Terex Corp. engages in manufacture of machinery products. It operates through the following business segments: Aerial Work Platforms; Construction; Cranes; Material Handling and Port Solutions; and Materials Processing. The Aerial Work Platforms segment designs, manufactures, services and markets aerial work platform equipment, telehandlers, light towers, bridge inspection equipment and utility equipment. The Construction segment includes compact construction equipment, such as loader backhoes; mini and midi excavators; site dumpers; compaction rollers; and other equipment, such as material handlers, concrete mixer trucks and concrete pavers. The Cranes segment provides mobile telescopic cranes, tower cranes, lattice boom crawler cranes, lattice boom truck cranes and truck-mounted cranes. The Material Handling and Port Solutions segment offers universal cranes, process cranes, rope and chain hoists, electric motors, light crane systems and crane components. The Materials Processing segment includes materials processing equipment, such as crushers, washing systems, screens, apron feeders, chippers and related components and replacement parts. The company was founded in October 1986 and is headquartered in Westport, CT.