Specialist vehicle supplier Terberg DTS (UK) Ltd has announced that it has signed an agreement with North American vehicle manufacturer Oshkosh Corporation to act as their UK and Ireland representatives for Airport Fire Fighting and Rescue (ARFF) and industrial vehicles.
With immediate effect Terberg DTS, through its Fire and Rescue Division, will be responsible for the sale of all Oshkosh and Pierce airport products in the UK and Ireland. This includes vehicle sales, as well as providing after-sales support and a full parts service. Also, as part of this agreement, factory trained Terberg DTS staff will be supporting Oshkosh products elsewhere in the world, specifically in Asia and Africa.
Announcing details of this new relationship between the two companies, Alisdair Couper, managing director of Terberg DTS said, "Oshkosh is a leading global manufacturer whose products are highly respected around the world. At Terberg, it is our strategy to partner with the best manufacturers in every market sector in which we compete and the Oshkosh and Pierce vehicle ranges are a perfect addition to our product portfolio."
Terberg DTS has confirmed that there is already significant interest in the UK for the Oshkosh and Pierce product range, with a major deal imminent for the supply of Oshkosh fire vehicles to a leading UK airport.
Founded in 1917, Oshkosh Corporation has manufacturing operations in 8 U.S. states and in Australia, Belgium, Canada, China, France, The Netherlands and Romania and through investments in joint ventures in Mexico and Brazil. The company currently employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide. As a single-source designer, manufacturer and financier of fire appliances, Oshkosh supplies the industry leading airport fire vehicle "Striker", an appliance recognised for quality, safety and innovation.
Terberg DTS is part of the Terberg Group of Companies that are based in Holland and has a history reaching back over 150 years, with operations in more than 80 locations around the world. With 6 Divisions containing 24 operating companies focused on the vehicle related market sectors, the Terberg Group is a market leading global provider of specialist solutions with an annual turnover in the region of Euro 450 million.
Terberg DTS Fire and Rescue Division provides an extensive portfolio of services for the Fire Industry, covering refurbishment, repairs, service and spare parts for fire vehicles within the aviation, domestic and industrial markets. Based out of impressive facilities located in Gloucester and Halifax, Terberg DTS is the perfect representative for the Oshkosh Brand.