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John Deere Construction & Forestry builds new Illinois training facility

John Deere Construction & Forestry builds new Illinois training facility

MOLINE, IL — John Deere recently completed the construction of a 7,500 square foot facility in Coal Valley, IL, to better meet internal training demands, along with supporting customer visits and events. The building is part of the Construction & Forestry Training Campus and includes three classrooms that can be used separately for training purposes, or […]

Allen Engineering hires Brad Ketcherside as territory sales represenative to Pacific Northwest

Allen Engineering hires Brad Ketcherside as territory sales represenative to Pacific Northwest

PARAGOULD, AR — Allen Engineering Corp. (AEC) recently announced that Brad Ketcherside will be returning to the AEC. Ketcherside will take on the role of Territory Sales Representative for the Pacific Northwest Territory (WA, OR, ID, MT, WY, UT, CO, AK, & Western Canada). Ketcherside is no stranger to the concrete equipment manufacturing industry, he […]

U.S. DOT chief infrastructure funding officer, FHWA executives and state officials to highlight public-private partnerships in transportation July 18-19 at Annual Conference

U.S. DOT chief infrastructure funding officer, FHWA executives and state officials to highlight public-private partnerships in transportation July 18-19 at Annual Conference

WASHINGTON, DC —The Honorable Dan DeBono, chief infrastructure funding officer for the U.S. Department of Transportation will keynote the opening session of the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) 31st Annual Public-Private Partnerships in Transportation Conference July 18-19 in the nation’s capital. ARTBA President & CEO Dave Bauer and ARTBA P3 Division President Jennifer […]

OAIMA celebrates Aggregate and Minerals Awareness Week

OAIMA celebrates Aggregate and Minerals Awareness Week

The over 225-member companies of the Ohio Aggregates & Industrial Minerals Association (OAIMA) celebrate “Ohio Aggregates & Industrial Minerals Awareness Week” by reminding all Ohioans that, “If it can’t be grown, it has to be mined.” OAIMA, Executive Director Patrick Jacomet, states, “Every year, during the 3rd full week in July, we celebrate and thank […]

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints national account manager

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints national account manager

RICHFIELD, WI.  – Hy-Brid Lifts has welcomed Nik Fleischfresser as the national account manager. Fleischfresser will also cover Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin. He will focus on national account customers, along with regional sales growth and channel development of Hy-Brid Lifts, Custom Equipment’s line of lightweight low-level scissor lifts. “I am excited to announce […]