Member News Archive

  • Sep 04, 2019

    Luby Equipment Services Announces Sales Personnel Changes

    Luby Equipment Services, a St. Louis-­‐based CASE Construction Equipment Dealer, has announced the hiring of Mike Adams as Sales Representative. He will be replacing industry veteran Don Castens, who retired at the end of June.
  • Aug 29, 2019

    In Memorium: Bob Olejniczak

    Bob O’s fifteen year battle with ALS came to an end on August 15, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 44 years (Patti), daughters (Jill Scullion, Angie Stephens and Tracy Hudson), son-in-laws (Daniel Scullion, Mike Stephens and Nathan Hudson) and grandchildren (Cape and Callie Stephens), who were by his side until the end.
  • Aug 22, 2019

    Komatsu America appoints Tractor & Equipment Company as forestry equipment distributor for Alabama, Georgia and northwest Florida

    Komatsu America appointed Tractor & Equipment Company (TEC) as the forestry equipment distributor for the states of Alabama, Georgia and the northwest region of Florida. TEC will handle the full-line of Komatsu forestry equipment, which includes track feller bunchers, log loaders, wheeled harvesters, forwarders, and harvesting/processing heads. TEC is already the distributor in these regions for Komatsu construction and mining equipment.
  • Aug 22, 2019

    The Toro Company Announces New Underground Construction Business Strategy

    New strategy will best serve customers, leverage world-class channel partners and position the company for future growth
  • Aug 12, 2019

    Epiroc donates rock drill to Colorado School of Mines

    Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining and infrastructure industries, has donated a COP 1238K rock drill to the Excavation Engineering and Earth Mechanics Institute (EMI) at the Colorado School of Mines. The COP 1238K hydraulic rock drill for tunneling and drifting applications updates testing equipment at EMI, the largest independent rock drilling and excavation research facility in the world.
  • Aug 12, 2019

    EquipmentWatch Tools: Free Access to Heavy Equipment Data Attributes

    EquipmentWatch, the world leader in data, software and insights for the heavy equipment industry, has announced a new suite of asset intelligence Tools now available for equipment and dealer professionals seeking to streamline equipment data processing.
  • Aug 12, 2019

    ALLU Transformer M 3-20 Processes Clay for Minerals Company

    Mine-duty Material Processing Attachment Crushes and Loads Material in One Step
  • Aug 12, 2019

    Astec Industries Appoints New CEO and President

    Astec Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: ASTE) announced today the appointment of Mr. Barry Ruffalo as its President and Chief Executive Officer to be effective on August 12, 2019. Mr. Ruffalo has also been elected to the Board of Directors.
  • Aug 12, 2019

    Connect Work Tools Adds CWP Pulverizer to Product Offering

    Connect Work Tools has expanded their attachments for the demolition and construction industries with the addition of the CWP Pulverizer. “The CWP Pulverizer is a great addition to our line of hydraulic attachments. Durability, reliability, and affordability are all traits we demand of our products, and the CWT Pulverizer falls right in line with the rest of our product offerings,” indicates Dave Cowen, North American Sales Manager.
  • Aug 12, 2019

    McCann Industries Opens New Location in Indiana

    The New Facility Offers Construction Supplies, Tools, and Takeuchi Machines
  • Aug 12, 2019

    Komatsu's new WA900-8 wheel loader: Operators can load more trucks per shift

    Operators can load more trucks per shift, in a more comfortable work environment
  • Aug 12, 2019

    Hyde-Smith Focuses on Infrastructure Needs in Visit to Columbus

    Visiting Local Machinery Company, Miss. Senator Links Road, Bridge Work to Economic Growth
  • Jul 18, 2019

    LiuGong NA names Steven Smith as Regional Director, Mexico

    LiuGong North America, a wholly owned subsidiary of LiuGong Machinery based in Liuzhou, China, and a global leader in the manufacturing of heavy construction equipment, has announced Steven Smith as its new Regional Director, Mexico. Based in Houston, Texas, Smith will work closely with the LiuGong NA dealer network in Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean, reporting directly to Mani Iyer, President.
  • Jul 18, 2019

    John Deere Announces New Registered Apprenticeship Program

    Program will help address service technician labor shortage across the U.S.
  • Jul 18, 2019

    Manitowoc announces new apprenticeship program to help develop a skilled workforce in Pennsylvania

    Manitowoc is launching a new apprenticeship program to help certify welders in Pennsylvania. This new program follows recent approval from the state of Pennsylvania Department of Labor. The company expects to have the program up and running in August of this year. The move reflects the company’s commitment to further building the U.S. skilled workforce.
  • Jul 09, 2019

    McClung-Logan Equipment Company Acquires White Oak Equipment

    McClung-Logan Equipment Company, Inc., a leading heavy construction equipment dealer in the Mid-Atlantic region, announced that it has acquired Virginia-based White Oak Equipment, Inc. The purchase will position McClung-Logan to better serve their growing customer base in Virginia with additional territory coverage, expanded product lines and compact equipment expertise.
  • May 30, 2019

    Chris Zeras Appointed to Board of Directors

    At the Ring Power Board of Directors meeting April 16, Chris Zeras was named Senior Vice President, New Sales - Heavy Equipment Division and elected to the Ring Power Board of Directors.
  • May 28, 2019

    MBW, Inc Hires Christy Matuszewski as Engineer Manager

    MBW, Inc. is proud to announce and welcome Christy Matuszewki as the Engineer Manager. Christy comes to MBW with 20 plus years of engineering and management experience. Christy holds a BS from Marquette University as well as BA in Mathematics and Business & Management and an MBA from Alverno College.
  • May 28, 2019

    Equipment Dealers Cut Costs and Save Hours of Work with DIS’ Time-Tested Hosting Service

    Dealer Information Systems (DIS) Corp., a leading agriculture, lift truck, construction and truck refrigeration dealership software vendor in North America, is pleased to announce that several prolific equipment dealerships and long-time DIS software users have found success with its time-tested Hosting Service.
  • May 28, 2019

    Felling Trailers, Inc. Announces Beneficiary of 2019 Trailer for a Cause

    Felling Trailers will be hosting its seventh annual Trailer for a Cause online auction of an FT-3 Utility trailer to benefit a nonprofit organization.