Terex Material Handling Wins Overhead Hoist and Crane Order with Western Technologies

Cleveland, Ohio, – Terex Material Handling announced an order for six Demag Heavy Duty 2.5 ton Monorail Hoists and two Demag Top Running Single Girder 5 ton cranes from Western Technologies. The overhead hoists and cranes will be used in a large, state-of-theart galvanizing plant located in the village of Selyatino, Moscow Region, Russian Federation.

Chris Mason, co-owner and head of engineering for Western Technologies, stated “we have chosen to work with Demag transport equipment exclusively because their hoists, cranes, and drive motors are the best available on the world market. The Demag equipment is unsurpassed in its functionality, operation, and durability in the harsh environment of the galvanizing process.”

Russell Patterson, the other co-owner, stated that “from a sales and marketing standpoint the Demag equipment requires very little sales effort on our part as the Demag reputation for quality is well known in all industrial markets.”

“We are excited that Western Technologies has chosen us to be a critical part of this unique galvanizing plant project,” says John Paxton, General Manager of Terex Material Handling North America. “This order further proves our ability to successfully serve metal industry customer’s needs through deep engineering capabilities and industry expertise.”

About Western Technologies

Western Technologies is a world leader in the design and supply of modern, high efficiency, environmentally compliant galvanizing lines throughout the world. Westech is dedicated to the design and manufacture of high quality, durable, and energy efficient equipment for the after-fabrication hot dip galvanizing industry. Headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Western Technologies is one of the largest independent professional hot dip galvanizing plant designer and equipment suppliers in the world today.

About Terex Material Handling

Terex Corporation is one of the world’s leading suppliers of crane technology with Demag industrial cranes and crane components. The core competence of the Terex Material Handling business group lies in the development, design and production of technically sophisticated cranes, hoists and components and the provision of sales and services for these products. The business group manufactures in 16 countries on five continents and is present in more than 60 countries, reaching customers in more than 100 countries.

Terex Corporation is a diversified global manufacturer of a broad range of equipment. A core activity of Terex Corporation is the provision of reliable, customer-driven solutions for many applications, including the construction, infrastructure, shipping, transport, quarrying, mining, refining, energy, utility and manufacturing industries. Terex reports in five business segments: Aerial Work Platforms; Construction; Cranes; Material Handling & Port Solutions; and Materials Processing Terex Financial Services offers a wide range of products and services to assist in the acquisition of Terex equipment. Please visit our websites at www.demag-us.com  and www.terex.com for further information.

Phone: 440-248-2400 · Fax: 440-248-3874 · Website: www.demag-us.com  

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Email: dan.konstantinovsky@terex.com

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