About CKC Machinehandel Surmac

CKC Machinehandel Surmac N.V. (Surmac) was established in 1957, mainly to provide the industry in Suriname with high-quality technical equipment. Surmac has been involved in all major sectors of the economy such as mining, utilities, forestry, government, marine, oil and gas, manufacturing, agriculture, (heavy) construction.
Since 1941 Kersten has been the official authorized Caterpillar dealer in Suriname.

Surmac also represents renowned brands such as:

  • AGCO (Massey Ferguson),
  • Ingersoll Rand,
  • Klemm,
  • Bush Hog,
  • Aaladin,
  • Menegotti,
  • Zaccaria,
  • Rome,
  • Spectra Precision.

To comply with the requirements of the Caterpillar dealership, Surmac accurately adheres to all Caterpillar requirements in the area of management, ICT, Customer satisfaction, Contamination Control, safety and environment. Thanks to the support of our shareholders and customers and the dedication of our employees, Surmac has grown into a solid organization.
The core organization of Surmac consists of the following departments:

  • Sales: in charge with the selling of machines, marketing and promotion;
  • Product Support, which includes:
    The Parts department
    The Service department
    The Nickerie branch, which is located in the western part of Suriname mainly engaged in the agricultural market segment.
  • Human Resources
  • HSEQ/C
  • Finance
  • ITCThrough the years Surmac has always played an important role as supplier of equipment for major projects in Suriname. We offer support in equipment management including equipment selection, equipment use, procurement and financing, maintenance management and the replacement of technical complex systems.

Apart from new and used heavy equipment sales, Surmac recently launched

Surmac Rent
High quality equipment can be rented on a short or long term basis, directed to all sectors of the Suriname market.

Community Development
Surmac and the Caterpillar foundation work closely together in community development projects aimed at strengthening technical capabilities in the school system of Suriname.

Contact Info

Slangenhoutstraat 57 – 65
Paramaribo, Suriname
(597) 404111