Haulotte started building new premises in Australia. The future head office will be located in Dandenong South, about 30 minutes from Melbourne.
The new building will allow Haulotte to grow its business
Work began in June and completion is scheduled for November 2019. The new modern facility will feature 550 sqm of office space; 3,000 sqm of warehousing; and 5,300 sqm of container hardstand. Alexandre Saubot, CEO of Haulotte Group, celebrated the announcement with a site visit and sod turn ceremony. “Australia is key to our world-wide growth strategy. We celebrate 20 years in Australia, and we look forward to the next 20 years of success in our new salea & service subsidiary,” he said.
Larger premises to gain responsiveness
According to Keith Clarke, General Manager of Haulotte Australia, «the new building will offer larger inventory. It will allow the subsidiary to better cater to its clients’ logistical demands». The Australian subsidiary will be able to deliver safe and innovative elevating work platforms and telehandlers all over Australia and New Zealand more quickly. A large repair workshop will enable Haulotte technical experts to provide complete diagnostics, and perform heavy repairs or machines refurbishments on site.