North / South America
Strongco Announces Addition of Terex(R) Finlay Products in Ontario and Alberta
Apr, 13 2012
(MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO) -- Strongco Corporation (CA:SQP) announced today it has entered into an agreement with Terex USA LLC to be the exclusive dealer for Terex(R) Finlay mobile crushing and screening equipment in Ontario and Alberta.
Terex Finlay offers a complete range of tracked mobile jaw, cone and impact crushers, in addition to an extensive offering of two and three deck inclined and horizontal screens. These machines, together with related mobile screeners, are internationally renowned for their versatility in the reduction and sizing of aggregates for construction materials and also in recycling construction waste.
"Ontario and Alberta are substantial mobile crushing and screening markets, and this new agreement with Strongco provides us with immediate access to these markets, plus focused customer support and in-house product expertise," said Keith McCann, Sales Director for Terex Finlay.
"This agreement in Canada builds on the relationship established in 2011 with Terex Finlay by Chadwick-BaRoss, our business unit in the northeast United States," said Bob Dryburgh, President and Chief Executive Officer of Strongco. "The quarries and aggregates sector is an important end use market opportunity for a range of Strongco products and we have a team of specialists in each region to support our customers."
"The addition of Terex Finlay is in line with our growth strategy of organic growth through brand expansion and increased market presence. Terex Finlay will also provide increased throughput for our newly opened branches in Orillia, Ontario and Edmonton, Alberta," Mr. Dryburgh added.
About Strongco Corporation
Strongco Corporation is one of Canada's largest multiline mobile equipment dealers and also operates in the northeastern U.S. through Chadwick-BaRoss, Inc. Strongco sells, rents and services equipment used in sectors such as construction, infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, utilities, municipalities, waste management and forestry. Strongco has approximately 600 employees servicing customers from 24 branches in Canada and five in the U.S. Strongco represents leading equipment manufacturers with globally recognized brands, including Volvo Construction Equipment, Case Construction, Manitowoc Crane, Terex Cedarapids, Ponsse, Powerscreen, Skyjack, Fassi, Allied, Taylor, ESCO, Dressta, Sennebogen, Takeuchi, Link-Belt and Kawasaki. Strongco is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SQP.
About Terex Finlay
Terex Finlay is part of Terex Corporation and has been manufacturing mobile crushing, screening, washing and recycling equipment for over 50 years. All products are designed with reliability, operator ease and offer best in class productivity.
Terex Finlay are global pioneers in mobile solutions and offer a comprehensive range of equipment to the quarrying, mining, construction, demolition and recycling industries. The Company's innovative machines are manufactured to provide efficient production, low operational costs and ease of maintenance.
Test results released in a white paper by Solidia Technologies are said to show that a new technology that cures concrete using carbon dioxide instead of water reduces the carbon footprint of cement and concrete up to 70% and produces higher-performing concrete products while using the same raw materials and equipment as traditional concretes. More
Sandvik Construction has announced that it is to stop production of mobile crushing and screening equipment at its factory in Swadlincote, County Derbyshire, central England. More