Manitou Americas recently welcomed May Heavy Equipment, LLC to the Gehl dealer network. May Heavy Equipment will offer the full Gehl line of skid loaders, track loaders, compact excavators, articulated loaders and telescopic handlers at five locations throughout North Carolina and South Carolina. “We are thrilled that May Heavy Equipment is joining the Gehl dealer network,” said Eric Burkhammer, Manitou Americas vice president of sales and marketing.
“We are confident the full lineup of Gehl equipment will be a strong asset to the construction and landscape needs in this market.” May Heavy Equipment was founded in 1997 by Bert and Jacob May and has expanded throughout the southeast as a reliable source for heavy equipment rentals, new and used sales, and service. They have a vast inventory of over 200 machines, and their qualified service mechanics provide a full range of services to suit any need. The Gehl product line will be available at their stores in Lexington, N.C; Clayton, N.C.; Columbia, S.C.; Piedmont, S.C. and Summerville, S.C. “We are excited to offer our customers an even wider range of quality products that Gehl provides,” said Richie Ambrose, vice president of new equipment sales for May Heavy Equipment.
“Additionally, we look forward to meeting with and helping existing Gehl owners in the Carolina’s for parts, service, sales and rentals.” Gehl is a leading manufacturer and distributor of skid loaders, track loaders, articulated loaders, compact excavators and telescopic handlers used worldwide in construction and agricultural applications. Founded in 1859, the company — now Manitou Americas — is headquartered in West Bend, Wis.