E.W. Sleeper Company Inc.

In a world fueled by smart phones, tablets, laptops and desktop computers, it's never been easier to buy virtually anything online — all by just the simple click of a button. Now, due to a new online purchasing platform offered by Construction Equipment Guide (CEG), you can buy and sell used construction equipment the same way — safely and conveniently — from equipment dealers you already know and trust.

North Country-Auctions, held a major inventory reduction sale in Concord, N.H., on Oct. 15. at E.W. Sleeper's location on 391 Loudon Road. The sale included a total of 700 lots, 200 of which was heavy equipment including a surplus of inventory from E.W.

MultiOne has appointed E.W. Sleeper Company as New England's new loader dealer. The MultiOne machine offers a variety of attachments for construction, agriculture, maintenance, green care, forestry, excavation and landscaping. This multi-purpose machine can lift more than its weight; maneuver in tight spaces; is equipped with 4-wheel drive for all weather conditions; and provides added operator comfort.

Bridgewater Power Company, located in Ashland, N.H., is a 15-megawatt biomass facility that generates power by burning wood chips. It then sells energy wholesale to ISO New England. The plant opened in September 1987 and currently has 20 employees. It operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week and consistently has an operating capacity factor above 90 percent for biomass utility companies in New England.

In order to ensure uninterrupted electric service to customers, utility companies must have backup systems. The fastest and most efficient means of accomplishing this is a mobile substation. When Unitil Energy Systems in New Hampshire needed a new mobile substation it discovered that buying the unit would cost between $1.5 and $2.5 million with up to a two-year delivery.

The little entity or person who unexpectedly outshines the bigger ones is called “a sleeper.”That would be a perfect title for the 44-year-old E. W. Sleeper in Concord, N.H., that has been supplying contractors and municipalities throughout New Hampshire with construction and truck equipment since 1964.

Rogers Brothers Corporation, a manufacturer of fixed and detachable gooseneck and drawbar trailers for the construction industry since 1905, has announced the recipients of its “Top 10 Award” for 2002. Receiving the award for the Northeast region are:• Edward Ehrbar Inc., New York City and surrounding counties;• Highway Equipment Co., western Pennsylvania;• C.C.