Providing professional construction services for over 130 years

Mission Statement

“Our Mission Is To Develop a Complete Commercial and Industrial Contracting Business utilizing Construction, Maintenance, Service and Special Projects to Provide All Aspects of Mechanical Work to Our Long Term Repeat Clients. To Provide to a Core Group of Customers With Continuing Value Added Mechanical Contracting Services.”

Professional Construction Services

Sauer Group, based in Columbus, Ohio is one of the nation’s oldest and most successful mechanical contractors. We provide a complete range of Mechanical Contracting Services including, Mechanical Systems, Piping, HVAC, Instrumentation, Automation and Controls, Equipment Installation and Preventive Maintenance and Fabrication.

We are committed to providing Complete Mechanical Construction Solutions by our involvement from conceptual arrangements, engineering, estimating, BIM, construction and commissioning. This complete Life Cycle Approach enables us to add value at every stage of the project, from development through occupancy and sustained service.

Our success in the Ohio/Mid-West Area is based on Management Strength, Experience Superintendent and Foreman Leadership and Pro-Active Planning and Tracking Systems. We maintain a field staff of 140 Craft People and Fabrication Facilities with a range of pipe, vessel and skid fabrication capabilities.

Our Business Philosophy is to provide the highest quality work at a realistic cost, by continuing to add value, by challenging “status quo” and finding innovative ways to improve our client’s business efficiency through all phases of the project.

We believe in being a responsible member of the community. Our team believes in mutual respect, professional integrity among our clients, associates, employees and suppliers.


Charles D Steitz, President of Sauer Group in our Columbus Ohio office. Charles has been with Sauer and the construction industry for over 25 years.

Mr. Steitz's experience with Sauer includes positions as Estimator, Project Engineer, Project Mananger, and Sales/Marketing Mananger.

Dennis Hartz, Vice President of Operations for Sauer Group has been with the company for over 25 years.

Dennis has held positions of Field Coordinator, Engineer, Draftsman, Chief Estimator, Project Manager, And Project Executive.

Recent News

We are the recipient of a Zero Injury Safety Award from the National Maintenance Agreement Policy Committee for the AEP Conesville Project. From August 2007 through December 2008 we had zero recordable injuries with over 209,000 craft work hours. This is a testament to our people, our customer, our suppliers and subcontractors— thank you.