New depot brings Sarens expertise to Czech market
Date 09 October 2018
Sarens opened another worldwide crane depot in the town of Hradec Králové, Czech Republic. The depot is located on the premises of ZVU a.s., the largest machinery shop in the region, and with easy highway access it can serve customers across the city and throughout the Czech Republic.
The depot is a 763-square metre hall with an addictional 70-square metre office space, locker room, and bathroom, as well as a storage room for tools and accessories. Currently, there are two Liebherr cranes: the LTM 1040-2.1 and the LTM 1090, and offers the possibility of using a 6-metre spreader beam and man basket. In the future, the depot's fleet will expand to include five cranes.
Janusz Pieczko, Deputy Regional Director of Eastern Europe and Jan Ottis, Country Manager say: "The depot mainly supports smaller projects in the Hrades Kálové region, as well as the construction of concrete or steel skeletons, building cladding, and construction of bridges. It is also offering sales support for the region's heavy lift maket and uncovering new opportunities in Slovakia. We've build up our business here mainly through personal contact with customers, which we alway try to improve and expand."
The new depot brings the felxibility and background of a large global company to the Czech market. The opening of this branch is supporting name recognition for Alvian, which is part of the Sarens Group, and helping grow its operation in the region.