Together, we can reach anything.
Since 1932, we have been fostering a unique pioneering spirit that was and still is key to our success. For the last 90 years, our inspiring journey has only been possible because of you – your trust, your passion, and your commitment.
However, looking toward the future there is always the next level to reach. With our global brand campaign #reachanything, we put those in the spotlight who make a difference: our people. After all, we are a people company, driven by the passion to develop and offer leading products, solutions, and services, for you to reach any of your goals.
Witnesses and Success Stories
Our witness interviews put the spotlight on exactly those people and give them the possibility to share their very own "PALFINGER success story".
Walter Bliem has been part of PALFINGER since 1992 and has experienced quite a bit in his thirty years with the company.
"At PALFINGER MARINE, we are proud to have contributed substantially to the PALFINGER's 90-year success story. In fact, the design of our very first marine crane in 1992 has opened up a completely different, global world. Over the last 30 years, PALFINGER MARINE has prospered beautifully, and we are very excited about the future challenges at sea."
Anton Graf worked for PALFINGER in the areas of administration, human resources, and payroll from 1976 to 2011.
The beginning of the story.
Richard Palfinger establishes a small workshop for agricultural trailers, tippers and vehicle bodies.
Laying the foundations for a new era.
PALFINGER constructs its first crane and Hubert Palfinger introduces hydraulic truck-mounted loader cranes.
Growth necessitates expansion.
PALFINGER inaugurates a brand-new manufacturing and assembly site in Lengau, Austria.
The family grows.
EPSILON Timber & Recycling, founded in 1980, joins the PALFINGER family and enriches the high-tech, innovative portfolio.
The sea beckons.
PALFINGER manufactures its first marine crane in Köstendorf, Austria, before relocating the division to an independent plant in Croatia in 2000.
The portfolio broadens.
PALFINGER creates a new product group by manufacturing the first Palift hookloaders, a development project launched in 1994.
Ringing the bell.
PALFINGER lists on the stock exchange in June to gain access to the international capital market for accelerated growth.
Because our planet matters.
PALFINGER takes the first steps towards sustainable products by developing its first fully electric tail lift.
Generational change within the Palfinger family.
Ing. Hubert Palfinger is elected Chairman of the Supervisory Board of PALFINGER AG and Ing. Mag. Hannes Palfinger is elected Deputy Chairman.
Digitalization marches on.
PALFINGER Connected introduces telematics to the Paldesk platform - Fleet Monitor, Operator Monitor, and Service Cockpit make PALFINGER's customers' lives easier.
PALFINGER is starting the next chapter in its 90-year company history.
The "Vision & Strategy 2030" transformation process sees PALFINGER actively aligning its corporate strategy with the future and driving forward sustainable changes.
With PALFINGER you can #REACHANYTHING: As a driver of innovation in the field of Lifting Solutions. In keeping with this motto, PALFINGER will showcase the latest developments and innovations.
Beyond Transport & Logistics - IAA