Construction Simulator

FAQ - Construction Simulator 4

Construction Simulator 4


When will the game be released?

The release is planned for May 28, 2024.

On which platforms will the game become available?

The game will become available for iPhone and iPad, smartphones and tablets using Android and for Nintendo Switch.

What are the required system specs?
Nintendo Switch:

• Nintendo Switch console

Android (minimum requirements):

• CPU: Snapdragon 730G or equivalent

• GPU: Adreno 618 or equivalent

• RAM: 4GB

• Storage: 850MB

• OS: Android 9.0 and above

iPhone & iPad (minimum requirements):

• iOS 17 or higher, 4GB RAM or higher

Which languages are supported?

English / Japanese / French / German / Spanish / Italian / Dutch / Portuguese / Russian / Korean / Polish / Turkish / Chinese (Traditional) / Chinese (Simplified)

Where can I read the privacy policy?

You will find the privacy policy here:

Go to Privacy Policy for iOS

Go to Privacy Policy for Android

Will there be an Apple TV version?

This is not planned yet.

Can I play the game on my Apple Vision Pro?

There is no official support for Apple Vision Pro. The game should be playable, but we can’t guarantee the best possible experience on this device.

Does the game support the TV mode of the Nintendo Switch?

Yes, you can use the Nintendo Switch dock to play the game on your TV. The game supports the TV Mode as well as the Handheld Mode.

Is the game compatible with Nintendo Switch Lite?

Yes, you can play the game on your Nintendo Switch Lite, but please note that the Nintendo Switch Lite does not support the Nintendo Switch TV mode.

Do you track data and what do you do with it?

We only track anonymous data and use this solely to better adjust the game to your needs. You will find further information in our privacy policy here:

Go to Privacy Policy for iOS

Go to Privacy Policy for Android

Where can I read the privacy policy?

You will find the privacy policy here:

Go to Privacy Policy for iOS

Go to Privacy Policy for Android

Technical questions

Can the app be installed on several mobile devices at the same time?

Yes, you can install the game on all the devices you use the same Apple ID / Google account on.

Is cloud saving supported on mobile devices?

Yes, on mobile devices we support the platform internal cloud saving features.

The app crashes when loading a mission. What can I do?

Try closing all background applications. If the game still stutters or crashes, please restart your device.

Why can't I hear any sound on my device?

Please check your system settings on your device if the sound is turned off. Alternately, try using your headphones.

What can I do if the game is running slow on my device?

Please try to change the graphics Quality to "medium" or "low" in the options menu and check whether the performance on your device improves.

I need help. Is there a support team?

You can contact our technical support team via e-mail at:



Where can I buy the game?

You can buy the app for your iOS device in the App Store, or for your Android device in the Google Play Store.

Nintendo Switch:

You can buy the game on the Nintendo eShop as well as retail stores in a number of countries.

Will all of the app's content be available to me after purchasing the app?

Yes! You can unlock every vehicle and mission yourself, without having to invest additional real money. On mobile we offer the option to purchase in-game 'Cronks' in order to buy new vehicles or unlock missions faster.

What are Cronks?

Cronks are the game’s in-game currency. You receive Cronks for every successfully completed mission you play. You can use Cronks to buy or rent new vehicles or to upgrade your main base.

It's taking me too long to unlock new vehicles. Is there another way of buying new vehicles?

If you are playing the mobile version, you can visit the 'Bank' within the game, where you can purchase packages including Cronks and Experience Point boosts. Experience Point boosts will help to level-up faster and this way unlock level bound machines or missions earlier. The Cronks can be used to buy vehicles at the vehicle trader stores within the game. There are several packs to choose from.


Which license partners are included?

The game’s machine park features more than 80 vehicles and machines from over 20 world-renowned manufacturers including: ATLAS, BELL Equipment, BENNINGHOVEN, Bobcat, BOMAG, CASE, Caterpillar, CIFA, DAF, HAMM, Kenworth, Liebherr, Mack Trucks, MAN Truck & Bus, MEILLER Kipper, Nooteboom Trailers, PALFINGER, Scania, SCHWING-Stetter, STILL, VÖGELE, Wacker Neuson and WIRTGEN.

Why is the vehicle trader offering only a limited choice of vehicles and machines?

In the beginning, there are only a few vehicles available. To get access to the other ones you have to complete jobs and earn more experience to level up and unlock the other city districts step by step. While moving forward in the game you will get access to more and more vehicles.

Is there a cab view?

Yes, after entering a vehicle you can switch between 3rd person and cab view whenever you want to.


What new features are there?

Aside from the new Canadian inspired map, there's are a number of new vehicles and machines as well as numerous whole new and exciting jobs waiting for you! In addition, the game offers access to dedicated multiplayer jobs, so you can GET TO WORK. together with a friend for the first time in the history of our mobile and Nintendo Switch versions of the game series!

How can I make adjustments to my profile or activate cloud saving?

Once you start the game and you reach the profile selection screen, please hold your profile image for a short time. This will enable you to make adjustments to your profile and to activate or deactivate Cloud Saving on mobile devices.

Texts and buttons appear to be very small on my device. Can I adjust the UI?

Yes, you can setup a scale for the user interface inside the game’s settings. This will enlarge the elements.

Where can I get new construction contracts?

