New US distributor for Danish machine control specialist
05 October 2023
US-based construction technology distributor Benchmark Tool & Supply, Inc. has become a distributor for Danish machine control specialist Unicontrol. The partnership will see Benchmark provide 3D control technology for earthmoving equipment across the US East Coast.
Benchmark and Unicontrol said the technology will help contractors address common industry challenges, such as project delays, cost overruns, and a shortage of skilled labour.
Eric Teague, CEO of Benchmark Tool & Supply, said; “Unicontrol is precisely what the underserved segment of our industry has been looking for – a cost-effective, user-friendly system with built-in flexibility that adapts to the local needs of the construction industry and complements our existing portfolio of end-to-end solutions.
“Furthermore, the integrated diagnostics tool taps into our proactive approach to customer service, monitoring and support.”
Niels Bjerregaard, CEO at Unicontrol, added; “We are absolutely thrilled to kickstart our partnership with Benchmark Tool & Supply. Their commitment to a customer-centric approach aligns perfectly with how we do business here at Unicontrol.“
Benchmark is a North Carolina-based distributor that began operations in 2004 . It supplies technology including laser equipment, surveying and optical instruments, software, GPS, machine control, drones and field supplies and tools.
Established in Denmark in 2018, Unicontrol develops 3D machine control system for excavators, wheel loaders and backhoe loaders. It is active in 20 countries and has sold 800 systems worldwide.