TAG: PERC

Companies in the News: Updates from Gachina, PERC, Case, Stihl and Takeuchi

October 23, 2019By

On Oct. 6, Gachina Landscape Management partnered with Family Connections and the Young Men’s Service League (YMSL) to clean up its new neighbor, Open Mind School in Menlo Park, Calif. Five Gachina volunteers, including associate Peninsula Branch Manager Sam Anderson and Production Supervisor Rafael Avila, joined 100-plus passionate citizens to give the school a much-needed face lift, Gachina said. Gachina’s... read more

PERC donates $5,000 to GreenCare for Troops

October 21, 2019By

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) donated $5,000 to Project EverGreen’s GreenCare for Troops program as part of an in-booth promotion for contractor conducted throughout GIE+EXPO week. PERC announced the amount after tallying the total number of entries to its in-booth trailer giveaway sweepstakes. On behalf of each contractor who entered the in-booth trailer giveaway sweepstakes, PERC donated $5... read more

PERC to support GreenCare for Troops at GIE+EXPO

September 25, 2019By

Contractors who visit the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) booth (No. 7094) at GIE+EXPO and enter to win the council’s equipment trailer giveaway will have $5 donated on their behalf to the Project EverGreen’s GreenCare for Troops program. It’s all part of PERC’s “United We Fuel” booth theme. “Propane is an all-American fuel, with the majority of the United... read more

They’ve got the power: What you need to know about mower engines

August 15, 2019By
Electric mowers (Photo: Mean Green Mowers)

Why choosing the right mower engine can help landscape contractors save on fuel costs, be more environmentally friendly and increase efficiency. read more

PERC releases video of propane mower use

July 16, 2019By

The Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) released a new online video featuring footage captured by GoPro cameras shot from the equipment operator’s point of view to show what it’s really like to use a propane commercial mower.                                “We were looking for a fun way to show equipment fleet managers, department directors and professional landscapers what it’s really like to operate... 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