Liebherr Signs Distribution Agreement with Heavy Machines Inc.

January 30, 2015

Liebherr Construction Equipment Co. announced a new stocking distribution agreement with Heavy Machines Inc. for the state of Maine; the Memphis, Tenn., area; and an expanded territory that includes Louisiana and the Shreveport trading area.

Heavy Machines Inc. of Memphis is a distributor of equipment, supplying heavy-duty and special purpose equipment for the mining, log handling, scrap handling/recycling and material handling applications. Their product lines include new and used excavators, wheel loaders, shredders and grinders.

“Our focus is to add value to our customer’s businesses and to build long-term relationships through equipment sales, customer service and Industrial Services.” said Rich Wilson, CEO of Heavy Machines Inc. “The new agreement with Liebherr will allow us to continue to focus on our diverse range of niche markets and continue to fulfill our customer needs for specialized equipment.” We are looking forward to our mutual success and the continued growth of the Liebherr brand in both our existing and new territories.”

Heavy Machines Inc. has a team of 166 employees including 70 field service technicians spread across seven stores covering 12 states. The company has a 33,000-square-foot rebuild facility and 16,000-square-foot parts distribution center in Memphis, with the branches having smaller shop and parts facilities. Heavy Machines represents Liebherr in their Memphis; Skowhegan, Maine; Shreveport, La., and Sorrento, La., stores.