Press Releases of May 2017

"We have had a long-standing relationship working with Tadano to promote and support sales and customer service relationships with several customers in North America," said Jack Swan, owner, Exact Crane & Equipment. "We are happy to solidify our dealership position and to represent Tadano and their excellent line-up of crane products."

For the North American market, Tadano produces... read more

"We've seen tremendous growth in the commercial van industry in North America, as businesses introduce vans into their fleets", says Mike Pettigrew, VMAC's Marketing Manager. "VMAC has responded to our customers' evolving demands by producing the Van Series of UNDERHOOD30 Air Compressors for Ford, GMC, Chevrolet, RAM, and Mercedes-Benz models. The UNDERHOOD30 Air Compressor for the 2013-2017... read more

Greg Owens, IronPlanet chairman and CEO added, "The management team and employees of IronPlanet are enthusiastic about joining forces with Ritchie Bros. the possibilities are endless when you merge brand strength with technology. We are inspired by the vision of leading a digital transformation in the industry.

The anticipated benefits of Ritchie Bros.' acquisition of IronPlanet are... read more

Now in its 11th season, World's Greatest! is a fast-paced tour around the world featuring behind-the- scenes footage and interviews with unique companies, products, people, and travel destinations. The episode featuring IPS CRANES showcases the woman-owned company as the innovative leader in the crane industry, best known for custom manufacturing, repair and rebuild, crane rentals, service... read more

"We're continually developing our product line to meet our customers' growing needs", says Daniel Arnold, VMAC's Engineering Manager. "When GM changed the engine design, we responded by evolving our product to include a unique UNDERHOOD70 specifically for 2017 GMC models."

With this product launch, VMAC demonstrates its commitment to ensuring customers have access to UNDERHOOD air... read more

"We've enjoyed fantastic sales in recent years, so we're expanding our production and delivery capacity accordingly," said Stig Engström, Engcon's founder, during his inaugural speech at the new factory.

Stig Engström praised his staff for maintaining delivery times in the face of record sales. He also said that the additional capacity provided by the new factory would allow the company... read more

"We are proud to be in collaboration with Engcon to deliver an automatic tilt function," says Nick Guadagnoli, Program Manager, Earth Moving Solutions at Leica Geosystems. "Our auto tilt system Leica iXE CoPilot together with an Engcon tiltrotator combines the best of both worlds when it comes to streamlining excavators continues Nick Guadagnoli.

An excavator guidance system is simply... read more