Top 10 Construction Equipment Manufacturers in The World

Top 10 Construction Equipment Manufacturers in The World

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1. Caterpillar (USA)

Caterpillar Inc. was founded in 1925. It is an American Fortune 100 corporation which designs, develops, engineers, manufactures, markets and sells engines, machinery, financial products and insurance to customers via a worldwide dealer network. Caterpillar is the world’s largest construction equipment manufacturer. In 2016 Caterpillar was ranked 59 on the Fortune 500 list and 194 on the Global Fortune 500 list. Caterpillar stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

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Traded as
  • DJIA Component
  • S&P 100 Component
  • S&P 500 Component
Industry Heavy equipment
Financial services
Predecessor C. L. Best
Holt Manufacturing Company
Successor Y
Founded April 15, 1925; 92 years ago
California, U.S.
Headquarters Deerfield, Illinois, U.S.
Area served
Key people
Jim Umpleby (CEO)
Revenue US$38.537 billion(2016)
Operating income
US$498 million(2016)
Net income
US$-67 million(2016)
Total assets US$74.704 billion(2016)
Total equity US$13.213 billion(2016)
Number of employees
95,400 (2016)

2. Komatsu (Japan)

Komatsu Ltd is a Japanese multinational corporation that manufactures mining, construction, and military equipment, as well as industrial equipment such as lasers, press machines, and thermoelectric generators. It was founded in 1921 and headquartered in Minato, Tokyo, Japan. The corporation was named after the city of Komatsu, Ishikawa. Worldwide, the Komatsu Group consists of Komatsu Ltd. and 182 other companies (146 consolidated subsidiaries and 35 companies accounted for by the equity method).

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Native name
Traded as TYO: 6301
TOPIX Large 70 Component
Industry Heavy equipment(construction and mining), Defense technology
Founded May 13, 1921; 96 years ago
Headquarters Tokyo, Japan
Key people
  • Tetsuji Ohashi
    (President and CEO)
  • Kunio Noji (Chairman of the Board)
  • Construction equipment
  • Mining equipment
  • Industrial machinery
  • Military vehicles
Revenue US$17.8 billion (FY2015)
Operating income
US$2.0 billion (FY2015)
Net income
US$1.3 billion (FY2015)
Number of employees
47,017 (Consolidated)

3. Volvo Construction Equipment (Sweden)

Volvo Construction Equipment was founded in 1832, It is originally called Munktells, Bolinder-Munktell, Volvo BM. It is a major international company that produces, manufactures and markets equipment for construction and related industries. It is a subsidiary and business area of the Volvo Group.

Formerly called
VME Group
Subsidiary of the Volvo Group
Industry Heavy equipment
  • Eskilstuna Mekaniska Verkstad
  • Munktells Mekaniska Verkstads Aktiebolag
  • AB Bolinder-Munktell
  • Volvo BM
Founded 1832 in Eskilstuna, Sweden
  • Johan Theofron Munktell
  • Jean (Johan) Gerhard Bolinder
  • Carl Gerhard Bolinder
Headquarters Gothenburg, Sweden
Areas served
Key people
  • Martin Weissburg (President)
  • compactors
  • demolition equipment
  • dumpers
  • excavators
  • haulers
  • loaders
  • material transfer vehicles
  • milling equipment
  • motor graders
  • pavers
  • pipelayers
  • road wideners
  • tack distributors
  • waste handlers
  • Volvo
  • SDLG
  • Terex Trucks
Revenue 50.731 billion kr (2016)
Operating income
2.246 billion kr (2016)
Number of employees
13,397 (2016)
Parent Volvo

4. Hitachi Construction Equipment (Japan)

Hitachi Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. was founded in 1951 and Headquartered in 5-1, Koraku Nichome, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan.日立建機株式会社 is a construction equipment manufacturer in Japan, and a Hitachi Group company. Hitachi is listed on the Nikkei 225, under the directorship of Ciaran Geraghty.

Native name
Public kabushiki gaisha
Traded as TYO: 6305
Industry machinery
Founded Tokyo, Japan (January 30, 1951)
Headquarters 5-1, Koraku Nichome, Bunkyo, Tokyo, Japan
Area served
Key people
Yuichi Tsujimoto (President)
Products Construction equipment
Revenue ¥753.947 billion (2017)
Operating income
¥23.622 billion (2017)
Profit ¥8.022 billion (2017)
Total assets ¥999.601 billion (2017)
Total equity ¥399.619 billion (2017)
Number of employees
21,814 (2012)
Parent Hitachi, Ltd.

5. Liebherr (Germany)

The Liebherr Group was founded in 1949 and Headquartered in Bulle, Switzerland. It is a large equipment manufacturer based in Switzerland. It consists number of 130 companies organized into 10 Divisions: Tower Cranes, Concrete Technology, Earthmoving, Mining, Mobile Cranes, Maritime Cranes, Aerospace and Transportation Systems, Machine Tools and Automation Systems, Domestic Appliances, and Components.

