HILO-Yale Industrial Trucks Acquires Viccaro Equipment

HILO will take over Viccaro territories, assets, liabilities and personnel.

  • March 29, 2011
  • CDR Staff

Hyster lift truck dealer Viccaro Equipment has been acquired by HILO-Yale Industrial Trucks. Named as an authorized Hyster dealer, HILO updated its name to HILO Materials Handling Group to reflect its new dual-dealer status.

Headquartered in Hauppauge, N.Y., HILO has more than 20 years of experience serving Long Island’s Nassau and Suffolk counties. HILO will take over Hauppauge-based Viccaro territories, assets, liabilities and the majority of personnel. The existing Viccaro facility will be rebranded with the HILO name and used for storage purposes only.  

Hyster Co. based in Greenville, N.C., is a lift truck designer and manufacture offering 130 models configured for gasoline, LPG, diesel and electric power, with capacities that range from 2,000 to 115,000 pounds. Hyster Co. is an operating division of NACCO Materials Handling Group Inc., headquartered in Cleveland, and is a wholly owned subsidiary of NACCO Industries Inc.