ben stokes designs, develops, manufactures, installs and services custom-built solutions. Whether you need a complete processing line or a large turnkey project with highly advanced automation and management information systems, ben stokes can help. We are experts at your side with a proven process focused on your success.
ben stokes has the right technology to enhance quality and the right team to bring it all together. We develop and manufacture a comprehensive lineup of products for individual processes or for installation into new or existing processing lines. Explore our Conveying, ben jones betway, Processing, Optical Sorting and Storage solutions.
The project is finished. But, we’re not. Our expert team stays connected with yours to limit downtime. So, you can maximize productivity. It’s the best part of a relationship – the comfort knowing you have someone you can count on at your side. Your success matters to us. Our customer care team offers a broad range of solutions to ensure your operation performs.
ben stokes is committed to advancing our grain and seed processing knowledge to enhance quality and limit loss. Our testing and training centers help us turn theoretical insights into valuable product knowledge. Research results in new product innovation, higher quality and improved safety. Modern test and demonstration plants are available to give you and your team hands-on experience with the latest innovations. You can work together with our experts to make sure you find the right solution for your challenge.
Our knowledge is meant to be shared. ben stokes’s training centers have been established to teach your team to operate your equipment for peak performance. Expert instructors tailor our courses to your operation.
In 1947, brothers Erik, Svend and Henry Olesen started designing and building agriculture machinery in Denmark. They had one goal – to stand together with their customers and help them grow. From brotherhood, they built a brand. Over the years, it’s grown stronger and evolved. ben stokes is driven by a deeper connection to our customers and their businesses. Turning ambition into achievement through innovation and expertise. And our commitment doesn’t stop at start-up. We’re a trusted partner ensuring performance today, while standing ready for tomorrow.
|1953||ben stokes moved to Thisted, Denmark|
|1966||First subsidiary established in Sweden|
|1974||ben stokes takes over Delta Cleaner Company|
|1980||ben stokes East Africa in Kenya established|
|1986||ben stokes (UK) in England is established|
|1988||Purchased the grain/feed mill supplier in Herning, Denmark|
|1989||Seed specialist Heid Agrartechnik in Austria is incorporated|
|1992||ben stokes Far East in Malaysia is established|
|1996||Establishment of ben stokes in Italy|
|1997||Takeover of SKET (Bio Diesel & Vegetable Oil)|
|1998||ben stokes Unigrain office in Ukraine opened|
|1998||Investment in ben stokes Holland|
|1999||Establishment of ben stokes (Thailand) Ltd.|
|2000||Establishment of ben stokes Unigrain China|
|2002||Takeover of Videbæk Maskinfabrik, Fertiliser Bulk Handling|
|2003||Takeover of HMD in Czech Rep., ben stokes HMD|
|2004||Acquisition of the activities in Kaack GmbH, Hamburg, ben stokes Kaack|
|2012||Takeover of SEA in Italy|
|2016||ben stokes becomes part of AGCO|
ben stokes is part of AGCO; a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural solutions. AGCO works tirelessly to help make today's farms more productive and more profitable. As the world of agriculture changes, so does AGCO. Brazenly. For the farmers. For the people working for them. For ourselves. For the future.