Category Archives: People on the Move

ASCC names Whiteman manager of safety services

Joseph Whiteman, CSP, ASP, CHST, La Quinta, CA, has been named manager of safety services for the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, MO. This is a new position for this organization. “Safety has always been one of the foundations of ASCC,” says Mike Schneider, council director of ASCC’s Safety & Risk Management […]

Aquajet Expands Service Team with Kirkpatrick

Aquajet Systems AB, a global leader in hydrodemolition machine manufacturing and a subsidiary of Brokk, hires Shawn Kirkpatrick as a service and application specialist. Kirkpatrick assists customers with service after the sale for both Aquajet hydrodemolition machines and Brokk demolition robots.

Allen Engineering Promotes Garry Haferbier to National Sales Manager

Allen Engineering Corp. recently announced that Garry Haferbier has been promoted to national sales manager for all sales operations in the USA and Canada. Haferbier has more than 35 years of experience in the rental and light construction equipment industry.

Bergkamp Inc. Welcomes New Sales Manager for Government Sales

SALINA KS – Bergkamp Inc., based in Salina, Kansas, is pleased to announce Todd Bigler as its new Sales Manager for the Government Business Unit. Bigler, who reports to Bergkamp Executive Vice President/COO Bill Cooper, is responsible for managing territory sales and sales support staff and tracking sales performance for Bergkamp’s government sales division.

Lyndon Flower joins Vortex

Vortex is pleased to announce the appointment of Lyndon Flower as Business Development Manager. In this role, Flower will be an added resource to Vortex’s USA & Canada division. His focus will be on working with manufacturers’ representatives, regional and territory sales managers, and industry specialists to further expand the sales of Vortex products in […]

Charles Carter appointed Vice President, Construction Equipment Sales, Volvo Financial Services USA

Charles Carter has been appointed Vice President, Construction Equipment Sales for Volvo Financial Services USA, effective January 1, 2018. In his new role, Charles will be responsible for the VFS construction equipment sales channel in the USA, and will work with Volvo Construction Equipment colleagues and the brand’s distribution network to provide finance solutions to […]

Morbark announces acquisition of Rayco Manufacturing

Morbark, LLC (Morbark) recently announced it had completed the acquisition of Rayco Manufacturing, Inc. (Rayco) This transaction represents the first addition since affiliates of the private equity firm Stellex Capital Management LP (Stellex) acquired Morbark in 2016. The purchase of Rayco represents a significant move towards the Company’s strategic focus on broadening the range of […]

Bunting® Magnetics Co. names Kevin Miller General Manager of its Newton, KS facility

NEWTON, KS – Bunting® Magnetics Co., the leader in moving, removing and holding metal, today announced the appointment of Kevin Miller as General Manager of the company’s primary manufacturing facility in Newton, KS. Bunting Magnetics Co. also has operations in suburban Chicago; DuBois, PA; and the United Kingdom.

Terex MPS names Gareth Orritt as new Canica Business Development Manager for the Americas

Terex® MPS provides a complete range of crushing and screening equipment to customers around the world operating in four key industries; Mining, Aggregates, Demolition and recycling, Industrial minerals. Terex MPS provides Modular, Portable and static plants and components – plus full parts, service and maintenance.

Terry O’Hearn is new components territory manager for Superior Industries

Superior Industries Inc., a U.S. based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, has hired Terry O’Hearn as its new conveyor components territory manager for the south central United States. O’Hearn will work with distributors in the region to market and sell conveyor components in Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Texas.

Marjie Griek Announced as National Recycling Coalition Executive Director

Minneapolis, MN – On behalf of the National Recycling Coalition (NRC) Board of Directors, and during its 40-year anniversary year, NRC President Bob Gedert today announced the hiring of Marjie Griek as the new NRC Executive Director. “We are extremely grateful for the astounding pool of professionals that applied for this position, and are very […]

Bunting® Magnetics Co. appoints Bill Wagner CFO

NEWTON, KS — Bunting® Magnetics Co., the leader in magnet and magnetic equipment design, manufacturing and distribution, today announced the appointment of Bill Wagner to the company’s executive leadership team as the Chief Financial Officer. Wagner brings two decades of experience to Bunting Magnetics, including an extensive background in accounting and finance in the manufacturing […]

Melker Jernberg appointed president of Volvo Construction Equipment

Melker Jernberg was born in 1968 and is currently President and CEO of the Sweden based powder metallurgy company Höganäs AB. Prior to this he held the position of Executive Vice President and Head of Business Area EMEA at swedish based steel manufacturer SSAB. Melker Jernberg will assume his new position on Jan. 1, 2018.

Pettibone Announces Raffaelli as VP and General Manager

BARAGA, Mich. — Scott Raffaelli has been named the new vice president and general manager of Pettibone/Traverse Lift, LLC, a leading manufacturer of rugged material handling equipment for construction, oil and gas, railroad, and other applications. In his new position, Raffaelli will oversee all company activities, including engineering, operations, sales and aftermarket.

Pettibone Announces Raffaelli as VP and General Manager

BARAGA, Mich. — Scott Raffaelli has been named the new vice president and general manager of Pettibone/Traverse Lift, LLC, a leading manufacturer of rugged material handling equipment for construction, oil and gas, railroad, and other applications. In his new position, Raffaelli will oversee all company activities, including engineering, operations, sales and aftermarket.

Dynapac North America welcomes new vice president, finance & administration

Dynapac North America LLC names Shellie Larranaga as its new vice president of finance & administration to build and adapt business models and practices for road construction operations within the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean.