Benchmark Tool & Supply Hosts Millimeter GPS 3D

Visitors were able to see firsthand the capabilities of stringless control using Topcon’s Millimeter GPS system on a Power Curbers 5700-C.

Tue December 23, 2014 - Southeast Edition
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(L-R): David Ferebee of Ferebee Corp in Charlotte gets the answers he is looking for about the Millimeter GPS 3D Topcon system from Robby Pugh and John Mooney, both of Benchmark Tool & Supply.
(L-R): David Ferebee of Ferebee Corp in Charlotte gets the answers he is looking for about the Millimeter GPS 3D Topcon system from Robby Pugh and John Mooney, both of Benchmark Tool & Supply.
(L-R): David Ferebee of Ferebee Corp in Charlotte gets the answers he is looking for about the Millimeter GPS 3D Topcon system from Robby Pugh and John Mooney, both of Benchmark Tool & Supply. Eric Lair (L), The Allen Company in Lexington, Ky., and Stephen Bullock of Power Curbers go over the many benefits of the Topcon Millimeter GPS 3D system when it’s included with Power Curbers products. Andy Pugh (R) of Benchmark Tool & Supply goes over the functions on the display with Brett Holley of Harrison Construction in Knoxville, Tenn. (L-R): Kenny Tyler and T.J. Bryson, both of Tyler Contracting in Conway, S.C., get more information on the Topcon GPS system from Mike Gaillard of Benchmark Tool & Supply. On Dec. 4, Benchmark Tool & Supply held a Millimeter GPS 3D Expo at the Power Curbers factory in Salisbury, N.C. Dane Peters, Topcon, goes over the Topcon Millimeter GPS that is mounted on this Power Curbers 5700-C. (L-R): Mike Gailard, Benchmark Tool & Supply; Bill Painter, Topcon; and Tyler Long and Gus James, both of The Fred Smith Company in Raleigh, N.C., attend the event. (L-R): Sean McGill and Josh Stang both of Boyce Excavating in Orange County, N.Y., listen to Terry Duncan of Power Curbers go over a few of the features offered on the Power Curber 5700-C. Stephen Bullock (L) of Power Curbers Inc. and Jim Eberle of Eberle Enterprises in Louisville, Ky., go over the 5700 series machine.  Eberle  likes Power Curbers equipment so much that he’s been buying it for three decades. The Power Curbers 5700-C machine puts down the product with no strings attached. Kansas Paving is on its third Power Curbers 5700-C machine and company representatives are thinking about upgrading to the GPS system.  (L-R) are Sam Howard, Power Curbers representative and Terry and Larry Hacker, both of Kansas Paving.

On Dec. 4, Benchmark Tool & Supply held a Millimeter GPS 3D Expo at the Power Curbers factory in Salisbury, N.C.

Power Curbers and Topcon Position Systems dealer Benchmark Tool & Supply presented the event.

Visitors were able to see firsthand the capabilities of stringless control using Topcon’s Millimeter GPS system on a Power Curbers 5700-C.

Factory tours were offered both days, followed by information sessions with Power Curbers and Topcon staff and an onsite demonstration. Lunch also was provided.




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