customer, supplier, employee or operator of the Ruthmann working platforms are part of this story.


On the occasion of the company’s 120th anniversary, RUTHMANN is looking for customers, suppliers, colleagues and working platform operators who have something to tell or show. Whether it is challenging operations with RUTHMANN working platforms, a RUTHMANN vintage STEIGER® which is still used for daily work or very special RUTHMANN moments captured in pictures.  

RUTHMANN invites you to send personal stories, pictures or videos by e-mail to .

The best stories will be prized. Furthermore, we will publish selected stories according to the motto #YourRuthmannStory on our social media channels and in the anniversary edition of our customer magazine Experience. You or the photographer must therefore be agreed with the publication of the pictures.