The company archive preserves a wide range of important documents and audiovisual materials. 

150 years of progress

In 1873, Johann Philipp Schifferdecker started producing Portland cement – then a completely new building material – with just 35-employees in Heidelberg, Germany. He probably never imagined that 150 years later, Heidelberg Materials would be one of the world’s largest manufacturers of building materials.

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Company Archive

The company archive preserves a wide range of important documents and audiovisual materials. It also supervises the company's historical collections.

Company Archive


Dietmar Cramer

Senior Officer Company Archive

Heidelberg Materials AG Berliner Straße 6
69120 Heidelberg