Tractor & Equipment Company

Work on the estimated $115 million U.S.-98/SR-158 Extension Project in Ala. began in September 2017 and is expected to be completed by 2023. Thus far the DOT has awarded four of the seven contracts for the road and bridge infrastructure construction that is taking place in Mobile County.

John G Walton Construction Co. Inc. started major work on the Alabama Department of Transportation's (ALDOT) $7.9-million SR-180/Canal Rd. widening in Orange Beach on Sept. 23, 2019, and the crews are very confident about meeting the December 2020 delivery date.

By the end of May, crews from Southeastern Site Development Inc. (SSD) will have delivered the Georgia Department of Transportation's $14 million project to widen 2.5 mi. of State Route 142 from FM I-20 to Alcovy Road in Covington, including the widening of a 112-ft.

Right out of the gate, the first W 210 Fi mills in North America won big as they cold-planed the famous Barber Motorsports Park outside Birmingham, Ala. There, in summer 2019, Mill It Up LLC, Warrior, Ala., — as milling subcontractor for Granite Construction Co.

Chad Stracener has been named the new president of Tractor & Equipment Company (TEC), replacing Dan Stracener, who will now serve as CEO. The younger Stracener began his career with TEC when he was 18 and has worked in a wide range of roles at the company.

Tractor & Equipment Company (TEC) has appointed Jeremy Tolbert as its new executive vice president-product support, replacing Steve Day, who retired. "I've been in the heavy equipment industry for more than 20 years, and all of my experience has directly related to product support," Tolbert said.

Chip and Andy Shropshire share a 70-year family history in the construction industry that began when the brothers' grandfather, George Shropshire Sr., started mining marble and ochre in Georgia. With less than a handful of employees, the business that is today known as Bartow Paving Company, provided raw material for local construction projects during the 1950s and 60s.

Schwarze Industries, based in Huntsville, Ala., recently presented an innovative new design in street sweepers to its national dealers in Birmingham, Ala. Tractor & Equipment Company, the Schwarze dealer in Alabama, was more than happy to lend its support and demo area for the final day of the recent three-day United States dealer demo and meeting held Oct.

Tractor & Equipment Company (TEC) received the T.W. Pugh Excellence in Safety Award by CompTRUST AGC at its inaugural Construction Risk Summit in August. The award is the highest honor given by the self-insurance fund recognizing safety excellence. The award is named after T.W.

GOMACO Corporation recently recognized Tractor & Equipment Company of Alabama as a Top Ten Distributor for sales in the 2016 fiscal year. The award was presented in recognition for outstanding sales and distribution of GOMACO equipment in the United States.

Stakeless grading is pretty straight forward, but for many contractors it's become essential to their operations. Without it, they rely on setting hubs, which is time consuming on projects. A hub is a 6 to 8-in. piece of wood — square on the end, which is driven into the ground with a marker ribbon tied at the top.