Iveco, part of the Fiat group, is an Italian manufacturer of commercial vehicles based in Turin. The name Iveco came about as an acronym for Industrial Vehicles Corporation.
The core fields of production at Iveco include construction vehicles and fire appliances, as well as medium to heavy-duty trucks for local and long-distance operations and transporters. Iveco also manufactures diesel engines for various sectors. Forty percent of Iveco engines are installed in trucks, with the rest being distributed between tractors and vehicles of other manufacturers. Iveco operates a global network of 49 factories and 15 development departments and employs 31,000 people. Iveco has a global sales and service network covering all five continents with over 2,000 sales support points and more than 5,000 service partners. The Iveco subsidiary “Iveco Magirus” is a household name in the fire protection sector around the world. According to Iveco's own data, the company is the biggest manufacturer in the turntable ladder sector.