Dutch based access and telehandler rental group Collé has strengthened its presence in Germany with the acquisition of sales and rental company Rema Gabelstapler und Hebetechnik.
Located just outside of Augsburg, between Ulm and Munich, Rema specialises in providing forklifts and lifting equipment to the warehousing industry. As well as representing Doosan since 2002 and HMF loader cranes since 2003, the company also offers used equipment and forklift training.
Collé Augsburg - as it will be known going forward - features a large warehouse, workshop and office space. It will continue to offer products through Rema as well as add its full range of work platforms, forklifts, telehandlers, and earthmoving machines to cranes, mini cranes, floodlights, compressors. The new location joins eight other Collé depots in Germany and is the company’s first in Bavaria.
Lars Hendricks, Colle regional manager northwest, said: “With our new location, we are responding to the increasing demand for our products and services in Bavaria. With Collé Augsburg, Collé Philippsburg as well as our laydown in Frankfurt, we can offer customers in the regions an even better service and perfectly meet the requirement being reached in the shortest possible time."
Collé Rental and Sales operates from 16 locations throughout the Netherlands, Germany and Belgium. It has a fleet of more than 20,000 access platforms, telehandlers, forklifts and mini, spider and pick & carry cranes, alongside general construction equipment, temporary accommodation, generators and lighting.