Berlin, 23.10.2020

ARTUS strengthens its position as a damage restoration company for fire, water and natural hazards

ARTUS Gesellschaft für Brand- und Wasserschadensanierung mbH, a portfolio company of the Odewald KMU II Fund, has acquired Bautrocknung Schmittgall GmbH in Leipzig, thereby strengthening its position in the areas of fire and water damage restoration, particularly in eastern Germany. With the merger, the service portfolio of the group will be expanded to include building drying and winter building heating.

About Bautrocknung Schmittgall

Bautrocknung Schmittgall GmbH was founded in 1997 by Mr. Benjamin Schmittgall, who re-invested in ARTUS and remains at the disposal of the Group as Managing Director. With around 50 employees and eight branches in Eastern Germany and a further branch in Munich, Bautrocknung Schmittgall GmbH is one of the leading damage remediation service providers.



ARTUS is a regionally leading damage restoration company in the field of fire, water and natural hazards as well as consequential damage. The company is headquartered in Langenhagen near Hanover and has a network of eleven branch offices in the Lower Saxony, Hamburg, Bremen, Berlin and Leipzig region. ARTUS was founded in 2012 and currently employs around 150 people. The company offers complete solutions for the entire remediation process and convinces its customers in particular through the high quality of the work carried out, short reaction times and adherence to schedules. The services offered cover the entire remediation process, from initial measures and da-mage logging to cleaning, drying and complete restoration.