H&E Opens New Facility in the Birmingham Area

Effective March 2, 2020, H&E Equipment Services Inc. (H&E) announces the opening of a new branch in Bessemer, AL, serving the Birmingham market.

The new location is at 806 Labarge Drive, Bessemer, AL 35022-8320, phone 205-760-7200. The 26,500-square-foot facility sits on 5.5 acres with a fully fenced yard area, offices, parts warehouse, and a repair shop with 10 service bays.  The facility is capable of servicing a variety of construction and general industrial equipment. It joins the existing H&E crane facility in serving the Birmingham area and is the fifth full-service Alabama branch.

The branch specializes in aerial lifts, telescopic forklifts, earthmoving machinery, compaction equipment, generators, compressors, and more and represents the following manufacturers:  Allmand, Atlas Copco, Blue Diamond, Bomag, Gehl, Generac, Genie, Hamm, JCB, JLG, John Deere, LBX, LayMor, MEC, Miller, Multiquip, Okada, Skyjack, SkyTrak, Sullair, Takeuchi, UniCarriers, and Yanmar.

“As construction continues to grow in the Birmingham metro area, we are excited to dedicate the resources and open our second branch in the market to better service our customers’ equipment needs,” said Joe Scherzinger, Regional Vice President.  “As our slogan says, ‘We’re an equipment company, run by equipment people.’ Although our resources are vast, we take a personal approach and are dedicated to working with customers to best help them with their needs.” 

In addition to equipment rentals, the facility provides new and used equipment sales, in-shop and mobile service, comprehensive parts availability, training, and other value-added services. 

Established in 1961, H&E is one of the largest equipment distributors and rental companies in the United States, ranking eighth nationwide. Including the Birmingham branch, H&E has 94 locations throughout the Pacific Northwest, West Coast, Intermountain, Southwest, Gulf Coast, Southeast, and Mid-Atlantic regions.