TAG: Takeuchi US

Takeuchi releases TB250-2 compact excavator

January 18, 2019By

Takeuchi-US released a new compact excavator, the TB250-2. Weighing approximately 11,000 pounds, the machine provides Takeuchi with a true 5-ton excavator offering that is well suited for a range of applications including landscape, general contracting and rental, the company reports. The excavator features a long arm with integrated thumb mount and a max dig depth of about 12.5 feet. Takeuchi... read more

People on the Move: Neil Cleveland joins PBI-Gordon team; OPEI adds Brandon Martin; and more from Takeuchi-US, Aspire, Aquatrols and Jeff Korhan

September 26, 2018By

Neil Cleveland has joined PBI-Gordon as vice president and general manager. Cleveland will oversee all aspects of the PBI-Gordon Professional Turf & Ornamental and Home Lawn & Garden Business Unit, including product sales, marketing, operations, research and development, regulatory and technical services. He will be based out of PBI-Gordon headquarters in the Kansas City, Mo., metro area. Cleveland replaces Tom... read more

People on the Move: Takeuchi-US hires vp; ASIC names award winners; Davey promotes district manager; and Aspire adds account manager

February 21, 2018By

Takeuchi-US hired Jeff Stewart as vice president and general manager, effective immediately. In the newly created role at the company, Stewart will oversee parts, service, IT, facilities and non-machine related warehouse operations. While Stewart is a new hire, he has previously been employed in various roles with Takeuchi, spending 13 years with the organization. The position is among many changes... read more

People on the Move: Shilan steps down from NJLCA; New hires and promotion at Unique Lighting, Toro, Davey and more

January 25, 2017By

Jody Shilan is stepping down as executive director of the New Jersey Landscape Contractors Association (NJLCA) to “focus his energies working as an industry consultant, speaker and writer on a full-time basis,” according to a press release. Shilan, an LM Editorial Advisory Board member who writes a membership-based website FromDesign2Build.com, says that under his direction the organization became “a more professional, more social... read more

People on the Move: IFMA names Miller foundation chair; more from Ruppert, Takeuchi-US, Kawasaki, Spring-Green, Davey, Arborjet

July 6, 2016By

The International Facility Management Association (IFMA) Foundation named Kent Miller its foundation chair. Miller is the president of Caretaker Landscape & Tree Management. The 25-year-old foundation—which has an 18-person board and operates a $1 million budget—provides $150,000 in scholarships annually. It also runs an accreditation program with various colleges and works on initiatives, such as the Global Workforce Initiative, to promote facility management as a... read more

People on the Move: NALP selects tech adviser; LandCare adds two executives; and more

March 9, 2016By

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) selected Barry Troutman, Ph.D., as its new technical adviser. Troutman, a 38-year veteran of the industry, most recently served as director and vice president of technical services for ValleyCrest. Previously, he worked in technical and training capacities with Massey Services and ChemLawn. Troutman also worked with the Professional Lawn Care Association of America, an NALP legacy association. Heaviland Landscape Management in... read more