For Immediate Release
Kelly Stanger, Director of Communication and Marketing
Miller Formless Company
Miller Formless Company and Guntert & Zimmerman form Strategic Alliance
Two industry leaders in concrete construction equipment come together
October 10, 2016 – Miller Formless Company (MFS) of McHenry, Illinois and Guntert & Zimmerman Const. Div., Inc. (G&Z) of Ripon, California have formed a strategic alliance of their sales, marketing, and service divisions. Under the terms of the agreement, MFS and G&Z will share industry knowledge, establish a common dealer network, and market one another’s products and services in order to more effectively serve the needs of the concrete construction industry worldwide. The mutually beneficial alliance will advance the interests of their clients, employees, and other stakeholders by combining their abilities to quickly and efficiently address customer needs. While providing a full range of concrete construction machinery and related equipment to the industry, the companies also intend to collaborate on advancements in technology and machine design.
With over 100 years of combined experience in concrete construction equipment manufacturing, both companies recognize the crucial role the other one holds in their respective markets. “As industry leaders, G&Z and MFS share the same philosophy of providing their customers with the most productive and versatile equipment on the market,” says Alessandro Bernacchia, Executive Vice President of G&Z. “This partnership really began years ago,” added Scott Smith, CEO of Miller Formless. “We’re thrilled that we could formalize what was already a great relationship and ensure that the industry will benefit from our enhanced expertise for years to come.”
About Guntert & Zimmerman
Established in 1942, G&Z is the pioneer and foremost innovator in concrete slipform paving equipment. Headquartered in Ripon, California, the company also manufactures texture cure machines, placer spreaders, trenchers, concrete batch plants, and canal lining equipment. The company’s equipment is used by construction contractors across the globe.
About Miller Formless Company
Miller Formless was founded in 1970 as a leading provider of mid-sized automated paving systems and other products. Located in McHenry, Illinois, the company continues to provide the same quality product and service it pioneered in the 1960’s. Its machines are currently in use throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Central America, Asia, and Australia.