Bobcat Equipment is a well-known manufacturer of construction and farm equipment including mini-track loaders, excavators, and utility vehicles. The also sell skid-steer loaders and small hydraulic equipment. Bobcat Equipment is proud to be the state’s largest manufacturer. But their business reaches far beyond North Dakota. They also operate global Bobcat manufacturing facilities in China, France, and the Czech Republic.
Started in North Dakota in 1947, by the Melroe family, the company has grown into an international business. In 1962 the company rebranded and redesigned the skid-steer loader, and the Bobcat name was born. Their business has continued to expand and now includes about 1,000 independent Bobcat dealers that provide sales, rentals, and parts. Although many years have gone by since the company’s early days, their commitment to quality and craftsmanship remains strong.
The philosophy of Bobcat Equipment is to produce tough, reliable and well-made products and that has remained the same for over 50 years. Their equipment is built to be reliable and sturdy. Bobcat has the nickname “One Tough Animal” and with good reason. Their products are known for their dependability and durability.
It’s hard to match the invocation Bobcat Equipment brings to the farming and construction industry. In 1960, the company invented the skid-steer loader, which carried the Bobcat name in 1962. Fast forward ten years and in 1970, they developed a skid-steer loader with a hydrostatic drive system, which increased digging and pushing power. Since then, Bobcat Equipment has remained an innovator and leader in construction and farming equipment.
If you’re looking for farm or construction equipment that will work as hard as you do, Bobcat Equipment has the products you need.