Manitex International has received an order for Valla electric cranes worth approximately USD 2.5 million from Coll Rental & Sales of Sittard, the Netherlands.
The new order is the largest single order from Valla in the company’s 75-year history. The first order concerns more than 30 cranes that will be added to Coll’s rental fleet in the second half of 2020. It includes a number of the company’s zero-emission electric models, including the Valla V80R, V110R, V36 R and V200R. The order also gives the customer the opportunity to purchase new Valla cranes worth approximately $ 1.9 million in 2021.
“The Valla crane platform offers an exceptional rental product with a full range of industrial cranes from 2 to 90 tons in electric, diesel, hybrid, wheel and chain cranes with fixed or slewing boom configurations,” said Steve Filipov, CEO of Manitex Zero-emission functionality is becoming increasingly important in the global industrial equipment market and we are delighted that customers are becoming aware of our unique Manitex Valla offerings. We believe Manitex Valla has the potential to be a high growth area We go further and look forward to a long term relationship with Coll. “
Coll Rental has served a global customer base for more than 120 years with a fleet of more than 15,000 machines in construction, excavation, cleaning, internal transport, gardens and parks and event markets. Coll with more than 10 European locations in the Netherlands, Belgium and Germany will be the general importer for Valla cranes in the Benelux countries.
“We believe that market demand for industrial electric pick-and-carry cranes will remain strong for the years to come, and our partnership with Manitex Valla will allow us to offer a line of products that is known as a name for quality among our customer base and reliability in the zero-emission crane market, “said Frits Coll, General Manager of Coll Rental and Sales BV.” We are very close to our customers’ needs and the increasing demand for electrical equipment. Manitex Valla is one of the various investments we offer our customers lifting solutions that are productive and safe while helping them reduce their carbon footprint and meet their environmental and sustainability goals. “