History of Clansman Dynamics

Clansman Dynamics was established in Scotland 1994 and brought together key personnel from competing technology. Those key members set the standards and philosophy which still form the basis of Clansman today. Our staff have a combined experience of over 100 years of 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 simpleā€¦ 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.


2019 Clansman attends GIFA 2019, the worlds biggest foundry equipment show.

2019 Clansman attends the Cleveland Forge Fair

2019 Clansman attends CastExpo in Atlanta

2019 Clansman celebrates 25 years in business

2019 Clansman supplies first foundry equipment into Mongolia

2018 Clansman opens new machine shop to meet customer demands

2018 Clansman release the CC600, 6,000 Joule riser removal hammer

2017 Clansman Opens USA office with sales and service support.

2016 Clansman improves the G30P, now with semi automatic functions

2015 Clansman supplies its 100th manipulator into the Chinese market.

2014 Clansman develops a true 20t manipulator for an Italian client

2013 Clansman releases the new G30P grinder

2013 Clansman develops the new ERS range of forging manipulators in, manual, semi and fully automatic

2013 Clansman manufacturers another vacuum forging robot for an American aerospace forge customer

2012 Clansman develops a new forge manipulator with increased speed and accuracy

2011 Clansman releases the new CC1000 riser knock-off canon.

2010 Clansman releases the new G45 grinder system.

2009 Clansman Dynamics becomes an employee-owned company.

2008 Clansman delivers 200th machine (Magnacast) First robot installed in an Aluminium smelter

2006 Clansman delivers 100th machine (Eisen Giesserei Baumgartner GmbH)

2004 Relocated to larger factory to meet increase sales

2001 First C3010L Forging Manipulator.

1999 First C5010 5 tonne capacity manipulator Clansman sells 50th machine.

1998 First rail-mounted manipulator. First Powerbreaker PB150.

1997 First combined manipulator/hammer.

1996 First C3010 2 tonne capacity manipulator.

1995 First manipulator put into operation in Japan First Powerbreaker PB20 for cutting castings and gatings.

1994 Clansman Dynamics established.