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February 25, 2021

NEW GROWTH COMING FOR DRIVE PRODUCTS REGINA 

We are excited to announce that Drive Products has acquired 5 acres of prime industrial land in Regina, SK. Located in the Sherwood business park, this newly acquired land will allow for the expansion of our existing Regina branch and will also serve as the future home of our new Voth Western Canada Manufacturing Centre. The expanded Drive Products: Regina will be a full spectrum operation, housing our Manufacturing, Upfitting and Distribution Operations.

In addition to offering the full suite of products and services currently offered by Drive Products, Drive Products: Regina will serve as “Voth West”. The Voth Western Canada Manufacturing Centre will manufacture a mix of truck mounted equipment with strong demand in Western Canadian markets while also providing the additional manufacturing capacity to support current growth rates. By securing this land, Drive Products continues its commitment to our strong Western Canadian customer base. Additionally, this expansion represents a continued investment in our future in the West. We look forward to bringing you updates as the project continues to take shape.

Click here for the: Official Press Release 

February 1, 2021

DRIVE PRODUCTS RETURNS TO REGINA, SASKATCHEWAN AND ACQUIRES DYNAMIC MOBILE POWER SOLUTIONS

We are pleased to announce that Drive Products has acquired Dynamic Mobile Power Solutions in Regina, Saskatchewan.

This new and exciting opportunity allows Drive Products to return to the province of Saskatchewan and be reunited with some familiar faces. Operating out of Dynamic’s existing facility, we will continue to support their valued customer base as a Drive Products branch. Some of those familiar faces are Pat Buxton, Darren Loydl, and Murray Wingrove who will continue in their current roles and assist in the transition and integration into Drive Products.

Drive Products-Regina is well positioned, with core competencies in PTO, Hydraulics, Bulk Transport and Driveline Manufacturing. As we settle into Regina, our team plans to further develop traditional line business and integrate our diversified truck equipment mix into the branch offering, including our family of manufactured Dump Bodies, Decks, Chipper Bodies, Service Bodies and Roll-Offs and premium truck equipment lines (Crane, Tow & Recovery, Aerial, Snow & Ice, among others).

Drive Products-Regina is an important addition to our growing national footprint. As our representative location in the province of Saskatchewan, Drive Products-Regina will extend our support to our national accounts while also providing improved support for our regional customer base in Saskatchewan.

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October 30, 2020

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Robert Edmonds – President & COO of Drive Products visits the Drive Products Global Distribution Center in Mississauga, ON.

Global Distribution Center customers have kindly shared letters of appreciation with our team and Robert had the opportunity to meet with the GDC team to share these notes.

A big thank you to our GDC team for keeping products shipping nationwide to our valued customers and Drive Products branches across Canada.

 

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October 13, 2020

Kargo King Roll-Off System Announces International Distributor Agreement with Truck Hydraulic Solutions in Australia

Kargo King Roll-Off Systems is pleased to announce our International distributor agreement with Truck Hydraulic Solutions in Australia.

Truck Hydraulic Solutions is a growing National company with sales & service workshops in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, specialising in the design, supply, fitment and commissioning of hydraulic systems. Quality for THS means aligning themselves with quality manufacturers such as OMFB PTO’s, pumps and valves, Di Natale Bertelli underbody cylinders, Hidromas trailer cylinders and OMSI split shaft units and heavy-duty clutch drives.

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September 15, 2020

UPDATE: GWA MANUFACTURING AND DRIVE PRODUCTS NATIONAL FLEET UPFITTING FACILITY

Since Fall 2019, the GWA team has been managing a building expansion project at the Windsor manufacturing and upfitting facility. With the intention to increase manufacturing space, and integrate Drive Products upfitting, this expansion aimed to double the existing footprint at that location with an additional 40,000 sq. ft.

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JULY 7, 2020

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MAKING ROOM FOR THE FUTURE

Today our President, Robert Edmonds, and the Voth family are pleased to announce the purchase of approximately 25 acres of future development land adjacent to our current Voth Truck Bodies manufacturing operations in Courtland ON.

 

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July 15, 2020

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INTRODUCING DRIVE PRODUCTS OTTAWA

We are excited to announce our new Drive Products branch in the nation’s capital of Ottawa, Ontario.
The Drive Products Ottawa Location will serve customers in Ottawa, Gatineau QC and the surrounding regions. Drive Products Ottawa sits on 25,000 sq. feet at: 1611 Liverpool Court, Ottawa ON
 

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June 8, 2020

DRIVE/DEL UPFITTING NEWMARKET TEAM IS MOVING INTO A NEW FACILITY

Drive Products - DEL upfitting team in Newmarket will be temporarily closing operations for 1 week starting Monday June 8th, 2020. We will be completing our move into our brand-new facility at:

100 Harry Walker Parkway N, Newmarket, ON.

During this time, all operations related to installation, manufacturing, service, shipping and receiving will be unavailable. We thank you for your continued support and look forward to supporting you from our new location beginning June 15th,2020. For more information please see branch key contacts below:

Ivan Valverde – Inside Sales – ivalverde@driveproducts.com

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March 31, 2020

DRIVE PRODUCTS ANNOUNCES MERGER WITH DEL EQUIPMENT INC.

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Robert Edmonds, President and COO of Drive Products, and Paul Martin, President of Del Equipment today are pleased to announce the purchase and sale of DEL Equipment’s business operations across Canada. The result of this merger will be historical, and we will see the establishment of the largest truck upfitting operation in Canada. DEL with a history of 75 years and DPI with 37 years of history creates an industry presence, leading to opportunities and capabilities developed by both companies for the truck upfitting industry. This merger will create greater truck upfitting capacity in Canada for Drive Products,  and span light duty, through medium duty and into the heavy-duty class 7 and 8 truck marketplace. Essentially, if you have a truck that needs upfitting to do work, no matter what size, we can “Do It”.
 

To read more about this merger, click here.