Petersen Industries announces Eagle Truck Equipment as a new Dealer

Lake Wales, Florida, March 30, 2016– Petersen Industries, Inc., manufacturer of grapple trucks and bulky waste collection systems, is expanding their dealer network with the recent addition of Eagle Truck Equipment in Pennsylvania. Their territory will include all counties east and to the south of Williamsport down to Penn State, a total of 32 counties in the eastern half of the State of Pennsylvania.

Eagle Truck Equipment has been servicing the waste & recycling and material handling needs of Pennsylvania since it opened its doors back in 1980. Their knowledgeable sales staff have all been in the industry for 25+ years. Eagle prides itself on its dedicated service department that handles everything from oil changes to wheelbase and frame alternations, as well as paint needs in their 11,000 square foot heated paint booth. For more information about Eagle Truck Equipment, visit

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 that could be used for loading bulky trash. The result was a trash loader concept that has been improved and refined over the years. With the exception of just a few 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


Sarah Bryant, Marketing Director

Petersen Industries, Inc.

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