Petersen Industries announces Amick Equipment as their 2017 Dealer of the Year

Petersen Industries honors Amick Equipment as their 2017 Dealer of the Year. 

Lake Wales, Florida, May 2, 2018- Petersen Industries, Inc., the waste and recycling industry’s leading knuckleboom manufacturer, recently honored Amick Equipment as their 2017 Dealer of the Year.  Petersen gives this prestigious award to the dealer who sells the most Lightning Loader® units for the prior year throughout their nationwide network.

Company owners, Casey Hardee and Sam Petersen, presented Amick Equipment, Regional Sales Managers with a personalized trophy and an Authorized Dealer Petersen Industries’ logo sign at the recent Waste Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada. “Amick Equipment is a great dealer to work with, we are extremely proud to announce them as our Dealer of the Year and look forward to all future achievements with them” – Sam Petersen, VP of Petersen Industries, Inc.

ABOUT PETERSEN - Petersen Industries, Inc. manufactures equipment for the trash, agricultural, arboricultural, and aggregate markets.  Petersen’s Lightning Loader® grapple truck is used by over 1,000 cities and counties nationwide, and by most major waste companies.

In the mid 1970's Petersen designed a knuckleboom used for loading bulky trash. The result from the trash loader concept that has become improved and refined over the years. With the exception of 3 or 4 purchased items, Petersen manufactures all other major components, including most hydraulic cylinders. With complete CNC machining capabilities and fabrication facilities, Petersen is able to control every aspect of schedule and quality control.  For more information on Petersen’s diverse product line, including our rental units, visit

Danielle Brown, Marketing Director
Petersen Industries, Inc.
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