Founded 1791
Founder Anton Stadler
Headquarters Altshausen, Germany
Key people
Willi Stadler, Claus Maier

Company Profile

STADLER® Anlagenbau GmbH is located in Althausen, Germany and is dedicated to planning, production and assembly of sorting systems and components for the waste disposal and recycling industry world-wide.

The company has a long history back to 1791 and thus having collected many years of experience and know-how and is dedicated to quality, reliability and customer satisfaction.

The company‘s team consists of over 450 qualified employees and a high-tech production guarantees the smooth running of every project.

STADLER offers tailor-made full service, from conceptual design to planning, production, modernization, optimization, assembly, start-up, conversions, disassembly, maintenance and servicing of components to complete recycling and sorting systems.

With sales of well over 350 sorting plants and over 2000 components, STADLER ranks among the specialists and market leaders in this sector. The company is also specialized in demand-oriented logistic solutions and has a wealth of experience in the export sector.

Products / Technology

Turn-Key Sorting Plants for

  • Lightweight packaging material
  • Paper and cardboard separation
  • Refuse-derived fuel processing plants
  • Film recycling
  • Household waste
  • Commingled material
  • Plastic bottles
  • Industrial waste
  • Mixed construction waste / bulk waste
  • Processing of recycled wood for the particle board industry


  • 1791 – founded as a forge by blacksmith Anton Stadler
  • 1990‘s - evolved into a modern metal construction company specialised in the construction of conveyor and sorting plants for the recycling industry


PETplanet Insider Articles

Issue 10 / 2023: Hybrid MSW and packaging sorting plant in Guadalajara, Spain
Issue 01 / 2023: Stadler designs and installs light packaging sorting plant for TBM in Yokosuka, Japan
Issue 10 / 2021: The sorting challenge
Issue 07 / 2021: Largest mechanical sorting plant in Brazil
Issue 06 / 2020: Meeting evolving requirements

External links

Stadler Website