CNH Industrial

CNH Industrial N.V. has named Leandro Lecheta as the new head of construction equipment of North America, overseeing both the Case Construction Equipment and New Holland Construction Equipment businesses, as well as the CNH Industrial Aftermarket Solutions business — the company's parts and service organization.

CNH Industrial hosted U.S. Sen. Chuck Grassley of Iowa at the Case manufacturing facility in Burlington, Iowa, on May 29. The visit included a tour of the plant and a roundtable discussion with employees to address the latest developments in the U.S. agricultural and manufacturing industries.

CNH Industrial, one of the world's largest capital goods companies, announced it is laying the foundation for accelerated global growth and profitability by changing its organizational structure and strengthening and focusing its Global Executive Committee ("GEC", formerly named "Group Executive Council").

​​CNH Industrial N.V. recently announced the appointment of Hubertus M. Mühlhäuser as CEO, effective Sept. 17, 2018. To be based at the company's Burr Ridge, Chicago, USA offices, Mühlhäuser brings extensive leadership experience at multinational industrial companies, a deep knowledge of the agriculture and construction sectors as well as strategic expertise.

Putzmeister America Inc. has hired Rob Demuth as head of service and training. In this role, Demuth is responsible for the service organization in North, Central and South America for Putzmeister dealers and customers, including field service technicians, inside technical support team, training, warranty and the Putzmeister Service Centers.

CNH Industrial N.V. announced that Richard Tobin is stepping down as chief executive officer and as a director of CNH Industrial to pursue another executive opportunity. Tobin's departure will be effective April 27, 2018, following announcement of the company's financial results for the fiscal quarter ending March 31, 2018.

Case Construction Equipment, the global construction equipment brand of CNH Industrial N.V., is a proud partner of the American disaster relief organization Team Rubicon. Together, Team Rubicon and Case have been deployed to numerous disaster response and community service projects across North America.

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) announces its 2018 officers as well as directors elected to the AEM Board of Directors and AG and CE Sector Boards at its recent annual business meeting. 2018 AEM Officers are:Chair Richard M. Goldsbury, Regional President, North America & Oceania, Doosan Bobcat Inc.

BURLINGTON, Iowa (AP) The integrated tractor backhoe loader is as common on construction sites as workers in hard hats. But few realize the revolutionary machine was developed at the Case New Holland plant in Burlington, all the way back in 1957. “We are known as the inventor of the integrated backhoe, and that's never going to change,' said Ed Brenton, brand marketing manager of CNH Industrial.

Hyundai Construction Equipment announced July 24 that it has struck a deal to provide CNH Industrial with 2,200 mini excavators for a total of $449 million by 2021. “In an effort to further our technology development sector, as well as further develop our excavator sales lineups and strengthen the reliability of our evaluation centers, we plan to invest 660 billion won [about $590,000,000] by 2021 to ensure that our company's performance, quality and services are recognized as having the highest quality, not only in emerging markets but also in advanced markets,” said Hyundai Construction President Kong Ki-young in a press release.

Case Construction Equipment introduces the all-new SiteControl CoPilot powered by Leica Geosystems. Available factory-installed or as a retrofit on select Case M Series dozers, the CoPilot system bridges the gap between automatic and indicate-only systems and offers a cost-effective entry into 2D and 3D machine control technology.