Demag

Terex Cranes Legacy Brands

  • Stands for: "Deutsche Maschinenbau AG"
  • Manufacturer of truck cranes (past), all terrain cranes and crawler cranes with a lifting capacity up to 3,200t.
  • Based in Zweibrücken, Germany
  • Demag products are sold world-wide today.

Historical Overview

  • 1827

    Dinglerwerke founded by Christian Dingler in Zweibrücken, Germany.

  • 1890

    Lifting equipment produced for the local coal mines and steel industry.

  • 1954

    Demag AG takes over the former Dinglerwerke, activities are incorporated into the Construction Machinery Group

  • 2002

    Demag Mobile Cranes is acquired by Terex Corporation and becomes part of Terex Cranes

  • 2016

    Terex Cranes announces the return of its Demag cranes brand at bauma 2016

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Distinguished Historical Accomplishments

  • 1950

    First telescopic boom crane with lifting capacity of 2.5 t.

  • 1956

    First all terrain crane worldwide with a lifting capacity of 12t.

  • 1965

    Development of the first lattice boom truck crane with tube design for the boom and a lifting capacity of 45t.

  • 1976

    Largest telescopic crane on the market with a lifting capacity of 160t.

  • 1979

    Development of the strongest lattice boom truck crane world wide with a lifting capacity of 800t.

  • 1987

    Development of the largest lattice boom crawler crane with a 1,000t capacity.

  • 1990

    Introduction of the strongest telescopic truck crane worldwide with a lifting capacity of 500t.

  • 1993

    Introduction of a 50t all terrain crane family.

  • 1998

    Largest lattice boom crawler crane on the market with a 1,600t capacity.

  • 1998

    Design of the strongest telescopic truck crane with a 650t capacity.

  • 2002

    Introduction of the CC 8800 crawler crane with a capacity of 1,250t.

  • 2003

    Introduction of the AC 200 all terrain crane with 68m of main boom.

  • 2007

    Introduction of the most powerful crawler crane, the CC 8800 TWIN with a lifting capacity of 3,200t.

  • 2014

    Introduction of the Boom Booster Kit for the CC 8800 crawler crane which increases the crane's capacity by up to 90%.