CNH Industrial N.V. is an Italian-American
, with global headquarters in Basildon
, UK, but controlled and mostly owned by the Italian investment company Exor
, which in turn is controlled by the Italian Agnelli family
. The company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange
and on Borsa Italiana
: it is a constituent of the FTSE MIB
index. The company is incorporated in the Netherlands
. The seat of the company is in Amsterdam
, Netherlands with a principal office in London
Through its various businesses, CNH Industrial designs, produces, and sells agricultural equipment
and construction equipment
and New Holland
brand families), trucks, commercial vehicles, buses, and special vehicles (Iveco
), in addition to powertrains for industrial and marine
applications (FPT Industrial). Present in all major markets worldwide, CNH Industrial is focused on expanding its presence in high-growth markets, including through joint ventures.
CNH Industrial currently employs more than 63,000 people in 67 manufacturing plants and 56 research and development centers. The company operates across 180 countries.
CNH Industrial products are marketed globally through several brands in various operating segments: Agriculture, Construction, Commercial & Specialty Vehicles, and Powertrain.
In agricultural equipment
, CNH Industrial is a manufacturer of agricultural tractor
s and combines
, including hay and forage equipment and specialty harvesting equipment.
Case IH manufactures agricultural tractor
s, balers, coffee harvesters, combines, cotton picker
s, planters, sugar cane harvesters, and tillage equipment, sold through a global network of dealers.
New Holland Agriculture manufactures agricultural tractor
s, balers, combines, forage harvesters, grape harvesters, hay tools, material handlers, planters, seeders, sprayers, tillage equipment and groundscare. New Holland has manufacturing facilities and offices in several countries and an international distribution network.
Steyr is an Austria
n manufacturer of tractor
s for the agricultural, forestry
and municipal sectors.
In construction equipment, CNH Industrial manufactures machinery, including backhoe loader
s and skid-steer loader
s in North America, and crawler excavator
s in Western Europe.
Case Construction Equipment
Case Construction Equipment offers construction equipment
, including backhoe loaders, articulated truck
s, crawler and wheeled excavators
(including compact), telehandlers, motor graders, wheel loaders (including compact), vibratory compaction rollers, crawler dozers, skid steer
s, compact track loaders, tractor loaders and rough-terrain forklifts.,
crawler excavators in India launched in December'2019 at EXCON, Bengaluru.
New Holland Construction
New Holland Construction manufactures construction equipment including crawler and wheeled excavators, wheel loaders, backhoes loaders, skid steer loaders, dozers, telehandlers, mini-wheel loaders compact track loaders, mini and midi excavators and graders.
Industrial vehicles and buses
CNH Industrial is a manufacturer of buses and industrial vehicles through several brands.
Iveco designs, manufactures and sells a range of light, medium and heavy commercial vehicles for on and off-road use.
Iveco Bus vehicles include urban and inter-city bus
es as well as tourism coaches, minibuses and chassis for bodybuilders worldwide.
Heuliez Bus makes buses and offers spare part
s, training courses for customers and second-hand vehicles.
Iveco Astra is specialized in vehicles designed for heavy off-road applications in oil & gas, mining
, quarry, heavy construction and heavy haulage.
Magirus manufactures fire engine
s, rescue vehicles and airport fire engines, as well as components and special vehicles.
Iveco Defence Vehicles
Iveco Defence Vehicles develops and manufactures specialized vehicles for defense and peacekeeping
missions as well as for civil protection applications.
FPT Industrial is a manufacturer of engine
s, axles and transmissions.
Dedicated to the development, production and sale, the brand focuses on the development of solutions for on-road, off-road, marine and power generation applications.
CNH Industrial offers financial services
under the brand name CNH Industrial Capital. CNH Industrial Capital offers financial products
and services to dealers and customers in North America
and Western Europe
. The principal products offered are retail financing for the purchase or lease of new and used CNH Industrial equipment and wholesale financing to its dealers. Wholesale financing consists primarily of floor plan financing and allows dealers to purchase and maintain a representative inventory of products.
The retail financing is offered in North America, Brazil, Australia and Europe through wholly owned subsidiaries and in Western Europe through the joint venture with BNP Paribas Lease Group
Parts and Service
CNH Industrial brands provides after-sales parts, service and support to their customers, both at the dealerships and in the field. Parts support is offered for items in their current product lines and past products, up to 20 years. Parts distribution is operated through parts depots present on all five continents.
