The main task of the Operational Company (Betriebsgesellschaft UFS GmbH) is to provide comprehensive and neutral service to the research groups particularly by concentrating on an effective on-site management as a contribution to successful scientific work.
The administration and management of the Environmental Research Station Schneefernerhaus is done at the office of the operational company, located at the bifa environmental institute in Augsburg.
Please contact the office for any questions concerning the reserach station.
The shareholders of the UFS GmbH are the borough and the county of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, the borough of Grainau and the State of Bavaria. The shareholder obligations of the State of Bavaria are borne by both the Bavarian Ministry of Finance and the Bavarian Envionment and Health Ministry. See also our corporate information page.