Category Archives: People on the Move

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 […]

Terex Service Centers authorized for service and sale of Fassi articulating cranes

Terex Service Centers authorized for service and sale of Fassi articulating cranes

WATERTOWN, SD — Terex Services and Fascan International have reached an agreement for Terex to become a full-service dealer of Fassi products. As an authorized dealer, Terex Services will provide maintenance, repair and parts for Fassi products at its 19 branch locations across much of the US, as well as sell custom-installed Fassi cranes and […]

Volvo CE to divest Blaw-Knox paver business to Gencor Industries

Volvo CE to divest Blaw-Knox paver business to Gencor Industries

The Blaw-Knox business and associated assets will shift to Gencor, including the transfer of the manufacturing production line currently located in Shippensburg, PA. Gencor has announced that they plan to continue the manufacturing of the Blaw-Knox paver line in south-central Pennsylvania and move to a location in Letterkenny Township. The deal, which is expected to […]

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 […]

Woolpert contracted to expand State Route 48 at U.S. 22 in Warren County (OH)

The $10 million engineering project is designed to alleviate congestion and promote safety in a growing region of the state. HOPKINSVILLE, OHIO — The Warren County (Ohio) Transportation Improvement District has contracted with Woolpert to widen a 1.5-mile stretch of State Route 48 (SR 48) at Montgomery Road/U.S. 22 in Hamilton Township. The $10 million […]

Louisiana Transportation Chief, Pennsylvania and Indiana projects & ACS Infrastructure Development executive receive national public-private partnership awards

Louisiana Transportation Chief, Pennsylvania and Indiana projects & ACS Infrastructure Development executive receive national public-private partnership awards

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Pennsylvania Rapid Bridge Replacement Project, the State Street Redevelopment Project in Indiana, Louisiana Transportation Secretary Dr. Shawn Wilson and ACS Infrastructure Development Vice President of Project Management Noah Jolley have been recognized as models of excellence in innovative transportation finance and leadership, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) announced July […]

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 […]

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 […]

Engcon builds a stronger presence in Australia – establishing a new sales office in Sydney

Engcon builds a stronger presence in Australia – establishing a new sales office in Sydney

To strengthen its position, Engcon are now establishing a sales office in Australia, to support the increase in demand locally for tiltrotators and quick couplers “down under”. The new Engcon facility is located in western Sydney and includes technical sales support staff, an administration office, a warehouse, spare parts and servicing. There will also be […]

SG Contracting Inc., the Atlanta-based general contractor and construction management company, promotes three to new positions including CFO

ATLANTA, GA —  SG Contracting Inc., an Atlanta-based general contracting and construction management company, recently announced three people have been promoted to new positions, including Ashleigh Pushnig to CFO. Pushnig is responsible for SG Contracting’s accounting department overseeing the day to day accounting, account analysis, and financial statements. She has 15 years of experience at […]

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 […]

Training grant awarded to the Ironworker Skills Institute

Training grant awarded to the Ironworker Skills Institute

The Steel Erectors Association of America announces that the Ironworker Skills Institute, Pell City, AL., which educates future generations of ironworkers, will receive this year’s SEAA Craft Training Grant. Designated for member companies who are newly implementing SEAA/NCCER Ironworker Training and Assessment programs, the grant covers initial setup, training for administrators, instructors and coordinators, and […]

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 […]