FOCUSSED ON TRANSPORT SOLUTIONS FOR OUR CUSTOMERS IN MINING AND TUNNEL CONSTRUCTION
As an integrated system provider, SMT Scharf has been offering transport solutions for underground mining personnel, equipment
and materials for more than 75 years. We are a German specialist engineering company at home in our core customers’
home markets. Our products and services are world class. We are the global market and technology leader in rail systems and
chairlifts for underground mining. Our captivated railway systems and our other high-performance vehicles are deployed all over
the globe, above all in hard coal mines as w ell as in the underground mining of gold, platinum and other or es.
The technical performance data for our core product – the monorail – are unparalleled worldwide. This rail system, which is suspended
from a single track, is deployed in both coal mines and hard rock mines and can transport loads of up to 48 metric tons
on gradients of up to 35 degrees. Trained personnel can set up this type of track network quickly and without incurring any great
The SMT Scharf Group has its own companies in the world’s most important mining nations, which includes the key international
markets of China, Russia, Poland and South Africa. Since last year, we have been expanding our activities in the South American
market as well through a new sales subsidiary and are in a position t o cater to our customers’ requirements on site.