Industry Roundup: Gee Heavy Machinery Takes Over as Komastu Distributor for Northern California
Gee has assumed operations of Core Machinery, formerly known as Road Machinery LLC, with locations in Sacramento, Fresno, Redding and Santa Rosa.
December 6, 2023
4Rivers Equipment to Acquire 3 Honnen Equipment Locations
Deere dealer Honnen Equipment continues to divide and sell its locations. 4Rivers Equipment is the latest buyer, picking up three locations in Colorado.
November 23, 2023
German-Based Ferronordic Acquires One of Volvo CE's Largest U.S. Dealers
Ferronordic, a Volvo CE dealer with 28 locations in Germany and Kazakhstan, is expanding into the U.S. market by purchasing Rudd Equipment Company.
November 21, 2023
Dealer Roundup: Komatsu Dealer Linder Acquires Cumberland Tractor
Construction equipment dealer news from Komatsu, Case, HD Hyundai, BOMAG.
November 20, 2023
Kubota Announces Executive Leadership Changes
Nobuyuki Ishii has been named CEO of Kubota North America and senior managing executive officer of Kubota Corporation. Todd Stucke will become president of Kubota Tractor Corporation.
November 16, 2023
RDO Equipment to Acquire 8 Stores from Fellow Deere Dealer Honnen Equipment
The deal will put RDO on the map in Wyoming, Utah and Idaho, expanding the company’s footprint to 12 states.
November 14, 2023
Dealer Fabricates 125-Foot Demolition Excavator Using Kobelco SK850 (Video)
When a standard machine doesn’t meet a customer’s job requirements, Carroll, Ohio-based dealer and rental equipment provider Company Wrench performs custom high reach excavator conversions.
November 9, 2023
Construction Equipment Sales Prop Up CNH Growth in Q3
The manufacturer of Case and New Holland brands of heavy equipment reported revenues of $5.99 billion during the quarter, up 2% compared to the same period last year.
November 10, 2023
Sage Oil Vac’s New VacBuilt System Collects Used Oil in the Field or Shop
Available in 30- or 60-gallon models, the VacBuilt System conveniently collects used oil during field lube services on vehicles and heavy equipment.
November 7, 2023
LiuGong to Sell Polish Factories, Move Dressta Dozer Production to China
The China-based company cites a 30% reduction in manufacturing costs and concerns about the war in Ukraine for the move.
November 6, 2023
Caterpillar Growth Steams Ahead with 12% Sales Boost in Q3
Its North American construction markets jumped 31% over last Q3, driven by higher equipment sales and increased dealer inventories.
November 2, 2023
Northeast Cat Dealer Opens 100,000-Square-Foot Facility in NY
Milton Cat's new 100,000-square-foot dealership features a 30,000-square-foot service shop with more than 20 technicians and 24 bays.
October 31, 2023
Titan Machinery Names New CEO as Part of Succession Plan
Bryan Knutson, current president and chief operating officer, will succeed founder David Meyer, effective February 1.
October 30, 2023
Caterpillar Announces Executive Leadership Changes
Joseph Creed has been named COO, and George Moubayed has been named chief sustainability and strategy officer.
October 23, 2023
Volvo CE Reports Stable Earnings in Q3 2023
The North American market grew by 10% year to date, due to large infrastructure projects and strong commercial construction.
October 23, 2023
Former Cummins VP to Lead JLG
A replacement has been named for Frank Nerenhausen, president of Oshkosh's lift equipment division, which includes JLG.
October 19, 2023
Industry Roundup: Fabick Cat Breaks Ground on New Facility in Green Bay
The new 100,000-square-foot facility on 23 acres is slated to open in early 2025. Plus, more top dealer news.
October 19, 2023
After 72 Years, Family-Owned Cat Dealer Keeps on Growing and Adapting
Since 1951, Raleigh-based Gregory Poole Equipment Company has expanded to 26 locations and nearly 1,400 employees.
October 17, 2023
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Forget the Hype, Here’s the Reality of Electric Construction Equipment
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