Press release May 2, 2019 02:00:00 PM CET

Empire Southwest of Arizona joins Metso aggregates distributor community

Empire Southwest of Arizona joins Metso aggregates distributor community

Metso Corporation's press release on May 2, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. EEST

Metso's USA aggregates distributor community is pleased to welcome Empire Southwest of Arizona.

Since 1950, Empire has focused on building partnerships with local industries. A booming economy and a culture based on integrity and customer service fueled steady growth for the company.

Today, Empire has more than 1,900 employees throughout Arizona and southeastern California. Serving a wide range of construction related customer segments, Empire will now offer Metso's full range of aggregates related mobile and stationary crushing and screening products and services.

"We pride ourselves on supporting our clients' success with the best products and solutions. The Metso line will increase the diversity of the products we offer to better serve our clients," said David Mullaney, Director of Sales at Empire.

"Empire is a highly respected and service focused distributor," said Ben Hansbury, Vice President, Distribution Sales at Metso. "We are very excited to be partnering with them and providing our end customers with premium quality crushing and screening solutions."

Empire's 14 construction equipment locations in Arizona and its two California branches will support Metso's products and services. Contact information can be found on Metso's location finder.

About Empire Southwest, LLC
Empire Southwest is the authorized Caterpillar® dealer for heavy equipment and engines in Arizona, and Southeastern California. The third-generation, family owned company was founded in 1950 and is headquartered in Mesa, Arizona. More information is available at

About Metso
Metso is a world-leading industrial company offering equipment and services for the sustainable processing and flow of natural resources in the mining, aggregates, recycling, and process industries. With our unique knowledge and innovative solutions, we help our customers improve their operational efficiency, reduce risks, and increase profitability. Metso is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki in Finland and had sales of about 3.2 billion in 2018. Metso employs over 13,000 people in more than 50 countries.

For further information, please contact:

David Fierros, Distribution Manager, Metso, Tel. (480) 258-4662, Email:  

Stephanie Kaminski, Head of Marketing and Communications USA and Canada, Metso, Tel. +1 412 269 5298, Email:

Helena Marjaranta, Vice President, Communications and Stakeholder Relations, Metso Corporation, Tel. +358 20 484 3212, Email:

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