Crawler crane major joins forces with ATEC, part of the ZMS Group, to target the kingdom’s heavy lift market.
Japanese heavyweight HSC Cranes has partnered with ATEC in Saudi Arabia to distribute its crawler cranes in the country.
According to a statement from the manufacturer, an agreement was signed by Hitachi Construction Machinery Middle East Corporation (HMEC) and ATEC on January 28th under which the Saudi company has been appointed the sole supplier for HSC’s crane products and services “to penetrate the market for heavy lifting” in the kingdom.
“ATEC is a proud member of the ZMS group of companies, with their roots dating back over 50 years. The ZMS group has always proudly represented world class brands. HSC is the latest world-renowned brand to be added to the portfolio. ATEC-HMEC are confident they will team up in strong way together,” said the statement.
ATEC has its main branches in Jeddah, Riyadh and Dammam, and also offers service and parts support from 11 other strategically located branches throughout the kingdom.
The statement added that ATEC prides itself on its benchmark-setting aftersales service supported by factory trained technicians. Its sales force is trained to the level of consultants to ensure that the correct products are specified for its customers’ most difficult applications and the company prides itself on providing tailor-made solutions to customers.
HSC Cranes is one of the leading lattice-boom crawler crane manufacturers in the world and offers models that range from 55-550t in lifting capacity.