Demo Day draws hundreds

Over 300 customers gathered at Stowers Machinery’s East Knoxville location on Sept. 26, 2014, for Total Solutions Demo Day, sponsored by Stowers Machinery and SITECH Mid-South. Those who attended were able to participate in equipment demonstrations and learn more about compact equipment solutions, machine control and guidance technology, and the full range of products and services offered by Stowers and SITECH. Congratulations to Bobby Adkins from B&A Construction Company in Caryville, who won the grand prize; we’re planning his company’s trip to a Caterpillar factory now. Here are the names of the winners of other Demo Day door prizes (each winner received a D6T die-cast model): Dave Rechter from Rogers Group Randy Lovelace from DRL Excavating Keith Burleson from Hampton Construction and Development [read more…]

Stowers purchases expanded Cat Mining distribution business

On Sept. 2, 2014, Stowers Machinery Corporation acquired the expanded Cat Mining equipment distribution and support business in East Tennessee from Caterpillar Global Mining LLC. “We are excited to expand our offerings to mining customers throughout the region, and to give them the superior product and quality support that is our standard,” said Wes Stowers, CEO of Stowers Machinery Corporation. “We have been working diligently to meet customers’ needs for this expanded product line, including investing in training and additional service tooling,” Stowers Machinery assumed responsibility for the sales, marketing and product support of the expanded Cat mining products, which includes belt systems for surface mines and quarries, as [read more…]