The Delaware Valley Associated Equipment Distributors, one of the most active local chapters of the AED, held its spring 2019 meeting April 18, 2019, at Norris Sales Company in Conshohocken, Pa.
Jason Blake, CEO of the AED Foundation, provided an update to members on his association's trade school accreditation programs, which includes efforts to bring more schools into the construction (and particularly, technicians) workforce development pipeline with dealers and manufacturers.
The Delaware Valley Associated Equipment Distributors (DVAED) held its fall meeting Nov. 1, 2018 at Norris Sales in Conshohocken, Pa.
Tim Stevenson, portfolio manager of PennDOT; Daniel Fisher, vice president of government affairs of AED; and Mike Murray, Northeast regional manager of AED, delivered presentations for members during the quarterly meeting.
The Delaware Valley Associated Equipment Distributors (DVAED) held its fall meeting Oct. 12 at Norris Sales Company in Conshohocken, Pa. Pennsylvania State Sen. John Rafferty Jr. (R, 44th Senatorial District) was the invited speaker and discussed with DVAED members the state of Pennsylvania's infrastructure and transportation funding, as well as the contentious issue of money coming out of the motor license fund to pay for Pennsylvania State Police coverage in small municipalities.
The Utility & Transportation Contractors Association of New Jersey (UTCA) held its 51st annual convention and trade show Sept. 29 through Oct. 2 at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa in Atlantic City, N.J. On Friday, Sept. 30, equipment dealers and construction services companies met with Garden State contractors (and contractors from neighboring states) during the trade show in the Borgata.
The Delaware Valley Associated Equipment Distributors (DVAED) held its quarterly meeting at Norris Sales Company in Conshohocken, Pa. Equipment dealers from around southeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey attended the meeting at Norris Sales's spacious new 55,000 sq.-ft.
Norris Sales held an open house April 21 at its new facility in Conshohocken, Pa. Many contractors, as well as local highway and public works departments, attended the event to check out both the company's spacious new facility and extensive product lineup.
Norris Sales Company hosted Rep. Brendan Boyle (D, PA-13) March 24 at its facility in Conshohocken, Pa. The first-term congressman, who represents part of Philadelphia and Montgomery County, arrived at 10 a.m. and spent an hour touring Norris Sales's spacious new 55,000 sq.-ft.
New Jersey heavy equipment dealers turned out in force March 1 to show their support for a potential Diesel/Equipment Technology program at Union Community College (UCC) in Cranford, N.J. Approximately 90 percent of the state's equipment dealers attended the event, which was intended as a discussion to gauge interest from local businesses in hiring graduates from such a program.
Norris Sales’ new facility in Plymouth Meeting, Pa., is 55,000 sq. ft. on approximately 6 acres. To get a sense of just how big it is, an NFL football field (end zones included), is approximately 57,000 sq. ft. on just over 1 acre of land. The new site is almost double the size of the company’s previous location.
Karen Zajick, vice president of Norris Sales Company Inc., Plymouth Meeting, Pa., threw out the first pitch for the game between the Philadelphia Phillies and the San Francisco Giants on July 24. She was nominated for the honor by the Commercial Division of Citizens Bank.
Wacker Neuson has launched a certified dealer award program for its full line, contracted dealer network. The award recognizes Wacker Neuson dealers that show exceptional aftermarket service and support. Norris Sales Company Inc., Philadelphia, Pa., is one of the first dealers to achieve Wacker Neuson’s certified dealer status and to receive the award.