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Alba appoints Kanoo

Spanish hoist and mast climber manufacturer Alba has appointed Kanoo Cranes as distributor for the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Oman and Bahrain.

Kanoo will be responsible for the sales, replacement parts and product support for the full range of Alba products as well as supporting existing Alba clients in the Gulf region.

Alba chief executive Jon Lecue, said: "Kanoo Cranes has an excellent reputation and long history of entrepreneurial experience. These are very exciting times for us at Alba-Macrel group. When looking for a dealer to appoint for these important markets Kanoo Cranes becomes a natural partner with their extensive experience in the field of lifting, great technical knowledge and a well-established network reaching over various markets and industries. We feel very confident that this will be the start of a long and prosperous business relation together.”
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(L-R) Jon Lecue of Alba sat with Mishal Kanoo and Fahad Kanoo standing just behind

Kanoo group chairman Mishal Kanoo added: “Kanoo is proud to become the exclusive dealer for Alba, another market leading product. We take pride in our capability to work closely with principals to ensure that reliable cost effective long term solutions are provided to our customers and partners. Integrity and long term relationships are the vision and the foundation for our continued success.”

Based in Dubai, Kanoo Cranes also distributes Jaso tower cranes, Spierings mobile self-erecting tower crane and Maeda spider and mini crawler cranes. Its sister company, Kanoo Machinery, distributes Grove, Manitowoc, Snorkel, Bobcat, Ausa and Hyster, while it also operates a joint venture with Wolffkran - Wolffkran Arabia.