IAAP Annual Convention Nets Strong Turnout

Sat June 19, 2010 - Midwest Edition
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Getting the 2010 convention off and running (L-R) are Randi Wille Meyer of Material Co.; Glenda Schoening, IAAP office manager; and Brian Rice of Hanson Material Service.
Getting the 2010 convention off and running (L-R) are Randi Wille Meyer of Material Co.; Glenda Schoening, IAAP office manager; and Brian Rice of Hanson Material Service.
Getting the 2010 convention off and running (L-R) are Randi Wille Meyer of Material Co.; Glenda Schoening, IAAP office manager; and Brian Rice of Hanson Material Service. Old friends Larry Roland (L) of Central Stone Co. and Terry Nichols of Wendling Quarries Inc. catch up at the 42nd annual convention. Jeff Southworth (L) of Rudd Equipment Co. and Terry Croxford of Fred Weber Inc. get a chance to talk business. (L-R): Bob Bazzetta (L) and Clyde Kessel (R), both of Patten Construction Products, talk to Robert Beste of LaFarge about what their company has to offer. (L-R): Kurt Lucas of LaFarge, Justin Jindra of Eastland Industries Inc., Steve Decker of LaFarge and Randy Jamison of LaFarge Joliet take a break during the convention. (L-R): Mike Kohler of Allied Construction Products, Rich Brolly of Mining International and Alan Johnson of Howell Tractor and Equipment find time to talk about the day’s events. (L-R): Kelan Moylan and Brad Byers, both of Manufacturing & Equipment Sales; Chris Higgins of Shawnee Stone; and Mike Maynard president TCI Manufacturing & Equipment Sales, take time out for a photo-op. (L-R): Marty Hatzer of Valley View Industries talks with Don Gregorius and Terry Macklin, both of American State Equipment. Brad Cowell (L) and Dave Bawinkel, both of Miller Bradford & Risberg Inc., display their mining products. David Clement (L) of Vulcan Material and Mike Stanczak of Hanson Material Service enjoy the 42nd IAAP Convention. Anne Cramer, IAAP board of directors vice president, welcomes attendees to the 2010 convention. John Henriksen, executive director of IAAP, offers some opening remarks. Donald Hastie (L), president of Hastie Mining & Trucking Co., stops by the Roland Machinery Co. booth to speak to Mike Otten of Roland Machinery Co. Bob Bryne (L) of Howell Tractor & Equipment Co. and Britt Lienau of Elmhurst Chicago Stone discuss the convention events. (L-R): Tate Vanovermeiren, West Side Tractor Sales Co.; Casey Long, Mark Rager, Rich Hanna and Greg Hilliard, all of William Charles Construction Material Division, and Ron Svartoien of West Side Tractor Sales Co., stop by the Atlas Copco booth. (L-R): Russ Brielman of Carri Scharf Materials, Steve Lowery of Lowery Excavating Inc., Clyde Robinson of McAllister Equipment Co. and Jeff Lovgren of Astec Mobile Screen take a break from the convention events to pose for a picture. Delmar Hansen (L) of Tri-Con Materials and Mark Blanchflower of M.A.B Equipment discuss what M.A.B has to offer.

(Editor’s note: Construction Equipment Guide continues its coverage of the Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers (IAAP) 42nd annual convention held May 11 at the Crowne Plaza in Springfield.)

During the event the IAAP handed out more than 120 safety awards and a series of student scholarships.