GreenTec's History and Milestones

1979:

The company was founded by Torben and Karl Jørgen Speedtsbjerg in Denmark. They offered sales and repair of tractors, combine harvesters and used cars.

GreenTec was founded in 1979 by Karl Kørgen and Torben Speedtsbjerg

 

1983:

John Christensen employed as Salesman.

John Christensen

 

1990:

John Christensen bought 50% of the company.

50% of GreenTec

 

1992:

Cooperation with Spearhead Machinery Ltd. in England initiated.

Spearhead Machinery Ltd. logo

 

1996:

GreenTec landed a big order after contact with NATO regarding the cleanup of Eastern Germany.

Big order from NATO

 

2001:

Quadsaw LRS was developed. 

Blades on Quadsaw LRS

 

2005:

Multi Carrier HXF was developed. 

Multi Carrier HXF with Quadsaw LRS mounted on a front loader

 

2007:

Silver medal in innovation at Agritechnica in Germany.

John Christensen is handed a silver medal in innovation at Agritechnica

 

Stubble Management was introduced in Europe.

Stubble Management

 

2008:

GreenTec moved to new premises due to limited space at the previous location.

GreenTecs new building at Merkurvej 25, Kolding, Denmark

 

2013:

Gold medal at Demopark in Germany.

Gold medal at Demopark in Germany

 

2014:

Generational change began. Thomas Hehr and Kim Brodersen became co-owners. 

Thomas Hehr, John Christensen and Kim Brodersen in front of the company building

 

2015:

GreenTec had sold a total of 15,000 machines.

Number 15,000 sold machine

 

2016:

Production facilities were expanded by 1,200 m².

New production facilities at GreenTec

 

2017:

GreenTec sells machines to 16 countries.

GreenTecs global presence