TAG: Morbark

People on the Move: Davey Tree’s board of directors sees changes; Buyers Products names new director of sales; and more from Ecologel Solutions, Ruppert Landscape and Morbark

June 26, 2019By

John E. Warfel announced his retirement from The Davey Tree Expert Co.’s board of directors. Warfel retired in May following 11 years of service on the board. Warfel served on the board’s audit, compensation and governance committees during his tenure. For the last nine years, he served as chairman of the governance committee. He is owner of Warfel Group, a business coaching... read more

Morbark introduces Rayco T415

March 6, 2019By
Photo: Morbark

Morbark debuted the Rayco T415 forestry machine. The T415 allows customers to change between a Predator forestry mower/mulcher head and a Hydra-Stumper stump cutter attachment. Powered by a 415-hp CAT C9.3B diesel Tier 4 Final engine, the T415 has a closed-loop hydrostatic system to power the mulcher or cutter head, sending 140 gallons per minute to the attachment’s drive motor(s).... read more

Morbark acquires Denis Cimaf

January 9, 2019By

Morbark acquired Denis Cimaf, a company specializing in the development of brushcutter-mulcher attachments for excavators, skid-steers, forestry tractors, graders and other types of heavy equipment. The acquisition is part of Morbark’s strategic focus on broadening the range of tree care and industrial equipment, aftermarket parts and service offered to its customers, said the company. Denis Cimaf manufactures four main products:... read more

Rayco debuts two stump cutters and stump cutter trailer

September 6, 2018By

Rayco Manufacturing introduced two stump cutter models—the RG55 and RG80—and the TRG stump cutter trailer. The new items represent the first new product introductions for Rayco since the company was acquired by Morbark in November 2017. “All of these new products highlight Morbark’s and Rayco’s commitment to our customers,” said Casey Gross, Morbark’s director of tree care products. “We’re continuously... read more

Morbark debuts track chipper, product upgrades

November 16, 2016By

Morbark debuted the new Beever M18R Track Tree and Brush Chipper, as well as improvements to its Tree Care Products lines, at the TCI Expo. “We first saw the need for a tracked version of our 18-inch capacity chipper for fire and pest cleanup efforts going on in the western United States,” said Casey Gross, Morbark director of tree care products.... read more

People on the Move: Morbark, Cat appoint new CEOs; new hires for Davey, Agri-Turf, Jensen, Ruppert

November 2, 2016By

Caterpillar Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman plans to retire on March 31. Before assuming the chairman and CEO role in 2010, Oberhelman joined Cat in 1975, was elected as vice president and CFO in 1995 and has led a variety of businesses across the company in his tenure. The company named Jim Umpleby, group president for energy and transportation, as the company’s new CEO. Umpleby,... read more