Barko hydraulics announced the addition of National Equipment Dealers (NEDs) as a new authorized reseller of the company.

With over 30 years of experience in the heavy equipment sales and rental industry and serving customers in a range of industries, NED will sell and support the full line of Barko equipment in South Carolina. .

Justin Rupar, president of Barko, expressed his enthusiasm for the partnership.

“NED has served customers in the construction and forestry industries for many years and has earned an impressive reputation for satisfying customers not only with technical aptitude, but also with a service-minded culture. This are characteristics that Barko shares and respects.

“Like Barko, NED values ​​hard work, dedication and high-quality craftsmanship. It’s not just the equipment, it’s the people that matter. Relationships matter. Every employee can make a difference by tackling challenges head-on to deliver excellence to customers,” said Rupar.

With 15 locations in Texas, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia and Florida, NED serves customers in earthmoving, forestry, mining, oil and gas, scrap and material handling, road construction, landscaping, government, municipalities and more.

Kevin Lee, Barko’s sales manager, was instrumental in securing the distribution deal.

“Adding NED to our network represents an opportunity for strong and mutual growth,” said Lee. “The combination of their reach, inventory and reputation, combined with the strength of our brand and the popularity of our machines is a great recipe for success.”

Paul Harmer, head of the NED Forestry division, expressed the same enthusiasm.

“We are excited to expand our relationship and territory with Barko’s innovative product offering. We look forward to expanding our business throughout the NED territory with this great product.”

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