Terex Part - Terex Forklifts stands by their mission to supply a reliable and cost efficient product line. They take pride in making equipment that improves their customers' return on investment. Through many divestures and acquisitions designed to expand the product offering, Terex has a short time ago expanded dramatically. They have enhanced their geographic coverage to make it possible for them to present quality standards and value for their broad customer base.
Terex has remained a competitive player in the material handling and industrial equipment sector. They are working towards forming a franchise under the name brand Terex by incorporating all of their previous brand names for many of the goods used in conjunction business the brand Terex. Presently, Terex goods are principally marketed under the Terex brand name. Some of the following historic brand names and transitional names include: ATC, Amida, American Truck Company, American, Advance, Bartell, Benford, Bendini, Bid-Well, CMI, CMI-Cifali, CMI Johnson-Ross, Cedarapids, Canica, Comedil, Demag, ELJay, Franna, Fermac, Finlay, Fuchs, Genie, Hi-Ranger, Jaques, Load King, Morrison, O&K, Peiner, PPM, Powerscreen, Pegson, Reedrill, Schaeff, Simplicity, Standard Havens, Tatra, TerexLift, Telelect and Unit Rig.
Terex has had a constant growth cycle. In 1995 Terex acquired PPM Cranes, in 1996, then Terex divested Clark Materials Handling. In 1997 Terex acquires Telelect and Simon-RO. BPI Handlers in Baraga, Michigan is also acquired this same year.
Buying O&K Mining and Payhauler in 1998, allowed Terex to cultivate their mining operations. The same year their crane offering expanded their operations significantly with the acquisitions of Gru Comedil, TerexLift, American Crane and Peiner. A Light Building business soon followed in 1999 when Terex acquired Amida, Bartell and Benford. They soon became a leader within the crushing and screening industry by buying Cedarapids, Powerscreen, BL Pegson, Re-Tech, and Finlay. Franna, Kooi and Princeton crane suppliers were also added to Terex in 1999.
By acquiring Fermac, a specialized manufacturer of tractor loader backhoes, in the year 2000, Terex expanded into the Compact Equipment marketplace. Their Light Construction business continued to expand business with the acquisition of Coleman Engineering. This same year, Terex divested Moffett, Kooi and Princeton.
In 2001, Terex expanded their Roadbuilding division operations with the acquisitions of CMI, Bid-Well, Load King, Atlas and Jaques.
A few of the purchases that took place in 2002 helped allow Terex to grow into a leader in their respective categories. Advance Mixer helped boost Terex into the concrete mixing market, while Demag helped Terex Cranes become a leader in the crane market. Acquiring German suppliers Fuchs and Schaeff placed Terex in a top position in the Compact Equipment category. Genie became a leading manufacturer of Aerial Work Platforms. This busy year was completed business with the purchases of EPAC and Pacific Utility, which supplied company-owned distribution for Terex Utilities.
Tatra, a producer of heavy-duty lift trucks designed for on and off-road commercial and military functions were acquired in 2003. Buying Combatel and Commercial Body the same year enabled Terex to continue to expand its company-owned Terex Utilities supply.
In the year 2004, Terex purchased a producer of surface drilling equipment utilized in mining, construction and utility industries, called Reedrill. Also in the same year, Noble CE (formerly referred to as Terex Mexico) was acquired by Terex. They design high capacity surface mining trucks and also manufacture many items for other Terex businesses.
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