Plainview, New York, August 8, 2012 - Fortbrand Services, Inc., the exclusive North American distributor for Beam A/S, a Danish manufacturer of specialized, high performance airport sweepers, announces the purchase of two Beam (2) glycol recovery vehicles (GRV) by Aero Mag 2000 for use at Edmonton International Airport (YEG).
The Beam is a self-contained, one operator vehicle capable of performing a number of tasks, which are usually performed by several vehicles, typically required for the proper maintenance of airfield facilities. The working components are mounted on a customer specified chassis and are comprised of a heavy duty stainless steel hopper and water and detergent tanks. Primarily designed for runway rubber removal, Beam Airport Service Vehicles are also capable of performing glycol recovery, apron sweeping and scrubbing, runway sweeping, street sweeping and various liquid or debris pick-up through its full width suction nozzles and wander hose.
The GRV model is designed to recover spent glycol from airport apron areas. It is equipped with a large heated hopper that makes it an ideal vehicle for this function. Fortbrand Services is a niche business specializing in the sale, lease and rental of aircraft ground support equipment throughout the aviation industry. The Company also is a distributor for unique airfield maintenance equipment, including high-speed Vammas snow removal vehicles, the multi-function Hagie GST 20 Sprayer and the Beam A8000 Multi-Task Airport Service Vehicle.
For additional information contact Alan J. Stearn, Executive Vice President of Fortbrand Services, or visit our web site at www.fortbrand.com.