Despite the global economic crisis, SDMO is still going strong. Launch of the new range, Rental Compact, which is designed specifically for the rental market. Introduction of biogas engine gensets. Synergy with the Kohler group is strengthened by the inclusion of its engines in the Portable Power and Power Products ranges.
SDMO strengthens its presence in the Middle East and opens an office in Cairo, Egypt. The new Kergaradec II plant opens. SDMO’s main production site now extends over 40,000 m².
A turning point in its history: SDMO is being renamed KOHLER SDMO, a change of positioning and now a manufacturer of its own engines. It is unveiling its new KD Series range, over 700 kVA, fitted with Kohler engines. The company's head office is moving into new premises in the immediate vicinity of its Kergaradec plant.