RMACES Displays Latest Equipment, Technology in Denver

Mon March 06, 2017 - West Edition #5
Construction Equipment Guide

Mark (L) and Matthew Pentz of The Calvin Group returned to Denver from the Florida auctions just in time to present their company, which exclusively specializes in buying and selling asphalt paving equipment.
Mark (L) and Matthew Pentz of The Calvin Group returned to Denver from the Florida auctions just in time to present their company, which exclusively specializes in buying and selling asphalt paving equipment.
Mark (L) and Matthew Pentz of The Calvin Group returned to Denver from the Florida auctions just in time to present their company, which exclusively specializes in buying and selling asphalt paving equipment. John Custer (L), territory manager of Power Motive Corporation, and Herman Neely, demo specialist of Roadtec are on hand at Power Motive’s booth. Honnen Equipment was well represented (L-R) by Brian Conlon, Kleemann specialist; Chad Garoriau, account manager; and Bill Wright, Wirtgen product specialist. MacDonald Equipment of Commerce City, Colo., is the LeeBoy dealer in Colorado. (L-R) are Pete Kulp of LeeBoy; Michael Thompson, MacDonald’s newest sales manager; and Joe Chambers, territory manager of MacDonald Carlson Paving Products was represented by its dealer, Faris Machinery. Ready to answer questions about the Carlson CP100 paver (L-R) are Gary Kline, Eric Paulsen and Bill Smith, all of Faris Machinery; Jason Lapp of Carlson Paving Products; and Jeremy Kinder and Ryan Giesler, also of Faris. (L-R): Commerce City DPW employees Nathan Madrid and Greg Fischer speak with Rocky Mountain Bobcat’s Jason Kelley and Rollie McDaniel. Among the Deere construction machines on display in the 4 Rivers Equipment booth was the 310 SL backhoe loader. Pictured with the backhoe (L-R) are Carlos Coons, David Middleton and Jeff Bandy, 4 Rivers territory managers. Wagner CAT Paving product specialist Don Woolworth (L) was a busy man for all three days of the show.  Here he answers questions about the Cat PM22 milling machine from Neal Bowers of Weld County DPW. Andy Remmo (L), municipal sales manager of Power Equipment Company, discusses extended warranty options with John Hood of Epic Assurance.

The 44th Annual Rocky Mountain Asphalt Conference and Equipment Show (RMACES) was held Feb. 22 to 24 at the Crown Plaza Hotel and Conference Center near the Denver International Airport.

The equipment show is an important element of the three-day event, which also features seminars on emerging technology, governmental issues and other topics impacting the asphalt industry in the Rocky Mountain region. Manufacturers and their dealers showed off the latest in paving equipment and technology. —CEG

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