Palatine, IL (October 2011) - Alban Cat based in Baltimore, MD now represents the NorAm 65E compact motor grader from its 11 locations in the mid-Atlantic region. The 84 year old family owned Caterpillar dealer will sell, rent and support the 65E at each branch location including its extensive network of CAT Rental Stores: Alban Rents.
Ziegler Cat based in Minneapolis will provide coverage for its market from its 13 locations in Minnesota and seven in Iowa. Ziegler will provide sales, service and parts from all locations including Ziegler Rental operations. The 97 year old dealership has represented the Caterpillar product line since 1914 and is based on founder W.H. Ziegler's philosophy to "the best equipment and provide the best service."
"We are very pleased to have Alban Tractor and Ziegler Cat join our team," says Dave Watson, vice president of NorAm. "Both companies feature extensive histories and are very highly respected in their marketplaces. Our machine complements their product lines and provides their sales professionals with additional creative and cost effective solutions for customers in their areas of trade."