FLUID PIRTEK AUSTRALIA MAY 2018 I 7 CUSTOMER PROFILE COMMUNITY We work very closely with Komatsu with both companies headquartered in Western Sydney and both considered innovators in their respective fields The partnership sees Pirtek provide field service support to Komatsu via its 96 strong national Service and Supply network and 350+ mobile fleet. Additionally, 14 Pirtek Service and Supply Centres strategically located around Australia are accredited and specifically geared to supply genuine Komatsu Engineered Standard hoses and assemblies. Pirtek and Komatsu Australia have been working together for nearly 15 years and more formally via our partnership since 2009. This gives our service and supply centres throughout Australia and New Zealand great pride that they can be associated with a market leading organisation such as Komatsu who, like Pirtek are at the forefront of innovative technologies in their field. It is also a win for business in Western Sydney, with two major businesses like Pirtek and Komatsu - that have their headquarters in close proximity - able to work hand in glove. At Pirtek we encourage our people to participate & engage with their community. PEOPLE IN THE COMMUNITY JOHN BAKER Pirtek Area Sales Manager Western Australia Like many Pirtek clients we’ve held a long term contractual arrangement with earthmoving equipment giant Komatsu for many years. One such team member doing a great job is John Baker – Area Sales Manager Western Australia. In addition to looking after an enormous region & group of customers, John commits what little spare time he has to the local Soccer Club, Yanchep United. John is responsible for the development of the Short sided, Miniroo & Junior players, focusing on skills development through SAP & Little Shooters programs and also the coordination and development of all Coaches. KOMATSU ABOUT KOMATSU • 127 Branches •  Komatsu invests over $800million pa R&D •  KOMATSU founded in 1921 • Employees 3033 •  70% of staff in technical roles •  Coverage across Australia, Indonesia, New Zealand & New Caledonia •  Three Distribution Centres - Sydney, Brisbane & Perth supported by local warehouses •  Remanufactured centres in, Brisbane & Perth •  Assembly facilities in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Brisbane, Hunter Valley & Mackay •  Emergency freight via Toll with 50+ aircraft on standby •  Komatsu Training Academy is a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) specifically developed for construction, quarry and mining customers by delivering nationally recognised and customised training. •  Application engineers to fine tune your product needs •  Full range provider, offering new and used equipment, parts, rental & finance