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MRWA’s 2nd Annual Operator Equipment Expo a Success

Tue September 07, 2010 - Midwest Edition
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(L-R): City of Waconia, Minn., employees Justin Sorensen, Pete Storms, Eric Geyen, Mike Dressel and Kelly Wagener get ready to try their hands at the obstacle course.
(L-R): City of Waconia, Minn., employees Justin Sorensen, Pete Storms, Eric Geyen, Mike Dressel and Kelly Wagener get ready to try their hands at the obstacle course.
(L-R): City of Waconia, Minn., employees Justin Sorensen, Pete Storms, Eric Geyen, Mike Dressel and Kelly Wagener get ready to try their hands at the obstacle course. (L-R): Tom Wener, district manager of John Deere, John Braunshausen and Randy Thorstad of Scharber and Sons Inc., Rogers, Minn., are ready answer equipment inquiries, especially questions about the new John Deere D Series like this 323 D series track unit (L-R): Jennifer Koenig (in cab), Teri Osterman, Jeff Dale and Mike Strodtman of the Rural Water Association of Minnesota gives this 420E TLB — provided by Ziegler Rental — a try in  the ball contest. (L-R): Bernie Bourasa and Terry Hoops of Truck Utilities, St. Paul, Minn., and Stanley Hydraulics Midwest Regional Sales Manager Rod McFadden display a Manitex 26-ton crane. (L-R): Steve Martin, Tony Brown and Tony Munson of Northern Dewatering Inc., Rogers, Minn., show off this Thompson 6JSC jet sewage pump. Service and Parts Representatives Dave Weis (L) and Jay Ean, both of MacQueen Equipment Inc., St. Paul, Minn., are ready to answer questions about this Vactor Plus 2100 sewer cleaner. Ditch Witch of Minnesota’s Darin Holgren  uses a Ditch Witch FX30 for a vacuum excavating demo.

The Minnesota Rural Water Association held its 2nd Annual Operator Equipment Expo Aug. 18 and 19 in Waconia, Minn. Among those participating in the event were Ziegler Cat, Scharber & Sons Inc., Ditch Witch and Truck Utilities Inc.