Here's a quick roundup of recent industry news. Track the industry's movers and shakers, learn about company acquisitions, get the skinny on new products and more.
Scott Eicher joins Sprayroq
Sprayroq announced the addition of Scott Eicher to its corporate team as director of corporate development. Prior to joining Sprayroq, Eicher was president of Foam Fusion, a company he started to apply foam and coatings for the residential and commercial markets.
Federal Signal to acquire Truck Bodies and Equipment International
Federal Signal announced that it intends to acquire Truck Bodies and Equipment International for $270 million, subject to post-closing adjustments. The transaction will allow the company to leverage its expertise in building chassis-based vehicles, expanding its exposure to industrial end-markets.
Mutual Industries announces acquisition of Harris Industries
Mutual Industries announced the addition of Harris Industries, a manufacturer of safety identification products, including printed barricade tapes, underground tapes, pipe and electrical markers.
Badger Meter agrees to acquire D-Flow Technology AB
Badger Meter announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire D-Flow Technology AB of Lulea, Switzerland. The acquisition will enable the company to further enhance its existing E-Series Ultrasonic product line and continued advancement of its ultrasonic capabilities.
Dust Control Technology changes name to BossTek
Dust Control Technology has changed its name to BossTek to better reflect all of the company’s product lines. Headquartered in Peoria, Illinois, the company maintains a domestic rental fleet of industrial-strength misting cannons of all sizes for dust and odor suppression.
TMW Systems earns awards
TMW Systems has been recognized for its business intelligence marketing campaign as part of the 2017 Compass Awards program from the Transportation Marketing and Sales Association. The annual Compass Awards recognize excellence in marketing, customer communication and sales activities within the transportation and logistics industries.
Felling Trailers employees earn CWI certifications
Ben Myhre, a welding trainer for Felling Trailers’ Weld Training Center, and Kyle Wald, vice president of engineering for Felling, obtained their Certified Welding Inspector certifications through the American Welding Society. The two will work together to create a set of certified welding standards that will be implemented throughout the company.
Ring-O-Matic makes additions to dealer network
Ring-O-Matic announced that its full product line of vacuum excavators, vaccum units and pit cleaners is now available from 22 more locations through six of the industry’s equipment dealerships.