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Case, Tidewater Equipment Company Roll Into Southern Alabama

Case Construction Equipment dealer Tidewater Equipment Company has expanded its construction equipment footprint in the southeastern United States with an all-new full-service location in Enterprise, Ala....


Trenchers Plus Now Carries Dipperfox Stump Crusher Line

Trenchers Plus of Burnsville, Minn., announced it is now an authorized dealer of Abra Equipment Supply's Dipperfox stump crusher attachments. Trenchers Plus will distribute Dipperfox in the greater Minnesota market....


Company Wrench Announces Shawn Goodman's Promotion to Parts Director

Company Wrench recently promoted Shawn Goodman from branch development manager to parts director. He will be responsible for overseeing the continued success of Company Wrench's parts department across all 12 of its locations....


Hitachi Construction Machinery Americas Inc. Welcomes Hills Machinery

Hills Machinery and Hitachi Construction Machinery Americas Inc. (HCMA) recently established a partnership to market the Hitachi excavator and wheel loader equipment lines. The alliance will allow Hills Machinery and HCMA to grow the lineup of world-renowned Hitachi equipment across the North Carolina and South Carolina regions, and enable HCMA to introduce the broader lineup of Hitachi-branded equipment to the Carolina marketplace....


Brooks Tractor Announces Opening of Its Seventh Facility in Wisconsin

In its 77th year as a company, Brooks Tractor announced its seventh and newest facility in Wisconsin has recently opened at 2900 Bicycle St. in Sparta, Wis. The Brooks family and representatives of Nikolai Construction broke ground for the new facility in April 2021....


McCann Industries Inc. Now Carries Full Lineup of Kobelco Excavators

McCann Industries Inc. announced that the company now represents the full line of Kobelco excavators. In addition to offering their specialty, compact, mid-size, and large machines, McCann also will add them to its rental fleet and provide Kobelco parts and service....


Heavy Machines LLC Breaks Ground for New Facility

Heavy Machines LLC recently began breaking ground for a new location in Piperton, Tenn. The facility will sit on a 6-acre lot and will house both the corporate team and the staff and operations of its current Memphis branch....


Milton CAT Opens Tonawanda, N.Y., Facility

Milton CAT, the Northeast's Caterpillar (CAT) equipment dealer, has opened its 13th location, a 40,000 sq. ft. purpose-built, Tonawanda, N.Y., facility. Every feature of the facility is in place to improve safety and efficiency so Milton CAT can support western New York equipment owners with machine sales, machine service, Cat parts, Cat work tools, hydraulic hose repair, and Trimble technology from SITECH Northeast, the manufacturer said....


Volvo Energy Invests in Connected Energy for Second Life Battery Business

In its mission to support and secure an attractive and sustainable circular business model for batteries, Volvo Energy is investing in the UK-based second-life battery energy storage specialist Connected Energy....


Wolff Named Felling Trailers' Inside Sales National Accounts Coordinator

Felling Trailers Inc. recently appointed Mike Wolff to inside sales — national accounts coordinator. Wolff will manage the day-to-day account activity for the company's top national rental partners and inside sales calls and will be responsible for sales development, activity and account support....