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PDQ Manufacturing Inc. appointed a new distributor for Western Australia.

Lovegrove Electrical, located near Perth, agreed to acquire the PDQ vehicle wash equipment distribution business from PDQ’s former Western Australia distributor, Carwash Spares and Repairs, along with related lines.

Lovegrove Electrical is a large, family-owned, multidiscipline contracting company within the commercial, industrial, petroleum, LPG, solar and car wash industries.

“Chris Read, owner of our former distributor Carwash Spares and Repairs, leaves a strong legacy of superior customer satisfaction for Lovegrove to build upon,” said Rob Lewis, international sales manager at PDQ. “PDQ thanks Chris for his many years of industry service, and we welcome the Lovegrove group to the team.”

PDQ supplies vehicle wash equipment globally. The company has been distributing in Australia since 1993 and has four distributors with nationwide Australia sales, installation and service. PDQ Manufacturing brands include LaserWash and Tandem In-Bay Automatic Vehicle Wash Systems, SwingAir and MaxAir Dryers, Access Wash Activation Systems, Cortex and WALS. Products are sold and supported worldwide through an authorized distribution network.

PDQ is part of OPW Vehicle Wash Solutions, a business unit within OPW. Part of Dover Corp., OPW is an equipment manufacturer in the retail fueling, fluid-handling and car wash industries. OPW has manufacturing operations in North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific and sales offices around the world.