Markus Rauchhaus
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We Move Worlds for You

Located in the heartland of America as part of a global company we partner with our North American customers providing service excellence from development to delivery execution.  With the steady evolution of our network of expertise and global product portfolio, state of the art processes and continuous improvement utilizing the newest production technologies we foster our partnerships. Innovation and strong collaboration are the basis of achieving joint growth.

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Markus Rauchhaus
General Manager - North America


 

History


1978

Poclain Hydraulics Inc. established in Virginia

1980

Sales office established in Chicago, IL

1982

Meeting with Hyster (Bomag), the first American customer

1983

Poclain Hydraulics Inc. partners with Fauver (now SunSource), the first American distributor

1984

Addison, IL distribution sales and service center is established

1992

Poclain Hydraulics Inc. opens a manufacturing facility in Racine, WI

1993

Motor assembly begins in the Racine facility

1999

Cam and cylinder block manufacturing begins in Racine facility. Poclain Hydraulics Inc. produces 100,000 motors

2000

MG motor production begins in Racine facility. Poclain Hydraulics Inc. has 100 employees

2001

Poclain Hydraulics Inc. moves to larger facility in Sturtevant

2004

ML motor production begins. Poclain Hydraulics Inc. has $50M in Sales

2005

Poclain Hydraulics Inc. opens its first remote sales office

2008

Poclain Hydraulics Inc. Design is responsible for several projects at Sturtevant facility

2008

Poclain Hydraulics is ISO 9001:2008 Certified

2011

Remote sales office opens in Toronto, ON, Canada. Poclain Hydraulics Inc. launches PHast North America

2012

Poclain Hydraulics Inc. has $100M in Sales

2013

Poclain Hydraulics Inc. partners with Gateway Technical College in sponsorship of a classroom in the iMet Technology Center