Please check the menu "Contracts" for new projects. Exciting projects await. HINT: You can only have one active contract at a time.

How do I open the map?

In the upper left corner of the screen, you will find a landmark symbol. Clicking the symbol once opens an overview of all important places as well as your current construction sites. If you long tap the symbol, you will get access to the map instead. On Nintendo Switch you can press “–“ to enter the map.

There are important places missing on the map. How do I find the way to the vehicle trader, the materials trader or the gravel pit?

Before an important location gets marked on your map permanently, you have to visit it first. Usually, you will be led to these locations during a construction or delivery job. After accepting a job, you will always get the opportunity to program your navigation system to the destination automatically. This way it should be easy to find the location for the first time.

How do I order a crane at the construction site?

On construction sites where a crane can be used you will find a special crane site. After long-tapping the crane site (or long-pressing the A-button on your Nintendo Switch controller) you will get an option to order the crane. After doing so it will be delivered and set-up automatically.

How can I load a vehicle onto a low-loader?

After coupling a low-loader with a semitrailer truck you will get access to a dedicated slider on the left side of the screen. This slider will allow you to lower or raise the ramp of the low-loader. After you lowered the ramp, change the vehicle and drive with it onto the low-loader.

On Nintendo Switch you can lower and raise the ramp with the right joystick if the function mode of the stick is activated.

How can I repair my vehicles?

In the company menu check the vehicle fleet menu. Select a vehicle you want to repair and choose 'show in vehicle hall' from the options menu. In the vehicle hall there is a button in the middle of the screen to instantly repair your vehicle. Alternatively, you can build a workshop at your homebase - check the available homebase upgrades for this. If you own a workshop your vehicles will get repaired automatically while they are stored in the vehicle hall.

How do I return my rented vehicle?

Open your vehicle park menu by long-pressing the vehicle icon in the upper left corner of the screen or d-pad down on your Nintendo Switch controller. Then look for the vehicle you would like to return. Select the options button below the chosen vehicle. Once they fold out, select the option 'return vehicle'. Alternatively, rented vehicles can also be returned via the vehicle dealer’s menu. Please be aware that the rent will be debited from your bank account when the machine has been returned to the vehicle dealer.

Why do vehicles have ranks? How does it influence my experience?

Vehicle ranks display the strengths of a vehicle in a certain area. For example, a rank 1 excavator can move less earth than a rank 4 excavator – which can move massive amounts of earth at once. The ranks of cranes for instance define the maximum lifting capacity.

How do I empty a dump truck?

You have to drive to a gravel pit or repository and empty your dump truck there. Use the Construction Sight in order to see the specific dump area. Returning earth or gravel into the dumping area will result in an additional payment, so you will earn some extra Cronks when doing so!

What are the differences between the compactors in the game?

There are two kinds of compactors: One is for compacting soil and one is for compacting tarmac. So, if you want to compact asphalt, you will need the second one.

How can I unlock the other districts of the game world?

To expand to the next district, a special contract for each area has to be completed. To get access to this mission, you have to complete the preceding campaign missions and reach a minimum level first. Which level is needed to start the special contract, is explained in the mission details shown in the jobs menu. To be able to accept contracts in a freshly unlocked area, a specific expansion contract has to be completed in order to sign the lease agreement for your new homebase within this district.

What is the Construction Sight? How do I use it?

The Construction Sight feature highlights important spots within the game world. This can be your vehicles, important buildings or dump spots of the gravel pit for instance. Construction Sight can be activated by double tapping the screen or pressing the Y button on your Nintendo Switch controller.

How can I spend my ability points?

Please open the main menu in the game - where you can enter the construction jobs and vehicle park -> then open the submenu profile. There should be the option to spend your ability points to activate some new and lucrative features.

How can I check my progress within the game?

You can check your progress in the profile section. Therefore, please go to the main menu -> Profile -> Player Progress

How can I abort a job or a dedicated step of the contract?

Please open the company menu and take a closer look at the contracts menu. There you can check the job details and a list of steps which are required to fulfill the contract. With the small icon on the right you can skip single steps or by scrolling down and pressing the “Abort” button to cancel the current job entirely.

You tend to drive too fast and the traffic rules are annoying you a bit?

You can deactivate the traffic rules feature within the game’s settings menu, if you want to. This way you won’t get fined anymore when driving too fast or missing a red traffic light etc.


Which steering methods are supported?

The mobile versions of the game is supporting screen slider controls as well as the use of Bluetooth gamepads.

Nintendo Switch:

On Nintendo Switch the game has to be controlled with the help of your Nintendo Switch controller. Some elements such as the Construction Sight and the camera angle can also be controlled via touch inputs.


What do I need to play in multiplayer?

On mobile devices the multiplayer is based on a local WiFi or Bluetooth connection between the players. So, both players have to be connected in the same local network or sit together and enable a Bluetooth connection between their devices. You can enter the multiplayer mode via the main menu.

Nintendo Switch:

On Nintendo Switch players can connect their consoles locally or online. You can enter the multiplayer mode via the main menu.

How many players can play together?

In multiplayer two players can Get TO WORK. together as a team.

How many multiplayer jobs are there?

The game includes more than 10 extensive construction jobs that can be tackled together with a friend. Both players must collaborate on the construction site to complete it.