Atlas Copco adds distributor

Houston-based Stewart & Stevenson is the newest distributor of Atlas Copco’s product line.

April 15, 2014
CDR Staff
Equipment & Products

Atlas Copco Construction Equipment, Commerce City, Colo., has named Stewart & Stevenson, a Houston-based manufacturer and distributor of equipment for global markets, as a distributor for Atlas Copco’s line of generators, portable air compressors, boosters and associated equipment in several regions of the United States.

“The Atlas Copco product line meshes well with the equipment and rental needs of customers in the markets that we serve. It is a great addition to our offerings,” says Bill Simmons, president and CEO of Stewart & Stevenson Power Products.

Andy Hudson, Stewart & Stevenson’s vice president of rental operations, says, “This partnership with Atlas Copco positions us to offer our customers one of the industry’s highest quality product names in power generation and compressed air.”

“Stewart & Stevenson has a great leadership team that makes their customers a top priority,” says Alan Kurus, vice president of sales for Atlas Copco Construction Equipment. “They serve a large market throughout the United States, and we are excited to begin our partnership with them.”

Atlas Copco says it looks forward to working with Stewart & Stevenson in meeting the equipment and service needs of customers. “Our distributors are the face the customers see when tackling solution challenges. We believe we are only successful when our customers are successful, and this new relationship with Stewart & Stevenson turns that goal into a reality,” says Erik Sparby, president of Atlas Copco Construction Equipment.

(Photo at upper right: Standing, left to right: Alan Kurus, Vice President Sales, Atlas Copco Construction Equipment; Andy Hudson, Vice President of Rental Operations, Stewart & Stevenson; Michael Masters, Vice President - Central District, Stewart & Stevenson. Seated, left to right: Erik Sparby, GM and President, Atlas Copco Construction Equipment; Bill Simmons President and CEO Stewart & Stevenson, signing the new partnership between the two companies.)