275 years of excellence

1745 - 2020

Facts & Figures back

J.D. Neuhaus GmbH & Co. KG

Year of foundation

Company headquarters
58449 Witten (Heven) Germany

Executive management
Wilfried Neuhaus-Galladé (*1957)
Managing Director

Purpose of the enterprise
Development, production, manufacture and sale of hydraulic and pneumatic hoists and crane systems for 70 different sectors of industry, including oil and gas exploitation, raw materials processing, mining, chemical industry, heavy plant construction and many areas of logistics

Activities at home and abroad
World market leader for hydraulic and pneumatic hoists and crane systems, 80 percent of products exported to over 90 countries worldwide

Annual production
6,000 to 8,000 hoists

Annual turnover
approx. 43 million euros (2015)

215, of which 160 are employed at the company headquarters in Witten-Heven


  • J.D. Neuhaus L.P. (USA)
  • J.D. Neuhaus S.A.R.L. (France)
  • J.D. Neuhaus Ltd. (Great Britain)
  • J.D. Neuhaus Pte. Ltd. (Singapore)


  • Quality Management System, ISO 9001, since 1991
  • Environmental Management System, ISO 14001, TÜV Rheinland (2009)

Special features

  • In continuous ownership by the same family for over 270 years
  • Seventh generation family-run business
  • Member of "Les Henokiens", a worldwide network of family-run companies
  • Hoist museum on the company site

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