Komatsu Equipment Celebrates 60 Years

Komatsu dealership turns 60; plans customer appreciation events to commemorate achievement

Salt Lake City, UT, July 01, 2012 --( Komatsu Equipment Company will celebrate its 60th year in business in 2012 with customer and employee events throughout the year. Originally founded in 1952 as Rocky Mountain Machinery Company in Salt Lake City, the company merged with Pioneer Equipment Company in 1997 to form what is now Komatsu Equipment Company.

Each of Komatsu Equipment’s six branch locations will celebrate the milestone with customer and employee events throughout the year. Customer appreciation events will be held at the following branch locations:

· Salt Lake City – July 10, 11am – 2pm
· St. George – July 20, 11am – 2pm
· Reno – August 14, 11am – 2pm
· Elko – August 16, Noon – 3pm
· Gillette – August 29, 4 – 8pm
· Las Vegas – October

“It takes great customers and employees to stay in business for 60 years,” said John Pfisterer, president of Komatsu Equipment Company. “We have many employees that have been with us for 20, 30, even 40 years. We are very proud of our employee’s dedication to our customers which has kept us strong throughout the years.”

Komatsu Equipment has over 275 employees in six locations throughout Nevada, Utah and Wyoming.

Today, Komatsu Equipment services all makes and models of heavy equipment in the construction, utility and mining industries. Komatsu Equipment sells only the most reliable equipment brands including Komatsu, Sakai America, Geith, Henlsey, Indecco, Topcon Positioning, Werk-Brau and REICHdrill.

“We have been very fortunate over the past 60 years to have such loyal customers,” said Pfisterer. “We look forward to building upon our past successes by providing reliable equipment and responsive service to our customers for another 60 years.”

For further details about Komatsu Equipment’s customer appreciation events, contact your local branch manager or call 1-877-KOMATSU.

About Komatsu Equipment Company

Headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, Komatsu Equipment Company is a distributor of Komatsu heavy equipment and a subsidiary of Komatsu America. Komatsu Ltd. is the world’s second largest manufacturer and supplier of mining, construction and compact construction equipment. Serving the construction, utility and mining industries throughout Nevada, Utah and Wyoming, Komatsu Equipment Company provides reliable equipment and responsive service. The company offers new and used equipment supported by excellent repair and rebuild facilities, extensive field service capabilities, factory-trained mechanics and a multi-million dollar parts inventory. For more information, please visit or call 1-877-KOMATSU.
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Kyle Hendren