Marubeni-Komatsu joins forces with Topcon

(L-R) Jeremy Nugent (Marubeni-Komatsu), Yusaku Nemoto (Marubeni-Komatsu), Brian Graham (Marubeni-Komatsu), Andrew McCann (Topcon), Dave Bennett (Topcon)

MARUBENI-Komatsu is partnering with Topcon Positioning GB and Ireland to provide machine control technology, it has been announced.

The deal means Marubeni-Komatsu customers will now have access to the full range of Topcon machine control systems, which are described as featuring sophisticated technology to allow for a more efficient workflow across retrofitted systems.

The Topcon 3D Machine Control platform acts as a productivity tool by simplifying construction processes and giving operators the opportunity to reduce waste and improve safety, according to Marubeni-Komatsu.

Jeremy Nugent, sales director at Marubeni-Komatsu said, “Customer demand for intelligent machine control is a rapidly growing part of our business as big efficiency and productivity gains are being realised on projects up and down the country. This agreement with Topcon gives us an enhanced ability to provide our customers with the most cutting-edge job-site solutions.”

Dave Bennett, managing director at Topcon Positioning GB and Ireland added, “It’s great to be working with such a forward-thinking business to be able to provide the best possible equipment for construction and mining professionals.

“We’re looking forward to developing our relationship with Marubeni-Komatsu and its customers to truly increase efficiency on job sites across the UK.”