About Manitou North America

Manitou, began its roots in a family tradition of innovation and imaginative power. For generations, the Braud family has dedicated themselves to creating innovative products for the lifting and handling market.
Manitou, manufacturing its first truck in 1957 has built a world wide presence in forklifts and mobile elevated work platforms adapted to the specific needs and challenges of each industry.


  • Manitou North America Core Values - STEP

Contact Us

One Gehl Way
West Bend, WI 53095

Lori Heidecker, Director of Marketing
Phone: 262-334-9333

Brands / Products

  • Manitou

Product Categories

  • ForkLift Trucks, Personnel Carriers
  • Lift Products
  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Machinery
  • Manufacturing Facility

Trade Shows

Come See Us in Booth S2288

Come See Us in Booth B7046