Shantui Construction Machinery Co., Ltd. (Shantui) was founded in 1980. It provided much of the muscle that helped give rise to China’s spectacular economic development in recent decades. Shantui is one of the top 50 manufacturers of construction equipment in the world, and one of China’s top 500 manufacturers. Shantui’s name is synonymous with bulldozers in China, but today the company features the entire gamut of construction machinery, from bulldozers and trimming dozers, to pipe layers, motor graders, wheel loaders, road rollers, compactors, concrete truck mixers, truck-mounted concrete pumps, crawler cranes, overhead work vehicles, and fire engines. It is a leading supplier of undercarriages, track roller, top roller, sprocket, idler, transmissions and metal structural components. At present the company has more than 140 individual model numbers in its catalogue.