Aktiebolaget Landsverk

1925
Landskrona Nya Mekaniska Verkstads AB was restructured and changed its name to Aktiebolaget Landsverk.

1945
Start of excavator production.

1947
After the Second World War, a dispute arose on who was the rightful owner of the company. The Restitution Board ruled that the company was in German ownership and not Dutch.

1948
The name was changed to AB Kockum Landsverk in conjunction with the acquisition of majority shareholding by Kockums Mekaniska Verkstadsaktiebolag.