Truma – The company at a glanceInternational success through innovation and passion

Almost every camper in Europe knows Truma. We have been marketing accessories for caravans and motor homes since Philipp Kreis established the company in 1949. In 70 years, Truma has developed into a successful international company that is still family-owned.

Back then, it all started with a gas lamp, which the company founder assembled himself in his living room. These days, Truma is a system supplier of heaters, air conditioning systems, hot water generators, manoeuvring assistants and gas supply in the caravan. Since the introduction of the Truma iNet System, digital networking has also become matter of course in everyday camping – and the search for innovative ideas continues every day. It also helps that many of our employees are also passionate campers: they not only develop products, they also use them. It is precisely this passion and identification that makes Truma successful.

What Truma stands for

Truma employee testing a Truma Combi


Truma has been the leading specialist for caravan accessories for 70 years. In 1961, we developed the “first officially recognized caravan heater”, which made winter camping possible for the first time. Camping would just not be the same without Truma products.


Truma has developed many innovations, thus setting new standards – for example the first liquid gas heater and the first manoeuvring assistant for caravans. Thanks to our practical research and development, we continuously introduce new and further developed products to the market.

Two Truma employees working in the production

Product quality

Truma products are the most effective on the market – they are very reliable and extremely efficient. This explains why the trade press regularly rates Truma as the best accessory brand for heaters and manoeuvring systems.

Truma employee explains end customer the the Truma LevelControl

Service quality

No matter whether you contact the help line or the Service Centre in Putzbrunn: all service staff are able to put themselves in the customer’s shoes and provide them with competent assistance. Truma service technicians with their service vehicles, travelling throughout Germany guarantee fast on-site help.

Truma employee shows customers a Truma LevelControl

Customer proximity

No matter where you are: an extensive sales network of specialist dealerships and Service Partners ensures that you receive professional advice and can obtain spare parts, retrofit products and practical accessories regardless of your location. In more than 30 countries.

Two Truma employees playing kicker


A friendly and informal working atmosphere and a social company culture are very important for Truma. This produces a strong feeling of identification among all of our employees – in production and in administration.

Truma employee refueling an electric vehicle


Caravanning and a passion for nature belong together. Therefore, environmentally conscious, sustainable action is firmly rooted in our company culture.

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Truma – The company in figures

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Very high level of name recognition in the European caravanning market

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European market leader for heaters and manoeuvring systems

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Top 100 most innovative SMEs in Germany

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More than 600 employees

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Since 1961, more than 6 million S heaters

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Five branches worldwide and a strong network of competent importers, authorized dealers and Service Partners

Truma management

Truma Technical Managing Director Alexander Wottrich
Alexander Wottrich
Technical Managing Director
Truma Commercial Managing Director Robert Strauss
Robert Strauß
Commercial Managing Director

Truma quality management

In 2015, we proved that we fulfil the requirements of the ISO 9001:2015 quality management system standard.

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EC Gas Appliances Directive certificate

All Truma gas appliances fulfil the EC Gas Appliances Directive. The German Technical and Scientific Association for Gas and Water (DVGW) certificate acknowledges the high production quality of Truma heaters, hot water generators, shut-off valves and gas lamps, which are allowed to bear the CE mark.

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One number for all cases:

+49 (0) 89 4617-2020

Do you have a question about a product, would you like to arrange an appointment with a Truma Service technician or do you need assistance? Just call us.

Service times:

Due to the current situation we have restricted or service times.

Monday to Thursday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Friday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

If you have a question about an appliance, always have information about the appliance type, year of manufacture and factory number at hand. You'll find this on the type plate on the appliance.

Truma type plate

Our service workshop in Putzbrunn is open again from 25.5.2020

Out of responsibility for the health of our employees and customers, we have restricted operations at Truma due to the current situation until further notice.


You can still reach our Service Centre by


calling +49 (0)89 4617-2020  and sending an e-mail to 


Truma Servicewerkstatt
Michael-Haslbeck-Straße 13
85640 Putzbrunn, Germany

No sale of spare parts / Please do not send any equipment to Truma without being requested to do so.


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