TEREX LATIN AMERICA TO ATTEND RIO OIL & GAS SHOW
With a broad portfolio of products and services, Terex offers cutting edge solutions
Rio de Janeiro, September 15, 2014. - Showcasing its Terex, Genie and Demag brands, Terex Latin America (TLA) will participate in the Rio Oil & Gas tradeshow, the main event in the oil and gas industry of Latin America, to be held at the Rio Centro Conventions Center, in Rio de Janeiro.
Since it was first held, in 1982, the exhibition and conference has been cooperating to establish Rio de Janeiro as the "oil capital city", since the State accounts for 80% of all the oil produced in the country and 50% of the gas production.
People who make it happen
Besides its products lines, Terex will present its message about "People who make it happen", which communicates the company's strength across Latin America, - with two plants operating in Brazil, 1,200 team members, seven branches, six business units, two training centers, a parts distribution center, and 24x7 customer assistance.
Experience, presence and support.
Terex has business segments with over 100 years of international experience, a presence across Latin America and a responsive and efficient customer support. Within all six -business units, TLA provides customers with a value proposition that enables them to make the best choices in terms of products and services.
Terex is present in 11 Latin-American countries and has over 60 dealers and representatives, besides an infrastructure to meet all sales and post-sales needs from clients in all of its products lines. More than 200 technicians spread across all regions of Brazil also serve other countries including Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Venezuela and Uruguay.
Customers can count on the recently launched "Minha Terex" (My Terex) program, which provides direct and free access to servicing related to parts, services, warranty, and training on a 24x7 basis.
The Terex University provides easy access to expert training for customers, accommodating more than 80 professionals during scheduled courses. The University is conveniently located at the company's facility in Cotia, São Paulo. The campus is nearly 8 hectares large, and also includes a factory and management facilities of the company. Along with its training center in Betim, Minas Gerais, Terex University is able to train over 200 people per week.
"With all these actions, our goal is to expand our clients portfolio and, mostly, to ensure that everyone partnering with Terex gets 100% satisfaction and great business results", affirms François Jourdan, Terex Latin America president.
During the Rio Oil & Gas show, TLA will present part of its solutions portfolio of Demag® material handling units and Genie® aerial work platforms .
See the portfolio highlights below.
Demag® KBK Aluline and DC-Bas Hoist
KBK Aluline and the DC-Bas Chain Hoist will be the main Demag® equipment shown at the exhibit. KBK Aluline is a light bridge crane system that is part of the Demag KBK crane construction kit and was developed to move loads conveniently and with little effort. It is the right solution wherever a track and crane system has to deliver high performance at a minimum weight. It is a comprehensive system that can be easily integrated and extended to provide versatile solutions, including configurations that can reach previously inaccessible locations. It offers very smooth operation thanks to tightly integrated system components and can conveniently handle loads weighing up to 2,200 lbs (1,000 KG).
The Demag® DC-Bas Hoist, which can be used with the KBK Aluline system or with other light bridge cranes, takes into account the needs of developing markets worldwide. This reliable product provides performance and quality, besides being extremely durable, even when used in hostile environments. The equipment is available in four different sizes. With lift capacity ranging from 125 kg to 2.000 kg, they can be used with the modular KBK system or with type I laminate profile monorails. The product has an anti-fall system integrated to the trolley, in compliance with all local rules (NR 12) and with safety as a key prority.
Aerial Work Platforms
Genie® SX180, the highest self-propelled AWP in Latin America.
During the Rio Oil & Gas show, Genie will introduce its new SX-180 boom lift which has been designed for today's highest access applications. Its maximum working height of 56.85 m (186 ft) - the equivalent of nearly 20 floors - and maximum horizontal reach of 24.4 m (80 ft), enable the SX-180 boom lift to deliver a large working envelope to handle an impressively broad range of tasks currently inaccessible by other access equipment.
The Genie® SX-180 boom lift combines proportional boom controls, a platform rotation of 160° and 360° continuous turntable rotation for precise access at extreme heights. It also includes a 3.05m (10 ft) rotating jib to place workers and their gear exactly where they are needed. The SX-180 easily accommodates two professionals with its 2.44 m (8 ft) by 0.91 m (3 ft) work platform that provides a capacity of up to 340 kg (750 lb). The SX-180 features the innovative Genie XchassisTM system, with axles that extend for stability and retract to enable transport on a standard trailer.
Date: From 15th to 18th of september
Time: From 12pm to 8pm
Local: Riocentro - Centro de Convenções do RJ
Terex Booth: Pavillon 1 - B12
Terex Corporation is a diversified global manufacturer of a broad range of equipment focused on delivering reliable, customer-driven solutions for many applications, including those from the construction, infrastructure, quarrying, mining, shipping, transportation, refining, energy, utility and manufacturing industries. Terex reports in five business segments: Aerial Work Platforms, Construction, Cranes, Material Handling & Port Solutions and Materials Processing. Terex offers financial products and services to assist in the acquisition of equipment through Terex Financial Services. To learn more, please, visit our website: www.terex.com.br