Karl H. Bartels GmbH

We have existed since 1938 and are a family business with tradition in the third generation in the heart of Schleswig-Holstein. For years we have been one of the leading manufacturers of warehouse equipment, which is distributed via a classic field service, a European agent network and an online shop.

We have made it our business to manufacture made-to-measure shelving systems for sheet metal, long goods and heavy loads, making us a nationwide leader. The product wishes of our customers are designed in our own factory and produced to a very high standard. We attach great importance to robust and solid constructions, which is why our shelves are used successfully by well-known companies all over the world.

For skips and rack systems – choose Bartels

Bartels is the specialist for custom-made rack systems and offers rack solutions and storage equipment for all needs and demands. Whether you require storage racks, industrial racks or individual custom-made rack constructions – the company has been one of the leading manufacturers of storage equipment for almost 80 years. This also applies for storage technology, rack systems or warehouses. Moreover, the Bartels tippers are a must for carrying out work quickly and economically. Without a doubt, tipping skips are among the classic attachments for forklift trucks.

Solutions for safe and easy transport over stairs

We have 40 years of experience with stair climbers and offer Europe’s widest range of electric stair climbers in all price ranges. Our devices are practical, economical and safe. Find the right work aid for every purpose. We offer you first-class advice, a customer service that is always competently at your side as well as service, repairs, spare parts or other technical support. With us you will find the right stair climber for your business.

Rack Systems

Container & Tipper

Stair Climber

Our service for you


Our constructions are state-of-the-art, which is why our racks are successfully used by well-known companies all around the globe.

Our trademark “Made by Bartels” stands for high-quality products made in Germany.

Online Shop

We are there for you in all questions regarding factory equipment. From stair climbers and sack trucks to complex shelf constructions.

In our Online-Shop, you can order conveniently by invoice.

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Our Customers

Arcelor Mittal
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The Bartels Online Shop

Alternatively, we also have company equipment – take a look at our online shop and convince yourself of the monthly changing offers.  An extensive and professional range of conveying, lifting and storage equipment.  Click here!