Posted by on Aug 1, 2014 in News |

Sakai Partners with Heavy Machines, Inc. in North Georgia

Adairsville, GA, August 1, 2014 – Sakai America is pleased to announce it is partnering with Heavy Machines, Inc. to service the needs of soil roller customers across northern Georgia.  The appointment of Heavy Machines, Inc. as an authorized Sakai dealer for this region is effective immediately.

Sakai America and Heavy Machines, Inc. have enjoyed a strong partnership since 2011, serving soil roller and asphalt roller customers in select areas of eastern Tennessee and Louisiana.

Heavy Machines, Inc. will serve customers from its newly opened branch location, in Covington, Georgia.  The Covington branch officially opened on June 1, and is led by veteran equipment professional, Dick Kelly.

The Covington branch easily serves metro-Atlanta customers, and is located at:

10110 Roberts Way

Covington, GA 30014

Phone: 770-788-0888


Sakai Soil Rollers ranging from a drum width of 54” to 84” will be available to customers for rental, as well as for sale.  As always, Heavy Machines, Inc. will have the parts and service knowledge on-site, ready to support Sakai customers in north Georgia.

Brandon Crockett, Southeast District Manager for Sakai America explains, “We’ve been extremely pleased with our relationship with Heavy Machines, Inc.  For more than forty years they have been known for providing outstanding technical product service and parts support.  We have seen this commitment up close, and could not be more pleased with our relationship.”

Heavy Machines, Inc. is a full service heavy equipment dealer, providing rentals, sales, parts and service support to a wide range of businesses.

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Crockett adds, “Heavy Machines, Inc. provides the strong advantage of offering high quality equipment, meeting a wide range of equipment needs.  Customers in north Georgia will soon see why Heavy Machines, Inc. has a strong reputation.”

Steve Northcross, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Heavy Machines, Inc states, “Our company has always carried higher quality products.  We have always been impressed with the unique product innovations offered by Sakai and their commitment to long term performance in the field.  The best an equipment dealer can hope for is a product that never stops improving and leading the way in product performance and value.  We are very proud to represent Sakai in the greater Atlanta area where we feel too many contractors have settled for something less.”

For more information about Heavy Machines, Inc. please visit

Sakai enjoys a strong global presence, with manufacturing facilities in four countries and a solid presence in 110 countries around the world.  Since its inception in 1918, Sakai has steadily grown to the organization it is today, producing more than 4000 vibratory compactors each year.

Since its introduction to the North American market in 1976, Sakai America has become known for producing the most innovative rollers in the industry.  Sakai rollers are produced with the highest standards and as a result of its dedication to quality, Sakai owns one of the strongest service records across America.

With manufacturing facilities and product support located in Adairsville, Georgia, as well as a strong dealer network across North America, Sakai America produces and supports a solid line-up of high force vibratory soil compactors and high frequency vibratory asphalt rollers.

More information about Sakai America, as well as its complete line of compaction equipment may be found by visiting



CONTACT: Josh Steele
Sakai America
770.877.9433 ext. 214