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Case CE, also Case Construction Equipment or simply Case, is a brand of construction plant from CNH Global. Under this brand name, CNH Global is the third biggest manufacturer of construction equipment behind CAT (#1) and Komatsu (#2).

Case 621E loading shovel

Case 621E loading shovel at SED 2008

Case 580 super R backhoe loader

Case 580 Super R backhoe loader

Case 440CT skid steer loader

Case 440CT tracked skid steer loader

FactoriesEdit

CNH Global manufactures equipment under the Case brand in factories in

City Country Product
Belo Horizonte Brazil graders
Berlin Germany graders and Engineering
Burlington, Iowa United States Loader backhoes, loaders, rough terrain forklifts
Fargo, North Dakota United States wheel loaders
Imola Italy Loader backhoes
Lecce Italy crawler dozers, Telescopic handlers, wheeled loaders
Modena Italy components
Piecenza Italy articulated dump trucks
Racine, Wisconsin United States components
Wichita, Kansas United States skid steer loaders

It also produces construction equipment in joint-ventures in factories in:

City Country Product
Chiba Japan excavators
Nove Mestos Czech Republic compaction equipment
Lexington, Kentucky United States construction plant
Rocky Mount, North Carolina United States engines

HistoryEdit

For a detailed history see Case Corporation History.

The origins of Case CE can be traced back to 1842, when Jerome Increase Case (born in 1819) created the J I Case Company. He is recognized as the first American to create a steam engine for agricultural use. His company evolved into the Case Corporation, which merged with New Holland in 1999 to become CNH Global. The combined CNH is in the top three in the world of both construction and agricultural equipment.

The Backhoe line can be traced back to the Poclain machines built in France, which case took over in the 1970s.

Case Loader/Backhoe Celebrates 50th AnniversaryEdit

February 2007 marks the 50th anniversary of the introduction of the world’s first factory-integrated tractor loader/backhoe.

Model rangeEdit

Modern machinesEdit

Excavators

(Currently built in Japan by Sumitomo)

Rubber duck
Loading shovels
Articulated Dumptrucks (ADT)

The current line is built by Astra who are also owned by Case's parent company the Fiat Group

Skidsteer
Backhoe Loaders

Early modelsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • Case IH is a brand used by CNH Global for agricultural equipment.
  • New Holland Construction for the New Holland branded products (some machines are badge engineieered versions to suit market preferences. In the UK Case s seen more as the construction brand and New Holland as more agriculture related, with dealerships targetting the different sectors.
  • List of Plant Dealers
  • Shows and Meets - dates for SED and other events

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

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