1. 1945 - AndréeBraud is developing a construction company in Ancenis.


  2. 1958 - Birth of the Manitou forklift -truck based on the idea of Marcel Braud


  3. Opening of the 1st subsidiary in the United Kingdom


  4. Launch of the 1st Manitou telehandler


  5. 2008 - Acquisition of the American company Gehl Company


  6. More than 800 000 + machines sold worldwid