Newsletter – May 2017

Categories: News

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE:

Greetings everyone!  The May meeting will be held at our headquarters, Timbuktu Restaurant located at 1726 Dorsey Road, Hanover, MD.  This month’s meeting/presentation given by Mike Windsor with Sitech Chesapeake, the home of grade control technology.  Mike will cover high level benefits, features and cost savings of using Grade Control technology.  If you are using grade controls, this will be a good time to see where grading controls are going, if not at least, get a better understanding of how it can benefit you and your organization.

Look forward to seeing you on Tuesday evening!

Regards,

Ed Gestido

 

MESSAGE FROM THE VICE PRESIDENT:

If you have any questions about the website, please contact me by e-mail or phone.  We will be updating the website each month.
Any member who would like to have a picture of a piece of their equipment posted on the website, please call 410-355-2222 x 127 or email [email protected]

 

SECRETARY REPORT:

MAEMA Secretary’s Report: April 11, 2017.
Vice – President Bill Cyford called the meeting to order at 7:02 P.M.
There were 29 members and guests in attendance.
Bill welcomed all.
Bill introduced new guest Dave Coleman from Alban Tractor Company.
Treasurers Report – read and approved.
Secretary’s report for March read and approved.
July’s meeting will be a lunch-n-learn with a presentation by JJ Keller discussing ELD’s.  The meeting will be held on July 11, 2017 from 11:30 – 1:30 at Alban CAT, Elkridge MD.  Registration and payment ($15) must be received by June 13.
Evening Presentation:  Dan Strock from PRO-VISION
50/50 $120 won by John Chautier
Meeting adjourned @8:12

 

BULLETIN BOARD:

ATTENTION! ATTENTION!
Reminder, we are having a Lunch and Learn for the July Meeting.  Further information to follow.

 

ATTENTION VENDORS:

Please, kindly donate items for our raffle drawings.  We all enjoy the nice prizes and its great advertisement for your company.  Please see any of the Board members to discuss your generosity for an upcoming meeting.

 

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT:

Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers

 

OFFICERS AND BOARD MEMBERS:

Ed Gestido – President

Gray & Son

Bill Cyford – Vice President

Mclean Contracting

Rob Ermer – Treasurer

Baltimore Gas and Electric

Gary Shields – Secretary

Alban Tractor

Matt Davis – Board Member

RLO Contractors

Ricardo Arroyo – Board Member

Luis Construction

Tom McAleese – Board Member

Indusco

Brian Pickett- Board Member

RLO Contractors

Julie Engle – Board Member

PPC Lubricants

Terry Strawbridge – Board Member

Ross Contracting

Website Address – www.mid-atlanticema.org

 

Newsletter – April 2017

Categories: News

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE:

Greetings everyone!  The April meeting will be held at our headquarters, Timbuktu Restaurant located at 1726 Dorsey Road, Hanover, MD.  This month’s meeting/presentation will be given by Dan Strock, Sales Manager for the Commercial Group of Pro-Vision Video Systems.  They provide a rugged, reliable rear vision and video systems designed exclusively for the Commercial, Transit and Law Enforcement mobile applications.

Look forward to seeing you on Tuesday evening!

Regards,

Ed Gestido

 

MESSAGE FROM THE VICE PRESIDENT:

If you have any questions about the website, please contact me by e-mail or phone.  We will be updating the website as needed.

Any member who would like to have a picture of a piece of their equipment posted on the website, please call 410-355-2222 x 127 or email [email protected]

 

SECRETARY REPORT:

No Report

 

BULLETIN BOARD:

All meetings are held at our meeting headquarters, Timbuktu Restaurant located at 1726 Dorsey Road in Hanover, MD, the second Tuesday of each month unless otherwise specified.

 

ATTENTION VENDORS:

Please, kindly donate items for our raffle drawings.  We all enjoy the nice prizes and its great advertisement for your company.  Please see any of the Board members to discuss your generosity for an upcoming meeting.

