The dealers, UST (Universal Spetstechnica), based in Moscow, and ACT (Agro-Construction Technologies), based in Krasnodar, will together cover much of Russia. UST's territory will be the Central, Urals, Siberia and Volga Federal districts of Russia, while ACT will represent the Southern Federal district of Russia.
UST is already well known in the forklift and industrial equipment arena. ACT, which has also been a John Deere agricultural dealer, will service Sochi, site of the 2014 Winter Olympics.
Tantalus Systems Corp. announces that Midwest Electric, Inc., St. Marys, Ohio, has selected TUNet® (Tantalus Utility Network) for its Smart Grid communications network. Tantalus technology will support Midwest's plans for a fully automated metering solution. It provides a scalable platform on which the utility can incorporate new capabilities that lead to optimized power supply, better control over demand and streamlined operations.