Ingersoll Rand


1938
Blaw-Knox is formed.

1953
First rubber tired asphalt paver.

1960
First step in automatic paving -  the fiirst 30' mobile reference with multi-point suspension was introduced.

1968
World's firsts full width rubber tire paver - PF-220 with basic 12 foot paving.

1969
Ingersoll Rand starts compaction manufacturing in West Colwell NJ USA.

1969
First rubberized soft track system - PF-500 with independent modulating steering.

1974
Ingersoll Rand Compaction Division commerces production of compaction equipment in Shippensburg, PA, USA.

1982
Expands into milling market by the purchase of Roconeco.

1988
Pavers purchased from Fortress Allat.

1988
Enters material handling equipment market through acquisition of CDS and Hyster product lines.

1990
ABG purchased.

1995
Blaw-Knox is purchased.

2007
Volvo Construction Equipment concluded the acquisition of US based Ingersoll Rand's road development equipment division.