Walsh Equipment Inc.

Stephenson Equipment Inc. (SEI) has named Charlie Walsh as its executive vice president to head the sales teams at the company. With the retirement of Dennis Heller, who has stayed on with SEI as chairman of the board, Walsh moves into the sales management role Heller has lead for many years.

Walsh Equipment held a regional equipment show at the Washington Wild Things Field in Washington, Pa., on Aug. 3. The event attracted a crowd of more than 200 of Walsh Equipment's customers from western Pennsylvania who came to see the latest equipment offerings from the dealership.

Harrisburg, Pa.-based Stephenson Equipment Inc. (SEI), who is celebrating 60 years in business announced July 28, that SEI will acquire Walsh Equipment an 85 year-old company headquartered in Butler, Pa., with a branch location in Ebensburg, Pa. The partnership extends Stephenson's operations to 6 locations in Pennsylvania along with their 2 locations in New York, the combined locations will employ approximately 185 employees.

Walsh Equipment held the first in a series of four planned regional open house events on the grounds of the Pioneer Steam & Gas Society in Saegertown, Pa., on May 17. The event attracted a crowd of approximately 200 of Walsh Equipment's customers from northwestern Pennsylvania who came to see the latest equipment offerings from the dealership.

J&J Truck Bodies and Trailers teamed up with Walsh Equipment Company Feb. 17 to host a Customer Appreciation Day Open House at J&J's facilities in Somerset, Pa. The event featured a plant tour at J&J Truck Bodies and Trailers' facilities, as well as truck and equipment displays and demonstrations.

Walsh Equipment Company held an open house event on June 22 and 23 at its headquarters in Prospect, Pa. This year's event was the first since Walsh's major expansion, which doubled the size of this location. The event attracted a sizable crowd, with an estimated attendance of 1,300 over the course of the two days.

Walsh Equipment, one of Pennsylvania's leading construction equipment dealerships, announced the expansion of its product offerings with the addition of the Trout River Industries line of live bottom products. Walsh Equipment will now sell the Trout River product line in its western and central Pennsylvania market.

Walsh Equipment Company has announced the company’s first major expansion since opening its branch location in Ebensburg, Pa., in 2012. The dealership’s headquarters location in Prospect, Pa., underwent renovations that doubled the size of its current structure.

Walsh Equipment hosted a regional customer appreciation event at the Pioneer Steam and Gas Expo Grounds in Saegertown, Pa., on August 26. Attendees at the event were treated to a catered lunch and an opportunity to visit with the Walsh Equipment sales team and manufacturer representatives from many of the dealership’s equipment lines.