LONDON (APP) A leading French manufacturer has won a major contract in Pakistan to supply Indus Toyota car maker with an giant industrial crane. As part of the deal, Verlinde, renowned as Frances leading builder and exporter of hoists and lifting equipment, has supplied car manufacturers plant in Karachi with one of its latest 80 tonne cranes, described as an exceptional product with the lifting power to supply the needs of this key manufacturing and distribution centre for Toyota vehicles in Pakistans premier city. According to a company announcement, installation of the biggest crane that Toyota has to date has now been completed by Verlinde on schedule Commenting on the deal, business development Manager for Verlinde, Simon Rothechild, said We are delighted to be able to announce this significant contract and in Pakistan and it is particularly pleasing for such a big order to follow so quickly after our move into this new territory. Like Verlinde, Indus Toyota has an enviable global has been actively involved in the negotiations with Indus Toyota and welcomed the order and the developing relationship between the two giants of global manufacturing. There is a growing demand in Pakistan for the products and services we can provide and it is a great pleasure to work with Indus Toyoto, said Shahid. When the worlds leading car manufacturer places an order, it demonstrates the confidence they have in the quality of our products. The installation proceeded as planned and we look forward to working with the car maker again in the future. Working with Indus Toyata at this time is a positive step forward and is a good start to our presence in Pakistan and our expanding global operation, said Thomas Descamps, managing director of Verlinde. The Pakistan team has done a great job and we look forward to promoting not just the cranes we can supply, but the wide range of services we can offer this expanding marketplace.These wide ranging services includes Chain Hoist, which is new from Pakistan and is a product in which Verlinde has direct expertise.