Worldwide presence and production plants
CNH Industrial has a network of more than 11,500 dealers and distributors spread across approximately 170 countries worldwide. Dealers are independent and not owned by CNH Industrial, with the exception of 12 dealerships in North America and Europe
CNH Industrial manufacturing base includes 37 facilities in Europe, Latin America
, North America
Case Construction equipment timeline
::For full history see Case
:1842: Case is founded
:1912: Case manufactures a line of road-building equipment, including graders and compaction units
:1957: Case Model 320 is launched - the first fully integrated backhoe loader
:1969: Case CE begins production of skid steer loaders
:1988: Fortune Magazine
lists the Case loader/backhoe among "100 Products America Makes Best"
:1998: Case is the first manufacturer to offer ride control on backhoe loaders and skid steer loaders
:2000: the 100,000th skid steer loader is manufactured
:2005: the 500,000th loader/backhoe is manufactured
:2008: Jerome I. Case inducted into the Construction Hall of Fame by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers. Three years later, in 2011, also Case engineer Elton Long, "father of the loader/backhoe," is inducted into the same Construction Equipment Hall of Fame for significant contributions to the construction industry.
:2011: Case became the first construction equipment manufacturer to offer both selective catalytic reduction and cooled exhaust gas recirculation
, aimed at meeting U.S. and European emissions standards.
:2012: Case celebrates its 170th year in business.
Case IH milestones
::For full history see Case IH
:1847: Cyrus Hall McCormick Sr.
patents the McCormick reaper
:1842: J.I. Case
founds Racine Threshing Machine Works
:1902: McCormick, Deering Harvester Company, Plano Manufacturing Company, Champion Line and Milwaukee Harvester Company merge to create International Harvester (IH)
, the "little red tractor", is introduced to the market
:1942: Case first self-propelled combine is produced
:1977: The first Axial-Flow rotary combine is produced
:1985: Case and the agricultural division of International Harvester merge, creating Case IH
:1987: Case IH Purchases Steiger
:1988: Case IH introduces the Magnum tractor – the first new machine to come from the combined engineering of International Harvester and Case.
:1996: Steiger Quadtrac tractor is introduced.
:2006: Case IH announces new on-board module builder technology for cotton harvesting. The Case IH Module Express 625 is the first commercial cotton picker with the ability to build modules while harvesting.
:2009: Case IH launches a new line of combines with six Axial-Flow models, including a Class IX 9120 model.
[Case IH Official website http://www.caseih.com/en_gb/aboutus/pages/history.aspx ]
:2010: Introduction of EfficientPower Puma, Puma CVX, Magnum and Steiger & QUADRAC models, designed for lower fuel consumption.
New Holland Agriculture milestones
::For full history see New Holland Agriculture
:1895: Abe Zimmerman produces a feed mill to help the Pennsylvania farming community
:1903: New Holland Machine Company is founded by Abe Zimmerman in New Holland, Pennsylvania
:1906: A Belgian mechanic, Leon Claeys
, starts to build threshing machines and three years later builds his factory in Zedelgem, Belgium
comes out with a prototype of mass-produced tractor; the Fordson
Model F is actually produced 10 years later
starts production of Model 702 tractor
:1964: New Holland buys a major interest in Claeys
:1975: Braud launches the first grape harvester, model 1020
:1980s: Fiat acquires Braud
:1986: Ford buys New Holland and forms Ford New Holland Inc.
:1991: Fiat purchases 80 percent of Ford New Holland and New Holland brand becomes a global full liner producer
:2001: New Holland introduces the CX combine series
:2006: New Holland celebrates 100 years of its Zedelgem plant
:2007: New Holland sponsors Turin
's Juventus football club
:2009: New Holland introduces its Hydrogen-powered tractor NH2 and the Energy Independent Farm concept
:2011: New Holland is a Gold Sponsor of the Climate Action Networking Reception, hosted by Climate Action in partnership with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the South African government in Durban.
:2012: New Holland celebrates 200,000th tractor made at its Indian plant at its manufacturing facility in Greater Noida, near New Delhi.
New Holland Construction milestones
::For full history see New Holland Construction
:1931: Fiat Trattori
builds the first tractor with crawler tracks
:1947: First hydraulic excavators are built in Turin by Bruneri, which will join the company in 1970
, which will become part of the company, builds its first backhoe loader
:1972: First New Holland skid-steer loader is produced
:1974: Fiat and Allis-Chalmers merge, creating FiatAllis
:2002: A global alliance with Kobelco
is signed to bring Kobelco's 40-year expertise in crawler excavator design
:2005: New Holland Construction is launched as a brand
:2007: New Holland Construction produces the 200,000th skid steer loader, 35 years after its first one came off the line
:2008: New Holland Construction launches the E215B crawler excavator with a new engine designed for lower emissions
:2011: New Holland announces its Tier 4 interim diesel-emissions solutions and launches the first compliant models.
