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Hy-Tek JCB Awarded Contract from the Shelly Company
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Hy-Tek JCB Awarded Contract from the Shelly Company
Press release date: May 21, 2014
JCB Skid Steers Provided to Ohio’s Leading Supplier of Asphalt Paving Materials
COLUMBUS, OH — Hy-Tek JCB, the Construction Equipment Division of Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc., has been awarded a contract to provide The Shelly Company with ten 2014 JCB 260 T4 skid steers. The Shelly Company-Ohio’s leading supplier of asphalt paving materials-will use the skid steers at its aggregate sites and asphalt plants throughout Ohio. In addition, Hy-Tek JCB will provide parts, service, support, technical assistance, and training. The deal was announced by Hy-Tek JCB Vice President and General Manager Jason Milligan.
“The JCB skid steer is known for its patented single-arm PowerBoom and uniquely safe side-entry door. It’s considered the world’s safest and most innovative skid steer. The Shelly Company is noted for its safety-first approach to business. We’re delighted they have opted to add JCB skid steers to their material handling and construction equipment arsenal,” said Milligan.
A division of 51-year-old Hy-Tek Material Handling, Hy-Tek JCB was formed in 2013 to serve central Ohio’s multi-county construction industry. Hy-Tek JCB provides sales, parts, service, and attachments for JCB’s complete line of construction equipment-including new, pre-owned, and rental models-at its headquarters in Columbus, Ohio. Hy-Tek JCB also offers a fully stocked parts department and a full-service maintenance team featuring professionally trained JCB mechanics. In addition, Hy-Tek offers full sales and service support for Yale Lift Trucks, including new and used equipment sales, rentals, fleet analysis, customized maintenance programs, and reliable aftermarket parts and service. Hy-Tek JCB also represents Felling Trailers, a construction industry staple.
The Shelly Company, Ohio’s premiere supplier of asphalt paving materials, boasts more than 90 facilities, and 1,800 employees, capable of servicing 81 of Ohio’s 88 counties. The Shelly Company has 37 asphalt plants, 28 aggregate quarries and sand and gravel operations, 22 ready-mix concrete plants, 7 rail yards, 3 liquid asphalt terminals, and 1 river terminal in Ohio. The Shelly Company is headquartered in Thornville, Ohio, with offices in Columbus, Dover, Findlay, and Twinsburg. The Shelly Company is a division of Oldcastle, Inc., the North American arm of CRH, plc, one of the world’s leading building products and materials companies, based in Dublin, Ireland. Contact www.shellyco.com.
About Hy-Tek Material Handling, Inc.
Hy-Tek is the premier single-source provider of material handling solutions for an extensive range of industries including manufacturing, distribution, retail, pharmaceutical, food, electronics, and automotive. Since 1963, Hy-Tek and its best-in-class industry partners-including manufacturers of industrial trucks, construction equipment, conveyor control software, automated storage and retrieval systems, racks, shelving, and conveyor systems-have been providing customers large and small with turnkey solutions. From customized one-of-a-kind handling and storage systems to pre-assembled buildings and off-the-shelf products-Hy-Tek’s experienced team of engineering, sales, operations, logistics, and project management professionals partner with customers to help enhance productivity, streamline processes, and boost profitability. Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, employee-owned Hy-Tek Material Handling serves customers in the United States, Canada, and Mexico from offices in Atlanta, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Indianapolis, New Jersey, and Philadelphia. With projected sales of $95 million in 2014, Hy-Tek’s four divisions-Integrated Systems, Industrial Construction Equipment, Lighting Solutions, and Storage Handling-deliver cost-effective, efficient solutions for every material handling application. Contact www.hy-tek.net (corporate), www.hy-tekjcb.com (construction equipment), or 800-837-1217.
JCB, the world’s second largest construction equipment brand, has 22 plants on four continents: 11 in the UK, six in India and others in Brazil, the USA, China, Germany, France and employs more than 10,000 people worldwide.
JCB manufactures more than 300 different machines including: backhoe loaders; Loadall telescopic handlers; tracked and wheeled excavators; wheeled loading shovels; articulated dump trucks; rough terrain fork lifts; mini excavators; Robot skid steer loaders and JCB Vibromax compaction equipment. For agricultural markets, the company produces a range of telescopic handlers and the unique Fastrac tractor. JCB also manufactures the Teletruk forklift for the industrial sector.
JCB is privately-owned by the Bamford family and Chairman, Sir Anthony Bamford, has been at the helm of the company since 1975. The company officially marked its 65th anniversary on June 21st, 2011, the 95th anniversary of the birth of company founder Joseph Cyril Bamford. For more information, please visit www.jcb.com.
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