Modern Group Ltd.

Modern Equipment & Supply has expanded its service capabilities to include mobile dielectric testing for insulated bucket trucks and manlifts. This testing is required by OSHA/ANSI A92.2 and must be performed annually by a trained equipment service technician.

Modern Group congratulates Joseph Dutko upon his retirement from the company after 43 years of dedicated service. Joe has been a trusted manager, guide and project manager for multiple generations of employee-owners of Modern. An Air Force veteran, Joe was hired in March 1976 as shop foreman for Modern's newly constructed Bristol, Pa., headquarters.

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.

You'll be seeing a lot more yellows along New Jersey's Route-17 North as Modern Equipment & Supply showcases the wide breadth of Hyundai Construction product line in Hasbrouck Heights, from the R17z-9a 3,920 lb. mini-excavators to 30,000 plus lb.

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.

Modern Group has welcomed Bob Schumody to its equipment and supply sales team. Schumody brings more than 30 years of industry experience, including an extensive focus on municipal applications and the Hyundai line of construction equipment. He will lead Modern's growth in the non-profit and government sectors.

Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas honored five of its top dealers for 2017 during a meeting of its North American dealers at the AED Summit in Las Vegas. Hyundai awarded its top honor of Dealer of the Year to Four Seasons Equipment Inc. of Houston.

Modern Equipment & Supply announced that in just its second full year as a Hyundai Construction Equipment dealer, two sales representatives were ranked among the top five Hyundai sales reps in the United States. This was a team achievement for the company, combining individual knowledge and attention to detail with the skill and dedication of a robust service operation to deliver the best products to Modern's customers.

On June 1, Modern Equipment & Supply established a rental fleet of Hyundai wheel loaders and excavators to serve its customers throughout Eastern Pennsylvania and New Jersey. As a full-line Hyundai dealer, Modern will be able to provide tracked excavators ranging from 3,000 to 100,000-lb.

Paul Farrell, president of Modern Group Ltd., and his executive team, welcomed Congressman Michael Fitzpatrick to their Bristol, Pa. headquarters on March 9 as part of Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) grassroots government affairs program. During the visit the group sat down to discuss policy issues that impact the dealership's ability to serve its customers.

New Jersey heavy equipment dealers turned out in force March 1 to show their support for a potential Diesel/Equipment Technology program at Union Community College (UCC) in Cranford, N.J. Approximately 90 percent of the state's equipment dealers attended the event, which was intended as a discussion to gauge interest from local businesses in hiring graduates from such a program.