Putzmeister America, Inc. Establishes Putzmeister Mexico
Putzmeister America, Inc. Establishes Putzmeister MexicoPutzmeister America, Inc. (Putzmeister America) has announced the establishment of Putzmeister Mexico, a division of Putzmeister America, which will include a manufacturing plant based in Monterrey, Mexico, located approximately 125 miles (200km) from the U.S. border.
“Creating a division of Putzmeister America in Mexico has been a goal of ours for a long time,” said Dave Adams, Putzmeister America’s President & CEO. “The central location of this division and manufacturing plant will allow us to better serve our customers in Mexico and throughout Latin America.”
Putzmeister Mexico’s new, approximately 50,000-square-foot plant will be responsible for manufacturing concrete equipment and other industry-related machinery. Its location will allow products to be easily distributed to the U.S., as well as providing access to main ports in Mexico for exportation to Latin America. The plant will commence production in summer 2014.
Industry veteran Sebastian Vidal has been named President & CEO of Putzmeister Mexico.
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Putzmeister America, Inc. manufactures a complete line of truck-mounted concrete boom pumps, separate placing booms, truck-mounted telescopic belt conveyors, ready mix trucks and trailer-mounted concrete pumps as well as mortar, grout, shotcrete, plaster and fireproofing pumps and mixers, industrial pumps, tunneling machinery and pipeline systems. Some of the industry’s best known brands, such as Telebelt®, Thom-Katt®, and Tommy Gun®, are part of the Putzmeister America family. The company’s workforce is dedicated to hands-on customer support and advancing the industry in design and technical innovation.