 

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT:

McClung Logan

 

OFFICERS AND BOARD MEMBERS:

Ed Gestido – President

Gray & Son

Bill Cyford – Vice President

Mclean Contracting

Rob Ermer – Treasurer

Baltimore Gas and Electric

Gary Shields – Secretary

Alban Tractor

Matt Davis – Board Member

RLO Contractors

Ricardo Arroyo – Board Member

Luis Construction

Tom McAleese – Board Member

Indusco

Brian Pickett- Board Member

RLO Contractors

Julie Engle – Board Member

PPC Lubricants

Terry Strawbridge – Board Member

Ross Contracting

Website Address – www.mid-atlanticema.org

 

Newsletter – March 2017

Categories: News

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE:

Greetings everyone!  The meeting will be held at our headquarters, Timbuktu Restaurant located at 1726 Dorsey Road, Hanover, MD.  This month’s meeting/presentation will presented by the Maryland State Police.  They will cover Electronic Logs, records, regulations and the effects on commercial trucking.

AEMP Conference March 5th thru 7th for more information please visit www.aemp.org   The conference is in conjunction with ConExpo 2017 March 7th thru 11th in Las Vegas, Nevada.

See you in Vegas if you are attending.

Look forward to seeing you on Tuesday evening!

Regards,

Ed Gestido

 

MESSAGE FROM THE VICE PRESIDENT:

If you have any questions about the website, please contact me by e-mail or phone.  We will be updating the website each month.

Any member who would like to have a picture of a piece of their equipment posted on the website please call 410-355-2222 x 127 or email [email protected]

 

SECRETARY REPORT:

MAEMA Secretary’s Report: February, 7, 2017.

Vice – President Bill Cyford called the meeting to order at 6:58 P.M.

Bill welcomed all.

Bill thanked all attending for making the meeting due to the Valentines Day confliction.

Treasurers Report – read and approved.

Secretaries’ report for January’s meeting was unavailable.

Reminder of the AEMP Conference in Las Vegas March 5th through March 7th.

Reminder of ConExpo starting March 7th through March 11th also in Las Vegas.

We received a thank you letter from Cat North for a 2017 tool donation to the Diesel Program at the school.

Jake Kepich spoke about the new certification Cat North has accomplished from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers through Penn State College.

Jake also spoke about the upcoming Career Day being held at the school on Thursday, April 6th, between 5:30 PM and 7:00 PM. Anyone interested or in need of a space to display, please contact Jake at 301-379-1557.

There was no Alliance Supporter Spotlight.

Evening Presentation; Dennis Black from McHenry Pressure Cleaning Systems to discuss cause, effect, and protection of road salt effects to undercarriage on equipment.

Door prize was $145.

Next Meeting will be March 14th and the MD State Police will update us on FMCSA.

Bill Cyford adjourned the meeting.

 

BULLETIN BOARD    All meetings are held at our meeting headquarters, Timbuktu Restaurant located at 1726 Dorsey Road in Hanover, MD, the second Tuesday of each month unless otherwise specified.

 

ATTENTION VENDORS:

Please, kindly donate items for our raffle drawings.  We all enjoy the nice prizes and its great advertisement for your company.  Please see any of the Board members to discuss your generosity for an upcoming meeting.

 

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT:

Alban Cat

 

OFFICERS AND BOARD MEMBERS:

Ed Gestido – President

Gray & Son

Bill Cyford – Vice President

Mclean Contracting

Rob Ermer – Treasurer

Baltimore Gas and Electric

Gary Shields – Secretary

Alban Tractor

Matt Davis – Board Member

RLO Contractors

Ricardo Arroyo – Board Member

Luis Construction

Tom McAleese – Board Member

Indusco

Brian Pickett- Board Member

RLO Contractors

Julie Engle – Board Member

PPC Lubricants

Terry Strawbridge – Board Member

Ross Contracting

Website Address – www.mid-atlanticema.org

 

Newsletter – February 2017

Categories: News

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE:

Greetings everyone! The meeting will be held at our headquarters, Timbuktu Restaurant located at 1726 Dorsey Road, Hanover, MD… This month’s meeting/presentation by McHenry Equipment. Mr. Dennis Black will educate the membership on Salt Corrosion Prevention for vehicles and equipment.

