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Industry Construction
Founded 1969 by Artur Schwörer (died 2009)
Headquarters Weißenhorn, Germany
Area served
Key people
Alexander Schwörer,
Dr. Fabian Kracht
Leonhard Braig
Products Formwork, Scaffolding, Engineering
Revenue Increase 1,300 million (2015)
Number of employees
7,700 (2015)

With a turnover of EUR 1,333 million in 2016, PERI is today one of the world's largest manufacturers and suppliers of formwork and scaffolding systems. Central functions, development and production facilities are located in Weissenhorn,Germany since the founding of the company in 1969. Through its 8,100 employees, over 60 subsidiaries and 120 storage sites, PERI sells system equipment and services related to formwork and scaffolding technology.


PERI was founded in 1969 in Weißenhorn, Germany, by Artur Schwörer (died 2009). The company's name is taken from the Greek preposition "peri" (English: around). The first product was the T 70 V wooden lattice girder belt which had a patented node connection. This was replaced by the GT 24 girder in 1985. The ACS (Automatic Climbing System) was PERI's development of a self-climbing technology system. This technology enables the casting of tall buildings with minimal crane use. At the beginning of the 1980s, PERI was at the forefront of using aluminum in the construction business.

In january 2009, Artur Schwörer was awarded the Bavarian Order of Merit for his lifes´s work.

Product overview[edit]

The PERI product range can be divided into five areas:


The manufactured products in the formwork area include wall formwork, column formwork, slab formwork, climbing systems, stage systems, self-climbing formwork, shoring, props, formwork panels, brace frames for single-sided concreting and anchor systems.


The scaffolding product range includes working scaffold for construction, facade and industrial as well as shoring, access solutions and working scaffolds.


Worldwide more than 850 PERI engineers work on individual formwork and scaffolding solutions. The focus is on the analysis and optimization of integrated processes.

Plywood and panel trade[edit]

PERI offers coated and uncoated formwork panels. PERI holds plywood ready for applications in paving industry, vehicle construction, precast concrete plants, timber construction and packing industry.

Complementary Products[edit]

In addition, PERI offers other products and services: Formwork and scaffolding rental, cleaning and repair of formwork systems, formwork installation, training in the PERI training center, instruction on the job-site and own planning software.


Projects that PERI is or was involved in:


  1. ^ Msheireb Metro Station. PERI Group website. accessdate=2016-08-30.
  2. ^ Hotel Le Royal. PERI Group website. accessdate=2016-01-11.
  3. ^ Humboldt Forum. PERI Group website. accessdate=2016-01-11.
  4. ^ International Towers Sydney (ITS). PERI Group website. accessdate=2015-08-04.
  5. ^ Al Hamra Tower, Kuwait. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-08-19.
  6. ^ "Lock facilities, Panama Canal, Panama - Projects". PERI. 2013-09-17. Retrieved 2013-10-13. 
  7. ^ "Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macau Bridge - Projects". PERI. 2014-09-10. Retrieved 2014-09-10. 
  8. ^ Absolute World, Canada. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-09-15.
  9. ^ "PERI Kalıp ve İskeleleri Türkiye, Örnek Projeler - ATATÜRK OLİMPİYAT STADYUMU". Retrieved 2013-10-13. 
  10. ^ Cuatro Torres Business Area, Spain. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-08-19.
  11. ^ "PERI Kalıp ve İskeleleri Türkiye, Örnek Projeler - Mecidiyeköy Transfer Merkezi". Retrieved 2013-10-13. 
  12. ^ Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, USA. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-08-19.
  13. ^ Trump World Tower III, USA. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-08-19.
  14. ^ Øresund Link, Denmark. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-08-19.
  15. ^ Citytunnel, Sweden. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-08-19.
  16. ^ Viaduc de Millau, France. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-08-19.
  17. ^ 21st Century Tower, Dubai. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-08-19.
  18. ^ Tunnel Jumeirah Palm Island, Dubai. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-08-19.
  19. ^ "PERI Kalıp ve İskeleleri Türkiye, Örnek Projeler - GAMA NUROL MARMARAY PROJESİ". Retrieved 2013-10-13. 
  20. ^ Mercedes-Benz Museum, Germany. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-08-19.
  21. ^ Bhumibol Bridge, Thailand. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-09-15.
  22. ^ "PERI Kalıp ve İskeleleri Türkiye, Örnek Projeler - Sapphire İstanbul". Retrieved 2013-10-13. 
  23. ^ Turning Torso, Sweden. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-08-19.
  24. ^ Torre Agbar, Spain. PERI Group website. accessdate=2014-08-19.