June Business News

June 2010 Vol. 65 No. 6
The ribbon-cutting ceremony at CONTECH's new facility in Guanajuato, Mexico.

A library of "Safety Matters" training and information sheets are available in both Spanish and English. Safety Matters sheets can be used in classroom settings, safety meetings and even on the jobsite. They address a wide range of safety topics, including working in trenches/pits, safely transporting equipment, rollover protection, electrical strike education, and much more.

Safety Matters sheets can be downloaded at Ditch Witch Safe. In addition to Safety Matters topics, customers will find a growing number of training materials including safety tips, safety training videos, operator's manuals and material safety data sheets (MSDS).

In other company news, Ditch Witch announced winners of three of its annual awards. Winner of the 2009 “Gold Ace Award,” given to the top Ditch Witch salesperson worldwide, is Thomas Reszkowski of Ditch Witch Northeast in Perrineville, NJ. Tim Conover of Ditch Witch Midwest in Carol Stream, IL, earned the 2009 “Lowell Highfill Award” for his promotion and marketing of Ditch Witch products and the 2009 “Service Manager of the Year Award” went to Mark Frey of Ditch Witch of Montana in Billings, MT. 800.654.6481, www.ditchwitch.com

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers has launched a 21-language web site (www.rbauction.com). The new rbauction.com delivers the world's largest used equipment inventory, largest database of auction results and equipment specifications, and more features in more languages than any other equipment auction web site.

Key features of the new rbauction.com include: