Kenworth dealer opens expanded facility in South Carolina

46342173194 0a8898783e O 300x225Worldwide Equipment announced Tuesday its Worldwide Kenworth of South Carolina – Charleston business has relocated its North Charleston operation to a larger, newly constructed full-service and leasing facility.

The new location at 780 Jedburg Road in Summerville, S.C., is 24 miles northwest of the previous location and conveniently located along I-26. It is across from the closest truck stop near the Port of Charleston. The company says the 21-acre site provides plenty of space for easy maneuverability when dropping off and picking up equipment.

At 37,500-sq.-ft., the company says the new building features a 22,000-sq.-ft. parts warehouse with a large, fully stocked inventory to support fleets and truck operators in the Charleston area. The parts department offers a 5,000 sq.-ft. visual parts display, and the service department offers two-hour truck diagnosis through Kenworth PremierCare ExpressLane and features 16 service bays, a truck wash bay, and a comfortable driver’s lounge.

“South Carolina has experienced major growth in international manufacturing through companies like Boeing, Robert Bosch and others,” says Matt Mitzimberg, branch manager of Worldwide Kenworth of South Carolina – Charleston. “We simply outgrew our previous location. We relocated our operation to offer enhanced uptime and support to customers, and meet the area’s growing economy. Our highly visible facility is easily accessible from a major truck route.”

The company says parts and service are available from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. The phone number is 843-725-5378.

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