Strongco Corporation

Strongco Corporation

August 22, 2011 09:00 ET

Strongco Announces Addition of Terex® Finlay Products in New England

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 22, 2011) - Strongco Corporation (TSX:SQP) announced today its U.S. business unit, Chadwick-BaRoss, has been granted distribution rights for Terex® Finlay mobile crushing, screening and washing equipment in Connecticut, Maine Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.

The Terex Finlay mobile crusher line includes tracked mobile jaw, impact and cone crushers. This equipment, together with related mobile screeners and washing machines, are internationally renowned for their versatility in the reduction and sizing of aggregates for construction materials and also in recycling construction waste.

"The New England states are a substantial mobile crushing and screening market. Through Chadwick-BaRoss we have a business partner with locations throughout the market area, furnishing focused customer support and in-house crushing and screening product expertise," said Keith McCann, Sales Director for Terex Finlay. "This offers us a great partner platform to supply our products throughout the New England area and begins a relationship that we look forward to developing and growing."

"This agreement marks the formation of a great team that combines the strength of the Terex Finlay product line and its rich history in the aggregate business with the extensive dealer network of Chadwick-BaRoss," said Bob Dryburgh, President and Chief Executive Officer of Strongco. "Chadwick-BaRoss has formed a team of specialists to cover the territory and deliver its market leading customer service to its screening and crushing customers."

"This product line addition is in line with our growth strategy of adding globally recognized brands in markets we serve to our portfolio," Mr. Dryburgh added.

About Strongco Corporation

Strongco Corporation is one of Canada's largest multiline mobile equipment dealers and also operates in the northeastern U.S. through Chadwick-BaRoss, Inc. Strongco sells, rents and services equipment used in sectors such as construction, infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, utilities, municipalities, waste management and forestry. Strongco has approximately 600 employees servicing customers from 24 branches in Canada and five in the U.S. Strongco represents leading equipment manufacturers with globally recognized brands, including Volvo Construction Equipment, Case Construction, Manitowoc Crane, Terex Cedarapids, Ponsse, Powerscreen, Skyjack, Fassi, Allied, Taylor, ESCO, Dressta, Sennebogen, Takeuchi, Link-Belt and Kawasaki. Strongco is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol SQP.

About Terex Finlay

Terex Finlay is part of Terex Corporation and has been manufacturing mobile crushing, screening, washing and recycling equipment for over 50 years. Terex Finlay are global pioneers in mobile solutions and offer a comprehensive range of equipment to the quarrying, mining, construction, demolition and recycling industries. The Company's innovative machines are manufactured to provide efficient production, low operational costs and ease of maintenance.

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