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Falcon Equipment is opening a 2nd branch on Vancouver Island


February 3, 2022
By Crane & Hoist Canada staff

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Falcon EquipmentFalcon Equipment is opening a new location on Vancouver island. (Photo: Falcon Equipment)

Falcon Equipment is opening its second branch on Vancouver Island.

The new location will open on March 1, on the South end of Vancouver Island in Sooke, British Columbia (7450 Butler Road). The branch will be offering sales, service, rentals and parts support for all of Falcon Equipment’s core product lines.

“We are excited to open our second location on Vancouver Island. Falcon is on an aggressive growth plan; we are continuously evaluating the market and our customer’s needs. This branch opening helps to continue to position us as market leaders in Western Canada.”  Said Falcon Equipment President Dan Kielan.

Al Zinger, a familiar face to our customers on Vancouver Island, will manage the new branch. Zinger has been with Falcon Equipment for 17 years in a variety of positions and has been managing the company’s Nanaimo branch since it opened in 2017.

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“We are eager to continue to expand on Vancouver Island. Being a one stop shop for our customers is our top priority,” Zinger said. “Since 2017, we have continued to grow our fleet of mobile service trucks to ensure we are able to service our customer’s equipment anytime, anywhere, keeping their downtime to a minimum.”

Falcon Equipment was founded in 1988, and provides sales, service, rentals and parts support to the lifting, rail, municipal and utility industries within Canada and some areas of the United States.

The new Vancouver Island branch is the company’s six location, joining stores in Nanaimo, B.C.; Surrey, B.C.; Edmonton, Alberta; Regina, Saskatchewan and Winnipeg, Manitoba. The company’s suppliers Palfinger, National Crane, Boss Railcar Movers, Dieci, Henderson, Stellar, ETI and more.