May 2010 Business News

March 2010 Vol. 65 No. 3

Business news from LAN, Rain for Rent, Caterpillar, Ritchie Bros., US Composite Pipe South, CertainTeed, PPIC, Envista, JCB, Volvo CE, Terex and Gehl.
LAN
Planning, engineering and program management firm Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) has named E. Tyson Thomas, P.E., to the position of vice president.

LAN
Planning, engineering and program management firm Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) has named E. Tyson Thomas, P.E., to the position of vice president.

Since joining LAN in 1978, Thomas has served in a wide variety of roles, including design engineer, project engineer, project manager, department manager, program manager and principal-in-charge. His experience encompasses all areas of civil engineering, including site infrastructure development, environmental permitting and compliance, water and wastewater engineering and storm water engineering. Thomas has worked with a wide array of clients throughout the country including local and state agencies, districts and special authorities, industry, municipalities and private entities.

His current responsibilities within LAN’s Infrastructure Business Group include project and program management, business development and management of production staff for coastal, port and marine, water, wastewater, storm water, environmental, and municipal and industrial infrastructure projects.

Thomas holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Texas Tech University, where he also serves as a member of the Civil Engineering Academy. He is a registered professional engineer in the states of Texas, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. 713.266.6900, www.lan-inc.com

Rain for Rent
Rain for Rent has launched a newly enhanced online customer portal that allows customers to access their accounts through the Rain for Rent website, www.rainforrent.com. Now customers can view account data, rental status, download invoice or equipment reports on demand, and set up report subscriptions in a variety of formats.

Rain for Rent provides turnkey liquid-handling solutions with specialized pumps, tanks, pipe, filtration and automation. 800.742.7246, www.rainforrent.com