RIEGL Announces the Opening of a New International Office in Munich, Germany


RIEGL – A leading international provider of high-performance technology in the field of airborne, mobile, terrestrial and UAV-based laser scanning solutions for surveying applications – is strengthening its presence in the German market with the establishment of the new RIEGL Deutschland (Germany) office.

With headquarters located in Austria and the U.S., along with offices worldwide, this is just another logical step to meet the constantly growing demand for LiDAR technologies in applications for surveying, construction, and the infrastructure segment.

RIEGL Deutschland Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH, based in Gilching near Munich, will focus primarily on terrestrial and UAV-based laser scanning as well as mobile mapping solutions, offering customers comprehensive service and support. With the establishment of the new subsidiary, RIEGL can also ensure that all customers in Germany receive even more direct support in all matters relating to RIEGL technology.

The RIEGL Leadership Team in Germany:

Erwin Burth has been appointed Managing Director and will be responsible for business development in Germany together with Nikolaus Studnicka (Technical Director) and Bernhard Kurzbauer (Commercial Director).


Erwin Burth
Managing Director

RIEGL Deutschland Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH
Friedrichshafener Straße 1
82205 Gilching bei München Germany
Phone: +49 8105 211940

Erwin Burth has many years of experience in the surveying industry, including laser technologies and the associated software solutions.

“Due to continuous innovation and the associated quality and productivity benefits, laser scanning technologies have increasingly become the standard in a wide variety of application areas in recent years. Detailed digital twins are the basis for successful projects in both civil engineering and infrastructure. We look forward to supporting our customers in their projects with RIEGL technologies,” explains Erwin Burth, Managing Director of RIEGL Deutschland (Germany).

Nikolaus Studnicka is a long-standing RIEGL employee and recognized expert for laser scanning applications. Over the last few years, he has been able to build up a dense network of contacts and a solid customer base – including universities and research institutes – in Germany.

Bernhard Kurzbauer has expertise in the areas of finance, law, and controlling, and is also responsible for the implementation of RIEGL‘s global expansion plans.

“We are proud to further increase our global RIEGL presence with the opening of our office in Germany. Germany is one of the most important markets for us in Europe. “, comments Johannes Riegl Jr., President of RIEGL International.

This experienced team, which will be further expanded in the coming weeks, will ensure that existing and future customers receive the best local support.

About RIEGL:

RIEGL is an international leading provider of cutting-edge technology in airborne, mobile, terrestrial, industrial and UAV-based laser scanning solutions for applications in surveying.

RIEGL has been producing LiDAR systems commercially for over 40 years and focuses on pulsed time-of-flight laser radar technology in multiple wavelengths.

RIEGL’s core smart-waveform technologies provide pure digital LiDAR signal processing, unique methodologies for resolving range ambiguities, multiple targets per laser shots, optimum distribution of measurements, calibrated amplitudes and reflectance estimates, as well as the seamless integration and calibration of systems.

RIEGL’s Ultimate LiDARTM 3D scanners offer a wide array of performance characteristics and serve as a platform for continuing Innovation in 3D for the LiDAR industry.

From the first inquiry, to purchase and integration of the system, as well as training and support, RIEGL maintains an outstanding history of reliability and support to their customers.

Worldwide sales, training, support and services are delivered from RIEGL’s headquarters in Austria and in the USA; main offices in Japan, China, Hong Kong, Australia, Canada, UK, and Germany; and a worldwide network of representatives.

More info: www.riegl.com

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