Category Archives: People on the Move

Michael Crain Joins DroneView Technologies as Director of Geospatial Services

Michael Crain Joins DroneView Technologies as Director of Geospatial Services

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI – DroneView Technologies announced today that Michael Crain, a Certified Photogrammetrist, has joined the company as Director of Geospatial Services, a newly created position. Michael has spent the past 32 years in aerial mapping and geospatial  services. He started his professional career at the aerial mapping firm Western Air Maps in Kansas […]

McCaffrey joins IROCK as director of product development & applications

McCaffrey joins IROCK as director of product development & applications

VALLEY VIEW, OHIO – IROCK Crushers, a leading manufacturer of mobile and portable crushing plants, screening plants and conveying equipment, is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Paul McCaffrey as Director of Product Development & Applications. “Paul brings IROCK a wealth of experience in application, design and operational practices within materials processing equipment. With […]

Fecon announces new personnel

Fecon announces new personnel

LEBANON, OH — Fecon announces the hiring of new personnel including Robert Soehner as VP of Operations, and Mike Kucharski as VP of Dealer Development, both new positions within the company. Soehner has served in a variety of continuous improvement and leadership roles including positions of increasing responsibility at GE, Henny Penny, Harmon, and most […]

New LiuGong dealer IS Equipment makes its mark on Missouri-Kansas market

New LiuGong dealer IS Equipment makes its mark on Missouri-Kansas market

KATY, TX – LiuGong’s appointment of IS Equipment Sales and Service, LLC, just eight short months ago has already turned into a success story based on rock-solid equipment and exemplary local service. The company was founded by Paul Licausi, president of an industrial real estate company. Through the years, Paul had the opportunity to work […]

Morbark announces leadership change

Morbark announces leadership change

Bradley Boehler to succeed Dave Herr as VP of Forestry and Tree Care Group and President of Morbark Holdings WINN, MI –  Morbark, manufacturer of equipment used in forestry, recycling, tree care, landscaping, sawmill, and biomass markets, recently announced the appointment of Bradley (Brad) Boehler as the successor to current Vice President of Alamo Group’s […]

LiuGong North America adds Easton as dealer in New Mexico

LiuGong North America adds Easton as dealer in New Mexico

KATY, TEXAS – Easton Sales and Rentals, an earth-moving and heavy equipment rental firm in Albuquerque, NM, was recently appointed as the LiuGong and Dressta equipment dealer for their market area. Easton Sales and Rental is a 3rd-generation equipment dealer, with experience buying and selling all over the world. Steve and Jeff Udelson, as Partners […]

Monroe Tractor welcomes Mark Roberts, district sales rep to cover Northern NY territory

Monroe Tractor welcomes Mark Roberts, district sales rep to cover Northern NY territory

Monroe Tractor strives to bring the best products and the best in customer service. With that in mind, they are excited to announce Mark Roberts as district sales manager for their Syracuse, NY location. Roberts brings 11 years of highway and road building experience along with 10 years of experience selling rugged fiber optic assemblies […]

Haver & Boecker Niagara announces Swormsco Inc. as new dealer

Haver & Boecker Niagara announces Swormsco Inc. as new dealer

Haver & Boecker Niagara recently announced Swormsco Inc. as a new, full-line dealer in North America. The company will service coal mines throughout Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and Kentucky. Swormsco will work directly with Scott McMaster, Haver & Boecker Niagara certified sales manager, to represent the company’s complete line of innovative Niagara processing equipment […]

Construction Industry Round Table announces board elections & new chairman

Construction Industry Round Table announces board elections & new chairman

MCLEAN, VA — The Construction Industry Round Table (CIRT), a national business trade association comprised exclusively of approximately 125 chief executives from the leading design and construction companies doing business in the United States and globally, has elected Wassim A. Selman, PhD, PE, president of infrastructure, Arcadis, as Chairman of the organization for a term […]

SEAA names Person of the Year, Lifetime Achievement recipients

SEAA names Person of the Year, Lifetime Achievement recipients

  David Deem, president of Deem Structural Services, Longview, Texas, and Bob Beckner, retired senior VP of Peterson Beckner Industries, Inc., Dallas, Texas were recently honored by the Steel Erectors Association of America. Deem was named SEAA’s 2019 Person of the Year, and Beckner, who recently stepped down from the SEAA Board of Directors in […]

Brokk welcomes Matt Lyons to North American service team

Brokk welcomes Matt Lyons to North American service team

MONROE, WA – Brokk, the world’s leading manufacturer of remote-controlled demolition machines, welcomes Matt Lyons to the team as its newest training and application specialist. Over the past year, the company has enhanced training and support services across North America, providing easier access to both in-person and digital educational opportunities for customers through facility upgrades and […]

IROCK Crushers welcomes new dealer

VALLEY VIEW, OHIO – IROCK Crushers is excited to announce that Continental Equipment Company will be their exclusive dealer to market, sell and service the IROCK product line in Missouri, Illinois, Kansas and Arkansas. Continental Equipment has been serving the mineral processing industry for more than 30 years. Headquartered in Missouri, Continental will be distributing […]

Superior celebrates long career of washing expert, Frank Squires

Superior celebrates long career of washing expert, Frank Squires

MORRIS, MN — Superior Industries, Inc. recently announced washing product specialist, Frank Squires, is retiring after a 60-plus year career humbly serving the aggregates industry. Squires was a mentor to dozens of producers and manufacturers during his long, storied career including many colleagues in Superior’s wet processing segment. “Early on, he put me in the […]

