A multi-national industrial equipment supplier has opened shop in Sudbury.
Liebherr-Canada selected the Nickel City to be its 10th branch in Canada and second location in Ontario, after Burlington, as part of an ongoing nation-wide expansion.
In a news release and on social media, the supplier said it's opened its Northern Ontario hub at a commercial location on Kelly Lake Road to provide parts distribution, technical assistance and field support to clients.
German-based Liebherr is one of the world's largest manufacturers of heavy equipment with locations in more than 50 countries and a global workforce of 48,000 employees.
They specialize in providing heavy equipment such as excavators, dozers, material handlers and mobile cranes for the construction, forestry, manufacturing, transportation, mining, and recycling sectors.
Liebherr-Canada also stocks spare parts at warehouses in Burlington, Edmonton and Laval, as well as in their secondary service locations.
Liebherr also manufactures domestic appliances for the international market and operates six first-class hotels in Ireland, Austria, and Germany.