Alta Equipment Company

Alta Equipment Group Inc. announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Martin Implement Sales Inc. , a privately-held premium equipment distributor with three branches in the Chicago metro area. Martin has an expansive range of new and used equipment available for sale or rent to contractors and municipal customers.

Since 1882, the Florida Everglades have been drained for farming, among other reasons, to the point it is now half the size it was a century ago. But that's changing. One of largest ecosystem restoration projects in the United States currently is under way.

GOMACO Corporation recently recognized ALTA Construction Equipment LLC of Michigan as a Top Ten Distributor for sales in the 2019 fiscal year. The award was presented in recognition for outstanding sales and distribution of GOMACO equipment in the United States.

Lake Pleasant Recycling and Demolition (LPRD), located in Michigan's beautiful Irish Hills, 2.5 hours southwest of Detroit, seems an unlikely location for a flourishing scrap operation. This is a rural area most notably home to Michigan International Speedway (MIS) and Hillsdale College.

Over the past 35 years, Alta Equipment has established itself as one of the country's top construction and industrial equipment dealers. The Michigan-based company has done so by focusing its efforts on providing the best service for its customers in the Midwest.

Alta Equipment Group (Alta), a provider of industrial and construction equipment and related services and one of the top performing Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) dealers in the United States, is expanding its territory into Florida. The Detroit, Mich.-based company has purchased the assets of Flagler Construction Equipment and will offer Volvo CE products and services from seven locations: Tampa, Orlando, Fort Meyers, Jacksonville, Lake City, Miami and Davie.

B. Riley Principal Merger Corp. , a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by an affiliate of B. Riley Financial Inc., and Alta Equipment Holdings Inc. , a provider of premium industrial and construction equipment and related services, announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement for a business combination transaction to create a leading publicly-traded equipment dealership platform with an anticipated pro forma enterprise value of approximately $550 million.

Thompson Recycle Company reprocesses mountains of used asphalt rubble every year with its three mobile crushing plants in Michigan. The mobile plants use generators as their prime power source at road construction sites. Since switching to Volvo Penta-powered 600 kWe generators, they're saving hundreds of thousands of dollars per year in fuel and maintenance costs, not to mention less downtime.

Since 1888, Sandwich, Ill., has hosted what has become one of the oldest continuous county fairs in the state. The DeKalb County event has evolved from an annual livestock show, to what is now a five-day event featuring harness racing, concerts, an antique car show and more.

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has opened its second Volvo Certified Used Center in North America. Alta Equipment Company (Alta) in New Hudson, Mich., was selected for this second location, joining the initial VCU center announced last year in Las Vegas.

Alta Enterprises LLC dba Alta Equipment Co. , (Alta) has completed its acquisition of Northland Industrial Truck Co., Inc. (NITCO) and its construction equipment group Northland JCB. NITCO and Northland JCB will operate as wholly owned subsidiaries of Alta, with Alan Hammersley continuing as president and CEO of NITCO and Northland JCB now reporting to Ryan Greenawalt, president and CEO of Alta The acquisition of NITCO, previously announced on March 6, will provide Alta with six branch locations in five states in the New England market.