From January 1, 2017, Diesel Power AB will be the new distributor for Yanmar Industrial Engines in Sweden. The company is located in Kungsbacka, near Gothenburg. Its focus will be on Yanmar industrial engines. YANMAR SWEDEN AB will remain the distributor of and responsible for Yanmar marine engines in the Swedish market.
In Diesel Power AB, Yanmar has found a strong, enthusiastic partner for the sales and service of industrial diesel engines in Sweden. The company has been a successful John Deere distributor for quite some time and is fully familiar with the market. They have built a good reputation and are aware of all the technical needs, features and benefits to fulfill customers’ requirements.
Anders Alvhede of Diesel Power AB is responsible for sales to industrial customers and has more than 15 years of experience in industrial sales of engines, complete powertrain solutions, GENPACK and power packs. He was looking for a replacement of Diesel Power AB’s Mitsubishi dealership in the smaller engine range to keep up with new challenges. Yanmar was on top of his list. Alvhede says, "Yanmar industrial engines complete our catalog to offer the best technical solution to the challenging customer requirements of today. The distinguishing quality of Yanmar engines is that they are very flexible and very easy to integrate into existing applications, both mechanically and electronically."
"We are proud and delighted that a leading manufacturer of high-quality diesel engines like Yanmar has chosen us as their new Swedish distributor, thanks to our extensive technical expertise and long experience of industrial diesel engine applications," adds Peter Nauwerck, CEO of Diesel Power AB. According to Bert Kranenborg, Area Manager Industrial Powertrain department of Yanmar Europe, Diesel Power has the ability to actively support current and new customers. The company takes over responsibilities of the Yanmar subsidiary in Sweden. The current service and dealer network for industrial engines will remain in place.