FABCO Hosts Grand Opening of Eau Claire, Wis., Facility

Thu May 22, 2014 - Midwest Edition
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Mike Bauer (L) and Bruce Johnson (R), both of FABCO Equipment, welcome Don Austin of Kraemer Co., to the new facility.
Mike Bauer (L) and Bruce Johnson (R), both of FABCO Equipment, welcome Don Austin of Kraemer Co., to the new facility.
Mike Bauer (L) and Bruce Johnson (R), both of FABCO Equipment, welcome Don Austin of Kraemer Co., to the new facility. David Voss Jr. (L), president and CEO of Miron Construction Co. Inc., presents Jere Fabick president and CEO, FABCO Equipment,  with a granite rendering of the new Eau Claire, Wis., facility. Representatives of Miron Construction Co. Inc., and FABCO Equipment President and CEO, Jere Fabick, with the granite rendering of the new building. (L-R): Aaron Graveen, FABCO Rents; Aaron Simmons, FABCO Equipment; and Dennis Ruid, president of Dennis Ruid Excavating. (L-R): Taking a look at this Cat 242D skid steer are Justin Deiss, River States Truck & Trailer; Steven Thompson, CVTC; and Ryan Ehlers, K&S Carriers. Rich Ogren of Johnson Timber in front of the Cat MH3037 material handler. (L-R): Enjoying the grand open celebration are Adam Patrow, FABCO; Terry Pecha, A-1 Excavating; and John Quillico, FABCO. FABCO Equipment President and CEO Jere Fabick cuts the ribbon. Chris Blunt (L), Indianhead Excavating, and Bill Lyberg of Bill Lyberg Construction, tour the new 52,000 sq. ft. facility. Mike Loken (L), FABCO Equipment retiree, catches up with FABCO Equipment’s Tom Scalzo. (L-R): Getting set for a tour of the new building are Mubeen Khan, Caterpillar; Tom Scalzo, FABCO; Ed Moss, Fred Weber Inc.; Terry Hennessey, Fabick CAT; and Doug Fabick, president of Fabick CAT. FABCO Equipment Sales Representative John Erjavec (C) speaks with customers at the grand opening. James Colvard (L) of Chetek, Wis., and Art Harelstad  of Dovre, Wis., check out the cab of this Cat 924K wheel loader. Allen Krause of Fremont, Wis., looks over the undercarriage of this Cat D6KII LGP. Representing Miron Construction Co., the general contractor of the new facility, are Rick Seeley (L) and Andre Lorenzen. Pat Lavery, Caterpillar district manager, speaks to customers at the Eau Claire grand opening.


FABCO hosted its grand opening and season opener for its Eau Claire, Wis., location on April 25 and 26.

Due to growth in business opportunities, the company has expanded into an all new 52,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art facility to serve its customers.

The event featured food, fun, refreshments, door prizes and facility tours. The new facility is located at 7860 Partridge Rd., Eau Claire, Wis. For more information, call 715/874-5100.