Wajax is the exclusive MAFI dealer for all of Canada

Wajax is proud to announce that it is now the exclusive Canadian distribution partner of MAFI Transport-Systeme GmbH. MAFI is a leading terminal tractor and industrial trailer provider with a diverse line of equipment that offers both diesel and electric power options. Both as one of the world’s leading seaport and container facility tractor providers, and as an innovator in safety and technology, MAFI adds significantly to the comprehensive material handling offerings available through Wajax.

“I am very pleased to announce that Wajax is the exclusive MAFI dealer for all of Canada.” said Brian Kolthof, VP of Material Handling at Wajax. “We have been searching for a world class manufacturer and this deal will significantly expand our reach into the Ports, Rail and Intermodal business. MAFI’s line up of high-quality terminal tractors and trailers fits well with our other lines of equipment and features the latest in modern technology and operator comfort. “

Environmental stewardship is a priority for both companies, and MAFI’s commitment to developing heavy duty clean energy vehicles without compromising on power or durability will also help Wajax meet the increasing demand for such equipment in Canada.

“We continue to focus on reducing our carbon footprint, and MAFI’s introduction of an Electric Terminal Tractor fits well with our overall strategy of improving our environmental performance and aligning ourselves with key suppliers that our investing in this area.” Kolthof added.

With a low total cost of ownership and excellent safety features, MAFI terminal tractors and trailers provide owners with excellent value and ease of use.

Wajax will add a comprehensive range of MAFI equipment next to an already extensive product offering from the likes of such brands as PowerBoss, Columbia, Bulmor, Hyster, and Yale. MAFI vehicles are in stock, ready to ship, and backed by Wajax’s skilled support and maintenance staff.


Founded in 1858, Wajax (TSX: WJX) is one of Canada’s longest standing and most diversified industrial products and services providers. The Corporation operates an integrated distribution system providing sales, parts, and services to a broad range of customers in diverse sectors of the Canadian economy, including construction, forestry, mining, industrial and commercial, oil sands, transportation, metal processing, government and utilities, and oil and gas.

The Corporation’s goal is to be Canada’s leading industrial products and services provider, distinguished through its three core capabilities: sales force excellence, the breadth and efficiency of repair and maintenance operations, and the ability to work closely with existing and new vendor partners to constantly expand its product offering to customers. The Corporation believes that achieving excellence in these three areas will position it to create value for its customers, employees, vendors and shareholders.

For more information on Wajax, please visit the company’s website at https://www.wajax.com


Established in 1957, MAFI Transport-Systeme GmbH specializes in the development and production of heavy-duty vehicles for transporting containers, semi-trailers, cargo/roll trailers and special container chassis in ports and industry.

MAFI places particular importance on intensive dialogue between its customers and partners. Thanks to intensive market research and close cooperation with its customers, MAFI is constantly improving and optimizing its products.

MAFI Terminal tractors are in service 24/7 in high-performance, international container terminals. This demanding industry requires fast and efficient service support from MAFI to avoid disruption to operations and to maximize profitability.

Among MAFI’s customers are manufacturers, suppliers and logistics service providers for the automotive, steel, aluminum and paper industries, as well as logistics centers, and international seaports.

For more information on MAFI, please visit the company’s website at https://www.mafi.de/en/