Thomas W. Schmidt has been promoted into the newly created position of Vice President, Business Development, whereby he will lead the company in the trenchless equipment market.
The company has been issued its 14th patent for the multi-sensor, machine-intelligent probe for leak detection in waterpipes.
Jeff Gabrielse has been named as the company’s new Managing Director.
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This recent acquisition will develop QuickConnect’s pull head capabilities and add to the company’s growing portfolio of HDPE pipe services.
The company has started trenchless pipe relining in Sydney, Australia, eradicating the need for digging up land and causing disruption to the local habitat.
Kobus’ Pipe Puller is set to be distributed by Blejkan S.A. in Poland, and Sistemas de Perforacion in Spain.
In his new role, Kevin Smith will be merging Ditch Witch, Subsite® Electronics, American Augers®, and Trencor® into one organisation.