Anderson Equipment Company

Bruce Stuart Knapp, husband and father of three, passed away on Aug. 20, 2019, at age 70. Mr. Knapp was born on March 10, 1949, in Corning, N.Y., to Floyd and Mary Helen (Stuart) Knapp. As a young boy, he helped out on the family farm, Stuart & Sons Dairy.

Carlson Paving Products announced its 2018 Dealer of the Year Award and Top 5 Dealer Awards at World of Asphalt 2019 in Indianapolis. Receiving the company's annual Dealer of the Year Award was Alta Equipment Company. "Alta consistently proves to be one of our strongest partners," said Chris Colwell, president of Carlson Paving Products, as he introduced this year's winners.

Anderson Equipment customers now have additional branches in the New England area to serve their needs. According to Bill Gex, CEO of Anderson Equipment Company, the primary shareholder of R.C. Hazelton had a desire to sell his ownership position so he could concentrate on his other business endeavors.

The rapidly approaching Pittsburgh Construction Expo on Feb. 8 and 9, will be sure to end with a bang. By the time the show wraps up at the Pittsburgh ExpoMart in Monroeville, PA, not only will visitors have had the opportunity to check out the latest models of equipment from a host of major manufacturers, they also will have the chance to win a model 700 BDL Synthetic Dale Earnhardt Jr.

The “Strut Your Boom-N-Bucket II” heavy equipment rodeo organized by the Pennsylvania Utility Contractors Association (PUCA) is set for Seven Springs Mountain Resort, Champion, PA. The rodeo is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 19, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

AED members are stepping up and showing their support of AED Foundation programs. The AED Foundation 2003 annual giving campaign started in September and is already making progress with the generosity of many industry leaders. 2003 investors receive recognition at AED’s Annual Meeting and CONDEX show in San Diego and throughout the year.

Tramac has announced that Anderson Equipment Company, headquartered in Bridgeville, PA; W.I. Clark Company, headquartered in Wallingford, CT; and J.W. Burress, headquartered in Roanoke, VA, were among Tramac’s top dealers of 2001. Denis Bataille, chairman and CEO, and Dick Manseau, regional vice president of Tramac presented the 2001 Tramac Award of Excellence to Dick Collins, marketing manager of Anderson Equipment Company.

Anderson Equipment Company joins the Fuchs Loaders dealer network as announced by Tom Skodack, vice president of marketing for Fuchs, a division of Schaeff of North America. Anderson Equipment will market Fuch’s full line of rubber-tired, track- and pedestal-mounted material handlers for scrap, logging, industrial and demolition from 13 locations throughout Pennsylvania, New York and West Virginia.

Nearly 25,000 hardy souls braved Pittsburgh, PA’s cold this Feb. 11 to watch, hopefully without blinking, as one of the city’s most recognizable landmarks was reduced to a pile of rubble in just 19 seconds. That’s how long it took for Controlled Demolition Incorporated (CDI) of Phoenix, MD, subcontractor to Bianchi Trison Corp.

Tramac recently honored its Top Performers of 2000. For more than 30 years, Tramac Corporation, based in Parsippany, NJ, has been manufacturing construction and demolition attachments. • The W. I. Clark Company, headquartered in Wallingford, CT, was honored.

Anderson Equipment Company recently announced the following personnel changes at its Syracuse, NY, location:• Tom Collins has been hired as the new Syracuse, NY, branch manager, and will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the branch operations including sales, rentals, parts and service.