Delmag was founded in 1922 by Reinhold Dornfeld and means Deutsche ELektromaschinen- und Motorenbau AktienGesellschaft. In
the beginning are machines for soil compaction developed and made. After the second world war the development and production of diesel pile hammers increased and became the
main product of Delmag. In the 60's the production of drilling rigs started. In 2000 was Delmag overtaken by ABI, an other manufactur of drilling rigs. The name Delmag was
kept and today are drilling rigs with a mass of 100 tonnes build.