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The engine company. DEUTZ®

About us

DEUTZ is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of drive systems for off-highway applications. Originally founded as N.A. Otto & Cie. in Cologne, Germany, in 1864, DEUTZ AG is now the world's oldest engine company. The DEUTZ Group employed around 4,750 people worldwide at the end of 2021. Its core competencies are the development, production, and distribution of drive solutions in the power range up to 620 kW for off-highway applications. The current portfolio extends from diesel and gas engines to hybrid, all-electric, and hydrogen drives. DEUTZ drives are used in a wide range of applications including construction equipment, agricultural machinery, material handling equipment such as forklift trucks and lifting platforms, commercial vehicles, rail vehicles, and boats used for private or commercial purposes. DEUTZ also offers a comprehensive range of digital and analog services through more than 800 sales and service partners in over 130 countries.

Our positioning

  • Independent engine manufacturer for innovative drivetrains
  • Continuous product line up to 620 kW
  • Engines for all applications
  • Cooling systems: air, oil, water
  • Customised solutions
  • Premium supplier with focus on product quality
  • Economy: total cost benefits
  • Service-oriented
  • Global thanks to a worldwide sales/service network, investments and strategic partners
  • Internal skills: fast, flexible and innovative
  • Reliable partner