Hyundai adds western US dealer

Seattle-based Orion Equipment joins Hyundai Construction Equipment dealer network.

May 12, 2014
CDR Staff
Equipment & Products Personnel Activity
Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas Inc., Norcross, Georgia, has announced the appointment of Seattle-based Orion Equipment to its dealer network. Orion Equipment will provide sales and service of Hyundai equipment from its dealership in Seattle.

“Orion Equipment’s commitment to providing superior customer service aligns well with our business model and we’re thrilled to have them join our expanding dealer network,” says Kirk Gillette, a vice president of sales at Hyundai Construction Equipment.

Orion Equipment will carry Hyundai’s full line of construction equipment, which includes wheel loaders, crawler and wheeled excavators, mini excavators and skid-steers. The Hyundai line of equipment will be available for sale or rent, according to the company.

“The Hyundai product line is a welcome addition to our dealership,” says Tim Collingsworth, general manager of Orion Equipment. “Hyundai’s focus on quality, performance and customer support make the brand a great fit for us, and we’re sure the equipment will be well received by our customers.”

Orion Equipment sales staff has been fully trained in the application, sales, parts and service of Hyundai Construction Equipment products, according to Hyundai, and will offer “prompt and professional parts and service support to its customers.”