Modern Machinery to Open Spokane Facility in August

Wed August 12, 2009 - West Edition

Modern Machinery’s Spokane employees are looking forward to moving into their new facility. The new 10,000 sq. ft. warehouse will enable Modern to offer a more efficient and comprehensive parts inventory with centralized stocking of undercarriage and Komatsu Forest equipment parts available for delivery to our other branches on the free overnight shuttle service.

The new service department includes track pad changing equipment that also can be utilized by customers company wide with the free shuttle service. There also are six service bays with overhead cranes and computerized oil dispensing systems, a welding/fabrication bay and an under floor heated steam pad.

Modern Machinery, one of the largest Komatsu dealers in North America, has been selling and servicing heavy machinery since 1944. As the exclusive dealer for Komatsu in the Pacific Northwest, the company employs 370 plus workers in 11 locations throughout Washington, Oregon, Montana and Idaho plus a 12th location in Russia. Modern Machinery also carries equipment from Allied, Atlas Copco, Kolberg-Pioneer and JCI, Cummins, Esco, Fleetguard, Hensley, Sennebogen, JRB, LeeBoy, Moxy, Timbco, Valmet Komatsu Forestry, Hamm, Precision Husky, Vögele and Wirtgen.

For more information, call 800/332-1617 or visit