History in brief
HAMMAR Maskin AB is celebrating its 40th anniversary as company, still a dedicated sideloader producer!
The HAMMAR 140 Series is launched a brand new light weight model. The HAMMAR 140 B is an independent clip-on model for use on existing container chassis
A new second lasercutting wing is added to our production plant. Our second automatic lasercutter is doubeling our capacity.
HAMMAR MegaReach is presented, the first sideloader in the world able to stack containers behind another container.
HAMMAR shows strongest sideloader in the world, a HAMMAR 157 H lifts 60 tonnes!
The HAMMAR 155 MegaTransfer is launched
35 years anniversary. Total work space area 136 700 ft².
The 500th HAMMAR is delivered in Australia and the 250th in Malaysia.
HAMMAR #200 is delivered in Norway.
HAMMAR Lift Inc. in USA is founded with its own production.
The patented HAMMAR Gooseneck chassis is launched.
30 years anniversary, Hammar celebrates the best year ever with record sales.
Hammar Malaysia Sdn Bhd is established. The HAMMAR 180 model is launched.
Work begins on extending the Olsfors factory by a further 21,500 sqft.
Hammar New Zealand Ltd is established. The first HAMMAR 190 is built.
The factory is extended by 21,500 square feet.
Hammar Australia Pty Ltd is established.
The TRIOLIFT sidelifter production is purchased. The 160-series is launched.
Delivery of the first 160 model.
Hammar designs the world's first sideloader for 45-foot containers.
Delivery of the first 150 model.
The company moves to larger premises outside Olsfors.
The US Army orders 10 HAMMAR.
Hammar buys Kalmar LMV's sideloader production line.
Volvo orders 11 HAMMAR. The factory is extended again.
The Hammar SL20 BH is launched. The Olsfors factory is extended
Bengt-Olof Hammar designs his first sideloader, the SL30S model.