Clyde/West Acquires Certain VCES Assets

Fri April 02, 2010 - West Edition

Clyde/West Inc., a Volvo construction equipment dealer headquartered in Portland, Ore., acquired certain assets from Volvo Construction Equipment and Services (VCES) stores located in Washington and Oregon.

The purchase of certain assets from the former VCES branch locations in Seattle and Spokane, Wash.; and in Portland, Ore. was announced in a statement by Patrick McConnell, president, Clyde/West Inc. As a result of this transaction, road machinery customers of Volvo Construction Equipment & Services operations in Washington and Oregon will now be served by Clyde/West Inc.

“The transition of the road machinery product lines from the former VCES stores to our dealership will be seamless and uninterrupted,” said McConnell. “We welcome the customers of these branches to our dealership, where they will receive the very best of service, product, and support that Volvo Construction Equipment and Clyde/West Inc. have to offer.

Clyde/West Inc. adds Volvo road machinery to its existing product portfolio, which prior to the acquisition already included wheel loaders, excavators, articulated haulers, motorgraders, compact wheel loaders and excavators, skid steer and backhoe loaders.

The acquisition of the Volvo Construction Equipment and Services stores in Washington and Oregon by Clyde/West Inc. was effective March 12, 2010.

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