Industry Heavy equipment
Founded 1949
Headquarters Bulle, Switzerland
Key people
Isolde Liebherr and Willi Liebherr, CEO & Chairman
Products Construction & AgricultureMachinery, refrigerators
Revenue € 9.009 billion (2016)
Operating income
€ 473 million (2016)
Net income
€ 298 million (2016)
Total assets € 12.661 billion (2016)
Total equity € 7.051 billion (2016)
Number of employees
42,308 (2016)
Website The Liebherr Group

6. Sany (China)

Sany Heavy Industry Co., Ltd. was founded in 1989. Its founder and main shareholder is Liang Wengen. It is a Chinese multinational heavy machinery manufacturing company and headquartered in Changsha, Hunan Province. Sany is the 6th-largest heavy equipment manufacturer in the world, and the first in its industry in China to enter the FT Global 500 and the Forbes Global 2000 rankings.

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Limited company
Traded as Sany Heavy Industry Co Ltd (600031.SS)
Industry Heavy equipment
Founded 1989 (Maotang, Lianyuan, Hunan Province)
Founders Liang Wengen, Tang Xiuguo, Mao Zhongwu, Yuan Jinhua
Headquarters ChangshaChina
Area served
Key people
Xiang Wenbo (CEO)
Products Excavator Machinery
Hoisting Machinery
Concrete Machinery
Port Machinery
Coal Mining Machinery
Pile Driving Machinery
Road MachineryWind Power Equipment
Operating income
RMB 70 billion (2016)
Number of employees
Approximately 90,000
Subsidiaries Putzmeister

7. Zoomlion (China)

Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science and Technology Co., Ltd. was founded in 1992 and Headquartered in Changsha, Hunan, People’s Republic of China. It is a Chinese manufacturer of construction machinery and sanitation equipment. The business of Zoomlion consists of 5 sectors: heavy trucks, environmental business, construction machinery, agricultural machinery, and financial services.

Traded as SZSE: 000157 (A share)
SEHK: 01157 (H share)
Industry Heavy machinery
Founded September 28, 1992
Headquarters Changsha, Hunan, People’s Republic of China
Key people
Zhan Chunxin (Chairman & CEO)
Products Construction equipment
Sanitation Equipment
Industrial machinery
Number of employees
Subsidiaries Compagnia Italiana Forme Acciaio

8. Terex (USA)

Terex Corporation was founded in 1933 and Headquartered in Westport, Connecticut, United States. It is a USA worldwide manufacturer of lifting and material handling solutions for a variety of industries, including recycling, energy, mining, construction, infrastructure, quarrying, shipping, transportation, refining, and utilities. The Terex company’s major business segments include aerial work platforms, construction, cranes, material handling & port solutions and materials processing.

Traded as NYSE: TEX
S&P 400 Component
Industry Lifting and Material Handling
Financial Services
Founded 1933
Founder George Armington
Headquarters Westport, Connecticut, United States
Area served
Key people
John L. Garrison, Jr., President and CEO
Products Aerial work platforms
Construction equipment
Material handling & port solutionsMaterials processing
Services Financial products
Revenue US$7.3 billion (2014)
Number of employees
22,000 (2015)

9. Doosan Infracore (South Korea)

Doosan Group was founded in 1896 and Headquartered in Doosan Tower 18-12, Euljiro 6-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea. It is a South Korean conglomerate company. In 2009, the company was placed 471st in the Fortune Global 500. It has been included in the Forbes Global 2000 companies from 2007. It is the parent company of ŠKODA power.

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Industry Conglomerate
Founded 1896; 122 years ago
Founder Seung-jik Park
Headquarters Doosan Tower 18-12, Euljiro 6-ga, Jung-gu, Seoul, South Korea
Key people
Jeongwon Park, Chairman
Products Power Plant, Desalination Plant, Engines, Construction Equipment, Construction, etc.
Subsidiaries Doosan Corporation, Doosan Pictures, Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction, Doosan Infracore, Doosan Engineering & Construction, Doosan Engine, Doosan Fuel Cell America, etc…

10. John Deere (USA)

John Deere is the American corporation that manufactures tractor, construction equipment, and forestry machinery, diesel engines, drivetrains (axles, transmissions, gearboxes) used in heavy equipment, and lawn care equipment. In 2017, The Nohn deere company also provides financial services and other related activities.

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Traded as NYSE: DE
S&P 500 Component
Industry Heavy equipment
Founded Grand Detour, Illinois
(1837; 181 years ago)
Founder John Deere
Headquarters Moline, IllinoisUnited States
Area served
Key people
Samuel R. Allen
(CEO and President)
Products Agriculture, Construction, Forestry, Consumer & Commercial equipment, Diesel engines, Automobiles
Services Financial services
Revenue US$26.899 billion (2016)
Operating income
US$2.988 billion (2016)
Net income
US$1.524 billion (2016)
Total assets US$57.981 billion (2016)
Total equity US$6.520 billion (2016)
Number of employees
56,767 (2016)

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