Queensland, Australia (PRWEB) June 3, 2008
Thomas Equipment Inc. said Hewlett Equipment, the Thomas Dealer for Australia and New Zealand, showcased Thomas Skid Steer Loaders at CivEnEx Sydney, Australia's #1 show for the construction, public works and open space management industries.
Petter Etholm, President of Thomas Equipment and its parent company, Osiris Corporation (OSRS), said, "John Hewlett and his team did a great job presenting Thomas Skid Steer Loaders at CivEnEx and we will be working closely with Hewlett Equipment in the years ahead to build Thomas business throughout the region."
John Hewlett, General Manager of Hewlett Equipment (Aust). Pty. Ltd, said, "We consider Thomas among our finest brands and see a bright future for Thomas skid steers in Australia and New Zealand."
CivEnEx, or Australia's Civil Engineering Exhibition, held in Eastern Creek, New South Wales in late May, is the Southern Hemisphere's #1 show of its type, with 10,000 industry and government visitors, including contractors, trade representatives and engineers, and is Australia's top show for local government infrastructure and external works needs.
Gilbert Bedard, Vice President of Global Sales, said, "Thomas Skid Steer Loaders had a strong showing and we look forward to participating with Hewlett at CivEnEx 2009 next year."
Hewlett Equipment had a major CivEnEx display, across three sites in prime location, prominently presenting Thomas skid Steer Loaders to the trade show visitors. CivEnEx is an initiative of the Institute of Public Engineering Australia, NSW Division.
Hewlett represents Thomas throughout Australia and New Zealand and has a dealer network spanning every capital city and regional area in both countries. Hewlett, with headquarters in Brisbane and branch offices in Sydney and Newcastle, Australia, the company also has a facility in New Zealand.
Mary Jane Clark, Director of Sales and Service at Thomas, was with Hewlett at CivEnEx and said, "Hewlett is a strong partner with Thomas and has nearly 20 dealers throughout Queensland, New South Wales, Western Australia, South Australia and the Northern Territory, Victoria and New Zealand."
Hewlett Equipment displays Thomas Skid Steers online at http://www.hewlettequipment.com.au/thomas.htm.
Thomas Equipment Inc. is a unit of Osiris Corporation (OSRS), http://www.osiriscorp.net, which provides a variety of branded and other products to industrial markets. Osiris subsidiaries include Thomas Equipment Inc., Pneutech-Rousseau, Inc. and TcomT Inc. Osiris' units manufacture and market industrial and construction equipment, distribute pneumatic and hydraulic systems and design wireless devices for the telecommunications industry, among other activities.
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Thomas Equipment is online at http://www.thomasloaders.com, with information about Thomas Skid Steer Loaders for use in construction, agricultural and other industries.