Why Hammar Main

Choosing Hammar brings you lots of competitive advantages. You get to work with the world-leading experts in mobile container handling, a logistics market that is constantly growing.

A Hammar Sideloader is made to last for at least 30 years, lifting the heaviest loads with the highest level of safety. Its unique light-weight construction gives you the best payload on the market.

With more than 45 years in the industry, we set the standard for smart and simple container handling.

All our Sideloaders are built and customized in accordance with your wishes and requirements. Yet, they always consist of tried and tested components and modules, ensuring safe and cost-effective long-term operation.

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World-leading innovator

With more than 45 years in the industry, Hammar knows how a Sideloader can improve your business in a wide range of applications. We provide proven and reliable technology, which increases efficiency and rationalizes container handling, transfer and movement.

We are the world’s largest producer of Sideloaders with a comprehensive product range that covers all your needs. All our products are made to order and can be customized.

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State-of-the-art manufacturing

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With a single focus on designing and manufacturing sideloaders since 1974, Hammar offers state-of-the-art production facilities both at the main factory in Sweden and in plants around the world. The headquarters production facility in Olsfors, Sweden, features advanced robot welding systems that

deliver a more controlled welding process and a more even welding result. The plant also includes state-of-the-art laser-cutting machinery. And, what’s even more important, hundreds of highly experienced and skilled people. This means we have everything we need under the same roof.

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Hammar Product Key Features

Hammar offers high quality Sideloaders with a number of key features. You can be sure to get what you expect and more from a our Sideloaders.

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Hammar Trade Show 2019 Main
24 February - 19
Hammar trade show programme 2019
We invite you to visit us at any of these popular trade shows during 2019!
Hammar Service Agent Iceland Veltir
14 November - 18
New Service partner in Iceland
We are happy to announce and introduce our new Service Partner on Island – Veltir.
Hammar Elmia Lastbil 2018
02 September - 18
Hammar at Elmia Lastbil 2018
During 22-25th August Hammar attended Elmia Lastbil 2018, the largest transport and haulage exhibition in Sweden. This made it our 16th consecutive year attending and the event was a great success.
Hammar Production Expand 2018
13 July - 18
Hammar production expands
5th May 2018 the first ground was broken for a new expansion of our Headquarters production facilities in Sweden. Today the project is marching forward at high speed.
40 Year Old Hammar Sideloader
31 January - 18
The story of a 41 year old Hammarlift
The Island of Guadeloupe is the home of many Sideloaders. It’s also home to one of the oldest Sideloaders in daily operation.