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Claas makes further investment in the autonomous sector

Claas makes further investment in the autonomous sector

Claas has increased its involvement with AgXeed B.V, a specialist in autonomous farming systems, having participated in the Series A...

June 26, 2022

Reinhold Claas, combine harvester pioneer, passes away at 91

Reinhold Claas, combine harvester pioneer, passes away at 91

Claas has recently announced the passing of Reinhold Claas, last remaining son of the August Claas, who pioneered the company’s...

June 13, 2022

Claas to drop its Cargos range of forage wagons

Claas to drop its Cargos range of forage wagons

In a move that will come as little surprise to those following the market for forage wagons, a major manufacturer...

May 3, 2022

Claas keen to push the Rolls Royce connection

Claas keen to push the Rolls Royce connection

In a recent fanfare of publicity, Claas brought to our attention that it had chosen to continue its partnership with...

February 1, 2022

Claas UK to take apprenticeship program in-house

Claas UK to take apprenticeship program in-house

It is 20 years since Claas UK launched their apprenticeship program and this has gone from strength to strength, with...

December 18, 2021

Claas revenues rise by almost 20%

Claas revenues rise by almost 20%

Claas, one of the world’s most well-known manufacturers of agricultural machinery, increased its revenue in the 2021 fiscal year by...

December 15, 2021

Claas introduces new feature to Arion tractors to improve towing

Claas introduces new feature to Arion tractors to improve towing

Claas has introduced what it terms an ‘automatic trailer stretch brake’ option for its Arion tractors equipped with CMATIC constantly...

June 30, 2021

Claas to expand eastwards along the Silk Road

Claas to expand eastwards along the Silk Road

Kazakhstan would not seem the obvious place for Claas to establish a factory, but in an agreement with the government...

June 30, 2021

Claas reveals the fruit of its €40m investment

Claas reveals the fruit of its €40m investment

Claas has invested over €40 million during the last fours years in its Le Mans plant in northwest France. This...

May 24, 2021

Househam sprayer operators to ‘travel in Claas’

Househam sprayer operators to ‘travel in Claas’

Househam, the UK based manufacturer of self-propelled sprayers, is to equip its mid-range machines with the X10 cab from Claas....

May 17, 2021

Claas joins the autonomous tractor club

Claas joins the autonomous tractor club

Claas has taken a minority shareholding in the Dutch autonomous tractor startup company, AgXeed B.V. The new company has developed...

May 17, 2021

Touch of Claas: Arion 400 range given power boost makeover

Touch of Claas: Arion 400 range given power boost makeover

The Arion 400 range of tractors have been given a makeover to mark the introduction of the Stage V emissions...

March 7, 2021

Machinery pioneer Helmut Claas dies aged 94

Machinery pioneer Helmut Claas dies aged 94

The long-time managing director of the Claas Group, Helmut Claas, has died at the age of 94, the machinery company...

January 7, 2021

Different ‘Claas’: Axion 960 CEMOS wins ‘Sustainable Tractor of the Year’

Different ‘Claas’: Axion 960 CEMOS wins ‘Sustainable Tractor of the Year’

The Claas Axion 960 CEMOS has been unveiled as the winner in the “Sustainable Tractor of the Year 2021” category of...

December 22, 2020

Claas announces 3.7% increase in sales for 2020

Claas announces 3.7% increase in sales for 2020

Claas, one of the leading international manufacturers of agricultural machinery, increased its sales in the 2020 financial year by 3.7%...

December 17, 2020

‘Claas’ act: Major promotion for machinery giant’s UK chief executive

‘Claas’ act: Major promotion for machinery giant’s UK chief executive

German machinery giant Claas has announced its UK chief executive will step up to become the machinery’s giant’s new senior...

May 27, 2020

Third generation of Claas family takes on chairperson role

Third generation of Claas family takes on chairperson role

The third generation of the Claas family has taken over the family business, with the announcement of a new chairperson...

May 15, 2020

925hp flagship Claas forager unveiled at Agritechnica

925hp flagship Claas forager unveiled at Agritechnica

Claas is showing off its new top-of-the-range (MAN-powered) 925hp Jaguar 990 at Agritechnica 2019 (in Germany). It is the most...

November 14, 2019