Category Archives: People on the Move

  • Allen Engineering announces strategic partnership with Messersì, S.p.A

    Allen Engineering Corporation (AEC), a leader in professional quality concrete placement, finishing, polishing, and paving equipment, announces their newest partnership with Messersì, S.p.A. AEC is to become the Exclusive Master Distributor for Messersì equipment in North America.

    Volvo Construction Equipment reaches agreement to divest ABG Paver Business to the Ammann Group

    Volvo Construction Equipment reaches agreement to divest ABG Paver Business to the Ammann Group

    Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) and the Ammann Group have reached an agreement whereby the Ammann Group will acquire Volvo CE’s global ABG Paver Business including ABG in Hameln, Germany.

    NCAT’s Buzz Powell Is first APA technical director

    NCAT’s Buzz Powell Is first APA technical director

    GREENBELT, MD—Raymond “Buzz” Powell joined the Asphalt Pavement Alliance (APA) staff yesterday as its first Technical Director, following a distinguished career at the National Center for Asphalt Technology (NCAT) at Auburn University.

    CNH completes purchase of Hemisphere GNSS, consolidates guidance and connectivity tech capabilities

    CNH completes purchase of Hemisphere GNSS, consolidates guidance and connectivity tech capabilities

    CNH Industrial has completed its purchase of the global satellite navigation technology leader Hemisphere GNSS (Hemisphere) for a total consideration of USD $175 million – as announced on March 30, 2023.

    Andrew Boyle Elected 79th Chairman of the American Trucking Associations

    Andrew Boyle Elected 79th Chairman of the American Trucking Associations

    Austin, Texas – Today, the American Trucking Associations’ Board of Directors elected Andrew Boyle, co-president of Boyle Transportation in Billerica, Massachusetts, as the Federation’s 79th chairman. “It is a tremendous privilege to be chosen by my peers in the trucking industry to be ATA chairman,” Boyle said. “Being selected to serve the millions of hardworking men and […]

    TRP names Ted Saltzman as vice president of sales to spearhead new business development, signifying further expansion into heavy-duty trailer sector

    TRP names Ted Saltzman as vice president of sales to spearhead new business development, signifying further expansion into heavy-duty trailer sector

    With a vision for growth in the heavy-duty trailer market, the addition of Saltzman bolsters TRP’s commitment to meeting the evolving needs of customers.

    Department Of Labor awards $5m to train, expand pathways for women for registered apprenticeships, nontraditional occupations

    Department Of Labor awards $5m to train, expand pathways for women for registered apprenticeships, nontraditional occupations

    DEPARTMENT OF LABOR AWARDS $5M TO TRAIN, EXPAND PATHWAYS FOR WOMEN FOR REGISTERED APPRENTICESHIPS, NONTRADITIONAL OCCUPATIONS Largest awards of WANTO grants target underrepresentation of women in high-wage industries WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Labor today announced the award of $5 million to organizations in seven states to increase the numbers of women in Registered Apprenticeship programs and help […]

    Inauguration of the Madison facility expansion along with its 50th anniversary

    Inauguration of the Madison facility expansion along with its 50th anniversary

    Madison, SD — Manitou Group, a world reference in the handling, aerial work platforms and earth moving sectors, celebrates the grand opening of its Madison, South Dakota 80,000-square-foot expansion project which coincides with the company’s 50th anniversary of manufacturing skid loaders.

    Now open: DEWALT Trades Scholarship application

    Now Open: DEWALT Trades Scholarship Application

    To support the need for skilled trade workers, DEWALT will award $200,000 in scholarships to up to 40 students across the U.S. and Canada  Scholarships will help support trade education in a variety of fields including construction technology, electrical and plumbing  DEWALT Scholarship Program celebrates its fifth year in helping to address the trade skills […]

    Yanmar America celebrates future leaders on National Intern Day

    Yanmar America celebrates future leaders on National Intern Day

    Yanmar America, a global leader in industrial equipment, proudly celebrates its talented group of interns who joined the company for a valuable 9-week learning experience. The ten interns worked at Yanmar America’s Adairsville Headquarters, Acworth EVO Center campus, and Midtown offices contributing their skills and enthusiasm to various departments within Yanmar America.

    Monroe Tractor welcomes BJ Grant as Service Manager for the Syracuse, NY location

    Monroe Tractor welcomes BJ Grant as Service Manager for the Syracuse, NY location

    At Monroe Tractor, we strive to bring the best products and the best in customer service, which is why we are excited to announce BJ Grant to our Syracuse, NY location. BJ joins us with a great deal of customer service in the automotive industry, diesel engines and heavy equipment industry, while serving in the […]

    Road Widener LLC bolsters sales coverage with new hires

    Road Widener LLC bolsters sales coverage with new hires

    DELAFIELD, WI — Road Widener LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative road and utility construction equipment, hires Jeremy Dehnel as director of sales and Ross Ordinario as regional sales manager for the western United States. Dehnel provides sales strategies, foundational business development and leadership to the team of regional sales managers in both domestic and international […]

    American Concrete Institute hires Conformity Assessment and Certification Engineer

    FARMINGTON HILLS, MI The American Concrete Institute (ACI) has hired Mahmut Ekenel, PhD, PE, FACI, to support, promote, and assist in the development of certification and conformity assessment programs. Ekenel’s primary focus will be assisting NEU:An ACI Center of Excellence for Carbon Neutral Concrete, and NEX: An ACI Center of Excellence for Nonmetallic Building Materials.

    Thunder Creek Equipment names Michael Bacon National Accounts Manager to support rapid growth and demand

    Thunder Creek Equipment names Michael Bacon National Accounts Manager to support rapid growth and demand

    PELLA, IA – Thunder Creek Equipment has named Michael Bacon of Yuma, AZ, its National Accounts Manager. Bacon will focus on serving strategic and national accounts, as well as support the organization’s sales team in serving dealers and clients nationwide.

    Thunder Creek Equipment names Michael Bacon National Accounts Manager to support rapid growth and demand

    Thunder Creek Equipment names Michael Bacon National Accounts Manager to support rapid growth and demand

    PELLA, IOWA – Thunder Creek Equipment has named Michael Bacon of Yuma, AZ, its National Accounts Manager. Bacon will focus on serving strategic and national accounts, as well as support the organization’s sales team in serving dealers and clients nationwide.

    Casey Vaughan introduced as the new Paving Equipment Sales Representative

    Casey Vaughan introduced as the new Paving Equipment Sales Representative

    We are excited to introduce Casey Vaughan as our new Paving Equipment Sales Representative here at Allen Engineering Corporation (AEC). “I am honored to accept the position of Paving Equipment Sales Representative with Allen Engineering. I am grateful to have earned the opportunity to work with a company whose core values, along with the integrity […]

    Monroe Tractor promotes Nick Nichols as Albany’s Branch Manager

    Monroe Tractor promotes Nick Nichols as Albany’s Branch Manager

    At Monroe Tractor, our promise to our customers is “we are here to keep you doing your job.” We strive to bring the best products and the best in customer service, which is why we are excited to announce the promotion of Nick Nichols from Parts Manager to Branch Manager. Nick will be responsible for […]