Associated Equipment Distributers Hold Annual Show

Tue January 29, 2013 - National Edition
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Barry Stoughton (R), president, BLS Enterprises, shows his track pads to Bill Lyon (L) and Rick Albert, president, Rick Albert Machinery, Pleasanton, Calif.
Barry Stoughton (R), president, BLS Enterprises, shows his track pads to Bill Lyon (L) and Rick Albert, president, Rick Albert Machinery, Pleasanton, Calif.
Barry Stoughton (R), president, BLS Enterprises, shows his track pads to Bill Lyon (L) and Rick Albert, president, Rick Albert Machinery, Pleasanton, Calif. Manning the Tag Manufacturing Inc., Chattanooga, Tenn., booth are (L-R) George Hedges, John Creswell, Fred Caddell Jr., and Gary Wilt. ITR America, Hobart, Ind., was well staffed by  (L-R) Larry Gray ,Joshua Timm, Larry Kinn and Jamie Dunn. Talking street sweepers are Rick Thompson (L), Van-Ed Equipment, Surrey, BC, Canada; and Frank Chulick, president, Stewart-Amos Equipment, Harrisburg, Pa. EDA packages knowledge with data to give equipment distributors the competitive edge. Jeff Abele (L), Abele Tractor, Albany, N.Y., proudly works with Joe Tedesco, Gorilla Hammers, Randolph, Mass., to supply his customers with high-quality hammers that are priced right. Bagela is quickly becoming the recognized leader of asphalt recycling equipment in North America. Representing the company are Bagela’s Dan Kovalick (L) and Greg Harla. Pine Bush Equipment is now working with E-Emphasis to streamline its internal communication systems and data management.  (L-R) are  Milind Bagade and Shriram Rajagopal, E-Emphasis; Holly Bodnar, Mark Hufcut and Tammy Hufcut, all of  Pine Bush Equipment. Hydrema introduces the new model 912 flatbed truck to address another unique niche in the off-road construction truck market. (L-R) are  Alan Patterson, Alberta Construction Equipment; Chris Binder, executive vice president , Hydrema; Kevin O’Donnel Maeda introduces a new compact crane for the construction and industrial markets with its newest dealer, Woods CRW Corp., headquartered in Burlington, Vt., with locations serving all of New England. (L-R) are Tony Inman, Maeda; Chris Palmer and Mike Sylvi Allied has long been an industry leader in the manufacturing of hydraulic hammers. (L-R) are Greg Smith, Allied; Cindy and Dale Leppo, Leppo Rentals/Bobcat in Akron, Ohio. (L-R): Bruce Bunting, Knapheide Manufacturing, Quincy, Ill., discusses services trucks with Rick Smith, Tractor and Equipment Co.; and Haily Meyer, Knapheide Manufacturing. Proxibid is an innovator at assisting auction companies with collecting their bids and potential buyers online. (L-R) are Bill Chaney; Darrell Banks; Amy Banks; and Barre Banks, all of Midland Manufacturing, headquartered in Buffalo, N.Y. Merle Patzkowsky (L), managing partner, Waldon Equipment, shakes hands with Jim Cornelson, president, sales, Broce/Waldon, during the AED Summit Condex show in Las Vegas. Pete and Cindy Baschmann (R), Baschmann Services, Buffalo, N.Y., examine replacement parts available from Minnpar and Avant represented here by Art Ashworth (L), Minnpar, and Bill Grundy, Avant. IROCK manufactures crushing and screening plants available from distributors across the country.  (L-R) are  Sean Donaghy, national sales manager; Robert Nelson, general manager; and Terry Wilson, regional sales manager. (L-R): The father and son team of Bryan and Phil McCoy, Road Builders Machinery and Supply Co. Inc., visit the IronPlanet booth and speak with Carson Erickson, sales manager, IronPlanet. (L-R): Bobby Hudson and Robbie Hegwood, both of HydrauliCircuit Technology Inc., answer questions from David Mehrtens, Road Builders Machinery and Supply Co. Inc. Tom Collins (C), Anderson Equipment Co., stops by to see the latest from Strickland Manufacturing. Representing Strickland are Mick Crimmins (L), and Sean O’Reilly. Woods Equipment Co., headquartered in Oregon, Ill., had its new Woods variable coupler on display, which drew a lot of traffic to the booth. (L-R) are Don Kemp, MinnPar, Mounds View, Minn.; Jerry Johnson and Doreen Putnam, Woods Equipment Co.; and Bill Gr John Gaughan (L) and Eric Briese, both of TVH Parts Co., Olathe, Kan. TVH, well know in the forklift industry, is now entering the construction industry. Displaying the Magnum MS-4 HFB are David Hughes (L), Magnum Attachments, Etobicoke, Ontario; and Tom Bottrell, company president. (L-R): Duane Neumann, Roadwidener, Oconomowoc, Wis., and Devin Wolf, president, Roadwidener, show the company’s products to Southeastern Equipment Co.’s Paul Bell and Mickley Gourley.

The annual Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) Summit and Condex show was held Jan. 14 to 17 in Las Vegas.

Keynote speakers John Hofmeister, founder and CEO of Citizens for Affordable Energy; Fox News Channel’s Stuart Varney; and Eli Lustgarten, senior vice president of Longbow Securities and president of ESL Consultants addressed attendees and dealer and manufacturer representatives manned the booths on all days of the event.