Power Equipment Company has acquired Golden Equipment Company, a full service heavy equipment dealer with locations in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Farmington, New Mexico, and Durango, Colorado. The takeover brings the dealer to nine locations and, according to the Power Equipment Company, offers synergies between the most important product lines.
Golden Equipment Company represents the Volvo Construction Equipment, Cedarapids, Gomaco, Blaw-Knox and Etnyre lines.
Will Ricketts, President of the Power Equipment Company, said: “Golden Equipment has a long tradition of providing its customers with the highest quality equipment and services for more than 35 years. Together we will implement our core values as committed, capable team players. These values have contributed significantly to the development of the Power Equipment Company since 1936 and will be well received through this partnership. “
Holt buys Kardie Equipment / TGM Wind Services
Holt acquired Kardie Equipment / TGM Wind Services to reinforce its commitment to investing in renewable energy sources and providing additional products and services to customers across the country.
Kardie Equipment / TGM Wind Services will keep its name and operate as an independent, wholly owned subsidiary of Holt, offering Bronto Skylift aerial work platforms for sale or rent (with or without an operator).
TGM Wind Services and the Bronto Skylift offer working heights of up to 341 ‘, allowing operators to reach extreme heights for applications in the oil and gas, wind and utility industries.
“Holt seeks partnerships with like-minded organizations and Kardie Equipment / TGM Wind Services fits perfectly with our core values,” said Peter J. Holt, CEO and General Manager of Holt Cat. “This acquisition will help us deliver value to our customers with a secure premium product that supports multiple industries that are reaching challenging heights.”
Atlantic & Southern Equipment becomes a Magni dealer
Atlantic & Southern Equipment has been named an Authorized Magni Telehandler Dealer for Georgia, Florida and Tennessee.
“Magni’s product offering will be a great addition not only to our existing customers, but also to enable us to serve new customers and industries,” said Mike Ogle, general manager, Atlantic & Southern Equipment.
National equipment dealersJesse Beasley promoted to chief operating officer for National Equipment Dealers
National Equipment Dealers has named Jesse Beasley as chief operating officer. Beasley previously served with the organization as vice president of East Coast Operations.
In his new role, he will oversee the implementation of NED’s growth strategies.
Beasley has over two decades of experience renting, selling, and operating heavy equipment.
MANUFACTURERS & SUPPLIERS
Oshkosh Corporation appoints Jay Iyengar as Executive VP and Chief Technology and Strategic Sourcing Officer
Industry veteran Jay Iyengar joined Oshkosh Corporation as Executive Vice President and Chief Technology and Strategic Sourcing Officer.
In her role, Jay will drive technology investment, development and deployment, and build a global supply chain capable of delivering next generation technology.
Most recently she was Chief Technology and Quality Officer at CNH Industrial. Prior to that, she held technical and technology leadership positions at Xylem, Inc. and Eaton Corporation.
Bergkamps Rex Eberly retires, Bob Rhodes is promoted
The manufacturer of road maintenance equipment Bergkamp has announced the resignation of Rex Eberly, Director of Customer Care. Bob Rhodes, who previously held the role of product manager, was promoted to this position.
“Rex Eberly has served us well as a director for our customer care team and in several other positions,” says Bergkamp President Scott Bergkamp. “We are grateful for his commitment, his loyalty and his hard work – and especially for his ability to master new challenges with success. He has been a pleasure to work with and we wish him all the best in his retirement. Customer care is our main customer-centric department and we have every confidence in Bob Rhodes’ ability to lead this team. “
Joseph Huling takes on an expanded role at Takeuchi
Takeuchi National Service and Warranty Manager Joseph Huling will now also oversee the manufacturer’s technical service and training department.
Huling, who joined Takeuchi in 2017, will support the company’s sales efforts through product training and support for Takeuchi dealers, distributors and customers.
“Joseph has demonstrated a high level of technical knowledge and excellent relationship building skills since joining us in 2017,” said Jeff Stewart, President of Takeuchi-US. “He’s also very customer-centric, which is particularly important when it comes to developing new products and training programs. All in all, Joseph has the qualities we need to be a national training and service manager and we look forward to seeing what he can achieve in his new role. “
Scott Vuchetich named EVP Marketing and President – Americas at Enerpac
Enerpac Tool Group Corp. has named Scott Vuchetich Executive Vice President – Marketing and President – Americas. He will be responsible for commercial and operational activities in the Americas region and will also lead the global marketing function. Vuchetich joins Enerpac Tool Group from Brady Corporation, a global manufacturer of security, identification and compliance products.