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Demag Cranes celebrates 50 years in Australia

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Demag Cranes & Components  is celebrating 50 years of operation in Australia. The company has been providing high quality lifting solutions since 1962 for material handling and material flow problems in Australian industry.

Following a consistent high growth path since opening its first branches in Sydney and Melbourne, Demag Cranes now offers a comprehensive range of standard and custom designed lifting equipment for use in almost all industrial sectors including automotive, mining, manufacturing, glass, textile, steel refuse and recycling, paper, printing, concrete, food and beverage and timber.

Manufacturing cranes and hoists for almost two centuries, the Demag Cranes group remains the global market leader in overhead travelling cranes, chain and wire rope hoists, wheels and drives with solutions for all applications.

Demag’s product range includes:

  • Crane components
  • Crane component sets
  • Crane refurbishment
  • Electric brake motors
  • Electric chain hoists
  • Electric wire rope hoists
  • Light rail crane systems
  • Material handling equipment
  • Overhead travelling cranes
  • Slewing jib cranes
  • Spare parts
  • Wheel block systems
Manufacturing in 16 countries on five continents, Demag Cranes operates one of the most comprehensive worldwide sales and service networks in the industry through subsidiaries, agencies and a joint venture. With more than 6000 employees worldwide, the Group is represented in more than 60 countries and reaches customers in more than 100 countries.

Demag operates branches in all states in Australia as well as a complete distributor network. Full product support is offered by Demag Cranes & Components with technical product representation and a 24/7 breakdown, repair and spare parts service at every state branch.

To celebrate its 50th anniversary in Australia, Demag hosted a gala function at its Smithfield headquarters in Western Sydney to thank its many customers and suppliers.

After 43 years with the company, CEO and Managing Director Ron Tennant passed on the symbolic silver baton to his successor, Joerg Stojan who joins Demag Australia from Germany.

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