VIETZ Schweißtechnik GmbH in Leipzig

Our site in Leipzig produces, repairs and services various machines. Additionally, our extensive rental park offers machines and accessories for a limited amount of time.



  • Low noise diesel welding generators (towable or stationary)
  • Electric generators (towable or stationary)
  • Internal and external pipe-end heaters
  • External line-up clamps
  • Vacuum testing devices for welding seams

Repair and Maintenance


  • Diesel welding generators
  • Electric generators
  • Welding inverters
  • External line-up clamps
  • Vacuum lifting devices
  • PE welding technology (butt welding, electrofusion welding and rotary surface scraping tools)
  • Pressure recorders (mechanic and electronic)
  • Test pumps (engine-driven / manual)
  • Pipe squeeze-off tools for steel and PE

Rental Park


  • Diesel welding generators, towable
  • Welding inverters (TIG and electrode hand welding, 100% secure for vertical-down welding)
  • PE electrofusion welding systems
  • PE butt welding systems
  • PE scrapers and peelers
  • Pressure recorders (mechanic and electronic)
  • External line-up clamps and alignment chain clamps
  • Internal and external bead trimmers
  • Insulation testing devices
  • Lowering-in cradles
  • And much more

History of the site in Leipzig


Start of serial production of the new compressor welding unit Arcobil 4, meeting the newest EU Emission Standards (Stage V).


Product range expansion of vacuum glasses


25 years Vietz Schweißtechnik in Leipzig


Further development of the product line diesel welding generators DGV. The first DGV 280K and DGV 310K are produced.


Delivery of the 400th diesel welding generator from Leipzig.


The next innovation by Vietz Leipzig, the welder/generator/air compressor Arcobil 3, is released.


Mr. Eginhard Vietz retires from the operational day-to-day business due to health reasons. Transfer of general management to Mrs. Waltraud Vietz.


Change in plant management. Mr. Dietrich Wilke leaves the company and Mr. Dirk Hof takes charge of management in Leipzig


A new development, the diesel welding generator DGV 301, is released.


The newly developed diesel welding generator DGV 260 enters production.


Extension of production area


The production of diesel welding generators for Central Europe moves from Hanover to Leipzig.


Dietrich Wilke takes charge of plant management in Leipzig.


Due to the steady growth of the company more space is required. Mr. Vietz decides to move to a new representative building with exhibition hall, offices, workshop and storage in a commercial northeast of Leipzig. Quality and quantity of commerce and repairs increases significantly. From now on electricity generators and vacuum technologies are produced in Leipzig.


Establishment of a workshop to repair diesel welding generators and PE welding devices.


Mr. Eginhard Vietz founds the company in a villa with adjacent buildings as an enterprise for welding equipment.
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