Lano Equipment Hosts Open House in Anoka, Minn.

The event also featured door prizes including a Toro push mower, which went to Patrick Popehn, Rustic Waters LLC of Andover, Minn.

📅   Thu May 05, 2016 - Midwest Edition


The state patrol seminar on equipment load and trailer safety on Minnesota roads garners attention from the attendees.
The state patrol seminar on equipment load and trailer safety on Minnesota roads garners attention from the attendees.
The state patrol seminar on equipment load and trailer safety on Minnesota roads garners attention from the attendees. Officer Steve Krueger answers questions about vehicle inspections, violations and current Minnesota state restrictions and requirements for equipment and load transportation.  Kurt Lano (L), vice president of Lano Equipment Inc., and Lee Stanbro, regional manager, SANY America, talk about Lano Equipment’s newest product line, SANY excavators like this SY135C. Tyler Chesemore, owner, Super T’s Lawn & Landscape Service and Patrick Kendrick,  equipment operator, Super T’s Lawn & Landscape Service, Elk River Minn., give this Kubota KX040-4 a try. 
Curtis Hunt of Rugged Companies tests this Doosan DX140LC excavator with the innovative CMP hydra grapple. (L-R): Curtis Hunt, equipment operator, Josh Chase, owner and Doug Duscher, equipment operator, all of Rugged Companies, Princeton Minn., enjoy their time at the event. Joe Shaughnessy, sales representative of Virnig Manufacturing, Rice Lake, Minn., stands with the company’s popular Virnig STG 84-in. (213.4 cm) brush grapple on this Kubota SSV 65 skid steer.
Rod Lano, former vice president of Lano Equipment, retired April 1. He is flanked by his longtime customers Gene Hetland (L), Oak Grove, Minn., and “Slim” Glenn Sonsteby of Slims Motor Clinic in Andover, Minn. Lano said, “It’s been a great career, I met a lot of great people whom I will definitely miss.”
(L-R): Rick Zebro (L) of Zebro Construction, Ham Lake, Minn., and Mike Tangeman, sales, Lano of Anoka, look at parts and attachments.

Lano Equipment Inc. hosted an open house on March 31 at its Anoka, Minn., location. The event gave guests the opportunity to see and test the equipment including a Doosan DX140LC excavator. The event also featured door prizes including a Toro push mower, which went to Patrick Popehn, Rustic Waters LLC of Andover, Minn.

“Because of our customers, our open House was a success. Lano Equipment Inc. is celebrating 70 years in business this year and we couldn't have done it without all of our commercial and consumer customers or our dedicated employees. We will continue to invest in our customers with our product lines in the years to come. Thanks for your business,” said Lano representatives.