Our Story


In 1961, eight private investors came together to form Toromont Industrial Holdings Ltd.

Toromont’s first Chairman was a former governor of the Bank of Canada.


In 1968, the company’s stock was listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol TIH.


Toromont became a Caterpillar dealer with the acquisition of Crothers in 1993 (Ontario), followed by Newfoundland Tractor in 1996 (Newfoundland and Labrador), Powell in 2001 (Manitoba and Nunavut), and most recently Hewitt Equipment Limited and Atlantic Cat in 2017 (Quebec, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and P.E.I).

Toromont is the MaK dealer for the N.E. United States and the Great Lakes region.


Battlefield Equipment – our rental services business was acquired in 1996 and has grown to 82 locations.

CIMCO Refridgeration (Founded in 1913) is a leader in commercial and recreational refridgeration.

AgWest Ltd. represents AGCO and CLAAS in Manitoba.