Komatsu to acquire Quadco & Southstar operations
January 30th, 2018
We are pleased to inform you that Komatsu Ltd. has acquired the business operations of Quadco Equipment Inc. & Southstar Equipment Ltd., subject to the completion of the closing conditions. Quadco and Southstar will continue to operate as independent companies within the Komatsu group following the completion of the acquisition, with the same management, sales, and service teams.
Both Quadco and Southstar will maintain our existing sales networks going forward and will continue to do business as usual, giving the same level of sales and service support. The purchase does not include the Forespro delimbers or Machineries Tanguay businesses, which will remain under the ownership and direction of Chuck MacLennan, Chairman of the former Quadco group. For further details, you may refer to the Komatsu press release on the Komatsu Ltd. website.
We value our existing sales and supplier networks and look forward to a continued partnership towards a successful future.
The two company strategies remain unchanged and will conduct business as usual.