Who is Manitou Group?

Manitou (Euronext: MTU) is a French heavy equipment manufacturer that makes forklifts, cherry pickers, telehandlers, and other heavy equipment. Manitou started in France in 1957 when Marcel Braud designed the first forklift truck for use in rough terrain. Its headquarters are in Ancenis.

Who owns Manitou Group?

A specialist in the production and marketing of compact equipment, Gehl Company owns two brands: Gehl and Mustang. The company then becomes Manitou Americas.

Where is Manitou manufactured?

This division of the French company Manitou Group operates manufacturing facilities in Wisconsin, South Dakota and Texas.

Who makes Manitou loaders?

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Manitou North America is a subsidiary of Manitou Group, located in West Bend, Wisconsin which supports an extensive dealer network of more than 450 locations that provides Manitou, Gehl and Mustang by Manitou products and services.

What does Manitou group do?

A WORLDWIDE REFERENCE. Through its three iconic brands -Manitou, Gehl and Mustang by Manitou- Manitou Group develops, manufactures, and provides equipment and services of handling, access platforms and earthmoving for the construction, agriculture, and industrial markets.

What is a Manitou forklift?

Manitou is the inventor of the 1st all-terrain forklift truck. This great experience allows us to offer the most efficient forklift trucks on the material handling market. Our various ranges meet the requirements of industrialists in all sectors, but also professionals in agriculture and construction.

Does Fox own Manitou?

As said, marzocchi is now owned by fox (as of last year?), manitou is owned by hayes (brakes, for a long time now). Thing is, rockshox being part of sram and fox being, well fox, they have the budget to go all in in the oem market, where as the two m’s just haven’t been able to.

Does Manitou own Gehl?

History. Gehl was founded by Louis Lucas in 1859. Gehl was acquired in September 2008 for US$30 a share by the French equipment maker Manitou Group.

Where is Manitou telehandlers made?

Manitou. The headquarters and main production site for Manitou’s extensive range of agricultural and construction telescopic handlers is at Ancenis, 60 miles south of Rennes in Brittany, north-west France.

What is a Manitou used for?

The Manitou rotary telescopic handler (MRT) is one of the most widely used industrial trucks in the construction sector. A true jewel of technology, it is an indispensable tool for professionals whatever their activity: masonry, roofing, structure, demolition, cladding, renovation or tunneling…

Is a Manitou a telehandler?

Manitou designs a wide range of agricultural telescopic forklifts (MLT). These handling solutions provide answers adapted to your operations of storage, towing, herd feeding, silage distribution, animal care, farm transport and crop optimization.