Highway Equipment Company

Equipment dealers throughout the United States are grappling with decisions regarding how best to address the many challenges brought on by the Coronavirus pandemic. Many companies served by equipment dealers are essential businesses supporting construction and maintenance of critical infrastructure, utilities and energy and heavy highway companies.

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas hosted a dealer dinner in conjunction with the AED Summit in Chicago Jan. 14 to 16, 2020. The AED Summit is a premier industry event where construction equipment distributors, manufacturers and service providers are brought together able to connect with peers under one roof.

Hitachi Construction Equipment Loaders America (HCMA) has announced Highway Equipment, formerly Harter Equipment, as a Hitachi wheel loader distributor. Since 1933, Highway Equipment has maintained a legacy of success in the construction industry stretching over 85 years, and the Reynolds family-owned operation continues today under president Thomas Reynolds.

Highway Equipment Company held a crushing and screening open house event at its Canton branch earlier this summer to showcase the dealership's new line of Anaconda screens and material handling equipment. The dealership was recently named the authorized dealer of Anaconda in Ohio and Pennsylvania.

Highway Equipment Company is expanding its reach into New Jersey by acquiring a new location in Millstone, N.J. Harter Equipment, which was founded by Seth Harter in 1967 and led by Sue Harter since 1999, has joined the Highway Equipment family. As Highway Equipment Company, the former Harter will continue to provide customers the same service, support and experience for all of their equipment needs.

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas held its annual dealer meeting on Feb. 5, 2019, in conjunction with the 2019 AED Summit in Orlando, Fla. More than 80 dealer management attended Hyundai Construction Equipment's annual dealer summit, which was designed to celebrate the continued success of the Hyundai brand and gain feedback from Hyundai dealers across North America, about how to continue growing at a sustained pace year over year.

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas recently sold 20 wheel loaders as a result of its participation in the Snow Ice Management Association (SIMA) Symposium that took place in Cleveland, Ohio, from June 26 to June 29. SIMA brings the top snow and ice equipment manufacturers and suppliers together to showcase the best products, technology and services in the industry.

Screen Machine Industries, a U.S.-based manufacturer of crushing and screening equipment, has had busy first half of 2018. Not only has the company experienced unprecedented demand its products, it also has added three new exclusive dealers to its distributor network.

Highway Equipment Company of Ohio announced that Chris Keithan has joined the Highway Equipment Company service team. Keithan is responsible for field service at Highway Equipment Company's new Canton, Ohio, facility. The construction equipment sales and rental business is growing in Ohio and Highway Equipment Company of Ohio with the help of Keithan are planning to grow with it.

Highway Equipment Company of Ohio held a Bell Truck customer lunch on March 2 at its new facility in Canton, Ohio. Customers came to tour the new facilities, visit its offices, meet the company's people, see live demonstrations, kick the tires and operate the new Bell B50E 50-ton (45 t) articulated trucks.

Highway Equipment Company of Ohio recently welcomed two employees to its team: John Martin and Ray Leonard. John MartinJohn Martin has joined the Highway Equipment Company service team. Martin is responsible for field service at Highway Equipment Company’s new Canton, Ohio, facility.