Kobelco has announced the appointment of New Zealand based Tidd Ross Todd (TRT) as its new crane distributor for the Oceania region.
The Oceania territory includes New Zealand, Australia, Papua New Guinea, New Caledonia and Fiji.
Established in 1967 TRT is based in Hamilton, New Zealand and manufacturers the Tidd line of pick & carry cranes as well as representing Hiab in New Zealand, where it has three locations, along with Grove cranes in its home country and though its Australian operation - Queensland based TRT Australia, which is the Grove and Manitowoc dealer in the state, it will become a key centre of operations for the Kobelco crane sales and product support in the region.
The announcement this morning from Kobelco said: “This new partnership reflects both organisations’ commitment to outstanding customer service and support throughout the region. Kobelco is excited to combine TRT’s strong customer support and expertise with Kobelco cranes, which are valued in the industry for their high performance, having earned a reputation as the most ‘reliable brand of crawler cranes on the market.’”