Category Archives: People on the Move

CASE announces 2019 Kickstart winner

CASE announces 2019 Kickstart winner

CASE Construction Equipment has announced the grand prize winner of the 2019 Kickstart Landscape Business Development contest: Daybreaker Landscapes of Union, IL. CASE Kickstart is a business development contest in which landscaping contractors throughout North America can win a suite of prizes aimed at improving both their technical work and their business practices. Jeff Rausch […]

ASV expands dealer presence in final months of 2018

ASV expands dealer presence in final months of 2018

GRAND RAPIDS, MN — ASV Holdings Inc. added several new dealers to its dealer network in Q4 of 2018 — R&S Industries, Inc., Robin Rents, and Kruseman Implement, Inc., plus new locations for Heavy Machines, Inc., Buckeye Power Sales and Delta Power Equipment. The new dealers are a welcome addition to ASV’s quickly growing dealer […]

Luby Equipment Services announces changes in sales staff

Luby Equipment Services announces changes in sales staff

FENTON, MO — Luby Equipment Services, the St. Louis-based CASE Construction Equipment dealer, has announced the promotion of Scott Morga to territory manager, Tom Schaedler to used equipment sales representative, and Daniel Cheney to sales and marketing coordinator. 

Talbert names 2018 dealer award winners

RENSSELAER, IN –Talbert Manufacturing specializing in heavy-haul solutions, names Hale Trailer Brake & Wheel, headquartered in Voorhees, NJ, as its top dealer for the 11th straight year. This award recognizes a Talbert dealer for outstanding performance in trailer sales, service and parts. Hale outperformed all other Talbert dealers in 2018 and was also recognized as the top […]

Bobcat Company announces 2019 Dealer Leadership Group

Bobcat Company announces 2019 Dealer Leadership Group

Bobcat Company announced its 2019 Dealer Leadership Group on March 20. These 16 authorized Bobcat dealerships were the highest-performing dealers according to the Dealer Performance Review, a tool Bobcat uses to measure dealership performance across the North American Bobcat dealer network, which includes the United States and Canada, and is comprised of more than 325 […]

Stanley appointed to head government and regulatory affairs for NSSGA

Stanley appointed to head government and regulatory affairs for NSSGA

ALEXANDRIA, VA  — The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) today announced Michele Stanley has been promoted to vice president of government and regulatory affairs. Stanley has been with NSSGA for over four years and in that time has helped grow the association into a leading advocate for the aggregates industry and infrastructure investment. She will be […]

Sims Recycling Solutions moves to new location in Tampa

WEST CHICAGO, IL — Sims Recycling Solutions (SRS), a leading global provider of electronics recycling and IT asset disposition (ITAD) services, recently announced they moved to a new facility with more warehouse space in Tampa, FL. The new site will provide SRS with better operational layouts and more efficient operations. “As our lease expiration was approaching, […]

Denver area Terex service center now on major highway corridor

Denver area Terex service center now on major highway corridor

WATERTOWN, SD — The Terex Service Center serving the Denver, CO market has relocated to Commerce City, CO, providing improved accessibility for both Utilities and AWP customers. The move is just 12 miles from the previous location and provides improved North, South, East, and West access from the I-70 and I-270 highway corridor. “The new facility […]

Kent Beecham named 2018 Construction Intern of the year

Kent Beecham named 2018 Construction Intern of the year

Beecham receives $10,000 grand prize scholarship in the $50,000 scholarship program acknowledging construction industry interns SUGAR LAND, TX — Construction software developer HCSS (www.hcss.com) celebrated the close of its annual Construction Intern Awards program by presenting Kent Beecham a $10,000 Intern of the Year scholarship check at HCSS’s Users Group Meeting. The fourth-annual Construction Intern […]

5th Global CemFuels Award for Lindner

5th Global CemFuels Award for Lindner

As in 2017, Linder-Recyclingtech featured in two prizes at the Global CemFuels Awards, the international accolade by the cement and lime industry. The awards were presented in late February 2019 during the 13th Global CemFuels Conference and Exhibition in Amsterdam.  In 2018, Lindner installed an entire facility for the production of refuse-derived fuels at LafargeHolcim, […]

CDRA announces Hall of Fame inductees, Member of the year and Recycler of the year

CDRA announces Hall of Fame inductees,  Member of the year and Recycler of the year

Michael Gross is director of sustainability at Zanker, where he has worked for almost 30 years and is well known throughout the West Coast waste and recycling industry. Gross was a long time member of the CDRA’s board and was responsible for shaping the association’s policy and helping develop such programs as the Certification of Recycling Rates […]

Jerry Sammons named Telsmith salesperson of the year

Jerry Sammons named Telsmith salesperson of the year

MEQUON, WI — Telsmith Inc., a leading manufacturer of mineral processing equipment, has named Regional Sales Manager Jerry Sammons their 2018 salesperson of the year. Sammons had an outstanding year supporting his customer base in the Midwest region, which includes Michigan, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and Kentucky. “My biggest accomplishment this year was having one of […]

