We are pleased to be able to host the discipline of Plumbing and Heating for the WorldSkills Competition 2022 Special Edition from 02 to 04 November 2022 in Lahr at Grohe AG. The competitions will take place in the training center Technicom of Grohe AG.

The Opening Ceremony will be on 01 November 2022, 5 p.m..

The date of the Closing Ceremony with the award ceremony will take place on 05 November 2022, 6 p.m. at Grohe AG.

See more information on Lahr below.

The participating nations of Plumbing and Heating are:

  • Chinese Taipei
  • Germany
  • Finland
  • France
  • Hong Kong, China
  • India
  • Iran
  • Japan
  • Canada
  • Kazakhstan
  • Korea
  • Liechtenstein
  • Mongolia
  • Austria
  • Poland
  • Switzerland
  • Spain
  • South Africa
  • Hungary
  • United Kingdom

Venue address

Grohe AG
Carl-Benz-Straße 10
77933 Lahr/Schwarzwald

Access routes:

By car:
Via the A5, B3 and B415

By train:
By ICE to Offenburg and regional trains in the direction of Basel

By plane:
Airport Karlsruhe Baden-Baden is a 30 minutes drive away and Airport Stuttgart a 150-minute drive away.

Important things about the city of Lahr (Schwarzwald)

City Size:

69,86 km²


43.705 (2008)

Facts to impress:

Embedded in the beautiful landscape, rooted in the three-country region Germany – France – Switzerland and grown as a garrison and industrial city, Lahr has countless facets.

The culinary specialty Black Forest cake is known all over the world. Essential components are chocolate sponge cake bases flavored with kirsch, a cherry filling, cream, cherries as well as chocolate shavings as decoration.

Top 3 sights:


City park Lahr with museum in Villa Jamm


Christ Church in Lahr (Foto: Evelyn Huber)