History PALFINGER MARINE

PALFINGER MARINE SUCCESS STORY

From the first crane to a global industry Player - The Palfinger Milestones

After PALFINGER was founded in 1932, the first marine crane was developed 60 years later. The success story of PALFINGER's marine business began. Through professional specialists, passion, and high quality products the brand PALFINGER MARINE grew up to being the leading manufacturer of innovative and reliable deck equipment and lifesaving appliances.

1932 - 2004

First Steps

1932 PALFINGER was founded - see full PALFINGER History here

1992 The first Marine Cranes were developed

2004 The first Wind Cranes were delivered

2010 - 2015

Growing Up

2010 Acquisition of Ned-Deck Marine (Davits)
           Acquisition of Fast RSQ (Boats)

2012 Acquisition of Bergen Group Dreggen (Offshore Cranes)

2015 Acquisition of Norwegian Deck Machinery (Winches & Handling Equipment)

2016 - PRESENT

ADULTHOOD

2016 Acquisition of Harding Safety

2017 Harding now fully integrated into PALFINGER MARINE

2019 Consolidation phase and new Global Palfinger Organization