Russian construction equipment and materials supply group PSK (PromStroiKontrakt) has taken delivery of 80 new Genie boom and scissor lifts.
The company, a Genie dealer, ordered the units last year and deliveries include the 51ft Z51/30 J RT articulating boom lifts and 53ft GS-5390 RT Rough Terrain scissor lifts. A further order will include Genie E-Drive electric scissor lifts and the new J-Series telescopic booms.
Founded in 1992 as a formwork specialist, Moscow-based PSK has expanded rapidly over the years and now runs three production facilities in Russia along with 27 equipment sales, spare parts and service locations across Russia, Belarus, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan. Its product range also includes Sany telescopic and lattice boomed cranes. It has been a Genie dealer since 2019 See: Genie adds to its Russian distribution
President Oleg Chernov said: "We are proud to meet this demand with world class quality equipment, and the peace of mind that comes with Genie’s reliable, expert support throughout the machines’ entire life cycle, from financing to after sales service - now also enforced our end with a Genie certified service engineer. Genie products are a perfect complement to our company’s competitive, premium product offering, as the two last years of sustainable growth in our market have shown."
Genie Regional Sales Manager for Russia and CIS, Igor Philippov, says: "In terms of expertise, an excellent reputation for quality of service and a wide geographical coverage, PSK is the ideal partner for Genie to facilitate the transition of the Russian market to the safe and effective use of aerial access equipment. We look forward to seeing how the Genie models recently added to PSK's offering will be received among their rental, construction and maintenance customers."