The Rosensteiner company in Steinbach/Steyr in Upper Austria is one of the leading companies in the field of hoof trimming crushes and versatile transport equipment - the Rosensteiner three-point buckets - and this far beyond our own borders.

The driving force behind this success is the extensive development work in cooperation with international scientists and specialists. From its foundation in 1982, this is what has enabled the company to become what it stands for today:

  • Market leader for hoof trimming crushes in the German-speaking world
  • A comprehensive distribution network throughout Europe and Russia
  • Leading innovator in animal care
  • Cooperating with a network of recognised institutes and medical practitioners
  • Multiple award-winning product design
  • Occupying a unique segment in the field of transport buckets with the three-point buckets.

The driving force for the international breakthrough is motivated employees, precise and qualitative manufacturing processes as well as competently trained sales partners paired with traditional inventive talent from our "Pyhrn-Eisenwurzen" region.

OUR MISSION:

Our versatile and well thought-out products facilitate and embellish our customers' work and promote their economic success!

"Hoof care" business segment mission:
Our solutions and know-how keep your cows fit and healthy, increase performance and make hoof care a pleasant job.

"Transport" business segment mission:
With our multifunctional transport equipment, we increase the potential uses of your carrier vehicle enormously, saving time and increasing your independence.

COMPANY TIMELINE

1982

Foundation of the Rosensteiner company by Andreas and Anna Rosensteiner as a village metalworking shop.

Metalworking for surrounding farmers and communities, as well as small-series production such as car trailers and cable winches.

1984

First hoof trimming crush from Rosensteiner

The tipping hoof trimming crush, developed and produced by Rosensteiner, was the starting signal for the Rosensteiner brand.

1986 - 1988

New construction

1986 - 1988: Construction of the new workshop, welding shop and all extensions, as well as the resumption of the production of tipping buckets

1990

First hydraulic dump bucket - Hydro Kipp:

The birth of the so-called Rosensteiner three-point buckets.
Dump buckets in renowned Rosensteiner quality

Mid 1990

FIRST INTERNATIONALIZATION - DEVELOPMENT OF THE DEALER NETWORK

1993/1994 - First steps into Germany and Switzerland

Conversion of direct sales to exclusively selected specialist dealers

1996

Snap Top drive-through hoof trimming crush:

The Snap Top, the pioneer for many more Rosensteiner drive-through crushes, met with great approval in Germany.

1998

Three-point bucket:

The new "three-point bucket" marketing name is created to consciously position Rosensteiner with high-quality and functionally sophisticated transport buckets.

2000

Top 5 drive-through hoof trimming crush:

Revolution in the operation and handling with the drive-through crushes.

2001 – Top 5 awarded the Austrian state prize for design

2002

Three-point bucket series

New three-point bucket series with a consciously influential design is presented at the Welser trade fair and goes into series production

From the mid 2000s

Internationalisation

Massive development of international contacts, export ratio heads towards 50%

2015

Andreas comes – Andreas goes

Andreas Rosensteiner junior takes over the management of Rosensteiner

2015

RED 5 – The drive-through crush with maximum efficiency

The Red 5 expands the range of drive-through crushes. 2016 awarded the Austrian trade prize.

2016

Kipp Top II

End of 2016: Presentation of the newly developed and optimised Kipp Top II – the care station for modern dairy farms

2018

RS-Q

Development and production of the fully hydraulic hoof trimming crush for real professionals.
Entry into the field of professional hoof trimming crushes.