Ruthmann, a manufacturer of truck-mounted and track-based compact aerial work platforms has, through its U.S. subsidiary Ruthmann North America LP, acquired its long-standing sales and service partner ReachMaster Inc. from Ebbe Christensen. ReachMaster Inc. has been a provider of compact aerial equipment and material handling equipment in North America for the past 20 years. The companies are now operating under the new name, Ruthmann Reachmaster North America LP.

The merger expands Ruthmann’s position in North America as a provider of large truck-mounted work platforms with ReachMaster’s well-established service organization, representing decades of extensive service experience and industry networks in the market, according to the company.