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Sutphen Corporation Announces New Dealer in Western U.S.

AMLIN, OH—Sutphen Corporation has announced that Boise Mobile Equipment (BME), of Boise, Idaho, is its official sales and service representative in California, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, and Wyoming.

Zach Rudy, director of sales and marketing for the Sutphen Corporation, explains how Boise Mobile came to represent the company. “Sutphen was actively seeking a distribution partner with a strong sales and service presence in California and other western states,” he says. “After meeting with leadership from Boise Mobile, listening to their passion for the business, and spending time with them at the Sutphen facility, it was clear that this organization had all of the attributes we were looking for.” Rudy continues, “BME’s attention to detail in the products they build, their commitment to customer service, and their passion for what they do are just a few of the reasons we feel they are the right company to represent our company. We are extremely happy to welcome Boise Mobile Equipment to our team.”

“We are excited to add Boise Mobile Equipment to our growing dealer network,” says Clark Green, national sales manager for Sutphen Corporation. “BME’s established reputation within the fire industry and their commitment to providing exceptional sales and service support will help us strengthen our presence in this Western territory.”

Sutphen Corporation’s president, Drew Sutphen, shares, “The entire Sutphen team is excited to welcome Boise Mobile Equipment to our dealer network. BME will contribute to Sutphen’s mission to provide the safest, most reliable fire apparatus in the world, through their dedication to customer focus and service after the sale.”

Boise Mobile Equipment president, Chad Moffat, shares his view of the new venture. “We (BME) are excited to partner with Sutphen Corporation as part of their dealership program,” he says. “Sutphen Corporation offers a great opportunity for BME to expand their footprint in the fire industry with the addition of aerial lines, engines, and chassis platforms. BME is committed to building and providing the best fire apparatus for our customers, and partnering as a Sutphen dealer is a step in the right direction. BME will continue to expand our presence in the fire industry and manufacture custom fire apparatus with more functionality, safety, and durability. Purchasing a BME or Sutphen Fire Apparatus is a great investment for any fire department.”  

Boise Mobile Equipment has been in business since 1990 in Boise, Idaho. Today, BME is known as a premier manufacturer of Type 3, 4, and 6 wildland firefighting vehicles. In addition, its also manufactures a wide variety of command vehicles for the law enforcement and fire industries along with tenders and rescues. In addition to its facility in Boise, BME focuses on servicing its customers with service centers up and down the west coast and mobile technicians to service customers on site at their fire stations.

Sutphen Corporation is an Ohio-based, privately held, family-owned business that manufactures the high-quality, heavy-duty, custom-built emergency response vehicles. The company’s is headquartered in Ohio.

For more information, visit www.sutphen.com.