TAG: Companies in the News

Companies in the News: Case and Southeastern Equipment aid in tornado recovery; Kioti recognized as top-performing manufacturer by the Equipment Dealers Association; and more from Nufarm Americas, Green Lawn Fertilizing, Unilock and Conserva Irrigation

July 17, 2019By

Case Construction Equipment and Southeastern Equipment supported Team Rubicon in its efforts to help the Dayton, Ohio, community recover from the destruction of the EF4 tornado that caused extensive damage across multiple swaths of the city. The tornado, which touched down late on the night of May 27, traveled 19 miles across the northern part of the city, impacting numerous... read more

Companies in the News: Case dealer supplies equipment for Habitat for Humanity project; Arborjet treats series of trees; PERC recognizes National Park & Recreation month with online resources updates

July 1, 2019By

Case Construction Equipment dealer Ina Store supplied a compact track loader and grapple bucket to Team Rubicon for a land-clearing project in Baldwin, Mich. The site will be developed by Habitat for Humanity of Lake County Michigan into a new Veterans Village development that provides 850- to 1,000-square-foot homes for qualified veterans, active military and spouses of those who have... read more

Companies in the News: Case achieves bronze status in World Class Manufacturing program; Husqvarna announces smart summer campaign; RightPlantz.com hits 50,000 users

June 5, 2019By

The Case Construction Equipment manufacturing facility in Burlington, U.S., has achieved bronze status in the World Class Manufacturing (WCM) program. The Burlington plant in Iowa manufactures tractor loaders, backhoes, rough-terrain forklifts and crawler dozers for the Case E brand, as well as headers for the Case IH and New Holland Agriculture brands and features a research and development center. Occupying... read more

Companies in the News: Husqvarna receives environmental awards; Stihl celebrates 60th anniversary of Contra chainsaw; SiteOne partners with Bassmaster Elite Series

May 22, 2019By

The Husqvarna Group received the 2019 Arkansas Environmental Technology Award for its manufacturing plant in Nashville, Ark. In 2015, the manufacturer launched “Sustainovate,” an innovation-based initiative to make sustainability a real competitive advantage and to reduce carbon dioxide emissions by one-third before the end of 2035. As a result, in 2017, Husqvarna installed a 1.4-megawatt solar array at the Nashville... read more

Companies in the News: Briggs & Stratton wins a manufacturer of the year award; Hunter recognized with energy leadership award; and more from CenterSquare Advisory, Kubota Tractor Corp. and Stepstone

May 8, 2019By

Georgia Gov. Brian Kemp named Briggs & Stratton Corp. the winner of the 2019 Manufacturer of the Year award in the category of medium manufacturer with 151 to 500 employees. Briggs & Stratton earned the honor based on a range of criteria, including its economic impact, community involvement and corporate responsibility and commitment to workforce development and excellence. The company has... read more

Companies in the News: Case celebrates 50 years of skid-steers; Kohler Co. moves engine manufacturing plant and more from Davey Tree and Husqvarna

April 24, 2019By

Case Construction Equipment celebrated 50 years of skid-steer manufacturing with a ceremony on April 3 at its Wichita, Kan., plant. Case first built skid-steers in 1969 at its Burlington, Iowa, facility, before eventually moving production to Wichita. “Skid-steers completely transformed the construction equipment landscape, and Case has played a leading role in the evolution and development of this product category... read more