Japanese plant giant Komatsu is the second largest construction, mining and industrial machinery manufacturer in the world. Based in Tokyo, Japan, Komatsu has manufacturing facilities across the world, including a major wheeled and crawler excavator plant in Birtley, County Durham.
Komatsu is a full line manufacturer, producing everything from compact equipment such as mini excavators, skid steers and compact loaders, to heavy mining machinery such as shovels, wheeled loaders, dozers, dump trucks and crushing machinery. Komatsu also has a number of businesses outside of construction plant, including electronics, industrial machinery and logistics.
Komatsu construction machinery is well regarded around the world and commands strong residual values on the used market. A full range of Komatsu Working Gear attachments is available to increase the versatility of most construction equipment.
In the UK, Komatsu machinery is distributed through Marubeni-Komatsu, which has seven company-owned outlets for larger plant and employs local equipment dealers for its compact range of products.
Marubeni-Komatsu Construction Equipment Finance offers a range of flexible finance solutions for new and used machinery.
In Northern Ireland Komatsu is distributed by WAC McCandless, while in the Republic of Ireland the machinery is sold through McHale Plant Sales. All Komatsu dealers offer a wide range of new and used construction equipment, along with parts and service back-up.