10 Feb Little Rock Co. Acquires Westquip
February 10, 2013, Tulsa: Hugg & Hall Equipment Company, one of the largest material handling companies in the lower Midwest, has announced it has acquired Oklahoma City-based Westquip, Inc.
Westquip is an award-winning Toyota Industrial Equipment dealer that offers the largest selection of rental forklifts in Oklahoma. In addition, Westquip sells forklifts for special applications from other manufacturers, such as Hoist, Sellick and Combilift.
“The acquisition of Westquip strengthens Hugg & Hall’s commitment to provide the highest level of customer satisfaction for the markets we serve in Arkansas, Louisiana, East Texas, Southern Missouri – and now Oklahoma,” commented John Hugg, president of Hugg & Hall Equipment Company.
Tulsa-based Acquisition Advisors represented the owners of Westquip on an exclusive basis.
“David Perkins and his team did an excellent job,” said Fred Stanley, co-founder and former co-owner of Westquip. “They quietly identified and evaluated all the best candidates for us, brought us the top seven, and we chose Hugg & Hall. It’s a very good fit.” Stanley added,
“Westquip’s pursuit of excellence in products, leadership, and customer service will continue through Hugg & Hall Equipment Company.”
For more information contact:
Hugg & Hall
David L. Perkins, Jr.