The experts for rollers
Hamm AG is part of the internationally active Wirtgen Group. This group of companies operates in the construction machinery industry segment and has more than 8,500 employees worldwide. The Wirtgen Group is part of the US-based construction machinery group Deere & Company.
The Wirtgen Group:
The Group includes renowned product brands such as Wirten, Vögele, Hamm, Kleemann and Benninghoven. The Group is globally active. With five specialized plants in Germany, three local production facilities in Brazil, India and China in conjunction with many of its own sales and service companies, Wirtgen serves its customers worldwide. The group is the industry leader in the field of machines for road construction, plants for the extraction of useful and recycled materials and for the production of asphalt.
With the world's most modern production plant for road pavers (Vögele), Benninghoven, which was founded as early as 1909 and today plays a leading role in the asphalt mixing plant segment, and many other leading divisions, the Wirtgen Group is a full-range supplier for the entire cycle in road construction.
Hamm AG is a specialist for rollers in road construction and earthworks. With a wide product range of single-drum compactors, tandem rollers and pneumatic tyred rollers, Hamm AG offers more than 200 models around the globe. The company, which employs around 1,000 people, can look back on a long history dating back to 1878. Today, the company is based in Tirschenreuth and is the world's largest manufacturer of road rollers. The company's rollers are also used in the area of airports or dams.
Hamm AG designs, produces and sells the construction machinery. In addition to the rollers themselves, the company has created a further mainstay with training courses and further education for employees. Complementary to this, the sale of used machines is part of Hamm AG's business purpose.
In 2017, the main plant was significantly expanded in order to significantly increase production capacities. Approximately 30 million euros were invested in the plant expansion. As a result of this measure, roll production was increased to approximately 12,000 rolls per annum. The investment in the plant has also increased the efficiency of roll production to future-proof the company as an industry leader.