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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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Trencor Introduces T14 Trencher Upgrade

Customer-focused innovation makes successful rig even stronger, more powerful, with a lower cost of operation. American Augers/Trencor, a Charles Machine Works company, has released the first large-scale upgrade to its proven 1400-series trencher line since its introduction. The new T14-54/617 trencher features a Tier 4 Final emissions compliant engine, state-of-the-art electronics, and…

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May 2017 Parts Promotion

May Your Month Be Merry and HI-VIZ Winter is finally past us here in Ohio and the new projects of spring are popping up everywhere. Whether you are already working a job or bidding for your next one, don’t get beat by downtime. Keep your rigs running with American Augers…

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American Augers Now Offers PinPoint

Introducing PinPoint By American Augers In a world where every minute, every dollar, and every decision counts, American Augers has listened to your needs. We have launched the beginning of a comprehensive, customer-focused offering, beginning with an industry-leading remote monitoring and maintenance system called PinPoint. This Telematics offering is robust and allows…

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American Augers Partners With DW/TXS For Developing Markets

(West Salem, OH) – On July 13, 2016, American Augers Inc. and DW/TXS, both Charles Machine Works companies, unveiled the first American Augers HDD Drill DD1100 jointly produced rig at the facilities of DW/TXS in Beijing, China. The 500 ton HDD rig was built in close cooperation between both partners as it uses…

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American Augers Names Director of Product Management

(West Salem, OH) – American Augers has announced the appointment of Richard Levings to the position of Director of Product Management. Levings will represent not only American Augers products but the newly acquired Trencor line. Equipment included under his direction is auger boring machines, mid-size directional drills, maxi-rigs, mud pumps & cleaning…

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