There have been many milestones in Ammann history, which ultimately have led the company to become what it is today.
- Employees: 3000
- Year founded: 1869
- Family-owned business: In the 6th generation
- Group companies: 20, with 9 manufacturing facilities & centres of competence
- Distribution Network: Over 200 outlets in 100+ countries around the world
Jakob Ammann founds his company as a millwright and is supported by his brothers in Madiswil, Switzerland.
A patent is granted for tar macadam machines.
First Ammann engine-driven road roller.
A manufacturing facility opens in St-Dizier, France.
A distribution agreement is made with Caterpillar for the Switzerland territory.
Patent 290528 is obtained for a paving machine on tracks.
Buildings of Ulrich Ammann, Construction Machines, are constructed in Langenthal.
The first high-capacity concrete-mixing plant is sold.
Ammann acquires Alfelder Iron Works in Germany, which later is renamed Ammann Asphalt GmbH. Doumat GmbH, Hennef, Germany, is acquired.
Ammann Equipment Ltd is founded in United Kingdom.
Ammann Austria is founded.
Ammann Poland is founded.
Rammax in Metzingen, Germany, is acquired.
Ammann China Representative Office in Beijng founded.
Ammann America is founded.
Stavostroj, a manufacturer of construction equipment including rollers, in Nové Mesto, Czech Republic, is acquired.
Production begins at the plant in Shanghai.
Ammann Russia is founded.
Ammann Dubai is founded.
Ammann Australia is founded.
Founding of Ammann Teknomak in Ankara, Turkey
Founding of Ammann Italy in Bussolengo
Ammann South Africa, Ammann Brazil and Ammann Singapore are founded.
Joint venture Ammann Apollo India Private Ltd. is established in Ahmedabad, India.
Production and assembly start at the plant in Gravataí, Brazil.
Concrete plant manufacturer Elba-Werk in Ettlingen, Germany, is acquired.
Inauguration of new factory and Academy Ammann India. New Sales and Service Centre for Ammann America.