ATCO Ltd.

ATCO Ltd.
ATCO Structures & Logistics Ltd.

ATCO Structures & Logistics Ltd.

February 23, 2012 09:00 ET

ATCO Structures & Logistics Expands Into Colombia Market

Bogota business office offers modular solutions for mining, energy, infrastructure and urban construction

BOGOTA, COLOMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 23, 2012) - Tecno Fast ATCO S.A., the South American joint-venture partner of ATCO Structures & Logistics, has opened an office in Bogota, Colombia to meet the country's growing need for modular solutions in mining, energy, infrastructure and urban construction.

"The Bogota office will allow us to service several industries that are experiencing strong economic growth," said Harry Wilmot, President & Chief Operating Officer, ATCO Structures & Logistics. "We believe our experience in other parts of South America will assist us in providing high quality modular solutions to the Colombian marketplace."

The new Bogota branch offers ATCO's full range of modular building products, including workforce housing, offices, lavatories, dormitories and storage units.

Tecno Fast ATCO has been serving South America since 1995 and demand for its products and services has continued to grow. With operations in Chile, Peru, Brazil and Argentina, the company's modular building rental and sales business experienced significant growth in 2011.

ATCO Structures & Logistics offers modular buildings, site services, and industrial noise control worldwide. With manufacturing facilities in North America, South America and Australia, and operations on five continents, the company has the expertise to deliver a rapid, turnkey solution anywhere it is needed. To learn more visit www.atcosl.com.

ATCO Structures & Logistics is part of the ATCO Group of Companies. ATCO Group, with more than 8,800 employees and assets of approximately $12 billion, delivers service excellence and innovative business solutions worldwide with leading companies engaged in structures & logistics (manufacturing, logistics and noise abatement, utilities (pipelines, natural gas and electricity transmission and distribution), energy (power generation, natural gas gathering, processing, storage and liquids extraction) and technologies (business systems solutions). More information can be found at www.atco.com.

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Contact Information

  • ATCO Structures & Logistics Ltd
    Jason Kielau
    Senior Manager, Business Development, South America
    Canada: (403) 813-1951
    South America: +56 (2) 790 5013 or Cell: +56 (9) 61910615
    www.atco.com