Special Purpose Construction

The companies in this division primarily operate in selected niches in four different business segments focussing on surface treatment, construction and civil engineering, the restoration of buildings as well as construction chemicals. Their customer groups include both the public and private sector, the construction industry and airports.


2018 | € 367.4 million
2017 | € 381.5 million

Scope of activities/Products

  • Roads and other surfaces
  • Civil engineering
  • Building restoration
  • Construction chemicals

Customer groups

  • Public authorities
  • Airports
  • Logistic companies
  • Trading companies
  • Construction industry
  • General industry

Number of employees in 2018


Annual average

Roads and other surfaces

Possehl Spezialbau: The business has been part of the Possehl Group ever since its inception in 1956, providing special construction services focussing on the high-quality repair of roads, industrial floors and surfaces in airports.


Thiendorfer Fräsdienst: The business joined the Possehl Group in 2016. Specialising in the reconstruction of asphalt surfaces, the company uses state-of-the-art milling technology to rework surfaces and builds complete road pavements to the latest standards in road engineering.


DFT: The wholly-owned subsidiary of Possehl Spezialbau specialises in manufacturing seamless industrial floor systems and works in close cooperation with general contractors and architects. Every year, the company’s employees lay around 1 million m2 of industrial floors all across Europe.


Innobit GmbH is located in Kaiserslautern and develops and manufactures innovative products for professional road maintenance. In addition to its premium asphalt mix brands INNOPHALT® – Reactive Cold Mix and INNOMAC® – Bitumen Emulsion, Innobit GmbH sells various products for the maintenance of asphalt surfaces.


Headquartered in Kaiserslautern and with branches in Saxony and Bavaria, VSI Sanierungs- und Baugesellschaft is an experienced partner in the field of road surface restoration and maintenance. Thanks to its modern and specialised machinery, the company is Germany’s second-largest supplier of thin-film asphalt in cold paving technology (DSK).


Civil engineering

Mickan Generalbaugesellschaft: As one of the largest general contractors in Bavaria’s mid-tier market, Mickan provides the entire range of construction services – construction & civil engineering both above and below ground, turn-key construction – for both public and private clients. The company joined the Possehl Group in 2011.


Jöst Generalunternehmen: The product portfolio of the general contractor primarily comprises turn-key and shell construction. The company, which is well known in the Rhine-Main region, has been part of the Possehl Group since August 2018.


Building restoration

Bennert: The specialist company providing preservation and maintenance of historical buildings is one of the largest and most efficient enterprises specialised in monument preservation and building restoration in Europe. The business has been part of Possehl’s portfolio since 2008.


Nüthen: Acquired by Possehl in 2014, the company specialising in the preservation of historical monuments provides a wide range of services, from classical conservation and restoration work to efficient solutions in the field of brick work, plastering and paint work as well as various services involving special technologies.


Construction chemicals

cds Polymere: The company develops and manufactures PC mortar and epoxy resin coatings used for maintenance and repair work in both industrial and road construction. The products are used, for example, to create and build outdoor surfaces, bicycle paths, machine foundations and aviation areas.


Euroquarz: The Euroquarz Group, acquired in 2009, specialises in extracting silica sands and quartz gravels from own raw material deposits for subsequent processing and refining for a variety of applications. In addition, their subsidiary PK Rohstoffe operates in the field of reprocessing, reutilisation and recycling of waste material from the steel and iron industry.


Pagel Spezial-Beton: For more than four decades, Pagel has been developing and manufacturing mortar casting and concrete repair systems, selling its products around the world. The company also joined the Possehl Group in 2009.


Gremmler Bauchemie as a joint venture: The company, founded in 1986, offers a wide range of reactive resin systems and liquid plastics. The products are used, for example, for hard-wearing coatings and sealing of industrial floors or ballast bonding in railway tracks.