Ads
News service and business centre for materials handlingHOME
/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=19271/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=19272/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=19273/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=19274/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=19275
Ads
20819

Impact Handling expands in Scotland


Wednesday, 8 Aug 2018 ( #884 ) - Nottingham, United Kingdom
News Story
Impact's Terry Kendrew and Dechmont managing director Davey Forrest seal the deal
Impact Handling has further strengthened its UK coverage with the acquisition of leading West Lothian handling specialist Dechmont Forklift Trucks.

Dechmont will now represent Cat Lift Trucks, Konecranes heavy lift trucks, Rocla AGVs, Carer electric lift trucks and Spijkstaal tow tractors, alongside specialist brands Flexi, Combilift and Bulmor.

Terry Kendrew, managing director at Impact Handling, says: "Having worked closely with Dechmont over the last few years, developing their business into a very successful Cat dealership, it was a natural progression to fully integrate their operation with Impact. The acquisition means that we are now able to supply and service our customers across Scotland directly with our entire premium brand product portfolio.

"Dechmont’s excellent facilities will also enable us to hold an extensive new equipment inventory alongside a comprehensive range of our latest short-term hire machines – all ready for immediate deployment across Scotland."

The existing senior management team will remain with the business at its purpose-built premises in Broxburn, just outside of Edinburgh, servicing customers along the M8 corridor – from Edinburgh to Glasgow – and onwards across Scotland.

Davey Forrest, managing director at Dechmont, comments: "Sharing a common belief in the importance of delivering a personalised local service, Impact and Dechmont really are a natural fit, and our coming together is great news for both our customers as well as handling equipment users right across Scotland."

Dechmont’s customers will further benefit from access to Impact’s fully approved refurbished equipment stock and its flexible in-house financing solutions.

Impact is a subsidiary of South African-based enX Group, which holds interests in the distribution of industrial equipment, materials handling, and commercial and public service vehicles.
Discuss Forkliftaction.com News stories in the Discussion Forums!
 
x
©Forkliftaction.com
Forkliftaction Media Pty Ltd
PO Box 1439
Milton QLD 4064
Australia
Contact Forkliftaction.com
About Forkliftaction
The Forkliftaction Team
Privacy Policy
Site Map
Help
Business Directory
Discussion Forums
Industry News
Events Calendar
Jobs & Resumes
Photo Galleries
Blog articles
Our Bloggers

Industry Brands
Company Index
Regions & Countries
Machinery-onQ.com

Advertise on Forkliftaction
Editorial Features / Calendar
Featured Businesses
Past News Editions
Industry Associations
Storing your login information automatically.

When you select the 'Remember me' option, your login information will be stored on your computer in the form of a cookie. When you visit Forkliftaction.com again, the stored login information will be retrieved automatically and you will not have to submit your login parameters (email address and password) each time you want to visit our members-only pages.

A cookie is a small piece of data that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer's hard drive. A cookie can't read data off your hard disk or read cookie files created by other sites. Cookies do not damage your system.

x