As an international mechanical engineering company, PALFINGER is the global leader for innovative crane and lifting solutions. Based on its four strategic pillars – Innovation, Internationalization, Flexibilization and PALFINGER 21st – the company is shaping the future of the industry together with its customers, business partners and employees.
With the tagline “Creating Value Together”, PALFINGER intensifies its proximity to its business partners and customers. PALFINGER understands and accepts their challenges and needs, and together with them, develops comprehensive solutions with added value. In doing so, the company’s values – entrepreneurship, respect and learning – play a central role in its everyday work.
The company was founded in 1932 and has built up a comprehensive product portfolio around its core product, the loader crane, with over 100 models for a multitude of sectors, from construction and forestry, through recycling, transport and logistics, to offshore and cruise ships. PALFINGER has always been acknowledged as a technology leader in its industry. The company takes active steps to transform itself from a product supplier to a provider of comprehensive and integrated solutions. To achieve this and to open up new areas of business, PALFINGER is focused on the potential of digital transformation and the use of artificial intelligence with PALFINGER 21st, its corporate incubator.
PALFINGER is headquartered in Bergheim near Salzburg (AT). With about 11,000 employees, 34 production sites and a worldwide network of dealerships and service centers at around 5,000 locations, PALFINGER is always close to the customer. As a global company with strong roots in its home region, PALFINGER is convinced that thinking and acting in the interests of sustainability play a vital role in successful business operations. This is why the company assumes social, ecological and economic responsibility along the entire value chain.
PALFINGER AG has been listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange since 1999. With the Palfinger family, the company has a stable and strong major shareholder. Around one-third of the shares are in free float. In 2020, PALFINGER achieved a revenue of EUR 1.53 billion.