Bomag & Komatsu America Distribution Pact Paves the Way to New Roadbuilding and Construction Market Opportunities
RIDGEWAY, S.C., January 3, 2019- BOMAG Americas, Inc. and Komatsu America Corp. are pleased to announce that Komatsu’s six company owned dealerships (Edward Ehrbar, Komatsu Equipment Company, Komatsu Northeast, Komatsu Southwest, Midlantic Machinery and Pine Bush Equipment) have entered into an arrangement for the sale and support of BOMAG compaction, milling, paving and reclaiming/stabilizing equipment for roadbuilding and other construction markets.
Starting in January 2019, the collaboration will bring together two companies with complimentary products and a well-earned reputation as industry leaders. The new dealers will serve BOMAG customers in the states of Connecticut- Fairfield County, Delaware, Maryland, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York- southern, Texas- El Paso market, Utah and Wyoming.
For customers of Ehrbar, Komatsu Equipment, Komatsu Northeast, Komatsu Southwest, Midlantic Machinery and Pine Bush Equipment, the collaboration with BOMAG creates access to new, used and rental equipment, along with an unparalleled commitment to spare parts, planned service maintenance and repairs.
“We are pleased to announce this new relationship and are proud to welcome Komatsu’s company-owned dealerships into the BOMAG network. With Komatsu, there is no doubt BOMAG has aligned itself with the preeminent leader in the construction sector. This collaboration will support our growth plans, enabling BOMAG to expand its position in the roadbuilding sector even more rapidly” stated Rob Mueckler, President of BOMAG Americas.
“To fulfill the growing customer demand for compaction, paving and milling applications, teaming up with BOMAG and their large breadth of products for roadbuilding is just good business,” said Tim Tripas, Vice President and General Manager, Construction Equipment, Komatsu America. “Our shared values and deep commitment to customer support, product innovation, technology and helping our customers thrive and grow, makes this an ideal fit,” Tripas said.
As the worldwide compaction experts for soil and asphalt applications, BOMAG has a staff of 2,200 employees to support its global dealer network of over 500 dealers. A broad range of product segments consist of asphalt pavers and material transfer equipment, reclaimer/stabilizers, milling machines, single drum and tandem vibratory rollers, pneumatic tired rollers, landfill refuse compactors and a full range of light compaction equipment resulting in BOMAG sales revenue of $985M in 2018. www.bomag.com/us.
About Komatsu America
Komatsu America Corp. is a U.S. subsidiary of Komatsu Ltd., the world’s second largest manufacturer and supplier of earth-moving equipment, consisting of construction, mining and compact construction equipment. Komatsu America also serves the forklift and forestry markets. Through its distributor network, Komatsu offers a state-of-the-art parts and service program to support its equipment. Komatsu has proudly provided high-quality reliable products for nearly a century. Visit the website at www.komatsuamerica.com for more information.
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