Vermeer has joined with four separate companies in a series of alliances designed to build on complementary strengths, according to the company.
- ASV becomes the exclusive rubber-track undercarriage supplier for select products in Vermeer's line of utility trenchers, directional drills, and other products.
- Harr Technologies will provide more than 170 culvert-cleaning attachment tools for horizontal directional drills that Vermeer will distribute through its dealer network. Vermeer will handle all aspects of manufacturing, invoicing, sales support, service, distribution and marketing.
- McLaughlin vacuum excavation products will be distributed exclusively through Vermeer's dealer network. Vermeer dealers will provide sales, distribution, product support, and parts and service with support from McLaughlin. Products will carry the Vermeer name and logo.
- Vac-Tron vacuum excavation machinery will be distributed exclusively through the Vermeer dealers, who will provide sales, distribution, product support, and parts and service. The products will be branded Vermeer/Vac-Tron and include more than 50 models.