Founded in 1979 by general manager, Mahmoud Kurdi, MAHMOUD KURDI TRADING EST. quickly gained a reputation for importing heavy construction machines, mainly from Europe, to trade in the Lebanese market and thus playing a significant role by participating in building the Lebanese infrastructure during and after the civil war.

In 2004, we spotted the unsafe working practices that were used in the Lebanese worksites and the absence of a law that prohibit such practices by the government which resulted in simple mistakes shattering lives on worksites. Since then, we were striving to be innovators and play a major role in implementing the right equipment to the job and lighting up on safe work practices.


In 2005, KURDI Man-Lifts department was born under the trademarkKurdi-Man-Lifts-logo-(For-GWe introduced a complete and diversified range of well maintained self-propelled aerial work platforms, available with lifting systems by means of scissors, articulated and telescopic booms. We made our team members’ expertise and personal commitment our greatest products and our customers our greatest motivation.


Since then, we have grown steadily through our commitment to high quality service supported by international man-lifts manufacturers while maintaining and updating our customers and the sector with all the information for adapting safe work practices in the Lebanese worksites which lead us all to a remarkable record of 0 % onsite work accidents. The company gained contracts of challenging projects in Lebanon where expertise and first-hand machines were needed.

In 2014, our slogan became RISING TO EVERY CHALLENGE…