Category Archives: People on the Move

Mecalac hires industry veteran Peter Bigwood to grow North and South American business

Mecalac hires industry veteran Peter Bigwood to grow North and South American business

NORFOLK, MA – Mecalac, manufacturer and distributor of compact construction equipment for urban environments, has hired Peter Bigwood as general manager to expand the company’s reach in North and South America. Mecalac, which was founded in France in 1974, manufactures a full line of excavators, loaders, backhoe loaders, site dumpers and compaction rollers for urban […]

Caterpillar announces officer retirement

Caterpillar announces officer retirement

DEERFIELD, IL — Caterpillar Inc. recently announced E. Jean Savage, currently vice president of the Surface Mining & Technology Division, has elected to retire. Trinity Industries, Inc. announced that Savage, a member of the company’s Board of Directors, has been appointed Chief Executive Officer and President, effective February 17, 2020. “We thank Jean for her […]

Appointments in Metso’s executive team

Appointments in Metso’s executive team

Giuseppe Campanelli has been appointed president, Minerals Services business area and a member of Metso’s Executive Team from January 2, 2020 onward. Previously he has been a member of the Minerals Services business area management team heading Professional Services. Kalle Sipilä has been appointed president, Pumps business area and a member of Metso’s Executive Team […]

Steve Shivak joins National Asphalt Pavement Association

Steve Shivak joins National Asphalt Pavement Association

GREENBELT, MD — The National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) welcomes Steven Shivak as director of membership. Shivak brings more than 15 years of experience implementing strategies that have increased member satisfaction, acquisition and retention. In this new position, Shivak will be responsible for increasing member engagement and demonstrating the value of membership in NAPA, a […]

Mark Williams: NSSGA’s Environmental Leadership Award recipient

Mark Williams: NSSGA’s Environmental Leadership Award recipient

Mark Williams, environmental manager with Luck Companies, received the NSSGA’s 2019 Environmental Leadership Award. The award recognizes an individual who has made exemplary contributions to the industry’s environmental responsiveness, is involved with NSSGA’s environmental programs and has direct day-to-day involvement with his company’s environmental affairs. The Environmental Leadership Award was presented during the 2019 Legislative […]