Business Updates for April 2009: GCTA, WSA Trenchless, Lockwood, Andrews and Newnam

April 2009 Vol. 64 No. 4
Jerry Halsey, now of Liebherr

Mark Michael is the newest addition to the inside sales staff in Godwin Pumps’ Bridgeport location. He joins Godwin as a former MLB pitcher for the St. Louis Cardinals organization and was a managing member of a lawn and property management company, where he managed employee scheduling and was responsible for purchasing and account management. 856.467.3636, www.godwinpumps.com

Doosan Infracore America

Doosan Infracore America recently added Patrick Miller Tractor Co. headquartered in Many, LA, to its dealer network. Patrick Miller Tractor provides Doosan sales, service and parts support in western Louisiana and eastern Texas.

Patrick Miller Tractor has been in business since 1948, and saw a growth opportunity by aligning with the Doosan dealer network. 770.831.2200, www.infracore.com

Hanson Pressure Pipe

Hanson Pressure Pipe named Mike Leathers senior vice president. Leathers previously served as senior vice president of sales and the south central region of Hanson Pipe & Precast. In his new role, Leathers reports to Richard Manning, president of Hanson Building Products. Hanson Pressure Pipe is a leading provider of concrete steel and steel pressure pipe. 972.262.3600, www.hansonpressurepipe.com

CONTECH
Effective since Feb. 1, CONTECH Construction Products Inc. requires a deposit on all custom products. The deposit is one third down at the time of order and two thirds due 30 days from the date of invoice.

“This new deposit policy allows CONTECH to continue to provide the best service to our customers and to ensure that we can continue to meet and exceed their needs,” said Steve Spanagel, president of Sales for CONTECH.

The policy affects non standard products which include but are not limited to: bridge products, detention systems, large diameter pipe, slotted drain, stormwater units and ArmorFlex. 800.338.1122, www.contech-cpi.com


Liebherr Construction Equipment

Liebherr Construction Equipment welcomes two new hires to its team. Timothy Hyland joins the sales team where he will assume the responsibility of district manager.