Fort Wayne, IN (PRWEB) August 12, 2013
Hercules Machinery Corporation (HMC), a manufacturer and supplier of foundation equipment, has entered into an agreement with HPM, Srl to be the exclusive dealer for HPM foundation drills in North America, Central America and the Caribbean
HPM, owned by world-renowned drill design engineer Giuseppe Cartechini, manufactures drill mast assemblies that are mounted exclusively on Caterpillar chassis. Hercules Machinery Corporation will import the mast assemblies from Italy and purchase the Caterpillar chassis from Caterpillar OEM solutions, which will allow all assembly to take place in the U.S. HMC will build a rental fleet of HPM foundation drills as well as sell new and used drills in North America.
“This partnership presents real benefits to both our customers and to Hercules Machinery as we are very excited about this exclusive partnership with HPM,” stated Justin Reed, Vice President of Hercules Machinery Corporation. “This partnership allows us to expand our product offerings, create additional sales and service channels, and accelerate our growth in the foundation drilling equipment segment. We will now be able to provide the most robust and highest quality foundation drills in the market at the most competitive price to our customer.”
To broaden its reach to customers, Hercules Machinery Corp opened a West Coast branch in Rocklin, California, and appointed Steve Emsley as manager. Steve brings more than 30 years of experience in heavy equipment and drilling product sales.
About Hercules Machinery Corporation
Established in Fort Wayne in 1964, HMC manufacturers, wholesales and leases foundation construction equipment such as pile-driving hammers and deep foundation-related machinery. Additionally, HMC offers custom contract engineering, prototyping and CNC services for its customer base. HMC has recently expanded its product mix in order to serve the alternative energy construction segment. HMC is realizing tremendous success with its Sonic SideGrip® vibratory pile driver—a piece of equipment that is revolutionizing the way contractors drive steel sheet pile, H-beam and pipe pile. For more information, visit http://hmc-us.com.