Yanmar Co., Ltd. is a Japanese diesel engine manufacturer founded in Osaka, Japan in 1912. Yanmar manufactures and sells engines used in a wide range of applications, including seagoing vessels, pleasure boats, construction equipment, agricultural equipment and generator sets. It also manufactures and sells agricultural equipment, construction equipment, climate control systems, and aquafarming systems, in addition to providing a range of remote monitoring services.
With beginnings in Osaka, Japan, in 1912, Yanmar was the first to succeed in making a compact diesel engine of a practical size in 1933. Then, with industrial diesel engines as the cornerstone of its enterprise, Yanmar has continued to expand its product range, services, and expertise to deliver total solutions as an industrial equipment manufacturer. As a provider of small and large engines, agricultural machinery and facilities, construction equipment, energy systems, marine equipment, machine tools, and components, Yanmar’s global business operations span seven domains.
Agricultural machinery and facilities (tractors, combines, rice transplanters, tillers and more)
Construction equipment (mini excavators, portable generators, light towers)
Energy Systems (micro-cogeneration systems, gas heat pumps and more)
Industrial engines (compact diesel engines for industry)
Large engines (generators and propulsion systems for ships and more)
Marine (small to medium sized marine diesel engines, pleasure boats and more)
Components (hydraulic parts, transmissions and more)