Tag: Illinois

John Deere plans to welcome dealers, technicians, customers and others to the new facility. Photo courtesy of John Deere

Deere facility to foster dealer, technician training

July 12, 2019By

The building is part of John Deere’s Construction & Forestry Training Campus and includes three classrooms that can be used separately for training purposes.

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Growth of Wendling Quarries continues with acquisition

June 12, 2019By

Wendling Quarries, which has multiple quarry locations in the Midwest, recently purchased the assets of Coots Materials Co. (CMC) in Iowa.

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Prairie Material site opens after three-year hiatus

September 11, 2018By

The company reopened a sand and gravel site in Illinois that was closed since 2014

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Bridgestone bringing OTR tire production to the states

July 17, 2018By

The company announced a $12 million investment plan in its plant in Bloomington, Illinois, for off-the-road (OTR) tire production.

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Cat dealer in Midwest acquired

May 23, 2018By

Altorfer Holdings acquired Patten Industries, the Caterpillar dealer in northern Illinois and northwest Indiana.

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Ozinga recognized for its community relations efforts

February 26, 2018By

Ozinga earned the Community Relations Award from the Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers.

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Cat plans to close Illinois plant, lay off 800 workers

April 3, 2017By

Caterpillar plans to close its Aurora, Illinois, plant and lay off about 800 employees as a result of an anticipated decline in demand for its products.

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Photo courtesy of the Illinois Association of Aggregate Producers.

Illinois dealer names vice president of sales

July 6, 2016By

McAllister Equipment Co. promoted Park J. Allison to vice president of sales.

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