Yancey Bros. Co.

In May 2006, Scott Stokes founded Southeastern Site Development Inc. (SESD), a heavy civil/infrastructure general contracting firm in Newnan, Ga. Today, his firm is recognized as one of the city of Atlanta's premier road building, site development, excavation, utilities, structures, concrete flatwork and construction contractors working throughout Georgia.

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.

As is the case with Caterpillar dealers from across the country, Yancey Bros. Co. hosted a BIG used equipment sales event at its Austell, Ga., location on Nov. 21. These sales events serve to assist dealers in completing the cycle of putting their newest and lowest-hour used machines back into the hands of their in-territory customers and to provide regular customers with end-of-year deals on quality machines.

GOMACO Corporation announced the recent appointment of Yancey Bros. Co. as the authorized GOMACO distributor of the state of Georgia. Yancey will provide sales and service for GOMACO's full line of concrete construction products. The appointment was made by Kent Godbersen, vice president of worldwide sales and marketing, GOMACO Corporation.

Yancey Bros. Co. , the Nation's oldest Caterpillar dealer, announced that Trey Googe has acquired majority ownership of the company and will succeed Jim Stephenson as CEO. Googe has been a shareholder of Yancey Bros. since joining in 2007 and most recently served as president and COO.

In a series of demonstration and educational events, Yancey Bros. Co. and Sitech South held their most recent Technology Day event at Yancey's Gwinnett County location in Dacula, Ga., on Oct. 18. As with the previous demo events, the next-generation Cat excavators (Cat 320 GC, 320, 323) were the feature of the event and Yancey and Caterpillar product trainers provided comprehensive demos and walk around of these machines.

Yancey Bros. Co. and Sitech South held a Technology Day event Sept. 13, 2018, at Yancey's new Yancey Rents - CAT Rental Store in Austell, Ga. Representatives from Yancey Bros. Co., Yancey Rents, Caterpillar and Sitech South showcased their newest products and services.

Metso welcomes Yancey Bros. Co. , the USA's oldest Caterpillar dealer, to its North American distributor network. Georgia-based Yancey Bros. Co. will offer Metso's mobile and stationary crushing and screening products to area construction, recycling and roadbuilding customers.

Willie Keen is responsible for everything with wheels as the mobile equipment owner and manager of International Paper in Oglethorpe, Ga. He has been with the company, which is one of the world's leading producers of fiber-based packaging, pulp and paper, for 38 years.

Goodloe Harper Yancey III, chairman emeritus and third dealer principal, Yancey Bros., died Easter Sunday, April 1, 2018. Born Sept. 13, 1928, in Albany, Ga., Mr. Yancey's Caterpillar career began in Albany where his uncle, Earle Yancey, and his father, L.D.

Yancey Bros. Co. hosted more than 750 of its customers and friends to the brand-new Macon, Ga., facility for a grand opening and ribbon cutting event on Friday, March 9th. In addition to some uplifting speeches from ownership and local dignitaries, this huge event featured a catered low country boil, facility tours, live entertainment and lots of equipment displays.