Alta Equipment Company


Alta Equipment Company Hosts Its 2nd Annual Golf Outing

Alta Equipment Company welcomed 152 representatives of manufacturers, local construction companies and its own team members for its second annual golf outing on June 10 at the Prairie Landing Golf Club in West Chicago....


Terramac Expands Dealer Network With New Partnerships

Terramac, a manufacturer of rubber track crawler carriers, continues to expand representation in the North American market by adding Rish Equipment, Alta Equipment Company in the Northeast and Romco Equipment Co....


Construction Industry Veteran Dudley Sutton Dies at 80

Dudley Sutton, 80, of Clay, N.Y., died peacefully at his home on April 25, 2021. Mr. Sutton worked almost his entire career in the construction equipment industry. He started in the 1970s with The Dow Company, an International Harvester and Lorain Crane distributor in western New York State....


Volvo Construction Equipment Names 2020 Dealer of the Year, Uptime Dealer of the Year

Volvo Construction Equipment has named Alta Equipment Company its 2020 Dealer of the Year in North America. It also recognized Ascendum Machinery as its 2020 Uptime Dealer of the Year. The Dealer of the Year award recognizes the North American dealership that best promotes the Volvo brand and the company's core strategies: to provide the highest uptime in the industry, offer unique customer solutions and ensure the best value at any stage in a machine's lifecycle....


Alta Announces Full Integration

As of June 1, 2021, The Alta Industrial Group is officially migrating its various businesses in the materials handling industry into Alta Material Handling — one brand with the focus of "delivering tomorrow's promise, today." Alta is looking forward to working with all its current customers and moving forward with new ones with the hope of fostering customers for life....


VIDEO: Taylor Excavating Chooses Volvo for Stanley's Demolition

In mid-March, on the north side of Chicago, four Volvo excavators — owned by Tommy Taylor, president and owner of Taylor Excavating and Wrecking — began munching away at the former Stanley's Grocery Store....


VIDEO: Landscaping Biz 'Changes Status Quo'

When Ryan Thrasher left the Army, he started a landscaping business in San Antonio, Texas. Five years later, he packed up his family and moved from San Antonio to Maine, where his business, Canyon Springs Landscaping, has matured and diversified....


Volvo, Werk-Brau Help 'Break Thru' Tricky Demolition

Break Thru Enterprises Inc. of Lombard, Ill., was presented with an opportunity to work on a rather challenging project. The job, located in Bannockburn, Ill., required a mix of demolition practices — office gut, selective structural removal and total building removal....


Annual Florida Auctions Begin With Alex Lyon & Son

Alex Lyon & Son kicked of the 2021 Florida Auctions in Kissimmee on Jan. 30. Running through Feb. 7, the sale was the venerable auctioneer's 28th annual and featured the finest equipment from some of the best rental fleets in the country including Ahern, Herc, Alta and United Rentals....


Tadano Adds Alta Equipment Company as Authorized Distributor

Tadano announced it has added Alta Equipment Company as an authorized distributor of Tadano all terrain and rough terrain cranes, as well as Demag all terrain cranes and Tadano-Mantis telescopic boom crawler cranes, in Illinois and Indiana....






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