Aspen Equipment is announcing the promotion of Inside Sales Representative Cole Lundeen to Territory Manager in the Iowa/Illinois region for Manitowoc, Grove, and National Crane sales and rental opportunities.
Lundeen joined the company in 2019 as a Service Writer, transitioning into the Inside Sales position the following year. He will represent Aspen Equipment in the middle and eastern counties of Iowa, as well as the counties along the northwestern edge of Illinois.
“Lundeen is a smart, ambitious young man and has a proven sales record from his Inside Sales position,” notes Aaron Carlson, Director of Sales. “I am excited to bring him on board to our expanding outside sales team.”
ABOUT ASPEN EQUIPMENT
Aspen Equipment, LLC is a diversified crane and industrial equipment dealer and market leading final stage purpose-built work truck upfitter serving a wide array of customers in construction, mining, railroad, tree care and utility end markets. Aspen Equipment offers equipment rentals, new sales, used sales, parts, service, and product support from its four branch locations.
Aspen Equipment is pleased to announce a new partnership with Milron Truck Body, a leading service truck body manufacturer in North America.
Aspen Equipment will stock the all-aluminum truck bodies and offer parts, service and installation to customers. Use our contact form for more information about Milron truck bodies for your fleet, or go to our Milron product page to learn more.
Aspen Equipment’s Davenport, Iowa, branch has added 7,200 sq ft to cater to its growing railroad and construction customer base in Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois. The branch will also celebrate its five year anniversary in August 2022.
The branch in the Quad Cities relies on six experienced mechanics and three service trucks to serve customers throughout the region. Over the years, the location has picked up a considerable amount of railroad work.
“We’re thrilled to announce our expansion. Our restructuring will enable us to better serve the railroad and construction industries in the region,” said Davenport branch manager Jerry Rex. We’re celebrating the 5-year anniversary of our shop this summer, and we are proud of the work we’ve done in our branch.” Rex adds that he looks forward to the branch serving the Davenport/Quad Cities region for many more years.
The Aspen Equipment Quad Cities branch is located at 1733 South Stark St in Davenport, IA. The branch phone number is 563-949-4045.
Aspen Equipment delivered a 120 ton capacity Grove GRT8120 and 165 ton capacity Grove GRT9165 to Iowa-based Tri-County Construction on New Year’s Eve, 2021. The three-axle GRT9165 enables the hoisting of heavier loads at a greater radius. The seven-section MEGAFORM boom of the GRT8120 offers class-leading charts with an additional pinning location at 90% that helps to increase capacities and enhance flexibility in lift planning. Read the entire press release on constructionequipmentguide.com.
Aspen Equipment has announced its expanded coverage in the Midwest by adding parts of western Missouri and northeast Kansas to its territory. The Company will add 74 counties in the two states serving National Crane boom trucks sales, rental, and field service.
Aaron Carlson, Aspen Equipment’s director of sales, said the latest territory expansion leverages the strength of its operations in Minnesota, Iowa, and Nebraska, and its desire for growth, as the Company anticipates a rise in boom truck and truck upfitting demands in the future.
“With this strategic expansion, Aspen will be well-positioned to take advantage of the uptick in construction and utility work in the coming years,” Carlson said. “Expanding into Kansas and Missouri is an important step that enables us to serve customers in regions that are expected to grow.”
To lead this expansion, Joe Rowan has been appointed as Territory Manager, with Aspen’s facility in Ankeny, Iowa, serving as the main support hub for the new territory.
Founded in 1926, Aspen Equipment has built a reputation for National Crane sales, rental and product support. It has four locations serving a broad range of end market customers: Minneapolis; Quad Cities and Des Moines, Iowa; and Omaha, Nebraska.
Bronto Skylift distributor Aspen Equipment recently delivered new aerial platforms to customers in California and South Dakota. Based in Minnesota, Aspen’s build and delivery capabilities enable it to serve customers in many industries around the country. Aspen has been a North American dealer for Bronto for nearly 22 years, and is a distributor in 10 states.
The Bronto deliveries include the SI197HDT insulated work platform (pictured), and the S200XDT aerial work platform. These models include key features designed for safe working access to overhead power lines. Both units were mounted on their chassis in Bronto Skylift’s workshop in Orlando, Florida. Jed Fischbach, Aspen’s Territory Manager, worked extensively with the clients to ensure that the Bronto model they received would fit their needs for high-reach accessibility. Says Fischbach, “We are happy to be the one-stop shop for the best and tallest aerials available in North America for our customers.”
ABC Rentals (abcrentalsinc.com), one of Aspen Equipment’s associate dealers in the Western Dealers network for Western snow plows sales and service, was recently featured in Construction Equipment Guide. Learn more on Construction Equipment Guide.
Contact us if you are interested in joining the largest network of Western plow dealers in the Midwest as an associate dealer of Aspen Equipment.
Aspen Equipment’s branch location in Omaha, Nebraska, is pleased to help Nebraska-based Lift-All Crane Service (liftallcrane.com)with their fleet lifting abilities. Delivered in 2020, the Grove TMS500-2 is a lightweight truck crane that features quick set-up and versatile taxi crane capabilities. Read the press release on Manitowoc’s website.