Successful aerial lift history - written by TEUPEN

For more than 40 years, TEUPEN produces and sells class leading height access systems. Technical expertise and unconventional creative thinking combined with the high standards of German craftsmanship have since been the strengths of the TEUPEN team allowing a history of groundbreaking technical innovations for the safety and comfort of our customers.

1977

The company is founded by Bernd Teupen with a product range of furniture hoists.

1978

TEUPEN develops its first trailer-mounted work platform.

1981

The first furniture hoist using hydraulics and flex channels are engineered and manufactured.

1982

The first 3-point articulated aerial work platform is launched.

1987

TEUPEN, now a company with 40 employees, launches the first aerial work platform on a rubber track chassis.

1994

The first LEO26 with remote control is launched.

1997

Introduction and patenting of the intelligent control system “Fuzzy”.

2004

Launched the first LEO50GT at the bauma show, in Munich, Germany.

2005

Project “Lehrter Bahnhof” - TEUPEN delivers the complete access solution for the new train station in Berlin.

2007

TEUPEN, with 170 employees at its headquarters, celebrated its 30th anniversary.

2008

Launch of the LEO40GTX. Nord Holding acquires majority of interest in TEUPEN.

2009

TEUPEN USA is founded as sales and service subsidiary in Charlotte, NC.

2010

Launch of the LEO13GT and LEO25Tplus

2011

Introduction of the Fuzzy IV control system with interactive user display on the new LEO25Tplus and launch of the TEUPEN integrated lift concept on tracks, trailer and trucks.

2013

Presentation of the new boom design and technology in the new LEO21GT on bauma in Munich.

2015

Launch of the LEO24GT on INTERMAT in Paris.

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