THYSSEN SCHACHTBAU GMBH will further consolidate and expand its worldwide leading market position as a specialist mining company with its global corporate network. The company will provide a high-quality range of services worldwide, both in the development of mines and deposits and in infrastructure projects through responsibility, tradition and innovation. 


With its technical know-how and more than 150 years of experience, THYSSEN SCHACHTBAU GMBH is undisputedly one of the world's leading mining specialists. The company's work focuses on the entire field of underground mining, from conventional and mechanised shaft construction to rock and coalbed headings and drilling work for exploration and freezing projects. In addition, the company is involved in infrastructure projects and is active with subsidiaries in plant construction and mechanical engineering.


  • Our employees are our most valuable asset:  Our employees determine the success and growth of our company; their development is particularly important to us.  Dealing with each other is characterised by fairness, appreciation, openness and mutual understanding and trust.
  • Customer orientation:  Satisfied customers form the basis for the success of our company and are both challenge and commitment to us.
  • Responsibility:  Our values include the obligation to act responsibly for the benefit of our customers, suppliers and service providers, as well as strict compliance with safety regulations with regard to health and environmental protection for the benefit of the employees, customers and the general public.
  • Data protection:  We take the protection of personal data very seriously and comply with the data protection laws applicable in Germany.
  • Commitment:  We are entrepreneurial, innovative and performance-oriented with the aim of meeting the requirements of our customers and stakeholders (including suppliers, partners, authorities and the community).
  • Performance:  Competence and diversity, global networking as well as tradition and innovation are the pillars of our services.
  • Relationship management:  We strive to treat customers, suppliers, service providers and other relevant stakeholders fairly and in a spirit of partnership. We place the same demands on our business partners as we do on ourselves.
  • Continuous improvement:  The pursuit of continuous improvement is always our declared corporate goal. The company's mission statement is the basis for continuous improvement and thus for the continued existence of our company.


Mülheim an der Ruhr (Germany), May 2018