Sinoboom has officially opened its wholly owned subsidiary Sinoboom Australia and has appointed Access Service Australia (ASA) as its service partner, to provide after sales and support from its locations in Queensland, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra.
The Sinoboom subsidiary will initially offer the company’s range of slab electric scissor lifts, with an electric boom lift launch planned for next year. Offering working heights from six to 14 metres, the scissor lifts have been modified for the Australian market and standards. To mark its opening the company says it will be offering special introductory deals and demonstrations over the next two months.
Jason Rigby has also been appointed Australian sales director for the new operation. He joins the company from Ahern Australia, where he has been southern region sales representative for the past four years. He began his career in the Royal Australian Navy spending 10 years as a marine technician before becoming an occupational health & safety and customer relations representative for his final year. After leaving the Navy in 2011 he joined hydraulic and industrial fluid handling manufacturer Alfagomma as a business development manager. Two years later he was appointed branch manager, then export manager, before leaving for Ahern in 2016.
Speaking of his new appointment Rigby said: “Sinoboom is ahead of the game with its innovation and the quality of its products, I am confident we will be a huge success in the Australian market.”
The opening on Sinoboom Australia follows company store openings in (see: North America and Europe earlier this year.