Gottlieb Daimler

  • Gottlieb Daimler

    Gottlieb Daimler

    Inventor of the truck and pioneer of modern freight transport
  • Gottlieb Daimler

    Gottlieb Daimler

    Inventor of the truck and pioneer of modern freight transport Induction into the Logistics Hall of Fame at the Federal Ministry of Transport in Berlin, Germany
  • Gottlieb Daimler

    Gottlieb Daimler

    Inventor of the truck and pioneer of modern freight transport Daimler Motorenwerk Cannstatt.
  • Gottlieb Daimler

    Gottlieb Daimler

    Inventor of the truck and pioneer of modern freight transport
  • Gottlieb Daimler

    Gottlieb Daimler

    Inventor of the truck and pioneer of modern freight transport

Gottlieb Daimler: Inventor of the Truck

Gottlieb Wilhelm Daimler was a German engineer, designer and industrialist. He is seen as the inventor of the truck and pioneer of modern freight transport. He can claim to have developed and played a part in building the most successful means of freight transport ever. In recognition of these pioneering achievements, Daimler was inducted into the Logistics Hall of Fame in 2014.

Field automotive industry, mobility
Born  March 17, 1834 in Schorndorf, Germany
Died March 6, 1900 in Cannstatt, Germany
Induction into the Logistics Hall of Fame 2014, Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, Berlin, Germany
Congratulatory speaker Alexander Dobrindt, Federal Minister of Transport and Digital Infrastructure, patron of the Logistics Hall of Fame

 

Photos: Daimler AG

Sponsors

  • Bundesministerium für Verkehr und digitale Infrastruktur
  • Bundesverband Güterkraftverkehr Logistik und Entsorgung
  • Bundesverband Materialwirtschaft, Einkauf und Logistik
  • Bundesverband Wirtschaft, Verkehr und Logistik
  • Bundesvereinigung Logistik
  • BUSINESS+LOGISTIC
  • CHEP
  • Deutscher Speditions- und Logistikverband
  • Deutsches Verkehrsforum
  • DVV Media Group
  • Gebrüder Weiss
  • German Association of the Automotive Industry
  • Hafen Duisburg AG
  • Humbaur
  • International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations
  • International Road Transport Union
  • Lebensmittel Zeitung
  • LOGISTIK-Kurier
  • LT-manager
  • STILL
  • trans aktuell
  • wuermser. communications