★ Official Foundation of SANY Germany (now SANY Europe).
★ Establishment of a European Sales & Service organization for SANY products.
★ Development of SANY concrete pumps and mixers for the CE markets.
★ Official inauguration of the Industrial park in Bedburg.
★ Production start in Germany of concrete pumps and mixers.
★ Acquisition of Putzmeister. Putzmeister becomes SANY's brand for concrete equipment outside China and the German production is consolidated in the Putzmeister Headquarters in Aichtal.
★ Kickoff for the localization of SANY's mobile port equipment for the European markets. Reach Stackers are being developed and manufactured in Bedburg.
★ Hydraulic excavators and crawler cranes are added to the European product range. Adaptation of products to local market demands and distribution activities are centralized in Bedburg.
★ SANY appoints first class dealers in Europe for their port equipment business. First "Made in Germany" reach stackers are delivered to their new European owners.
★ Dealer network for excavators starts forming in Northern Europe. The first five models are being introduced to European customers.
★ SANY introduces Tier 4F technology to their European port machinery products and is now represented by strong partners in key European markets.
★ Mini excavators were launched in Europe.
★ Empty Container Handlers and Heavy Duty Forklifts have been added to the European product offering.
★ SANY offcially launch the excavator business in Europe at 2016 Munich Bauma.
★ New Tier 4F product line of Sany excavtor coming to Europe.