Copeland takes the helm at NAPA

Copeland takes the helm at NAPA

Audrey Copeland, Ph.D., P.E., is the new president and CEO of the National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA). She took the association’s helm on Jan. 22 during a ceremony at NAPA’s 64th Annual Meeting in Marco Island, FL. Copeland was named to succeed Mike Acott (who served as NAPA’s president since 1992) in September 2018 and […]

ASV names 2018 dealer award winners

ASV names 2018 dealer award winners

GRAND RAPIDS, MN — ASV Holdings Inc. recently announced its 2018 dealer award winners. The awards honored top-performing and loyal members of its growing list of dealers at the company’s annual dealer meeting. ASV named Ontario-based Regional Tractor Sales as the 2018 Dealer of the Year due to the company’s exceptional sales, performance and loyalty. […]

Volvo CE names Alta Equipment 2018 Dealer of the Year

Volvo CE names Alta Equipment 2018 Dealer of the Year

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) North America has named Alta Equipment Company (Alta Equipment) the 2018 Dealer of the Year. The Detroit, MI-based company demonstrated outstanding performance over the last year, when it intensified its efforts to improve customers’ experiences and entered a new market (Illinois), reinforcing Volvo CE’s presence in the Midwest. Volvo CE […]

McCann Industries builds new facility in Marne, MI

McCann Industries builds new facility in Marne, MI

New CASE dealer location expands service bays and parts inventory DORR, MI — McCann Industries has begun construction of their new location in Marne, Michigan. The new, state-of-the-art facility will include seven service bays to assure a quick turnaround for maintenance and repair of any make or model of equipment. The complete CASE construction equipment […]

Lincoln Contracting & Equipment launches website

Lincoln Contracting & Equipment launches website

New design and layout offers easy navigation, recent projects, and updated photos.  STOYSTOWN, PA — Lincoln Contracting & Equipment, a division of Riggs Industries, recently announced that the company has launched a newly designed website. The site, www.lincolncontracting.com, features a streamlined design, improved functionality, and an in-depth look at the company’s products and services, completed […]

Terex to sell Demag® Mobile Cranes business

Terex to sell Demag® Mobile Cranes business

WESTPORT, CT — Terex Corporation (NYSE: TEX) announced (Feb. 22, 2019) that it has agreed to sell its Demag® Mobile Cranes business to Tadano Ltd. for an enterprise value of approximately $215 million.  The Demag® Mobile Cranes business manufactures and sells all terrain cranes and large crawler cranes.  Included in the transaction are the manufacturing […]

Morbark honors eight dealers with Gold Tier status

Morbark honors eight dealers with Gold Tier status

Morbark, LLC, is proud to recognize seven Tree Care dealers and one Industrial Products dealer with Gold Tier status for 2019, based on their performance during 2018. Tree Care Products: Alexander Equipment – Northern Illinois Bobcat of Buffalo – Western New York Commercial Outdoor Machinery – New Zealand Correlli Inc. – Central Maryland and the […]

Metso welcomes SAMI TP to the aggregates distributor community in France

Metso welcomes SAMI TP to the aggregates distributor community in France

SAMI TP will offer Metso’s mobile crushing and screening products and related wear and spare parts and services for the aggregates market in northern and western France, including Brittany, Normandy and Aquitaine, as well as the Paris area and Grand Est. A subsidiary of BPM Group, SAMI TP specializes in the sale, rental, financing and […]

ASCC 2019 officers elected

  ST. LOUIS, MO January 31 – Chris Forster, Largo Concrete, Tustin, CA (pictured), has been elected president of the American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC), St. Louis, MO for 2019-2020. Bill Bramschreiber, Charles Pankow Builders; Anthony DeCarlo, TWC Concrete Services; and Mario Garza, Barton Malow, were re-elected vice-presidents. Chris Klemaske, T.B. Penick & Sons, […]

Tech school receives “Gold Rush” haul truck from Volvo CE

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has donated an articulated haul truck to train future equipment operators at Lehigh Career & Technical Institute (LCTI) in Schnecksville, PA. The Volvo A35D hauler had been used on Discovery Channel’s “Gold Rush” television series and will now serve as a training tool for high school students enrolled in the […]

Schneidawind named ARTBA vice president of public affairs

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) has tapped John Schneidawind as its new vice president of public affairs, effective Jan. 3. A former business writer at USA Today, Schneidawind has decades of diverse communications experience in the private sector and with national associations. Schneidawind will lead ARTBA’s media relations initiatives. He will play […]

Custom Equipment appoints President & CEO

RICHFIELD, WI  – Custom Equipment, LLC welcomes industry veteran Terry Dolan as its president and CEO. Dolan brings nearly 30 years of experience in the rental, construction and equipment industries and will lead the overall direction and strategy of the organization. “Terry’s background and industry expertise are the perfect fit for the company’s future,” said […]