Joining Metso distributor network allows Patten Cat to target aggregates, waste and mining customers with broader offerings
ELMHURST, IL — Patten Cat, Caterpillar’s authorized dealer in northern Illinois and northwest Indiana, announced recently it has joined the distribution network of Metso. The arrangement will better enable Patten Cat to reach new markets in need of stationary or mobile crushing and screening equipment.
Through the partnership, Patten Cat will offer the Metso line of crushing and screening products within its new equipment and rental fleets. Already a leader in the Caterpillar network of distributors, the addition of the product line will continue to strengthen Patten Cat’s reputation for quality products and unparalleled services.
“We are very pleased to enter this relationship with Metso whose reputation in the aggregates industry is based on more than a century of expertise,” said David Combs, VP of Patten Cat. “By adding Metso crushing and screening products to our offerings, we feel we can expand our presence and address new markets.”
“We are proud to welcome Patten Cat to our network of distributors,” said Ben Hansbury, VP distribution sales at Metso. “Patten Cat has an excellent reputation in this market, and a strong commitment to product support. “Together with Metso’s products and services, it will be a winning combination for our collective customers.”
Patten Cat is one of Caterpillar’s top dealers, having been in business and representing Caterpillar products since 1933. The company has six locations covering northwest Indiana and northern Illinois, far outpacing any of its competitors in the area.