About Us


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DEVELON (de•VEL•on) brings two dynamic ideas together — “Develop” and “Onward” — as we embrace the industry challenges ahead. The name establishes our ambition to relentlessly move forward to change the world with innovative solutions.  

Our History
Starting in 1937, we are a trusted equipment manufacturer that has consistently expanded our presence in the global market, first under the Daewoo brand, then the Doosan brand. Now as DEVELON, we’ll continue to grow and innovate as we look to the future.

Begins large-scale production system, produces first articulated dump truck.


Creates Construction Equipment Division, produces first crawler excavator.


Enters the North American market.


Acquires Daewoo Machinery and incorporates Doosan Group.


Industry’s first successful live demonstration of fully autonomous construction equipment, Concept-X.


Expands lineup with all-new mini excavator lineup and dozer category.

2023: New Name, Bold New Vision
After the 2021 purchase by HD Hyundai, DEVELON construction equipment prepared for a bold new future. In 2023, we changed our name to DEVELON and created a new vision to relentlessly move forward to revolutionize the industry through technological transformation and innovative services.

Support You Need, Where You Need It

DEVELON in North America is headquartered in the Atlanta area and has had a presence here for more than 25 years. As part of Hyundai Genuine, we continue developing onward and responding to your changing needs.

DEVELON  dealer provides service on the jobsite.
Growing Dealer Network

A growing number of U.S. and Canada dealerships provide our equipment, parts and expert service.

Two DEVELON parts warehouse employees prepare parts for shipment.
Parts Accessibility

We have two North American parts distribution centers, located on the East and West coasts.

Photo of lineup of DEVELON excavators.
Customization Facility

The North American customization plant delivers the equipment you want with less wait time.

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Join the DEVELON team and help us solve our customers’ biggest challenges. Working together, we’ll imagine and build the innovative solutions of tomorrow.
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