The Wacker Neuson Group is one of the leading manufacturers of light and compact equipment, with more than 40 subsidiaries, 140 sales and service stations and over 12,000 sales and service partners worldwide. The Group was founded in 1848. Wacker Neuson is the partner of choice among professional users in construction, gardening, landscaping and agriculture, as well as among municipal bodies and companies in industries such as recycling and energy. It also offers a global spare parts service. The Wacker Neuson Group includes the product brands Wacker Neuson, Kramer Allrad, Kramer and Weidemann. In 2012, the group achieved revenue of EUR 1.1 billion and employed over 4,000 people worldwide.