June 3, 2017
Antwerp, Belgium, June 03, 2017: On June 2nd, Ray Lofgren, President Atlas Copco Specialty Division, and Stefaan Vertriest, General Manager Atlas Copco Rental Europe, officially opened the new Rental Europe site in Boom, Belgium.
More than 200 customers, Atlas Copco employees and other partners participated in the joyful event.
“ The success of Atlas Copco Rental relies on three pillars: our clients, our team and our innovative state-of-the-art machines, ”
New European office The new site in Boom was built especially to accommodate the expansion of Rental Europe’s activities.
The building introduces the Activity Based Working concept, allowing the team to communicate better and work more efficiently. The location has been chosen for its excellent logistic positioning and proximity to the Compressor Technique site in Wilrijk.
“We work very closely with our customers and have a lot of technical expertise to offer complex, temporary solutions. We bring the feedback from our clients back to the R&D team to ensure continuous innovations and better machines.”
Atlas Copco is a world-leading provider of sustainable productivity solutions. The Group serves customers with innovative compressors, vacuum solutions and air treatment systems, construction and mining equipment, power tools and assembly systems. Atlas Copco develops products and services focused on productivity, energy efficiency, safety and ergonomics. The company was founded in 1873, is based in Stockholm, Sweden, and has a global reach spanning more than 180 countries. In 2016, Atlas Copco had revenues of BSEK 101 (BEUR 11) and about 45 000 employees. Learn more at www.atlascopcogroup.com.
Specialty Rental is a division within Atlas Copco’s Construction Technique business area. It serves customers in the industry segments around the world with temporary air and power rental solutions. The specialty rental services are offered under several brands. The divisional headquarters is located in Boom, Belgium.