Mecalac pronounces North American thrust, names Peter Bigwood basic supervisor

Compact gear producer Mecalac has named Peter Bigwood basic supervisor, charged with increasing the corporate’s attain in North and South America.

Bigwood’s duties embrace constructing model consciousness for the French producer and growing a robust vendor community, together with increasing the Mecalac North America group. He will even launch and develop the presence of Mecalac within the rental market.

“Mecalac is a world chief in lots of the product classes we have now,” stated Alexandre Marchetta, Mecalac CEO. “Sadly, the North and South American markets are pretty unfamiliar with our model and product advantages. Including Peter to the Mecalac group is an aggressive transfer to alter that actuality.”

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Bigwood brings greater than 30 years of development business expertise to his new function. Earlier than becoming a member of Mecalac North America in September, he served as vice chairman of gross sales and advertising and marketing for remote-controlled demolition producer Brokk. As well as, Bigwood served as president of Atlas Copco Building Instruments for nearly 20 years.

Mecalac, which was based in France in 1974, manufactures a full line of excavators, loaders, backhoe loaders, web site dumpers and compaction rollers for city jobsites. The corporate says most of its machines are designed for multifunctionality, constructed to cut back the variety of machines wanted on the jobsite. Mecalac’s crawler and wheeled excavators function a two-part growth with an built-in offset arm system.