Rock & Dirt’s Weekly Recap-
News in the Construction Equipment Industry
Need a quick update on what happened last week in the construction industry? Every Monday we will provide a brief overview of some of the top stories for your consumption.
Rock & Dirt will be attending the annual “Florida Auctions” next month with other construction equipment buyers and sellers from around the world. Representatives of Rock & Dirt will be distributing copies of the Rock & Dirt magazine to buyers from around the globe. There is still time to submit inquiries for ad space for the Eastern February issue distribution. Deadline for submission is January 30th.
Terex recently made many leadership changes by appointing current team members. Assuming the role of Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer will be President of Terex Cranes, Kevin Bradley. Taking over Mr. Bradley’s position will be current President of Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP), Tim Ford. Ron DeFeo, Terex Chairman and CEO, commented about the transition, “These changes are intended to strengthen the Company’s leadership team and provide our executives with new learning and growth opportunities.”
In response to the oil boom, Ervin Equipment plans to expand its product offerings with a line of new and used bottom dump trailers. If you work in a jobsite with possible overhead obstacles that in turn cause safety risks with traditional rear-dump trailers, then a bottom dump trailer is the perfect solution. Those who operate in the aggregate, asphalt, roadbuilding and oilfield industries will benefit from this new product.