thyssenkrupp to acquire Nashville Machine Elevator
thyssenkrupp Elevator has acquired the Elevator division of Nashville Machine Company.
Formerly the exclusive distributor in the Middle Tennessee area for thyssenkrupp Elevator, Nashville Machine Elevator (NME) has 130 employees, they all will be given the opportunity to join thyssenkrupp.
The office will be integrated into thyssenkrupp as one of its branches in the Southeast, joining sister locations in Knoxville, Chattanooga and Memphis, Tennessee. "As one of our most trusted distributors, Nashville Machine Elevator has consistently demonstrated an expertise and commitment to thyssenkrupp and our state-of-the-art products and technology," said Steve Wedge, Interim CEO and CFO of thyssenkrupp Elevator North America.
"Their strong relationships in the Nashville area coupled with an excellent service, modernization and new installation base makes Nashville Machine and its hard-working employees a perfect fit in the growing thyssenkrupp Elevator family."
Highly respected global elevator leader
"Today is an exciting day for Nashville Machine Elevator, joining a highly respected global elevator leader that is deeply committed to the industry and the people they serve," said Sam Chitty, General Manager of NME.
"Since the 1920s, we have prided ourselves on providing high-quality elevator service and products for the Middle Tennessee area, and we are thrilled that we will be able to continue that tradition as a member of thyssenkrupp."