Please Note: The February meeting has been changed to the 7th

AEMP Conference March 5th thru 7th. For more information please visit www.aemp.org The conference is in conjunction with ConExpo 2017, March 7th thru 11th in Las Vegas, Nevada

Look forward to seeing you on Tuesday evening!

Regards,

Ed Gestido

 

MESSAGE FROM THE VICE PRESIDENT:

If you have any questions about the website, please contact me by e-mail or phone. We will be updating the website each month.

Any member who would like to have a picture of a piece of their equipment posted on the website please call 410-355-2222 x 127 or email [email protected]

 

SECRETARY REPORT:

MAEMA Secretary’s Report: January 10, 2017.

President Ed Gestido called the meeting to order at 7:02 P.M.

There were 27 members and guests in attendance.

Ed welcomed all,

Next month meeting moved to February 7

Treasurers Report – read and approved;

Secretaries’ report for November meeting and December BOD read and approved

Evening Presentation; Mark Fitzgerald from Carroll Independent discussed the scope of Carroll’s offerings and introduced Clem Zotto from GIR Systems who represents 1 of 2 Fuel Management Systems available from Carroll. GIR offers a fuel management system with all data instantly available in real time.

Meeting adjourned @7:40

 

BULLETIN BOARD :

All meetings are held at our meeting headquarters, Timbuktu Restaurant located at 1726 Dorsey Road in Hanover, MD, the second Tuesday of each month unless otherwise specified.

 

ATTENTION VENDORS: 

Please, kindly donate items for our raffle drawings. We all enjoy the nice prizes and its great advertisement for your company. Please see any of the Board members to discuss your generosity for an upcoming meeting.

 

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT:    

 Alban Cat

 

OFFICERS AND BOARD MEMBERS:

Ed Gestido – President

Gray & Son

Bill Cyford – Vice President

Mclean Contracting

Rob Ermer – Treasurer

Baltimore Gas and Electric

Gary Shields – Secretary

Alban Tractor

Matt Davis – Board Member

RLO Contractors

Ricardo Arroyo – Board Member

Luis Construction

Tom McAleese – Board Member

Indusco

Brian Pickett- Board Member

RLO Contractors

Julie Engle – Board Member

PPC Lubricants

Terry Strawbridge – Board Member

Ross Contracting

Website Address – www.mid-atlanticema.org

 

Newsletter – January 2017

Categories: News

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE:

Greetings everyone, the meeting will be held at our headquarters, Timbuktu Restaurant located at 1726 Dorsey Road, Hanover, MD.  This month’s meeting/presentation by Clem Zotto Sales manager for GIR, a cloud based fuel management system.

Please Note: The February meeting has been changed to the 7th instead of the 14th

Look forward to seeing you soon

Regards,

Ed Gestido

 

MESSAGE FROM THE VICE PRESIDENT:

If you have any questions about the website, please contact me by e-mail or phone. We will be updating the website each month. Any member who would like to have a picture of a piece of their equipment posted on the website please call 410-355-2222 x 127 or email [email protected]

 

SECRETARY REPORT:

Unavailable

 

BULLETIN BOARD:

All meetings are held at our meeting headquarters, Timbuktu Restaurant located at 1726 Dorsey Road in Hanover, MD, the second Tuesday of each month unless otherwise specified.

 

Release date December 27, 2016

Waldorf, MD  – JESCO Incorporated, a John Deere Construction Equipment Dealer in four states throughout the northeast, broke ground on its newest facility in Waldorf, MD on November 28, 2016.

Located at 9B Industrial Park Circle, the new site is strategically located to serve the Southern Maryland and the greater Washington DC area.

The 17,043 sq. ft. facility will be constructed on 5.08 acres, will house a total of 9,417 sq. ft. of service area and is equipped with six modern bays; the new building will allow for future expansion additional service bays.

“This facility will essentially mirror the branch that we built in Deer Park, NY last year” says Anthony Falzarano VP of Sales, “The new Waldorf location will give JESCO the opportunity to better service Southern Maryland and D.C. markets as we will be able to significantly increase our rental presence in the region.”

