Ramirent AS acquires rental assets of Wee Group

Ramirent AS, the largest construction equipment rental company in Norway, has acquired the rental assets of Rolf Wee Transport AS. The acquisition also includes parts of the ongoing business interests and personnel.

The acquisition strengthens Ramirent's operations in the Haugesund region through new customer relationships and by increasing Ramirent's presence in the area. The transaction also increases Ramirent's own workforce in the region.

I am delighted to be able complete this transaction and welcome Wee Group's rental operations to join Ramirent Norway. Wee Group's assets and employees will fit Ramirent's existing operations very well, and will enhance Ramirent's ability to support the customers, both current and new, in Haugesund area, says Fredrik Brandal, MD of Ramirent Norway.

Wee Group is a family-owned company, whose HQ is located in Førresfjorden, Norway. The company's main operations focus on import, sales and distribution of various construction machinery, accessories, and parts.

Ramirent is one of Europe's leading machine rental companies. We deliver machine and safety solutions to both the construction industry and other industries, with the goal of increasing safety and efficiency at workplaces.

Ramirent has operations in nine countries and since 2019 has been part of Loxam Group, the leading European machine rental company with more than 11,000 employees and operations in more than 30 countries

The acquisition was fully completed in August 2022.

For further information: Fredrik Brandal, MD Ramirent Norway fredrik.brandal@ramirent.no +47 928 30 090

Ville Kyöstilä, Director M&A, Ramirent Group ville.kyostila@ramirent.com +358 40 866 5876