Barko Hydraulics Welcomes New Dealer in Quebec

Superior, Wisconsin – Barko Hydraulics (Barko) is pleased to announce the addition of
Les Équipements Marquis Inc. (Marquis Equipment), a new forestry products dealer in Sherbrooke, Quebec. Since 1994, Marquis Equipment has been a trusted heavy equipment dealer serving eastern Canada.

“We are continually impressed by the Marquis Equipment team and their commitment to customer service through finding the right piece of equipment for any job,” said Joel Larsen, Barko President. “We’re proud to welcome Marquis Equipment to our dealer network, and to provide Barko products to their customers.”

Marquis Equipment was founded in 1994 to provide customers with new and used machinery, hardware, parts, industrial paint, and hydraulic and pneumatic components. In 2012,
Marquis Equipment expanded their product line to include harvester heads for forestry equipment and more recently added log loaders to support eastern Canada’s thriving forestry market. The Marquis Equipment team is dedicated to customer service, providing quality, reliability, and performance. Adding Barko’s 240B and 260B Harvesters to their impressive product lineup will strengthen Marquis Equipment offering for the forestry industry.

Barko has over 55 years of experience developing and building high-quality, innovative forestry equipment. From harvesting to loading to land clearing, Barko builds every piece of equipment with rugged components that are suitable for the most demanding jobs in the industry. Barko’s dealer network encompasses North and South America, Europe and Australia.

Barko harvesters were built for tough jobs, long hours and exceptional performance. The Barko 240B and 260B tracked harvesters offer superior drawbar pull and high tractive effort, which provides ease of movement through the forest. Featuring fuel efficient Cummins Tier 4 Final diesel engines, the Barko Harvesters are packed with power to get the job done. A patented forward sliding cab design and gullwing door for engine compartment access, make these machines easy to service.

About Barko Hydraulics
Barko manufactures innovative heavy equipment solutions for the forestry, site prep and material handling markets. Tough, dependable and powerful since 1963, Barko’s forestry innovations have become the standard for equipment designs and are the machines of choice among customers. Barko is headquartered in Superior, Wisconsin and is committed to delivering exceptional productivity at a lower total cost of ownership. Barko’s line of forestry equipment includes harvesters, processors, utility loaders, Strong-Arm grapples, industrial wheeled tractors and more. For more information, visit

Barko Hydraulics is an affiliate of The Heico Companies (Heico), a family-owned business and parent holding company of a diverse portfolio of manufacturing, construction and industrial services businesses. Since its founding over 30 years ago, Heico has grown from a single business to over 50 separate companies and 9,000 team members.

About Les Équipements Marquis Inc.
Les Équipements Marquis Inc. (Marquis Equipment) and its subdivision, Marquis Hydraulics & Pneumatics, operates with a goal of providing customers the heavy equipment products they need at a competitive price with outstanding service. From surplus equipment to manufactured parts and machinery, the Sherbrooke, Quebec-based company is continually growing.

Marquis Equipment offers new, used and reconditioned equipment and a service department for mechanical, pneumatic and hydraulic applications. It also includes a parts department, industrial paints and custom-made equipment for eastern Canada. For more information, visit