Hoffman Equipment

Headquartered in Piscataway, N.J., Hoffman Equipment was founded in 1920 by Bill and Harry Hoffman when purchased their first truck and founded Hoffman Motor Transportation to deliver roofing material for installers. The next 30 years brought a lot of change, with Hoffman Equipment expanding steadily by specializing in heavy hauling and rigging, moving oversized objects, such as large machinery, structural steel, storage tanks, industrial boilers, and even diners.



Tech School Buys Volvo Loader From Hoffman Equipment

The Lehigh Career & Technical Institute (LCTI) in Schnecksville, Pa., evaluated its equipment options and decided to purchase a Volvo L90H wheel loader from Hoffman Equipment. LCTI offers technical programs ranging from medical/dental assistant to heavy equipment operations and more, making it the largest technical school of its kind in Pennsylvania and one of the largest in the country....


N.Y.'s RCA Asphalt Takes Delivery of New Workhorse

Companies don't buy uber expensive pieces of heavy equipment because they are loyal to a brand or even to a dealer. While they may appreciate the heritage of a machine or be chummy with a dealership's CEO, they primarily want machines that dependably and efficiently work....


Hoffman Equipment Celebrates Its 100th Anniversary With New Cranes From Manitowoc and Grove

Hoffman Equipment marked one century in the lifting equipment industry at this year's ConExpo. The Piscataway, New Jersey-based family-run company celebrated the date expanding its fleet with new Manitowoc and Grove cranes purchased at the show....


UTCA Holds 54th Annual Convention in Atlantic City; Afghanistan War Hero Mark Nutsch Delivers Keynote

The Utility & Transportation Contractors Association of New Jersey (UTCA) held its 54th annual convention and trade show Sept. 26 through 28 in Atlantic City, N.J. After having held the convention for the past several years at the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa, the show returned to the Tropicana Casino and Resort where it had been held for many years....


Gary Hopf Retires as Crane Service Manager at Hoffman Equipment

Hoffman Equipment Co. 's Crane Service Manager, Gary Hopf, has announced his plan to retire on Sept. 20, capping a career spanning more than 30 years in the industry. Hopf started working with cranes as a mechanic in the late 80's at the Equipco Co....


Volvo CE Opens Certified Used Center at Hoffman Equipment

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) continues to take the guesswork out of buying used machines with the opening of a new Volvo Certified Used Center in New Jersey. The company has partnered with Hoffman Equipment to establish a Volvo Certified Used Center in Deptford, N.J., that will serve the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions....


Company Upgrades Jaw Crusher to Meet Demand

Herman's Trucking and Recycling is a thriving, family owned business. Founded by Herman Steljes, the company currently is managed by Nick Rader, Herman's grandson, who works alongside his mother, Marilyn, whom he credits for being the brains behind the organization....


Yonkers Contracting Company Boosts Job Site Efficiency with the Grove GRT880

Yonkers Contracting Company (Yonkers) is using its recently acquired Grove GRT880 on an infrastructure project along Route 17 in Harriman, N.Y. The project, which includes building a new bridge, a new interchange and inserting new drainage, has a quick-paced schedule and is expected to be completed later this year....


Doosan Portable Power Names Hoffman Equipment An Authorized Distributor

Doosan Portable Power has named Hoffman Equipment as an authorized distributor. The company will supply Doosan Portable Power air compressors, generators, light towers and light compaction equipment throughout New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania....


Hoffman Equipment to Provide NPK Sales, Service in N.J., Pa.

NPK has announced the newest member of its construction equipment dealer network. Hoffman Equipment will provide NPK sales and service in New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania. Hoffman is a family business that opened in New Jersey in 1920 as a transportation company delivering roofing materials....






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