Metso Outotec and Ascendum Makina to cooperate in Turkey

Metso Outotec Corporation’s press release on August 19, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. EEST

Metso Outotec and Ascendum Makina Tic A.S. have started the cooperation to provide crushing and screening solutions for companies in the aggregate industry in Turkey. As of August 2021, Ascendum will sell Metso Outotec’s mobile and stationary crushers,  vibrating equipment, and track- and wheel-mounted crushers and screens for aggregate processing. In addition, Ascendum will provide related Metso Outotec’s crusher wear parts and provide services, such as commissioning, service contracts and technical support.

“Ascendum has a strong reputation in providing earth moving equipment and services,” says Olli-Pekka Oksanen, Senior Vice President, Distribution Management Office at Metso Outotec. “We expect that the cooperation enables us to reach out to new aggregate crushing and screening customers more efficiently, as well as to provide our existing customers with faster access to parts, support and services.”

“The cooperation broadens our aggregate crushing and screening product offering,” says Mahir Hocaoglu, the CEO of Ascendum Makina. “Metso Outotec is a premium brand, and combined with our dedicated local expertise, our aim is to increase the customer satisfaction and to continue to be the preferred choice what it comes to aggregate crushing and screening solutions.”

Ascendum Makina Tic. A.S. is a Turkish distributor of equipment and services that are used in infrastructure projects, road construction projects, construction, and mining sectors. They have three main branches and three sub-dealer locations around Turkey with more than 600 employees. Read more at: http://www.ascendum.com.tr/ 

Further information, please contact:

Karima Dargaud, Head of Aftermarket Sales EMEA, Distributor Management Office, Metso Outotec, tel. +33 631 522 413, karima.dargaud(at)mogroup.com

Carlos Padin, Head of Capital Equipment Sales EMEA Hub South, Distributor Management Office, Metso Outotec, tel. +33 607 272 002, carlos.padin(at)mogroup.com

Metin Oz, Sales Manager, Ascendum Makina, tel. +90 533 691 0367, email: metin.oz(at)ascendum.com.tr

Mustafa Civan, CST Commercial Manager, Ascendum Makina, tel. +90 533 575 7126, email: mustafa.civan(at)ascendum.com.tr

Helena Marjaranta, Vice President, Communications and Brand, Metso Outotec, tel. +358 20 484 3212, email: helena.marjaranta(at)mogroup.com

Metso Outotec is a frontrunner in sustainable technologies, end-to-end solutions and services for the aggregates, minerals processing and metals refining industries globally. By improving our customers’ energy and water efficiency, increasing their productivity, and reducing environmental risks with our product and process expertise, we are the partner for positive change.  

Metso Outotec is committed to limiting global warming to 1.5°C with Science Based Targets. We ranked 8th on the 2021 Global 100 list of the world’s most sustainable companies.

Headquartered in Helsinki, Finland, Metso Outotec employs over 15,000 people in more than 50 countries and its sales for 2020 were about EUR 3.9 billion. The company is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki. mogroup.com, twitter.com/metsooutotec