Growers Equipment Co. recently moved its Miami location from 8013 NW 66th St. to 4801 NW 77th Ave. The move to the new location almost tripled the space from the previous location with the square footage increasing from 8,000 sq. ft. to more than 22,000 sq.
Alex Lyon & Son recently conducted a successful rental return auction at its Kissimmee, Fla., (Winter Haven) sale site. A nice selection of late model construction equipment, forklifts, aerial lifts, attachments, support trucks, trailers and much-much more came from quality rental houses including Herc Rentals, Ahern Rentals and others for this sale.
DC Crane Service of West Palm Beach, Fla., has been a valued Link-Belt customer for 26 years. The company's founders, Dan Connor and his wife, Janet, have achieved great success renting their six 110-ton capacity 218 series of cranes with luffing attachments all over southern Florida, including a 2019 110-ton (99.8-t) 218 HSL.
Dunedin, Fla., has been the Spring Training home of the Toronto Blue Jays since 1977, and the bond between the city and team was renewed on April 23 when construction began on the $102 million ($96.6 million in construction costs) renovation of the stadium where the Jays play their Grapefruit League games.
MTI Equipment has successfully been re-acquired by the company's founding ownership group. The ownership group consists of Canon Stahl, Shawn Hendricks and Alain Trimble.
MTI was established in 1986 as a telecommunications installation provider.
The 2019 Landscape Show was packed with hundreds of exhibitors at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla., from Sept. 19 to 21. The event was held by the FNGLA (Florida Nursery Growers and Landscape Association), which is the nation's largest and oldest state nursery and landscape associations.
There are big auctions, and then there's Ritchie Bros. ' Orlando auction. Known for its size, selection and premier service, Ritchie Bros.' annual February Orlando event attracts more than a million people online and thousands onsite each year. The February 2019 event featured 13,000+ items selling for $297+ million — it was Ritchie Bros.' largest auction ever.
Flanked by their Panama City, Fla., staff, owners Lucy Thompson Marsh (L) and Mike Thompson (R) officially cut the ribbon for the grand re-opening of the Panama City branch exactly one year to the day of the devastation from Hurricane Michael.
Phase 2 of the Florida Department of Transportation's (FDOT) First Coast Expressway project (FCE) is underway and expected to be delivered in mid-2025. Back in March, crews from Sacyr Construction USA LLC first began working on the north segment of the job, a $229 million contract that is being funded by the Florida Turnpike Enterprise.
Transportation construction companies from three states were recognized for their outstanding employee safety programs during the American Road & Transportation Builders Association's (ARTBA) National Convention in Savannah, Ga. The awards were presented during a Sept.
There's a nice "welcome" to the event.
Kelly Tractor took its turn to host Cat's 2019 Global Operator Challenge Aug. 21 to 24 in Miami, Fla., and will send a winner to compete in the North American Regional Finals in Clayton, N.C., in October.