STEVENSVILLE, MD November 2, 2022 – Heavy Duty vehicle lift leader Stertil-Koni, a Buy America company celebrating its 25th Anniversary, has been awarded a new purchasing contract with the Virginia Sheriffs’ Association (VSA) for vehicle lifts and garage related equipment.
The contract, #23-04-0713, is effective through August 14, 2023 and includes Stertil-Koni’s full line of heavy duty vehicle lifts, related accessories and shop equipment.
The VSA award adds to Stertil-Koni’s growing range of cooperative purchasing programs that make the company’s heavy duty lifting systems, accessories and shop equipment available for purchase to customers via a centralized process.
As noted on the VSA website, “The goal of VSA’s Heavy Equipment Procurement Program is to establish cooperative contracts for use by public bodies in the Commonwealth that achieve competitive pricing on equipment that county and city government agencies purchase.”
Stertil-Koni embraces the VSA mission by engineering and delivering the highest quality vehicle lifts in the industry -- recognized for their lifting capacity, safety, durability and efficiency. Further, the vast majority of Stertil-Koni vehicle lifts are certified by the industry’s independent, third-party watchdog, the Automotive Lift Institute (ALI).
In making today’s announcement, Dr. Jean DellAmore, President of Stertil-Koni noted, “Stertil-Koni is proud to be of service to the Virginia Sheriffs’ Association and to provide the Commonwealth of Virginia our state-of-the-art heavy duty vehicle lifts, accessories, shop equipment – all combined with the highest level of service -- to maximize safety and vehicle uptime.”
In Virginia, Stertil-Koni’s products are sold and serviced by Alan Tye & Associates (ATA). Based in Fairfax, Virginia, and serving Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, DC, Virginia, North Carolina and West Virginia, ATA provides sales, installation, and service on a full range of vehicle service equipment. The company also operates one of the largest service organizations for heavy duty shop equipment in the region.
Stertil-Koni - proud to be a Buy America company - is the market leader in heavy duty vehicle lifts, notably bus lifts and truck lifts, and proudly serves municipalities, state agencies, school bus fleets, major corporations, the U.S. Military and more. Stertil-Koni's breadth of products meets all ranges of lifting needs and includes portable lifts such as Mobile Column Lifts, 2-post, 4-post, inground piston lifts, platform lifts, and its axle-engaging, inground, scissor lift configuration, ECOLIFT. The company’s innovative, inground telescopic piston DIAMONDLIFT is now available with an optional Continuous Recess system, ideal for low clearance vehicles. Stertil-Koni USA is headquartered in Stevensville, Maryland with production facilities in Europe, The Netherlands, and Streator, IL.
The Virginia Sheriffs’ Association (VSA) gives a voice to Virginia sheriffs and deputies. Working on many levels and in cooperation with the various segments of the criminal justice system and state government, VSA guarantees unfailing representation for sheriffs and deputies throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia. VSA represents 95% of the 123 sheriff’s offices in Virginia with more than 9,200 sheriff, deputy and sheriff’s office staff members with law enforcement, jails, court services and civil process responsibilities.
Contact: Paul Feldman, Paul.Feldman@Stertil-Koni.com, 410-643-9001