Leading the Industry with World-Class Machinery and Expertise

Discover the story of BTM Machinery and our commitment to excellence

Years of Experience

Heavy Machinery Excellence: Tailored Solutions, Proven Expertise.

Our story is forged by ambition and dedication, positioning us at the forefront of the heavy machinery industry. We’ve built our reputation on the breadth of our services—ranging from the sale and rental of top-tier equipment to offering unmatched maintenance, worldwide shipping, equipment inspections, parts supply, and consignment sales.

Our team, guided by Blake Thornton’s visionary leadership, is committed to delivering excellence and upholding the values that have sculpted our identity as a world-class machinery dealer.


About the Owner

Blake Thornton founded BTM Machinery in 2001 after working for a major international equipment dealer for several years where he oversaw the markets in Asia, Europe and the U.S. Blake’s intuitive gift for developing unique marketing and sales strategies has allowed BTM to grow exponentially, with sales to clients on six of the seven continents and offices located in Charleston, SC and Kathleen, FL (near Tampa). Under his leadership, BTM has become one of the most innovative heavy construction equipment companies in the industry and doubled its sales year-over-year.

Our Approach

At BTM Machinery, integrity forms the cornerstone of our approach, reflecting our reputation for delivering reliable, competitively priced machines across all industries requiring heavy-duty equipment. Our experienced team excels in providing personalized service, ensuring you receive the optimal equipment solution promptly and in the condition you expect. We strive to not just meet but exceed your expectations, offering top-notch service to every client, regardless of company size. For exceptional machinery and customer care, choose BTM as your trusted partner.


Our Facility

Our new Charleston facility is a modern space where we merge our deep experience with the latest technology to offer you exceptional sales service and thorough maintenance for your machinery. It’s equipped with advanced diagnostic equipment and operated by a team of skilled technicians dedicated to keeping your machinery in top condition. This facility reflects our commitment to high-quality solutions and customer satisfaction, ensuring that we deliver on our promise to enhance your operations and support your business’s growth.

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