In 1922, Raymond DeWalt, then superintendent of Seabrook Farms, perfected the first woodworking machine for the purpose of increasing productivity and versatility.
Expansion & Growth
In 1924, DEWALT Products Company formed with plants and offices located in Leola, Pennsylvania. Their product is an electric universal woodworking machine known as the DeWalt.
In 2000, DEWALT purchased Momentum Laser, Inc., and the Emglo Compressor Company. DEWALT also announced a 3-year partnership with the Wounded Warrior Project.
In April 2018, the company celebrated its 100th anniversary, and with that, repair parts and accessories were made available at 64 centers across the United States and 830 authorized service centers.