Italian truck mounted and spider lift manufacturer Multitel Pagliero has appointed SOS Location as its distributor for Canada.
Based in Longueuil, over the river from the city of Montreal, Quebec, the company was established in 2009 and also distributes, BG spider cranes, Palazzani spider lifts, Almac tracked boom lifts, Dinolift trailer lifts and booms, along with Cela, Imer and Platform Basket spider lifts. It also offers Skyjack, Genie and JLG platforms and telehandlers and runs a local rental fleet.
The first Multitel units - a 27 metre MTE 270 and 16 metre MT 162 telescopics - have already been mounted at the Multitel factory.
Roberto Marangoni of Multitel said: "The partnership with SOS Location allows us to have an already established presence in the Canadian market, and the fact that the company works with other Italian companies has reinforced our choice."
SOS chief executive Philip Lavigne added: "Our team is proud to pursue our vision of growth with the Multitel Pagliero team and products. We sense in every conversation their dedication and vision for the future of the access industry. The rental market and users in all industries will be delighted with the weight capacity of the basket, models versatility, product quality and light weight units that will now be available on our North American vehicles.”