Potain and Grove cranes inspire sales at Turkish trade fair Komatek
Potain and Grove cranes were showcased at international construction equipment trade fair, omatek 17, in Ankara, Turkey, this May. Manitowoc was represented at the show through two of its Turkish dealers, stanbul-based TeknoV inç and Ankara-based arun. Potain distributor, TeknoV inç, displayed a Hup -2 7 and a MDT 19 at the show, while Grove distributor, arun, presented a GMK .
“K omatek is a key show for the Turkish construction market,” said
mer Suicmez, sales and marketing specialist at TeknoV inç. “We were pleased to present the innovative Hup -2 7 self-erecting crane and the MDT 19 topless crane. Both models drew a lot of attention and helped us close a number of important deals, including the sale of an MDT 19. ur team was also able to celebrate sales of MC 175 , MC 12 , and go M14 units.”
Grove dealer, arun, also had a successful show. “Grove cranes are highly regarded in Turkey, with popular models in the country that include the GMK , GMK 410 -1, and GMK all-terrain cranes, as well as rough-terrain cranes from t to 70 t,” said rkun ztuna, general manager of arun. “We exhibited a GMK at omatek, and after the show, it was delivered to its new owner, Sahin Hidrolik. There are now 15 GMK units in Turkey, making it one of the most popular choices in the six-axle category.”
isitors to omatek got the chance to get a closer look at the Hup -2 7, MDT 19, and GMK . The Hup
-2 7 has a maximum capacity of 4 t, while it can lift 1 t at its jib end of m. The maximum height under hook of the crane is an impressive 40 m. Several MiE configurations are availaEle which offer hori]ontal reaches oI 11 m m or m maximum. With the possibility to raise the jib at 10 , or along