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Brandt Named Authorized American Augers Dealer for Canada

  WEST SALEM, OH ­– American Augers has announced that it has named the Brandt Group of Companies an authorized dealer for American Augers and Trencor products across Canada. American Augers has been a fixture in the underground utilities and pipeline industry across North America for over 50 years. Adding…

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Inside Our Manufacturing

American Augers was founded in 1970, focusing on the production of the auger boring machine. Today the product lines span Auger Boring, HDD, Trenchers, and Surface Miners. Our facilities are 241,000 square feet of building space located on just under 30 acres of land in West Salem, Ohio. In order…

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American Augers/Trencor Trade Shows

2019 kicks off two busy years of showing our equipment around the world. So, where can you find American Augers and Trencor in 2019? Find out below! NASTT’s No-Dig Show March 17-21 Donald E. Stephens Convention Center – Chicago, IL Booth #711 NASTT’s No-Dig Show is the largest trenchless technology…

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Our Approach To Delivering A Strong Customer Experience

Our focus is 100% on the customer, and how we can help them succeed beyond the startup of their equipment. American Augers' approach to the after-market is providing strategic parts, technical support, and training to our customers across the globe, 24/7/365. When you spend time with our customers, from Lewisville,…

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Anderson Joins American Augers/Trencor Sales

We are pleased to announce that Blaine Anderson has joined the American Augers/Trencor team as the Midwest Territory Sales Manager. Anderson started his career early at his father’s Ditch Witch dealership in Eastern WI. While working in the Ditch Witch shop, Anderson attended college at UW-Platteville with an emphasis in…

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The Toro Company to Acquire The Charles Machine Works, Inc.

Investor Relations Heather Hille Director, Investor Relations (952) 887-8923, heather.hille@toro.com Media Relations Branden Happel Senior Manager, Public Relations (952) 887-8930, branden.happel@toro.com The Toro Company to Acquire The Charles Machine Works, Inc. Parent Company of a Strong Portfolio of Underground Construction Brands Including Market-Leading Ditch Witch BLOOMINGTON, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 15, 2019-- The Toro Company (NYSE:…

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Getting The Most Productivity and Reliability From Your Auger Boring Machine

In our industry up-time is essential. You’ve made the investment in purchasing a piece of equipment for your jobsite and we want to make sure that piece of equipment stays up and running for you. Getting the most productivity and reliability from auger boring machines will occur from following the…

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American Augers’ DD-110 Featured In Barcelona

The DD-110 directional drill made an appearance at the Ditch Witch customer event in Barcelona, Spain. American Augers’ DD-110 is available to purchase through the Ditch Witch dealer network which gives the customer a local dealer to help with purchase, service, and parts for their rig. Joe Smith, Director of…

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Keeping Your Mid-Size and Maxi Rigs Up and Running

The mid-size and maxi classifications of horizontal direction drilling (HDD) machines are the largest and most powerful rotation units designed for daily use to bore the longest, deepest and largest diameter bores. Thrust and pullback of the biggest maxi units can be 1,100,000 lb. (500 tonnes) or more, with torque…

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DS Boring – 36/42-600 Installing 24 Inch Forced Sewer

We had the opportunity to spend some time with the crew of DS Boring down in Tampa, FL. They were installing 320 ft. of 24 in. diameter forced main sewer. The equipment used was an American Augers 36/42-600 Tier 4 auger boring machine. The pit was benched, drained and covered…

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American Augers’ Heath Elected President, GLTA

Dan Heath, Product Support Manager for American Augers and Trencor, has been elected President of the Great Lakes Trenchless Association (GLTA) at the annual membership meeting and Miss Dig/GLTA Conference March 15-16, 2018. Heath has been with American Augers since January 2007. His qualifications for the position, which is served…

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Joe Smith Jr. Named Director Of Sales and Marketing

We are pleased to announce that Joe Smith Jr. has accepted the position of Director of Sales and Marketing for American Augers/Trencor effective June 1, 2018. In his new role, Joe will be a member of the American Augers/Trencor Leadership Team and will be responsible for leading the sales team in…

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