Mecalac Construction Equipment UK has appointed Gordons Construction Equipment to its national dealer network. The Castle Douglas-headquartered firm will retail Mecalac’s latest models from its head office and five depots across Wigtownshire, Dumfries, Strathaven, Berryhill and Carlisle (based at Rickerby Ltd). Founded in 1865, James Gordon Ltd, or ‘Gordons’, is the premier distributor of agricultural and construction machinery in South West Scotland.

Specialists in new and used equipment, the dealer also supplies parts, servicing and support. Factory-trained engineers lead its comprehensive after-sales care programmes, which includes an on-site service network. 

Paul Macpherson, Commercial Director at Mecalac Construction Equipment UK, commented: “It is excellent news indeed to be working with a distributor that has such a rich history and reputation. Gordons Construction Equipment is another great addition to our growing national network. Construction professionals in the South and West of Scotland will have access to our latest portfolio of compact, class-leading construction equipment, backed by trusted servicing and support.” 

Kevin Fraser, Sales Manager at Gordons Construction Equipment, added: “With a focus on performance, innovation, safety and efficiency, Mecalac is a brand trusted around the world. Site conditions in Scotland are often tough and it takes well-engineered, reliable equipment to maintain productivity.

That is why we are keen to show our customers the benefits of Mecalac equipment and drive strong growth throughout the region.” A global leader in the design and manufacture of compact construction equipment, Mecalac boasts a comprehensive portfolio of site dumpers, backhoe loaders, compaction rollers, excavators and wheel loaders. The latest Stage V-compliant models feature highly-innovative technologies and capabilities to revolutionise on-site efficiencies and operator performance.  For more information about Mecalac’s latest range, or to find your nearest dealer, visit www.mecalac.com/en.