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Mu­nic­i­pal work­shop

The municipal workshop of Holding Graz is one of the most modern workshops in the city. For decades, our employees have been working at the interface between vehicle and municipal technology. That requires a lot of know-how – which you can benefit from!

Interior view of the Holding Graz municipal workshop with vehicles to be repaired
© Holding Graz/Kernasenko

Ultra-mod­ern in­fras­truc­ture

Our workshop hall extends over a total area of 3,600 square metres. In the total of 19 boxes, there is a diagnosis line, several fitting pits, hydraulic scissor-lifting platforms, inspection stands that can be accessed by crane, as well as flexible wheel grippers.

  • 7 lorry lifting platforms with carrying cap. up to 26 tonnes
  • washing hall with jet wash & service line
  • 16 delivery points for oils & fat
  • pits for vehicles with a track width of 800 mm or more
  • alternative inspection stand for CNG vehicles and e-vehicles
  • metal/vehicle/technology + jar & NC bending press machine
  • separate mechanical area with lathe and milling machine
  • welding machines and mobile suction removals
  • tinsmithery
  • brake dynamometer with axle alignment & clearance detector
Video: The municipal workshop of Holding Graz
Two employees of the municipal workshop of Holding Graz mount an orange snow plough on the front of a white IVECO truck in the workshop.
@ achtzigzehn/Hinterleitner
A white waste management truck in a hall of the Holding Graz municipal workshop. In front of it is a car trailer and three spare tyres.
© Sebastian Zier
Employee of the municipal workshop repairing an engine part
@ Holding Graz/Lupi Spuma
Municipal sweeper being repaired in municipal workshop
@ Holding Graz/Lupi Spuma
Interior view of the Holding Graz municipal workshop with vehicles to be repaired
@ Holding Graz/Kernasenko


  • We carry out maintenance, repair and servicing work on commercial vehicles and municipal technology.

    These include, among others:

    • waste collection vehicles
    • vehicles for road service and their swap bodies for summer and winter services
    • modern suction, sewer and rinsing vehicles

    The range includes:

    • standard services
    • repairs of vehicle damage
    • activities in the area of municipal technology such as contract welding of crushing devices and container repairs
  • We carry out maintenance and servicing work, repair and maintain vehicles of all conventional makes that are used in municipal engineering.

    These vehicles include, among others.:

    • sewer suction vehicles
    • sewer rinsing vehicles
    • waste collection vehicles with Rotopress and Variopress bodies
    • lorries in the 2-axle to 4-axle segment with and without bodies, cranes and tail lifts
    • containers
    • large sweepers
    • small sweepers
    • small devices
  • We offer our customers a good price-performance ratio.

    We can respond flexibly to individual requirements such as urgently required repairs – this avoids any disruption to your company’s operations.

    Our employees ensure that machines, vehicles and items of equipment are always available on demand in a functioning condition.

    •  Check of motorway permit ticket (“Pickerl”) for lorries, etc.
    • 57a checks for vehicles of 3.5 tonnes and more
    • Handling of insurance cases
    • Spare parts supply “just in time”. In our two Kardex shuttle systems, we store all conventional spare parts and operating materials. Spare parts which are not in stock will be obtained by our workshop operator during working hours.
    • Some activities incorporate guarantee and warranty work or may only be carried out by the brand workshop. In this case, we reserve the right to award the contract to the respective brand workshop. The contract will then be handled after consultation with our customer.
  • We check each container thoroughly and estimate the repair costs. We compare them with the fair value of your container. You then decide which procedure is cheaper for you: repair or new purchase.

    It will also be cheaper for you if we have a longer lead time for the repair or maintenance and you do not need the container immediately.

    • waste collection vehicle press body maintenance package
    • waste collection vehicle drum body maintenance package
    • lorry vehicle cleaning – cleaning agents incl. disposal
    • car air-conditioning service incl. material
    • lorry air-conditioning service incl. material
    • lubrication of vehicle incl. cleaning – based on time incurred
    • repair light system
    • tyre change and fitting car – change all wheels (4 wheels)
    • tyre fitting car – on rim – balancing – fitting (4 wheels)
    • tyre fitting lorry – fit and remove rim – fitting/wheel

    All prices on request!


We bill our services based on hours worked. We would be pleased to also agree flat-rate packages with you for certain service tasks. We will discuss with you which variant is more advantageous for you as soon as we know the scope of the services.

Price ad­van­tage

The valid hourly rate applies for “small repairs”. Thanks to our many years of business relationships with our suppliers we purchase spare parts, materials and operating materials at good conditions. We pass this advantage on to our customers in a fair way.

What is the problem?

We will be pleased to assist.

Repair hotline

You can reach us from Monday to Friday: 6 am – 4 pm

+43 316 887 7272

Our his­to­ry

Over the next few years, Holding Graz will develop its company site in the south of Graz into modern, customer-friendly premises within the framework of the “Sturzgasse master plan”. Together with the team of architects, halm.kaschnig.wührer, Holding Graz has managed to construct a municipal workshop at this site as the first important phase of construction. It commenced operations in the autumn of 2017.

In our folder, you will find more detailed information about it! Further info on the “Sturzgasse master plan” in the link below!

Con­tact & how to find us

Municipal workshop

Opening hours: Monday to Thursday: 6 am – 4 pm
Friday: 6 am – 2 pm
Hedwig-Katschinka-Straße 1, 8020, Graz

Head of Di­vi­sion

Portrait of Robert Haslinger
© Holding Graz

Dipl.-WI (FH) Robert Haslinger

Head of Municipal Workshop division