CNH Global NV was the holding company for the Italian public multinational manufacturer of agricultural and construction equipment, established on 12 November 1999, through the merger of Case
and New Holland
. Effective 29 September 2013, CNH Global N.V. and Fiat Industrial
S.p.A. were merged into CNH Industrial N.V.
CNH's scope included integrated engineering, manufacturing, marketing and distribution of equipment on five continents. CNH's operations were organized into three business segments: agricultural equipment, construction equipment and financial services.
As of 31 December 2012, CNH manufactured its products in 37 facilities throughout the world and distributes its products in approximately 170 countries through approximately 11,500 full line dealers and distributors.
:1999: CNH was created in November through the business merger of Case Corporation
and New Holland
:2000: CNH Global acquires all of the shares of Flexi-Coil Ltd., a Canadian agricultural equipment manufacturer based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Paolo Monferino is appointed President
& Chief Executive Officer
of CNH Global N.V.
:2001: CNH Global, Kobe Steel Ltd., and Kobelco Construction Machinery reach an agreement to form a global alliance for the marketing, development and production of crawler excavators worldwide. The alliance with Kobelco includes also distribution of CNH construction equipment in Japan
and the Asia Pacific
:2002: CNH Global entered its second joint venture in China. Shanghai New Holland Agricultural Machinery Corp. Ltd. was formed by an agreement between Shanghai Tractor, Internal Combustion Engine Corp.and CNH's New Holland brand ofagricultural equipment. CNH Global N.V. creates Fiat Kobelco Construction Machinery S.p.A. (Fiat Kobelco) and agrees to a long term retail financing partnership across Europe with BNP PARIBAS Lease Group
(BPLG), the leasing arm of BNP PARIBAS.
:2005: In Europe and Latin America, CNH rationalizes non-Case construction equipment brand families into one brand, New Holland Construction.
CNH Board elects Harold Boyanovsky as President & Chief Executive Officer of CNH Global N.V.
:2006: Sergio Marchionne
is appointed Chairman
of the Board of CNH Global N.V.
:2007: Case Construction Equipment
and Hyundai Heavy Industries
form a strategic alliance to produce a selected wheel loader size.
:2010: Fiat announces that CNH, Iveco and Fiat Powertrain Industrial & Marine will be separated from the auto business and listed in Milan stock exchange as Fiat Industrial
. CNH and KAMAZ finalize strategic alliance for the production and commercialization of agricultural and construction machinery in Russia.
:2011: CNH becomes part of Fiat Industrial S.p.A. on 1 January.
:2012: Richard Tobin is named President
of CNH Global N.V.
Fiat Industrial S.p.A. was an Italian company into which Fiat S.p.A.
(parent company of Fiat Group) demerged
most of its activities not directly related to automobile
s at the start of 2011. Fiat Industrial served as a holding company
for the activities of truck
; an 89.3% stake in the agricultural
and construction equipment
producer CNH Global
; and FPT Industrial, which consists of the industrial and marine activities formerly part of Fiat Powertrain Technologies
. The company's Chairman was Sergio Marchionne
, who also served as CEO of Fiat S.p.A.
and Chairman/CEO of Chrysler
Group LLC, now merged as Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
On 1 January 2011, each existing share of Fiat S.p.A. was converted into one Fiat share and one Fiat Industrial share. This resulted in Exor
(the holding company controlled by the Agnelli family), the largest shareholder of Fiat with a stake of around 30%, holding an equivalent stake in Fiat Industrial. Exor has however raised the possibility of the future sale of some of its stake.
In September 2011, the company entered the DJSI World and Europe indexes as leader in the Industrial Engineering sector.
On 29 September 2013, CNH Global
N.V. and Fiat Industrial S.p.A. were merged into CNH Industrial N.V., a company incorporated in the Netherlands. Fiat Industrial shareholders received one CNH Industrial common share for every Fiat Industrial share held and CNH Global shareholders received 3.828 CNH Industrial common shares for every CNH Global common share held. CNH Industrial N.V. was subsequently listed on both the NYSE and the Milan stock exchange (Mercato Telematico Azionario. For additional information, see CNH Industrial N.V.
:2013: CNH merges with parent company Fiat Industrial S.p.A., forming the new CNH Industrial N.V., on 30 September.
:2014: the company entered into a new licensing agreement with Sumitomo
(S.H.I.) Construction Machinery and completed acquisition of Miller-St. Nazianz, Inc.
:2016: CNH Industrial acquired Kongskilde Agriculture and entered exclusive mini-excavator alliance with Hyundai Heavy Industries
* Case Construction Equipment
* Case IH
* FPT Industrial
* Heuliez Bus
* Iveco Bus
* Iveco Defence Vehicles
* New Holland Agriculture
* New Holland Construction
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