Iveco Magirus AG is a truck manufacturer based in Ulma, Germany. The company is engaged in manufacturing of trucks and buses. These vehicles support reputation of high technical standards capable of operating even in most challenging circumstances. The company has also invented rotating head ladder – Magirus Leiter – which quickly became the main item of fire-brigade’s equipment all over the world. In 1975 Magirus was acquired by Iveco, which continued to manufacture Magirus trucks under the name of “Iveco Magirus”. Iveco Magirus is one of leading manufacturers of fire-protection equipment.
Foundation for fire-safety trucks – mainly, Iveco running gear and engines, as well as platforms of other truck manufacturers are used to create the fire-protection equipment. With its featured rotating head ladder Magirus Iveco Magirus – is the ultimate world market leader. Most of Magirus trucks are also known as Magirus Deutz because the air cooled engine was received from Deutz AG factory. These engines are still sold for agricultural and marine purposes.