Alta Equipment Company Acquires Elite Heavy Equipment Services of Spring Grove, IL
April 18, 2018
For Immediate Release:
Alta Equipment Company® (Alta) announced that it has acquired Elite Heavy Equipment Services, LLC (Elite). Founded in 2008, Elite was the premier independent heavy equipment field service company in Illinois. Alta will take over the operations of its Spring Grove, IL facility and retain all Elite service technicians.
“I am excited about this opportunity because of Alta’s commitment to customer satisfaction and growth in the Illinois market!”, says Mike Dahlen, former owner of Elite now Alta Regional Vice President. “I appreciate the loyalty of our customers and pledge to continue to provide the same level of service that they have grown to expect.”
“Elite was well known in the Illinois construction market for hiring the best technicians and providing outstanding customer service,”says Ryan Greenawalt, CEO of Alta. “This acquisition will jump start our ability to service our construction customers and position Alta as the service leader in the Illinois market.”
About Alta Equipment Company®
Headquartered in Livonia, Michigan, Alta is an industry leading construction and industrial equipment company. Our mission is to be an innovator of solutions, delivering diverse products and unrivaled support centered on building lasting customer relationships.
The Alta team includes over 850 staff members at 23 facilities throughout Michigan, Indiana, and Illinois.Alta’s Industrial Equipment Group represents industry leading brands including Yale® and Hyster® lift trucks, Manitou® and Combilift®, in addition to an extensive line of warehouse products and solutions. Alta’s Construction Equipment Group represents world class brands including Volvo Construction Equipment®, Link-Belt® cranes, Sennebogen® material handlers, Genesis® shears, Genie® aerial equipment, and Gomaco® concrete paving products.