Mecalac appoints national dealer for railroad equipment

Mecalac has appointed a new dealer to its UK and Ireland distributor network. Headquartered in Alfreton, EP Industries will be responsible for retailing Mecalac’s pioneering range of railroad excavators.

Alongside new product sales, EP Industries will offer a comprehensive parts and servicing provision. Founded in 1988, the business has built an enviable reputation for thorough workmanship, personal service and a quick response time. From single machines to large fleet operations, the team is ideally equipped to meet your exact needs.

Commenting on the announcement, Mark Royse, Head of Sales at Mecalac Construction Equipment UK, said: “As a global leader in the compact equipment marketplace, further developing our distributor network is key to further improving access to our latest models, as well as broadening our national service and maintenance reach.

“With extensive experience in the railroad sector, we look forward to working in close partnership with EP Industries to drive widespread brand awareness and build strong bonds with specialist railroad operators across the UK.”

Eddie Pilsworth, managing director of EP Industries, added: “Mecalac’s range of railroad excavators is completely unique in the marketplace. Innovative design, paired with unmatched build quality, mean they set the sector standards. 

“There’s huge demand for class-leading products that can help operators to further improve productivity and streamline efficiencies, so we’re looking forward to joining the Mecalac network and introducing more customers to the globally-acclaimed brand.”

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