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Since 2006 the Town of German Flatts, N.Y., has seen what used to be referred to as "100-year floods" at least three times, the worst of these occurring in 2006 and 2013. Most of the flood damage was caused by the Fulmer Creek, which flows into the Mohawk River, as well as flooding from the Mohawk River itself.

Junjin America LLC has added the JD-800E-II to its Rock Commander drill lineup. As with Junjin America's other drills, the JD800E-II has a simple design and unmatched parts availability, according to the company. The universally-accepted Kawasaki hydraulic system is the heartbeat of this new product, coupled with an efficient 233CFM air compressor that is utilized all over the world.

EquipmentWatch, the world's leader in data, software, and insights for the heavy equipment industry, announced the nominees for the first annual Lowest Cost of Ownership Awards. The Lowest Cost of Ownership Awards are the industry's only accolade of its kind, based on empirical data regarding the long-term cost of heavy equipment.

Founded prior to the United States involvement in WWI, Rieth-Riley Construction Co. in Goshen, Ind., is celebrating its 100th anniversary and is looking forward to another century of success in Indiana, Michigan and neighboring states. The company is still headquartered in Goshen, Ind., where it was founded in 1916.

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.

Tracey Road Equipment celebrated its 40th anniversary with an open house on Oct. 6, at its Syracuse, N.Y., headquarters. Contractors and municipalities from across New York State were invited to view the latest advancements and technologies in road building, excavation, trucking, and road maintenance equipment.

KCM Corporation announces that Beard Equipment Co. will now represent Kawasaki-KCM wheel loaders in the Permian Basin area of Texas, and in southeast New Mexico. Beard Equipment Co. has served the state of Texas and southeastern New Mexico since 2006 focusing primarily on the oil and gas industry.

KCMA Corporation recently announced that Pittman Tractor Company will be representing Kawasaki-KCM wheel loaders in the southern Alabama market, as well as the Florida panhandle. Since 1988 Pittman Tractor has been providing this market products in the construction, road building and equipment rental markets.

KCMA Corporation announced that Pittman Tractor Company will now be representing Kawasaki-KCM Wheel Loaders in the Southern Alabama market, as well as the Florida panhandle. Since 1988 Pittman Tractor has been providing this market the finest products in the construction, road building, and equipment rental markets.

Sometimes the dreams we had as children come true; other times, they just … changed. Michael Lalonde grew up around heavy equipment, but when he was a child, he believed a traditional white-collar job would be what would make him happy. “I wanted a coat and tie job when I was a kid,” said Lalonde, who today, sans the suit and tie, is founder and owner of Westrax Machinery facility in Long Beach and Corona, Calif.

KCMA Corporation announced that ATS Equipment will now represent Kawasaki-KCM wheel loaders in the Massachusetts and Rhode Island markets. ATS Equipment has serviced the New England area for more than 30 years selling products used in agriculture, construction, recycling, road building and equipment rental markets.