FABCO Celebrates Grand Re-Opening in Milwaukee

Wed November 07, 2007 - Midwest Edition

FABCO Equipment Inc. held grand-re-opening at its main office location in Milwaukee, Wis., Oct. 12 and 13. The event celebrated FABCO’s 25 years as Wisconsin and Upper Michigan’s Caterpillar dealer.

FABCO Equipment Inc. is a Caterpillar equipment, engine and generator dealer with locations throughout Wisconsin and Upper Michigan.

In 1982, Caterpillar elected to consolidate dealer territories in the state of Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and awarded representation of Caterpillar products and service to one experienced dealership. FABCO Equipment Inc. was founded by Joseph G. Fabick, then president of John Fabick Tractor Co., St. Louis, Mo. Jeré Fabick, Joseph’s son, started with FABCO in 1982 and has since served in a wide range of positions with the company. Jeré is currently the president and CEO with overall responsibilities for operations at all FABCO locations.

Throughout the years, Joseph and Jeré Fabick, and a team that has grown to more than 500 employees, have helped FABCO develop into a leading equipment supplier.

Operating out of facilities in Milwaukee, Madison, La Crosse, Eau Claire, Superior, Wausau, Green Bay, Wis., and Marquette, Mich., FABCO sells and services Caterpillar and related products in just about every sector of the economy.

FABCO RENTS contributes an additional 13 facilities in Milwaukee, Waukesha, Racine, Kenosha, Madison, Eau Claire, Hudson, Wausau, Green Bay, Appleton and Oshkosh, Wis., bringing the total network to 24 locations to serve customers.

For more information, visit www.fabco.com.