The facility, which will be headed by Gleason’s Tony Bartlett, will serve both Gleason Cranes and Gleason Rentals and help provide support services and pre-delivery of all new and dry hire cranes in the Queensland market.

Gleason is a distributor of new cranes from manufacturers including Zoomlion, Galizia, Ormig and R&B minicrawlers.

The company also appointed Brad Kirby as sales manager for the Western Australia region.