Category Archives: People on the Move

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 […]

Doosan recognizes top-performing dealers of 2019

Doosan recognizes top-performing dealers of 2019

  Doosan Infracore North America, LLC announces its top- performing dealers of 2019. Doosan annually recognizes its dealers that have demonstrated high quality customer service by providing exceptional sales, parts and service to their customers.  Annual dealer performance reviews are also a factor in the dealer’s score. The top 2019 Doosan dealers include the following […]

Robert Hall selected as new department head of Mining Engineering and Management at South Dakota Mines

Robert Hall selected as new department head of Mining Engineering and Management at South Dakota Mines

RAPID CITY, SD  — Robert Hall, Ph.D., P.E., is the new head of the Department of  Mining Engineering and Management (MEM) at South Dakota School of Mines & Technology. Hall completed his undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering at the University of New Brunswick, Canada, and followed up with a master’s degree in mechanical engineering at […]

LL’s Steve Freckmann receives SC&RA Pinnacle Award

LL’s Steve Freckmann receives SC&RA Pinnacle Award

Dawes GM recognized for decade and a half of service Steve Freckmann, general manager of Dawes Rigging & Crane Rental, a member of the ALL Family of Companies, has received the Pinnacle Award from the Specialized Carriers and Rigging Association (SC&RA). The Pinnacle Award signals the end of Freckmann’s three-year term on the association’s board […]

Holmes joins IROCK as director of product support and customer service

Holmes joins IROCK as director of product support and customer service

VALLEY VIEW, OHIO — IROCK Crushers recently announced its recent hire of Matt Holmes who joins as director of product support and customer service. “We are very excited to have Matt join the IROCK Leadership Team; with his years of expert understanding of related industry markets, players and customers, plus his proven experience delivering strategic […]

Russell promoted to director of sales and business development

Russell promoted to director of sales and business development

VALLEY VIEW, OHIO – IROCK Crushers recently announced the promotion of Nate Russell to director of sales and business development. “I am looking forward to working hand-in-hand with IROCK’s sales team and distribution network to promote the brand and the quality of the IROCK product line. I have a talented team to support me on […]

Liz Bothwell tapped as Content Director for Waste360

Liz Bothwell tapped as Content Director for Waste360

NEW YORK, NY — Waste360, the leading information, event, and education provider to the solid waste, recycling and organics communities, today announces that Liz Bothwell has been tapped as Content Director for Waste360. Bothwell will oversee content and editorial operations covering all aspects of the waste industry. Bothwell, who has been with Waste360 since 2012, […]

Monroe Tractor expands customer sales support

Monroe Tractor expands customer sales support

Monroe Tractor strives to bring the best products available while backing it up with the first-rate customer service and sales support you deserve. Delivering the best support to “Keep you Working” remains a cornerstone of their business model as they continue to grow. To help you with your business solutions they have expanded their field […]

ASV adds dealer covering North Texas to network

ASV adds dealer covering North Texas to network

  GRAND RAPIDS, MN — ASV Holdings Inc., manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, recently added Maxx Outdoor & Equipment to its dealer network. Serving North Texas, the dealer will offer ASV’s full line of Posi-Track® compact track loaders, featuring best-in-class rated operating capacity, cooling systems and hydraulic efficiency. The […]

McCloskey International dealer gains two new territories

McCloskey International dealer gains two new territories

KEENE, ON — McCloskey International Limited is recently announce the appointment of AULT as the dealer for Ontario and Atlantic Canada, building on its current success as the exclusive dealer serving the Quebec market. AULT, founded in 2009, quickly grew to become one of the premier equipment companies in Quebec and developed a reputation for […]

Brad Boehler named to board of Hy-Brid Lifts

Brad Boehler named to board of Hy-Brid Lifts

RICHFIELD, WI – Hy-Brid Lifts recently announced the appointment of Brad Boehler to its Board of Directors. In this role, Boehler will tap into his years of industry experience in both engineering and market development to help guide the strategic direction of Hy-Brid Lifts by Custom Equipment, LLC. Boehler’s career spans nearly 25 years in […]