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KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA Appoints Blue Ridge Tractor as Dealer in Illinois

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA continues to expand representation in the North American market by adding Blue Ridge Tractor to its growing dealer network. Blue Ridge Tractor will represent KOBELCO’s full line of excavators and cover territory from the southern counties of Illinois to the western most counties of Kentucky.


“KOBELCO is a manufacturer that is well-known for exceptional quality,” says Jake Gibbs, Co- wner and Sales Manager of Blue Ridge Tractor. “KOBELCO excavators are reliable and durable machines. They’re specifically designed from the operator’s point-of-view and loaded with cutting-edge features that make a difference on the jobsite. We’re proud to offer KOBELCO excavators to our customers and we have nothing but the utmost confidence in the support and expertise of the KOBELCO team.”

KOBELCO has long been recognized for its world class line of excavators. In order to continuously improve its singular product line, KOBELCO’s team of engineers and field experts dedicate substantial time and effort into the research and development of today’s leading technologies and machinery. KOBELCO ensures the delivery of excavators that can withstand the day-to-day rigors of demanding jobsites, while providing operators with all the production and comfort features required for a profitable days work. The staff of Blue Ridge Tractor will be working closely with KOBELCO to gain the required sales and product support training to deliver on KOBELCO’s promise of customer satisfaction. Blue Ridge Tractor will provide professional sales and service support on all KOBELCO excavators from their Benton, IL location.

Blue Ridge Tractor has over 80 years of experience serving the construction industry. They offer KOBELCO excavators for sale or rent, as well as full service maintenance and parts.

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA offers industry-leading crawler excavators in the 3,000 lb. to 245,000 lb. classes including zero tail swing, compact, standard, long-reach, mass excavation, and demolition models. Well-known as the excavator authority, KOBELCO is committed to producing quality machines with advanced productivity-boosting features and innovative technologies. With premier capabilities such as no time limit power boost and exclusive independent travel, KOBELCO machines ensure superior performance and efficiency for the toughest worksite challenges.  

Source: Kobelco