Multiquip-Ammann Sign Vibratory Roller Deal

Posted on September 6, 2006

Multiquip Inc., Carson, Calif., announced it has finalized an agreement with Switzerland’s Ammann Schweiz AG to serve as the exclusive distributor for Ammann’s tandem vibratory rollers in North America, plus in several Latin American and Caribbean nations. Under terms of the agreement, Multiquip said it will market 1.5- to 5-ton weight class tandem and combination rollers, the next generation of Ammann’s AV Series asphalt.

Marketed as the AR Series tandem vibratory rollers, the units will carry the MQ/Rammax brand name to complement Multiquip’s line of light- and medium-sized compaction equipment which includes rammers, plate compactors, and trench and asphalt rollers. There are 10 diesel-powered models in the AR Series with drum widths from 31 to 51 in.