John Wall to retire as Cummins Chief Technical Officer
Cummins Inc. announces that Dr. John Wall, Vice President - Chief Technical Officer, will be retiring after nearly 30 years with the company.
July 1, 2015 – OEM Off-Highway
Mahindra Tractors sells 23,899 units in India during June 2015
Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd.'s Farm Equipment Sector (FES), a part of the USD 16.9 billion Mahindra Group, on Wednesday announced its sales numbers for June 2015.
July 1, 2015 – newKerala.com
Volvo Group Celebrates Inauguration of New Central Distribution Center in Mississippi, USA
With hundreds in attendance, the Volvo Group today celebrated the inauguration of its new one million square-foot Central Distribution Center (CDC) in Byhalia, Mississippi. The $70 million state-of-the-art facility supports the company's Mack and Volvo truck brands, as well as Volvo Construction Equipment and Volvo Penta.
July 1, 2015 – The Financial
Donaldson Acquires IFIL USA Dust Collection Business
Donaldson Company Inc. acquired a majority stake in IFIL USA, a manufacturer of pleated bag filters for industrial dust collection.
June 30, 2015 – Construction Equipment
1st Half: Art's Way Manufacturing's Sales Down 3%
Art's Way Manufacturing Co., Inc. (NASDAQ: ARTW), a diversified, international manufacturer and distributor of equipment serving agricultural, research, water treatment and steel cutting needs, announces its financial results for the three and six months ended May 31, 2015.
June 30, 2015 – AgriMarketing
HUSCO International Inc. #1 Business of the Year
The automotive industry is locked in a constant battle to achieve the best in fuel efficiency - traveling more miles per gallon, while also reducing fuel emissions. Waukesha-based HUSCO International took notice of the trend and expanded its automotive business in response.
June 30, 2015 – BizTimes
Liebherr opens a new logistics facility in Germany
The Liebherr Group now has a new logistics center located at Oberopfingen, Germany.
June 29, 2015 – World Highways
Manitou recognizes John Deere for engineering
John Deere Power Systems has won the Manitou Group's award for best engineering performance.
June 26, 2015 – International Rental
Liebherr, Claas In Telehandler Partnership
Two of Europe's most venerable manufacturers, construction equipment specialist Liebherr and Claas, a 102-year-old manufacturer of agricultural tractors, combines and related equipment, have announced a partnership agreement involving the development, production and delivery of telescopic handlers.
June 26, 2015 – Diesel Progrerss
Iowa-based Kinze Manufacturing to Lay Off 215 Workers
Iowa farm equipment maker Kinze Manufacturing says it must lay off 215 workers as business has slowed because of the impact of low grain prices on farmer purchases.
June 26, 2015 – AgWeb
Meredith AgriMedia To Launch Successful Farming Brand In Brazil
Meredith Agrimedia, the leading marketing and media partner for the U.S. agricultural community, today announced it will launch its flagship Successful Farming brand in Brazil, one of the world's largest producers of agricultural products.
June 26, 2015 – AgriMarketing
Donaldson announces new VP of Global Operations
Donaldson Company Inc. announces that Joseph E. Lehman, Vice President, Global Operations, will retire on August 1, 2015.
June 25, 2015 – OEM Off-Highway
Toro Awarded Contract by NJPA
The National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) awarded Toro Co. a national contract for compact construction and maintenance equipment.
June 25, 2015 – Construction Equipment
Deere to Call Back Workers at Waterloo Plant
Up to 60 workers on layoff at Deere & Co.'s Waterloo operations will return to work next week. Cedar Valley Business Online reports that two rounds of temporary layoffs since October have trimmed about 1,000 workers from Deere's 6,000-employee workforce.
June 25, 2015 – US AgNet
Alimak announces hoist JV with Manitowoc
A new partnership between Manitowoc and Alimak Group will see the pair jointly produce internal tower crane hoists to be exclusivity sold by Manitowoc. Alimak will also supply external units to be distributed by both companies.
June 24, 2015 – Access International
Terex Expands Environmental Business with Acquisition of Neuson Ecotec
Terex Materials Processing, a business segment of Terex Corporation, announces the acquisition of the assets related to the Environmental Technology product lines of Neuson Ecotec GmbH (an Austrian company).
June 24, 2015 – ForConstructionPros.com
Kinze Celebrates its 50th Anniversary with Spectacular Planting on I-80
When Kinze Manufacturing wanted to do something special for its 50th year in business, the company used MapShots technology to accomplish it. The Williamsburg, Iowa-based equipment manufacturer planted two 1.5-acre multi-cropping displays of the number 50 in yellow canola against a green backdrop of soybeans along Interstate 80.
June 24, 2015 – AgriMarketing
State of Minnesota proclaims "Donaldson Company Day" in recognition of centennial anniversary
On Wednesday, June 24, 2015, Donaldson Company Inc., a leading worldwide manufacturer of filtration systems and parts, is celebrating its centennial with an Open House at the company's Bloomington global headquarters. In recognition of this milestone, Mark Dayton, Governor of Minnesota, has proclaimed Wednesday, June 24, 2015, as Donaldson Company Day.
June 23, 2015 – OEM Off-Highway
Palfinger in wind energy JV
Palfinger and the USA-based Fairwind, headquartered in Lawton, Oklahoma, have set up a joint venture for the wind service industry.
June 23, 2015 – Access International
CAT to lay off 50 more workers at Illinois Campus
Caterpillar will lay off an additional 50 workers at its East Peoria, Ill., campus due to a downturn in the demand for mining equipment, reports Business Insider. The company currently employs 3,900 workers at the site.
June 23, 2015 – Construction Equipment