Women of Asphalt 20 to watch in 2020 announced

Women of Asphalt 20 to watch in 2020 announced

ORANGE PARK, FL — Once again Women of Asphalt® (WofA) is shining a spotlight on the ladies of our industry. A call to action was sent out this year for the WofA 20 to Watch in 2020 campaign. An overwhelming number of nominations were received for women who exemplify the values, mission, and goals of […]

Patrick Shannon appointed President of Volvo Financial Services Region North America

Patrick Shannon appointed President of Volvo Financial Services Region North America

Volvo Financial Services (VFS) has announced that Patrick Shannon has been appointed President of the company’s North American region, effective July 1. In this role, he will be responsible for the business operations and financial performance for VFS in Canada, Mexico and the USA. Shannon has over 30 years of experience in business operations and […]

Doosan partners with Best Line Equipment to serve customers in New Jersey and New York City

Doosan partners with Best Line Equipment to serve customers in New Jersey and New York City

SUWANEE, GA — Doosan Infracore North America, LLC, is partnering with Best Line Equipment to expand its dealer network in New Jersey and New York City. The new facility is Best Line Equipment’s first New Jersey dealership and is located at 275 Clark Street, Keyport, NJ, just 8 miles from Staten Island. Best Line Equipment […]

Compost Research College Scholarship Winners are Chosen

Compost Research College Scholarship Winners are Chosen

The Composting Council Research & Education Foundation’s (CCREF) Board of Trustees has announced the winners of this year’s Compost Research Scholarships for College Students.  Two students were awarded national scholarships.  The Foundation received many worthwhile applications but these two stood above the rest. The CCREF annual scholarship is available to college students to assist with their […]

Kimball Equipment becomes full line dealer for Superior Industries

Kimball Equipment becomes full line dealer for Superior Industries

MORRIS, MN — Superior Industries, Inc. recently announced an expanded product partnership with its long-term conveyor dealer, Kimball Equipment Company. The respected dealer, which celebrates 75 years of operation next year, will now sell, service and support Superior’s crushing, screening and washing equipment in addition to the conveying equipment and components lines throughout Utah, Nevada, […]

ECA names new equipment manager and Florida branch manager

ECA names new equipment manager and Florida branch manager

PITTSBURGH, PA — Equipment Corporation of America (ECA) has promoted John Hayes to branch manager of ECA Florida and hired Ben Morgan as equipment manager with the BAUER Service Team (BST). Hayes will manage all aspects of ECA’s branch in Green Cove Springs, FL, including sales, rental, parts and service. He has excelled since being […]

ASGCO® is expanding, building and moving to new facility in Nazareth, PA

ALLENTOWN, PA —  ASGCO® recently announced that it will be expanding and moving their headquarters to a newly purchased and soon to be built operation in Nazareth, Pennsylvania.  The company, which operates at 301 W. Gordon St. in Allentown, Pennsylvania, will be moving to 730 Bangor Road in Nazareth, Pennsylvania in the fall of 2021. […]

Volvo CE names 2019 Dealer of the Year and Uptime Dealer of the Year winners

Volvo CE names 2019 Dealer of the Year and Uptime Dealer of the Year winners

Volvo Construction Equipment has named Tyler Equipment its 2019 Dealer of the Year in North America. The company also awarded Housby Heavy Equipment the title of 2019 Uptime Dealer of the Year. The Dealer of the Year award recognizes the dealership in North America that best promotes the Volvo brand and the company’s core strategies: to provide […]

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints two directors of sales

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints two directors of sales

RICHFIELD, WI – Hy-Brid Lifts, the industry leader in high-quality, low-level access equipment, announces updates to its sales team. Nik Fleischfresser, formerly Hy-Brid Lifts’ national accounts manager, has been promoted to director of sales, covering western North America. Dave Wanta has been hired as director of sales, covering eastern North America. Fleischfresser previously worked in […]

UMA Geotechnical Construction’s Brian DeSpain promoted to president

UMA Geotechnical Construction’s Brian DeSpain promoted to president

  COLFAX, NC — Brian DeSpain has been promoted to President of UMA Geotechnical Construction. The company stresses that the active, day-to-day involvement of the top officers will not change. Former president Jim DeSpain, now CEO, will continue to focus on finance and contractual relationships with customers. The transition ensures that UMA will maintain its […]

RubberForm’s trackout control mats to play a part in LaGuardia Delta expansion in New York City

RubberForm’s trackout control mats to play a part in LaGuardia Delta expansion in New York City

BUFFALO, NY —  RubberForm Recycled Products recently announced they are playing a part in the new $8 billion LaGuardia airport rebuild. “We couldn’t be more excited to have our unique Trackout Control Mat products be used locally for a project as big as this one,” said President and Founder of Rubberform Recycled Products, Bill Robbins. […]

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints south-central territory manager

Hy-Brid Lifts appoints south-central territory manager

RICHFIELD, WI  – Hy-Brid Lifts welcomes Chad Diacek as regional territory manager of the south-central region. Diacek will cover Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Northern Texas. He will provide customer support as well as continue the growth and channel development of Hy-Brid Lifts’ line of low-level scissor lifts. “My expertise is selling state-of-the-art, innovative construction […]