Automotive Equipment Group
Automotive Equipment was founded in 1949 by Mr. J.C. Boxenbaum,and it is one of the most veteran and leading vehicle groups in Israel. The Group imports and distributes passenger, SUV's, forklift trucks, earth moving equipment, in addition to spare parts and tires. The group provides maintenance and fleet management services and operates an insurance and vehicle financing agency. The group is a partner in a public transportation company, operating public transportation.
In 2005, the commercial activities of the group were transferred to Automotive Equipment and Vehicles (2004) Ltd., owned by the Neta family (formerly Boxenbaum) and the Boxenbaum-Neta Charity Foundation. In 2011, the Group sales totaled NIS 1.8 billion and 13,600 cars were sold.
Vehicle and Transportation Activities
Import, marketing, and service of Suzuki vehicles.
Import and distribution of Bridgestone and Firestone tires for passenger cars, trucks, busses, motorcycles and Off road heavy equipment.
• FORKLIFTS TRUCKS
Import, marketing and service of Yale and LiuGong forklift trucks and spare parts.
• CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT
Import, marketing and service of LiuGong construction equipment: loader, excavators, bulldozers and earth moving trucks.
• FLEET MANAGEMENT AND MAINTENANCE
Comprehensive management and maintenance services provided for vehicle fleets and leasing companies, 24/7, country wide, in over 100 workshops by Chil Ltd .
• AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRIES
Automotive Industries operates as a subsidiary of AEG, representing the group's Industrial division. AIL’s professional expertise and production methods result in the manufacturing and delivery of professional-quality products related to: Engineering & Machining; Metal Punching & Pressing; Welding; Paint Preparation & Finishing; Raw Materials; as well as offering Quality Assurance services.
The company provides leasing services for fleet management by its subsidiary CASPA Leasing .
Being in consistent growth, the company provides insurance services, specializing in vehicle insurances.
Automotive Equipment is a partner in Metropolin Public Transportation Ltd, operating a fleet of busses in the center and south of Israel.
•NAZARETH ASSEMBLY PLANT
Automotive Industries Ltd was founded in 1996 in upper Nazareth, operating an assembly plant for Tactical and Logistic Military Vehicles for the IDF ,national and international military and commercial entities . The plant has assembled and manufactured throughout the years more than 90,000 vehicles including 4x4 jeeps, command-cars, trucks, ambulances and busses.
The plant also produces and assembles variety of sophisticated metal works .
The Group operates country-wide service network: 7 service centers in Rishon Lezion, Petach-Tikva , Jerusalem, Haifa and a logistics center complex in Re'em Industrial Zone (near the Ashdod Port).
In addition 10 showrooms in the major cities as well as 6 service workshops. The Company also sells its cars through 22 authorized Suzuki's dealerships and offering service through a network of 43 authorized workshops, 19 busses and trucks workshops and 3 workshops under its ownership. The tires are offered at over 200 tire service points.
AUTOMOTIVE EQUIPMENT GROUP is a well known supplier to the Government of Israel and the Ministry of Defense also to largest companies in all the business sectors of the Israeli economy.
The company maintains high quality standards in all its areas of activities and has 9001 ISO 2008 certification.