• 24/10/2015 - Heavy Duty 620G grinding manipulators equiped with improved control arm system shipped to FR & CZ
  • 20/03/2016 - Continued developement of the G30P grinding system results in new system shipped to Turkey
  • 21/08/2016 - New class of very high speed, 180KG capacity, C320 manipulators shipped to Turkey
  • 17/01/2016 - CDL continues testing of Servo-Pump grinding system - reducing energy use & improving power control
  • 22/11/2015 - Quick change canon mounting system designed and shipped to US customer greatly reduces down time
  • 31/07/2016 - Repeat orders shipped to large German Foundry group
  • 27/11/2016 - Continued developement in grinding automation results in Planar grinding and automated riser stub removal
About Us



Clansman Dynamics established.

First manipulator put into operation in Japan First Powerbreaker PB20 for cutting castings and gatings.

First C3010 2 tonne capacity manipulator.

First combined manipulator/hammer.

First rail-mounted manipulator.
First Powerbreaker PB150.

First C5010 5 tonne capacity manipulator
Clansman sells 50th machine.

First C3010L Forging Manipulator.

Relocated to larger factory to meet increase sales

Clansman delivers 100th machine
(Eisen Giesserei Baumgartner GmbH)

Clansman delivers 200th machine (Magnacast)
First robot installed in an Aluminium smelter

Clansman Dynamics becomes an employee-owned company.

Clansman releases the new G45 grinder system.

Clansman releases the new CC1000 riser knock-off canon.

Clansman develops a new forge manipulator with increased speed and accuracy



Clamsman develops a true 20t manipulator for an Italian client



Since 1994 Clansman Engineers have designed and produced:



Hydraulic manipulators with capacities from 100kg(220lb) to 10 tonnes.


Giant all electric robots (with both d.c. and a.c. drive) with capacities up to 2000kg (4,400lb)


Grinding solutions (45Kw and up)


Giant hydraulic robots.




History of Clansman Dynamics


Clansman Dynamics was established in Scotland 1994 and brought together key personnel from competing technology. Those key members still form the basis of Clansman today and have a combined experience of over 100 years of experience in material handling in the most difficult environments.


Engineers from other backgrounds including engineering, electronics and software have strengthened the already award winning team and have brought the technical input that differentiates Clansman products from all others by providing supreme reliability.


The design philosophy is simple… robust and reliable! This is achieved through close attention to the reduction and where possible the elimination of fatigue and stress failures.


Since its creation, Clansman Dynamics has built up an enviable client list that includes some of the worlds most respected manufacturers and has established a reputation for providing effective solutions.