Strongco Announces Multi-Unit Volvo Excavator Rental Agreement with Tervita Corporation
|Customer||Steve Poke, Director Equipment|
|Company||Environmental Services Division of Tervita Corporation|
|Core Business||A Leading Environmental Solutions Provider|
|Strongco Customer||Since 2014|
|Equipment||8 Volvo EC250E excavators, complete with wrist buckets and hydraulic thumbs|
Onsite remediation and reclamation work at approximately 200 abandoned oil and gas well sites in the Central Alberta area, on behalf of a high-profile natural resources client
MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO – September 11, 2017 - Strongco Corporation (“Strongco”) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with the Environmental Services division of Tervita Corporation ("Tervita"), a leading environmental solutions provider based in Calgary, Alberta.
The deal includes eight Volvo EC250E excavators, complete with wrist buckets and hydraulic thumbs, to be used for onsite remediation and reclamation work at approximately 200 abandoned oil and gas well sites in the Central Alberta area, on behalf of a high-profile natural resources client.
“At Tervita, our specialized site remediation and reclamation expertise is put to the test every day, and we’re always looking for exceptional value and ROI. The Volvo excavators have a competitive advantage when it comes to safety, reliability and fuel economy. Also important is the level of product support provided by Strongco through their preventative maintenance package, which helps to minimize downtime and maximize machine use leading to increased customer satisfaction.”
~ Steve Poke, Director Equipment at Tervita
“We’re extremely pleased with the Volvo CareTrack system, which is highly intuitive and provides in-depth information on utilization, idling operator behaviours and fuel consumption on a daily basis across multiple locations.”
“Since 2014, Strongco has partnered with Tervita in the delivery of innovative, reliable and effective solutions and services to maximize performance, while minimizing environmental impact," said Dave MacLeod, Alberta Key Account Manager, Construction Equipment at Strongco. "Our extensive range of products and capabilities allows us to match their expectations for the highest level of quality, while meeting the exacting demands of this progressive industry."
In addition to the newly acquired units, Tervita currently owns four Volvo crawler excavators equipped with shears and multiple articulated haulers, all purchased through Strongco. For an additional Tervita project featuring Volvo products, click here or watch the video.
Strongco Corporation is a major multiline mobile equipment dealer with operations across Canada. Strongco sells, rents and services equipment used in diverse sectors such as construction, infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, utilities, municipalities, waste management and forestry. The Company has approximately 500 employees serving customers from 26 branches in Canada. Strongco represents leading equipment manufacturers with globally recognized brands, including Volvo Construction Equipment, Case Construction, Manitowoc Crane, including National and Grove, Terex Cedarapids, Terex Trucks, Fassi, Sennebogen, Konecranes and SDLG. Strongco is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SQP.
Tervita is a leading environmental solutions provider. Our integrated earth, water, waste and resource solutions deliver safe and efficient results through all phases of a project by minimizing impact, maximizing returns.™ Our dedicated employees are trusted sustainability partners to oil and gas, construction, mining, government and communities. Safety is our highest priority: it influences our actions and shapes our culture. For more information visit Tervita.com.
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