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Since its founding in 1977, Doosan Construction Equipment has achieved the high rates of growth through its commitment to the better development of its investment in building a global business model.

Establishment and Development
1977 ~ 1999

  • 1977

    Created a ‘Construction Equipment Division’

  • 1978

    Produced / Shipped the first Excavator

  • 1985

    Developed Own branded “SOLAR” Excavator Series

  • 1987

    Accumulated production of Excavators exceeded 10,000 units

  • 1989

    Participated in 'Bauma 1989' Exhibition (Excavator 9 models)

  • 1990

    Established Doosan Infracore Europe S.A in Belgium

  • 1992

    Began to produce Wheel Loaders
    Established “Hydraulic machinery & tools factory”

  • 1993

    Began to produce Excavator “Third Generation Solar Excavators”

  • 1994

    Received ISO9001 Certification
    Established Doosan Infracore China Corporation(DICC)
    Exported Excavators techniques to TING MING company in Malaysia
    Established Overseas Subsidiaries in U.S.A(DIA) and U.K(EDUK)

  • 1995

    Established Overseas Subsidiaries at Japan(DCMC), German(DMV), AUSTRALIA(DHIAU)

  • 1996

    Production of Excavator exceeded 400units a month

  • 1997

    Began to produce Excavators “Solar-V series”
    Received ISO14001 Certification.
    Established Reliability Research Center

  • 1999

    Received international certificate of Noise Assessment for construction equipment (DIN EN45001)

Foundation and Leap
2000 ~ Present

  • 2000

    Began to produce Loaders “MEGA-V series”

  • 2001

    Received international certificate of European noise regulations
    (Directive 2000/14/EC, Annex VIII)
    Selected the Ministry of Commerce, industry and energy
    "The World Best Item“

  • 2002

    Wheel Loader OEM supply Agreement between Daewoo & John
    deere Recorded Sales Construction Equipment 80,000 unit

  • 2003

    Received ISO9001:2000, KSA9001:2001 Certifications
    OEM supply Agreement between Daewoo & Terex

  • 2004

    Doosan Construction Equipment reached $500 million in exports
    DHI Yantai Corporation in China exceeded 10,000 aggregate
    production of excavator

  • 2005

    Began to produce the 4th generation excavator
    Consolidation with Doosan corp. Renamed Doosan Infracore
    Launching DX, DL Series.

  • 2006

    Established the subsidiary “Doosan Infracore China
    Investment Co., Ltd”
    Exceeded 30,000 units in aggregate production in DICC

  • 2007

    Established Doosan Infracore International, Inc.(DII)
    Found DISD (Doosan Infracore Shangdong Co., Ltd.)
    Acquired Ingersoll Rand’s compact equipment unit, along with
    2 other units(Bobcat, Portable Power, Attachment)
    : Bobcat has the world's highest level of competitiveness in the
    field of compact construction equipment
    : Doosan Infracore rocketed to 7th place in the World
    Construction Heavy Equipment with this acquisition in
    November of 2007
    Awarded the 'US$2 Billion Export Tower' on Trade Day

  • 2008

    Acquired Moxy, a Norwegian large size dump truck company
    Completed the construction of a wheel loader manufacturer in China
    : Doosan Infracore completed the construction of a wheel loader plant on a 110,000m2site in Muping Qu, Yantai in Shandong province to provide wheel loaders to both China and global markets.

  • 2010

    Launched global Doosan Infracore Construction Equipment business alliance
    Performed the highest sales record
    Completed the construction of Gunsan Construction Equipment Plant
    : Doosan Infracore completed the construction of a construction equipment plant on a 610,000m2 site in the Gunsan Industrial Complex, which has a yearly production capacity of over 4,000 large units, including six types of excavators and four types of wheel

  • 2011

    Completed the construction of Doosan Infracore Suzhou Co., Ltd. in China
    : Doosan Infracore completed the construction of an excavator plant on a 240,000㎡ site in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, which can produce 9,800 compact excavators a year, in order to meet the fast rising demand for the equipment in China.

  • 2012

    Completed the construction of Wheel Loader R&D Center in China
    : DICC (Shandong) completed the construction of a wheel loader R&D center, the first among foreign companies in China, and thereby was able to quickly respond to clients’ needs, as well as to develop
    locally customized products in the fast changing Chinese wheel loader market.
    Completed the Construction Equipment Factory in Brazil
    : Doosan Infracore completed the construction of an excavator plant with a yearly production capacity of 1,500 units in Sao Paulo to make inroads into Brazil, the largest construction equipment market in South America.
    New PDC Open in Singapore
    : Doosan Infracore opened a new Parts Distribution Center in Singapore and officially started its operation.

  • 2013

    New PDC Open in Dubai
    : Doosan Infracore announced the opening of a Parts Distribution Center in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates.

  • 2014

    Completed the construction of Global R&D Center in Incheon
    Completed the construction of Bobcat Acceleration Center in North Dakota, USA
    Completed the construction of Innovation Center in Dobris, Czech Republic

  • 2015

    Incorporated into Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) Asia-Pacific (for the 5th consecutive year)
    Incheon and Gunsan Plants Receive 'Safety Zone Certificates'

  • 2016

    Completed the construction of Advanced Excavator Factory in Incheon
    Doosan Bobcat listed on the Korean Stock Market