We are a company based in Vorarlberg (Austria), operating in the national and international transport business. The family business can look back over a long company history. Since it was founded in 1961 the business has developed from being a wood transporter to a haulage company with a large fleet and our own workshops.
warehouse- & logisticarea in qm
sendings per day
Construction logistics center
with 1.736 m2
50 years Company anniversary
On Oct. 01. 2011 we celebrated our 50th anniversary with an enormous rush of visitors.
Enlargement company premises
The company premises were enlarged from 3.4 hectares to 5.4 hectares.
Acquisition August Melk, International Transport
In 2009 9 freight vehicles were taken over from the firm August Melk.
Acquisitation Reiner Transporte GmbH
Through the fusion of the firm Reiner Transporte GmbH in Dornbirn at 1.3.2008 the fleet grew by a further 27 vehicles up to 253 vehicles. In Dornbirn we have more space for the storage of goods, a workshop and a petrol station state of the art.
Foundation Vögel Naturno
In 2006 the business Vögel Trans S.R.L. (39025 Naturno, Peter Mitterhoferstr. 13 in Italy) was founded. The Branch acts independently with seven units.
Foundation Vögel Aichstetten
Foundation of a branch in Aichstetten (Germany).
Acquisition firm Windisch
Through the takeover of the firm Windisch Transporte GesmbH & CoKG in Rankweil the fleet grew by further vehicles.
Enlargement company premises
The company premises were enlarged from 1.5 hectares to 3.4 hectares.
Foundation Vögel Transport AG
Seger Transporte became the name Vögel Transport AG.
Acquisition firm Seger Transporte
Through the takeover of the firm Seger Transporte AG in Liechtenstein the fleet grew by a further 14 vehicles..
Acquisition firm Götze Lauterach
In 2001 5 freight vehicles were taken over from the firm Götze in Lauterach.
Construction of the first warehouse
In 1998 the territory occupied by the company was extended by a further 8,407 m2. On this additional area a warehouse with a large attached shed roof was built. The option of interim storage of goods was now also available.
After a building phase lasting one year, in 1994 the company moved into the present location in Bludesch-Gais. Our own company workshop and a petrol station were erected in the newly constructed building.
An area of more than 11.000 m2 was now available to the firm VÖGEL.
Acquisition of the firm Grass
With the takeover of the firm Grass in Bludenz the fleet was enlarged to 50 freight vehicles in total.
Started long-distance haulage
In 1983 the business moved into long-distance haulage. During the course of the following years the fleet was constantly expanded.
By 1989 the VÖGEL fleet already comprised 17 vehicles.
In 1961 Herr August Vögel founded the business August VÖGEL Transporte.
In the first years he transported only wood with his first heavy goods vehicle (Henschel brand).