Tag: dealer

CASE Construction Equipment expands its network in Iceland

Gröfuþjónusta Steins ehf, a contractor based in southern Iceland has taken delivery of a CASE 695ST backhoe loader, from the newly appointed sub-dealer, Vélaborg Vörumeðhöndlun ehf, in collaboration with the Danish dealer, S.D. Kjærsgaard A/S.

The two companies have signed an agreement which gives Vélaborg Vörumeðhöndlun ehf direct access to CASE equipment, service support and parts backup offered by S.D. Kjærsgaard A/S. Under this agreement, Vélaborg Vörumeðhöndlun ehf is now the sole distributor for CASE equipment in Iceland and will offer after-sales services and complete parts supply to the Icelandic customers.

Hitachi Construction Machinery announces new dealer in Slovakia

Hitachi Construction Machinery (Europe) NV has appointed a new dealer for customers in Slovakia. EURO stroj Slovakia is based in Bratislava and offers the complete range of Hitachi construction equipment. This includes mini, medium and large Zaxis excavators, rigid dump trucks and ZW wheel loaders. It also distributes special application machines, light compaction equipment and Hitachi Sumitomo crawler cranes.

The company was founded by Peter Majoroš in May 2010 as Austro BMH s.r.o. It was renamed EURO stroj Slovakia in March this year, shortly after it became the official Hitachi dealer for the country.

LiuGong Strengthens its Presence in France

LiuGong, the Chinese construction machine manufacturer, officially enters the French market in Oct., 2015 and signs its new dealer DiviMat as well as introducing its range of machines to French customers at a demo event.

The demo event took place in Le Grand Quevilly, outside of Rouen, France, October 15th to 17th and a total of 9 machines were displayed; including LiuGong excavators: CLG904D, CLG906D, CLG908D, CLG915D, CLG922E, CLG925E; LiuGong wheel loaders: CLG816G, CLG856H and a Dressta bulldozer, the TD-15R. All the machines meet EU Tier IV emission regulations.

A new Hitachi dealer for Estonia

Hitachi Construction Machinery (Europe) NV (HCME) has appointed a new dealer for its customers in Estonia.

An announcement was made  following the signing of an agreement with Rotator Oy, the official HCME dealer in Finland. Due to the proximity of the two countries, and similarities in their languages and cultures, Rotator was considered to be the logical choice to take over responsibility for the Estonian market from the previous dealer, Laadur.

Rotator Estonia will offer the entire range of Hitachi construction equipment including excavators, wheel loaders and dump trucks. Its headquarters, featuring a workshop and parts depot, will be based in Tallinn. The Estonian market is predominantly focused on construction, but also has potential in the mining and quarrying industries.

Colombia: New Dealer for ICE vibro equipment

The Dieseko Group appointed a new dealer for the optimization of its marketing and technical sales support of its ICE vibro equipment in Colombia.

Dieseko already has a long-lasting and successful partnership with the established oil & gas company Ahow Technologies for the Venezuelan market. At the beginning of 2011, Ahow moved to the centrally located city of Medellin – Colombia. From its headquarters in Medellin, Ahow coordinates the manufacturing, sales and technical support, for both the Venezuelan and Colombian market of deep foundation equipment. Enhanced support is provided through an additional sales office at Bogota.

The Dieseko Group is very pleased with the extended contract with Ahow Technologies. It enables ICE to maintain its market position on the Venezuelan market and will reboost that in Colombia.

Israel: Unic Cranes Europe appoint dealer

Unic Cranes Europe has entered into an agreement with AMIR Engineering to be the exclusive dealer for Unic spider crane products in Israel.

Currently Israel’s leading supplier of aerial work and access platforms, with headquarters in Petach-Tikva, near Tel Aviv, AMIR Engineering will supply and service Unic’s full range of mini crawler cranes for the country.

Unic mini spider cranes are amongst the world’s most compact cranes with lifting capabilities from 0.995 tonnes to 6 tonnes. These versatile machines have been used for a wide variety of applications including steel erection, glass installation, roof-top operations, plant maintenance and more.

USA: Cat dealers gear up for highway truck launch

Caterpillar has said that its North American Cat Dealer network will be fully prepared to offer whole-truck service and sales support for the company’s first ever Cat Vocational Truck, the Cat CT660. Since announcing the new line of on-highway Class 8 Cat Trucks in 2008, personnel at all 54 U.S. and Canadian Dealerships, including their over 400 service locations and 2,300 service bays, have been engaged in intense training to ensure they are ready to meet customers’ product support needs for the trucks.

The capabilities Dealers have been adding to provide customers with bumper-to-bumper support are a natural extension of their existing truck capabilities and expertise, according to the Director of the On-Highway Truck Group, George Taylor, who leads the design, development and launch of the new trucks.

Taylor said, “Caterpillar and Cat Dealers already had extensive experience supporting on-highway customers from our 40-plus-year history of serving the truck industry, especially with powertrains.”