Casagrande, an Italian manufacturer of earth drilling equipment and construction machinery for special civil engineering, was founded in 1963. Today, the Casagrande Group includes the companies Hütte Bohrtechnik (Germany), HD Engineering (Hong Kong) and BFS (Germany).
Casagrande itself is a manufacturer of large and small earth drilling rigs, diaphragm wall equipment, tunneling machinery and hydraulic crawler cranes up to 40 tonnes lifting capacity.
The company Hütte Bohrtechnik specializes in the construction of drilling rigs up to 30 tonnes. In addition, they produce accessories for civil engineering, geothermal applications as well as devices for tracked vehicles. Even small drilling rigs on carriages are successfully marketed. The distribution in Germany for all Casagrande products is also carried out by Hütte.
HD Engineering specializes in the production of civil engineering equipment, such as Caterpillars, jig boring machines, horizontal drills, portable drills, truck mounted drills, augers and micro drills for lathing. In addition, drill accessories such as drill rods, hammer drills, down hole hammer, hydraulic quick release systems, reverse circulation drilling tools, etc. are included in the product range.
BFS GmbH (precast concrete systems) supplies and installs machines for the production of large precast concrete elements for sewerage and wastewater systems, power lines and railway sleepers.