From July this year, SENNEBOGEN has strengthened its distributor network in Norway. In addition to its long lasting partner in Norway, IMB Maskiner AS — concentrating on the crane and port industry — VOLVO Maskin AS has joined the SENNEBOGEN team and taken over the distributorship for material-handling machines for industries such as waste and scrap-recycling, steel-industry, wood & forest industry, demolition as well as composting and mining.

Thanks to its well-known Service structure,VOLVO Maskin AS and its 20 service stations will add additional value to SENNEBOGEN’s ‘GreenLine’ products and intensify the market development for SENNEBOGEN recycling machines in Norway. IMB Maskiner AS will continue concentrating on the complete ‘CraneLine’ for all industries, and ports in particular. This also includes quay-based material handling-machines (GreenLine) for on-and offloading/bulk handling of ships. In terms of after-sales service,VOLVO Maskin AS and IMB Maskiner have agreed to co-operate where this will be an advantage.

The name SENNEBOGEN stands for over 60 years of reliable and technically advanced equipment. At the highest level of quality, the machines are produced in Germany at the sites Straubing and Wackersdorf and distributed through a nationwide distributor network. In addition to consulting and the sale of machinery, a very fast service and a good supply of spare parts is standing in the foreground. Therefore SENNEBOGEN dealers are the competent contact for maintenance and service, and in case of need to quickly help locally.

With its extended product range, SENNEBOGEN offers solutions to any material handling task with machines weighing from 11–270 tonnes. SENNEBOGEN machines are purpose built for industrial three-shift operation and are well known for reliability and easy service access.

All material handling machines are also available with cost-saving and environmental-friendly electro engines. Sophisticated balancer and equilibrium concepts offer cost savings of up to 75% compared with conventional machines.With the huge range and variety of solutions such as electric motors, equilibrium balanced machines SENNEBOGEN is one of the major suppliers for the material handling industry.