Atlas Copco Construction Equipment LLC is the name of the new Atlas Copco business dedicated to serving the U.S. construction market. This new entity combines the Portable Air operations of Atlas Copco Compressor Technique’s U.S. sales company with the Atlas Copco Construction Tools USA sales company. Atlas Copco Construction Equipment is responsible for the sales and service of portable compressors, generators, pneumatic, hydraulic and gasoline-powered construction and demolition tools, along with related aftermarket services, for both the Atlas Copco and Chicago Pneumatic brands.
organization is headquartered in Commerce City, Colo., sharing offices and back
office functions with the Atlas Copco Construction Mining Technique USA
customer center. Although the two companies will operate independently, they
have much the same culture and market knowledge. The Westfield, Mass., office
of the Construction Tools business will be closed at the end of March 2009.
Top priorities of
Atlas Copco Construction Equipment LLC are to stabilize the sales and service
structure, to support customers, and to continue to be a leader in the
construction equipment business. The new company will have three sales and
service regions in the North, South and West United States.
Erik Sparby heads up Atlas Copco Construction
Equipment as its general manager. “We are looking at this as an opportunity to become more focused and
dedicated, specializing on the unique needs of the construction industry,” he
Atlas Copco Restructures, Creates New Entity
January 20, 2009