Dreaming of becoming the best at the center of the Korean machinery industry
The Incheon Plant, built on Hwasu-dong, Dong-gu, Incheon, through a reclamation project of the 1930s, began the mass production of engines in 1958, the first in Korea. The company set up the largest diesel engine plant in Asia in 1975 and constructed Korea’s first large-scale excavator plant in 1977 with an annual production capacity of over 8,400 units of heavy and medium excavators. In 2012, a compact diesel engine plant was also built.
The Gunsan Plant, located in North Jeolla Province, was built in the Gunsan Industrial Complex in October, 2010 and manufactures large construction equipment including heavy excavators and wheel loaders. The 125,000 square meter-sized plant on 610,000 m² of land produces and provides 6 types of large excavators as heavy as 34~70t and 4 types of 3~5m²-sized wheel loaders to every corner of the world.
DIC, established in Yantai in 1994, produces 19 types of excavators & has offered locally customized products/services based on its philosophy of ‘Create Beautiful and Happy China.’ Its accumulated production has exceeded 120,000 units, the first in China.
The Bismarck Plant in North Dakota, United States, manufacturers Bobcat S70 skid steer loaders, MT52 and MT55 mini track loaders and attachments. In 2013, the groundbreaking ceremony for the Bismarck Acceleration Center was held and the construction of the advanced multi-purpose facility is now under way.
The Gwinner Plant, the birthplace of Bobcat and the world’s first skid steer loader, manufactures skid steer loaders, compact track loaders, FWD steer loaders, compact excavators, toolcats and large attachments. It employs over 1,400 staff members, almost twice the number of Gwinner residents.
The Wahpeton Plant produces cylinders and valves for loaders, mini-excavators and attachments. It was once home to a computer disk plant but was revamped as an advanced plant that manufactures a total of 125 types of cylinders and 18 kinds of valves delivered to plants in Gwinner, Richfield and Dobris and OEM customers.
The Statesville Plant in NC, US, produces portable air compressors, generators & light towers based on its technologies/experiences accumulated for over 140 years. The 1st floor has a space for displaying the pictures of DPP products used for global construction projects such as Hoover Dam & English Channel.
In Suwanee, Georgia, home to Doosan Infracore America, sit construction equipment and forklift part warehouses and a CNG engine plant. The engine business unit was set up here in the third quarter of 2005 and has since led the engine business in North America, controlling production and R&D facilities and diverse types of test apparatus.
Doosan Infracore Norway (DIN), headquartered in Molde, Norway, was set up through DI’s acquisition of Moxy that developed the world’s first Articulated Dump Trucks (ADT) and has ADT-related source technologies. DIN owns Scandinavia’s largest welding robots for manufacturing frames and bodies.
Dobris, about 40km southwest of Prague, is home to both the Bobcat plant and an R&D center. A training center is also set up here to offer training programs for subsidiaries and dealers for Doosan’s heavy machinery, Bobcat’s equipment, and Portable Power products. The plant is also used for fabrication, welding, painting and assembly of Bobcat mid-to-small-sized loaders, excavators of up to 2 tons and diverse attachments.
The city of Pontchateau is located 47km from Nantes, the capital of Loire-Atlantique, southwest of France. The small city with a population of about 10,000 is home to Bobcat tele-handlers that are exported to Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Russia, CIS, the Americas, and Oceania. Bobcat tele-handlers with a total of twelve models are widely used in various areas including construction sites, farms, and recycling factories.
Geith, headquartered in Slane, Ireland, is a leading manufacturer of attachments for construction, excavation and demolition. It designs and produces attachments as heavy as 1~85t such as buckets and quick couplers. Geith products boast high market shares in Europe (more notably U.K. and France) and are also shipped to North and South America via the Statesville Plant where Doosan Portable Power is located.