Hino Trucks names senior vice president
Hino Trucks named George Daniels senior vice president of sales and customer service. He is a four-year veteran of the commercial truck industry and had served as vice president of service operations for Hino Trucks.
Maine Pointe opens Calgary office
Maine Pointe, an operations management and implementation firm, opened an office in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, at Banker’s Hall, 888 3rd St., Southwest.
Husky swivel receives UL certification
Fuel hose swivel assemblies from Husky Corp. have received UL certification. The designation ensures CP 12 and CP 16 swivel assemblies meet or exceed safety standards for pull, electrical conductivity, pressure and hydrostatic tests.
United Rentals completes National Pump acquisition
United Rentals completed the acquisition of National Pump, including 37 branch facilities in the United States and Canada. The $780 million purchase price includes $765 million in cash and approximately $15 million in stock.
Ellicott Dredges receives Impact Award
Ellicott Dredges Enterprises received the Impact Award for its work in Iraq from the Overseas Private Investment Corp. Ellicott supplied dredges to de-silt hydroelectric dams and improve flood control on the Tigris and Euphrates rivers.
AEM, Ditch Witch produce vacuum excavator safety video
Ditch Witch, a member of AEM’s (Association of Equipment Manufacturers) Underground Equipment Manufacturers Council, collaborated with AEM on the production of a vacuum excavator safety video. Available through the AEM Store, the video promotes best practices in the operation of vacuum excavation equipment, as well as how to protect underground utilities from damage.
J&J Truck Equipment names sales manager
J&J Truck Equipment, a division of Somerset Welding & Steel, named Rick Springer regional sales manager. Based in Chambersburg, Pa., Springer will be responsible for truck equipment sales throughout eastern Pennsylvania.
Chemineer launches Express service program
Express Service Center from Chemineer includes 48-hour equipment analysis, parts replacement and repair service. The program is available for Chemineer HT and HS agitators, model 20, MR and GT agitators, mechanical seal cartridges, impeller hubs, blades and bearing assemblies.
Continental launches Web portal
Continental Tire the Americas expanded its fleet offerings with the launch of Conti360. The Web portal enables customers to access invoices, credits, tire training modules and the Engage360 training program for fleets.
Rocky Mountain Oil & Gas awards
Winners of the 2013 Rocky Mountain Oil & Gas Awards included Precision Drilling, drilling excellence; Krohne, manufacturer of the year; RTS Corp., recruitment agency of the year; Anadarko Petroleum Corp., excellence in corporate social responsibility; NCS Energy Services, preferred technology award for excellence in well completion; Trican Well Service, new technology development of the year – general/products; TEEMCO, consultancy of the year; Loenbro, construction company of the year.
Preferred Technology, excellence in environmental stewardship; Target Logistics, general industry service award; Gazelle Transportation, bulk trucking company of the year; Kodak Oil & Gas Corp., Oil & Gas Financial Journal transaction of the year – under $1 billion; Jacob Eberhart – Canary, progressive global energy and natural resources – future industry leader; TETRA Technologies, water management company of the year; Norton Rose Fulbright, law firm of the year; Halker Consulting, engineering company of the year; Express Energy Services, excellence in health and safety – operational; Express Energy Services, excellence in health and safety; Enersight, new technology development of the year.
JD Field Services, heavy haul trucking company of the year; ENSERVCO Corp., oilfield service company of the year; Preferred Technology, specialty industry supplier of the year; Summit Midstream Partners, Bilfinger Westcon midstream company of the year; Denbury Resources, Oil & Gas Financial Journal transaction of the year – over $1 billion; VZ Environmental, excellence in health and safety; Marquis Alliance, division of SECURE energy services, industry supplier of the year; Anadarko Petroleum Corp., TEEMCO E&P company of the year; Blake Scott – Scott Environmental Services, progress global energy and natural resources industry leader.
Curry Supply, Reading Truck form partnership
Curry Supply Co. and Reading Truck Body formed a partnership to expand product portfolios and market reach. The partnership will enable Reading to strengthen its distribution channel and for Curry to expand internationally and support new industries.
NexTraq named TAG Top 40 Innovative Technology Company
NexTraq, a leading GPS fleet and asset tracking company, was named by the Technology Association of Georgia as one of its Top 40 Innovative Technology Companies. The award recognizes Georgia-based technology companies for their innovation, financial impact and efforts at spreading awareness of the state’s technology initiatives.
ECCO Group acquires PSE
ECCO Group of Boise, Idaho, acquired Public Safety Equipment Group. The expanded business, ECCO Safety Group, will have manufacturing facilities in nine locations on four continents and sales offices in Europe, Australia and China.
Rock and Recycling names manager
Rock and Recycling Solutions named Jack Henderson-Adams territory manager for New York, Vermont, West Massachusetts and Connecticut. He will be based in Hopkinton, Mass.
Northeast Oil & Gas award winners
Winners of the 2013 Northeast Oil & Gas Awards included Baker Hughes, drilling excellence; Worthington Industries, manufacturer of the year; Drill Baby Drill Staffing, recruitment agency of the year; Range Resources Corp., excellence in corporate social responsibility; FTS International, preferred technology award for excellence in well completion; Halen Hardy, new technology development product of the year; McTish, Kunkel & Associates, consultancy of the year; Anadarko Petroleum Corp., excellence in environmental stewardship by an E & P company; Resource Environment Solutions, general industry service award; QC Energy Resources, bulk trucking company of the year; Hydro Recovery, water management company of the year.
Brandon Davis – URS Corp., progressive global energy & natural resources future industry leader; Cara C. Davis, law firm of the year; Civil & Environmental Consultants, engineering company of the year; Range Resources Corp., excellence in health and safety; TEEMCO, new technology of the year – software application; Cenergy, construction company of the year; The National Lime and Stone Company, specialty industry supplier of the year; NiSource Midstream Services, IPS Engineering/EPC midstream company of the year.
Halliburton, oilfield service company of the year; Eclipse Resources, Oil & Gas Financial Journal transaction of the year; Cartasite, excellence in health and safety; Total Equipment Co., industry supplier of the year; Range Resources Corp., TEEMCO E&P company of the year; Dave Spigelmyer – Marcellus Shale Coalition, progressive global energy and natural resources industry leader.
Chevin Fleet Solutions names account manager
Chevin Fleet Solutions named Bradley Furie national account manager for sales development across the western United States.
Honda Engine names sales manager
American Honda Power Equipment, a division of American Honda Motor Company, named Dan Wahn national sales manager for Honda Engines in the United States, including distributors and original equipment manufacturers.
Dresser-Rand names fellowship inductees
Dresser-Rand inducted Ken Schoeneck and E. Martin Hinchliff into the Dresser-Rand Engineering Fellowship Program. The program recognizes individuals who have attained distinction through significant engineering achievements that have global impact on Dresser-Rand by providing competitive advantages in the energy markets and being recognized as an industry expert.
Felling Trailers achieves year without lost-time injury
Felling Trailers’ Sauk Centre, Minn., location achieved one year without an Occupational Safety and Health Administration recordable lost-time injury.
Super Products names vice president
Super Products promoted Dan Koziczkowski to vice president of sales and marketing. He will oversee internal and field sales staff, manage and support the company’s municipal distributor network, and identify growth opportunities.
Target Logistics names president, COO
Target Logistics Management, an Algeco Scotsman company, promoted J. Brad Archer to president and chief operating officer of Target Logistics. Brian S. Lash, former chief executive officer, will serve in a nonexecutive capacity as chairman of Target Logistics. He will focus on business development in new geographic areas and industries.