Every community produces some form of bulky waste. Depending on the type of waste that’s accumulated, specialized equipment and handling is needed to recover every last bit. Like a thief in the night, the waste is collected from the streets without a trace. Grapple trucks are the most crucial component... Read more →
Petersen Industries, Inc., manufacturer of grapple trucks and bulky waste collection systems, is proud to announce the addition of the new local dealer Fredrickson Supply to their nationwide network. As a new Petersen dealer covering the entire state of Michigan, Fredrickson Supply now includes Lightning Loader® systems in their lineup of sewer, refuse, street sweeping and tractor equipment.
Similar to Petersen Industries, Inc., Fredrickson Supply is a family owned and operated business. Founder Tom Fredrickson opened Fredrickson Supply after a 32 year tenure in the equipment business and now operates two facilities in Michigan. Petersen Industries, Inc. is optimistic that this new collaboration will further increase sales in the state of Michigan.
ABOUT PETERSEN – Petersen Industries, Inc. manufactures equipment for the trash, agricultural, arboricultural, and aggregate markets. Petersen’s Lightning Loader® grapple trucks are used by over 900 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 last 30 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.
Melissa Kincaid, Marketing Director
Petersen Industries, Inc.
863-676-1493 x 227