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H&E Equipment Services, Inc. Provides Update Regarding Neff Corporation | Construction News

Date: 16-08-2017 / Author: fmotz

H&E Equipment Services, Inc. (NASDAQ: HEES) (the “Company” or “H&E”) today announced that it has notified Neff Corporation (“Neff”) that it does not intend to submit a revised proposal for the acquisition of Neff, which will permit Neff to terminate H&E’s previously announced merger agreement with Neff.

JLT Specialty USA announces appointment of Rupal Patel as Vice President, Global Service Team

Date: 09-08-2017 / Author: fmotz

JLT Specialty USA, a U.S. subsidiary of Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc. (JLT), one of the world’s leading specialty risk advisor and broker, is pleased to announce the appointment of Rupal Patel as Vice President, Global Service Team.

DICA will feature new and updated Outrigger Pad and Cribbing Products at ICUEE

Date: 08-08-2017 / Author: fmotz
DICA ProStack

DICA will introduce Cavity Pad Plus outrigger pads and show design updates to ProStack™ interlocking cribbing from Booth 3551 at the International Construction & Utility Equipment Expo (ICUEE), to be held Oct. 3-5 in Louisville, Ky.

Fascan Unveils Industry's Tallest Wallboard Crane | Construction News

Date: 02-08-2017 / Author: mlarson

Fascan International has introduced the new F600SE.44 wallboard crane, which can reach up more than 10 stories, giving it the highest reach of any wallboard crane in the U.S. market. Fascan is the exclusive U.S. distributor of Fassi articulating cranes.

The F600SE.44 has a maximum lifting capacity of 6,600 lbs., a vertical reach of more than 115 ft., and a horizontal reach of 101 ft. Its overall stowed dimensions are 8’3” wide x 28’7” long x 9’5” high. 

Omaha Standard Palfinger names Regional Sales Manager - Midwest | Construction News

Date: 25-07-2017 / Author: fmotz

Omaha Standard Palfinger, located in Council Bluffs, IA, announced today the appointment of their newest Regional Sales Manager, David Phillips, who will cover the Midwest territory.

In this capacity reporting to Brian Heffron - National Sales Manager, David will sell all Omaha Standard Palfinger products, with a strong promotion of PALFINGER Service Cranes (PSC) and PAL Pro Mechanics Trucks. Meanwhile, he will also focus on solidifying an excellent distribution and service network experience for their end customers.

Manitex International, Inc. Welcomes Mynatt Truck & Equipment to Manitex‐ PM Knuckleboom Dealer Network

Date: 25-07-2017 / Author: fmotz

Manitex International, Inc., leading international provider of cranes and specialized industrial equipment, today announced the
appointment of Kansas‐based Mynatt Truck & Equipment as a distributor of knuckleboom cranes for the states of Kansas and Missouri.