A strong family
As the Plant Engineering business unit, Zeppelins Systems is part of the Zeppelin Group that has its headquarters in Garching near Munich and a significant position in the market with over 7,200 employees at 190 locations in 26 countries around the world. As a representative of the Plant Engineering business unit we contribute to an annual turnover of € 2.55 billion (as of 2012).
In addition to Plant Engineering, four other business units represent the group's range of services: Construction Machines EU, Construction and Agro Equipment CIS, Rental and Power Systems.
The business activities of the strategic business unit Construction Machines EU include the sales and service of Caterpillar construction machinery and Hyster lift trucks. Zeppelin and Caterpillar have been cooperating in the sales and service of construction machinery since 1954. The American company NACCO Materials Handling Group with its Hyster brand has been a partner of Zeppelin in the field of industrial trucks since 2001.
SGE Construction Machines CIS is active in the sales of Caterpillar construction machinery, New Holland agricultural equipment and Ponsse forestry machinery.
The rental program provided by the strategic business unit Rental includes construction machinery and equipment, site and traffic safety, aerial platforms, forklifts, agricultural machinery, vehicles and trailers. Customers also benefit from high machine availability through the professional cooperation with Zeppelin's service organizations in all countries.
The strategic business unit Power Systems is a specialist when it comes to the sales, engineering, implementation and service of solutions and systems in the field of drive systems and energy.