Foley Equipment

The final phase of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Kansas City Levees Project is under way at various stages of design and construction to start in the Fall with the investment of $453 million to cover levee and floodwall raises; replacements and repairs to existing pump stations; improvements to aging infrastructure; and seepage and stability improvements.

Foley Equipment, Kansas' and Western Missouri's Caterpillar dealer for more than 80 years, announced on March 23 that Steven Liggett is joining the company as chief financial officer. He will be responsible for leading Foley's finance functions and operations including accounting, tax, credit and FP&A.

During September, Foley Equipment hosted a series of mini-excavator demonstrations in Wichita, Kan.; Manhattan, Kan.; Topeka, Kan.; and Kansas City, Mo. All events took place on the grounds of the Foley facilities, with the exception of the Manhattan event, which was held at the Kansas State University Bill Snyder Family Stadium.

Foley Equipment, which has served Kansas and western Missouri for more than a half century, has partnered with six other Cat dealers in the United States to form a new, independent truck service network called RIG360. "We are excited to help form and launch the new RIG360 network and bring even more truck parts and service capabilities to our customers," said Jon Robinson, vice president of Foley Equipment and RIG360 board chair.

Billy Sapp, 24 at the time, started Emery Sapp & Sons, Inc. (ESS) in Columbia, Mo., in 1972 with his brother Elvin, 34, and his father Emery. The construction company for which department of transportation work accounts for about 50 percent of annual revenues, started with one piece of equipment and one employee with a focus on water and sewer installation to one that has over 650 employee-owners.

Crews from Emery Sapp & Sons Inc. started work in May on the Kansas Department of Transportation's (KDOT) $16 million pavement reconstruction of a 7.12 mi. section of U.S. 169 in Allen County, from Minnesota Road south to Delaware Road. The key element is to replace the concrete pavement on the mainline and interchange ramps and establish a new subgrade base.

Foley Equipment, a Caterpillar dealer in Kansas and northwest Missouri, hosted customers, employees, government officials and local supporters and friends at the grand opening of its new Salina facility. Foley Equipment has proudly served the Salina community since 1956.

Foley Equipment, the Caterpillar dealer in Kansas and northwest Missouri, hosted customers, employees, government officials and local supporters and friends at the grand opening of its new state-of-the-art Salina facility. Foley Equipment has proudly served the Salina community since 1956.

Foley Power Solutions, a division of Foley Equipment, recently completed a solar microgrid on the roof of the company's Kansas City facility. Foley Equipment is a proud provider of solar, microgrid and energy storage systems to customers throughout Kansas and northwest Missouri.

Foley Equipment announced on June 6 that Joel Burke will be joining the company as chief information officer. “We're thrilled to have someone with Joel's experience and attributes joining our team,” said Chief Financial Officer Charlotte Kerner.

Foley Equipment, a Caterpillar dealer of Kansas and northwest Missouri, recently celebrated the grand opening of its new facility in Colby, Kan. The company's location on Horton Road represents an investment in the community as Foley Equipment strengthens its roots in northwest Kansas.