Providing the highest quality service and products has been a core function of JESCO’s business model for 44 years and will continue to be fundamental as the company expands it footprint in the industry.

“2017 is poised to be an exciting year for JESCO” says JESCO President Jonathan Robustelli, “JESCO will celebrate its 45th anniversary in 2017 and we are excited to add the Waldorf branch as a full service facility in Southern Maryland.”  Robustelli adds, “The expansive parts warehouse, additional yard space and rental capability of this branch will allow us to better serve our customers’ needs”.

In addition to a full line of John Deere construction and compact equipment, the new location will supply Ditch Witch products, Bomag road building equipment, Genesis demolition tools, Indeco hydraulic breakers and Hydrema compact dump trucks for sale and rental.

JESCO anticipates the Waldorf facility to be fully operational by the fall of 2017.  Once completed this will be JESCO’s twelfth operational branch.

Other  areas serviced include Baltimore, Frederick, Delmar, District Heights and White Plains, Maryland; South Plainfield, Mount Holly and Fairfield, New Jersey; Beacon and Deer Park, New York; Middletown, Delaware and Shrewsbury, Massachusetts.

For more information, call 800.241.7070 or visit http://www.jesco.us/.

 

ATTENTION VENDORS:

Please, kindly donate items for our raffle drawings. We all enjoy the nice prizes and its great advertisement for your company. Please see any of the Board members to discuss your generosity for an upcoming meeting.

 

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT:

Alban Tractor

 

OFFICERS AND BOARD MEMBERS:

Ed Gestido – President

Gray & Son

Bill Cyford – Vice President

Mclean Contracting

Rob Ermer – Treasurer

Baltimore Gas and Electric

Gary Shields – Secretary

Alban Tractor

Matt Davis – Board Member

RLO Contractors

Ricardo Arroyo – Board Member

Luis Construction

Tom McAleese – Board Member

Indusco

Brian Pickett- Board Member

RLO Contractors

Julie Engle – Board Member

PPC Lubricants

Terry Strawbridge – Board Member

Ross Contracting

Website Address – www.mid-atlanticema.org

 

Newsletter – November 2016

Categories: News

PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE:

Greetings everyone, the meeting will be held at our headquarters, Timbuktu Restaurant located at 1726 Dorsey Road, Hanover, MD. This month’s meeting/presentation by Drew Nagle, Field Engineer for Castrol, will feature an update on PC11 (proposed category #11) diesel engines oil specifications.

Look forward to seeing you soon

Regards,

Ed Gestido

 

MESSAGE FROM THE VICE PRESIDENT:

If you have any questions about the website, please contact me by e-mail or phone. We will be updating the website each month.  Any member who would like to have a picture of a piece of their equipment posted on the website please call 410-355-2222 x 127 or email [email protected]

 

SECRETARY REPORT:

Unavailable

 

BULLETIN BOARD:

All meetings are held at our meeting headquarters, Timbuktu Restaurant located at 1726 Dorsey Road in Hanover, MD, the second Tuesday of each month unless otherwise specified.

 

ATTENTION VENDORS:

Please, kindly donate items for our raffle drawings. We all enjoy the nice prizes and its great advertisement for your company. Please see any of the Board members to discuss your generosity for an upcoming meeting.

 

VENDOR SPOTLIGHT:    

 Elliott & Frantz

 

OFFICERS AND BOARD MEMBERS:

Ed Gestido – President

Gray & Son

Bill Cyford – Vice President

Mclean Contracting

Rob Ermer – Treasurer

Baltimore Gas and Electric

Gary Shields – Secretary

Alban Tractor

Matt Davis – Board Member

RLO Contractors

Ricardo Arroyo – Board Member

Luis Construction

Tom McAleese – Board Member

Indusco

Brian Pickett- Board Member

RLO Contractors

Julie Engle – Board Member

PPC Lubricants

Terry Strawbridge – Board Member

Ross Contracting

Website Address – www.mid-atlanticema.org