Doosan, a Korean brand, founded its construction equipment division, the Doosan infracore, in 1977 and started the sales of its excavators from the year 1978. By 1993 Doosan infracore was producing the ‘third generation solar excavators’. It started its internationalization by opening subsidiary in Japan in 1995. By the year 2004 the company had reached $500 million in exports. In 2005, the Doosan Infracore was consolidated with the Doosan Corp. Today the company has manufacturing plants all over the world to meet the growing demands. The plants provide customized versions of the products to cater the local demands better.