2015

2015

New PALFINGER EPSILON innovation center and assembling building and doubling of the assembling halls of STEPA

2006

2006

Development of the STEPA forestry cranes, log splitters and extension of the production facilities.

1998

1998

Move to new premises and start of production in the new factory in Elsbethen.

1995

1995

Development of the new HDC range

1989-1990

1989-1990

The firms Steindl Krantechnik and STEPA Farmkran GmbH are founded.

 

The STEPA company

Our History

Founded in 1990, STEPA has become a leading company in the agricultural and forestry sector. We now have over 35 years of experience building cranes.

 

1989

The firm Steindl Krantechnik is founded, starts producing overhead slewing cranes.

 

1990

STEPA Farmkran GmbH (Steindl-Palfinger) is founded and cranes are manufactured in the “Vogelweiderstraße” factory.

 

1993

Development of the first mobile crane with drive system and 3-wheel base unit.

 

1995

Development of the HDC series (compressive lifting cylinder) and end of distribution with Westring.

 

1998

Move to new premises and start of production in the new factory in Elsbethen.

 

1998

Construction of the first tractor crane for use in forestry.

 

2000

Expansion and transfer of the company PALFINGER EPSILON to the extended Elsbethen plant.

 

2002

Development of the first STEPA forestry trailers.

 

2006

Development of the STEPA forestry cranes, log splitters and extension of the production facilities.

 

2014

Presentation of the new hay crane generation modell 2015.

 

2015

Opening of the production facilities with an innovation center and new assembling hall for PALFINGER EPSILON and a doubling of the assembling halls for STEPA.

 

2016

Presentation of the new mobile crane generation modell 2016.