From day one, we’ve pioneered industry-firsts like the all terrain crane and Sideways Superlift system that enabled our customers to explore new lifting opportunities, and our innovative Boom Booster Kits that maximize the lifting power of crawler cranes. We are constantly driven to design, develop and deliver smarter lifting technologies to benefit businesses like yours.
Our passion for lifting goes much deeper than technology. We want to help you make smarter business decisions every step of the way by giving you the cutting-edge products, tools and support that makes your jobs easier today – and tomorrow.
We add value by increasing revenue and lowering costs by optimizing resources and minimizing downtime with intelligent people, services and solutions. When you choose Demag cranes, you choose a partner that’s always ready to go the extra mile for you and your business.
We’re always going above and looking ahead for you and your business.
Christian Dingler founds a mechanical workshop in Zweibrücken.
The letterpress toggle press, which has come to be known as the Dingler Press.
The "Schönhof" farm is purchased and the Dingler machine factory is established.
An iron and metal foundry is constructed. Production of railway freight cars begins.
Construction of the 1st steam engine plant.
A forge with welding furnace is constructed. Manufacturing of water wheels and turbines begins.
The first blast furnace goes into operation.
Production of lifting devices for local coal mines and steelworks begins.
Dingler'schen Maschinenfabrik A.G. is incorporated.
A railway crane with a load capacity of 10 t is introduced.
A large steelwork is constructed.
The Bierbach branch is created.
By 1927, over 3,300 steam engines had been built with a total combined capacity of approx. 260,000 HP.
100th Anniversary of Dingler. The company now has over 1200 employees.
The V 2500 telescopic mobile crane with a load capacity of 2.5 t is introduced.
The company reaches the milestone of over 2800 employees.
Development of the first lattice boom truck crane with tube design for the boom and a lifting capacity of 45t.
Largest telescopic crane on the market with a lifting capacity of 160t.
Development of the world’s strongest lattice boom truck crane with a lifting capacity of 800t.
Development of the largest lattice boom crawler crane with a 1,000t capacity.
Introduction of the strongest telescopic truck crane worldwide with a lifting capacity of 500t.
The Wallerscheid facility opens.
Introduction of a 50t all terrain crane family.
First City class crane on the market – AC 25.
Largest lattice boom crawler crane on the market with a 1,600t capacity.
Design of the strongest telescopic truck crane with a 650t capacity.
Introduction of the CC 8800 crawler crane with a capacity of 1,250t.
Introduction of the AC 200 all terrain crane with 68m of main boom.
Introduction of the most powerful crawler crane, the CC 8800 TWIN with a lifting capacity of 3,200t.
Introduction of the Boom Booster Kit for the CC 8800 crawler crane which increases the crane's capacity by up to 90%.
The Demag brand is relaunched.