Bromma Conquip and Kalmar Industries will continue to function as separate operating companies each with its own distinct brand, marketing and customer relationship organisations. Bromma Conquip will take the lead in the production of spreaders for both brands, Bromma Conquip and Kalmar Industries.
Notes to the editor:
Bromma manufactures telescopic spreaders at dedicated factories in Sweden, the United States, Malaysia and Poland. In addition it also has offices in Sweden, the United Kingdom, Germany, the United States, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates and Malaysia.
Brommas historic commitment to product innovation has resulted in a series of industry firsts including: the first telescopic spreader; the first twin-lift spreader; the first all-electric yard crane spreader; the Impact-Noise Reduction System (INRS); an industry-standard safety system, the twin-twenty detection system (TTDS); the memory positioning system (MPS); the spreader control system (SCS2); and the new Tandem line of spreaders capable of twin-40ft container handling. It currently has more telescopic spreaders in service than all its competitors have combined
Kalmar is a global provider of heavy duty materials handling equipment and services to ports, intermodal traffic, terminals and demanding industrial customers. Kalmar focuses on supplying handling solutions that enable customers to operate with a high level of efficiency and reliability. Every fourth container or trailer transfer at terminals around the world is handled by a Kalmar machine. Kalmar provides a large range of value added services such as maintenance contracts and fleet management. Manufacturing plants are situated in Sweden (as is the head office), in Finland, in the USA, in the Netherlands and in Estonia.
For further information regarding Kalmar Industries contact:
Benoît Passard, Vice President Marketing and Communications
Tel: +46 8 7005145