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Petersen Industries, Inc. Hires New Mechanical Engineer

Petersen Industries, Inc., manufacturer of grapple trucks and bulky waste collection systems, selected John Czerepka, E.I. to the position of Mechanical Engineer. The addition of this position enables Petersen to further develop and improve Lightning Loader® systems.

Petersen Industries, Inc., manufacturer of grapple trucks and bulky waste collection systems, selected John Czerepka, E.I. to the position of Mechanical Engineer. The addition of this position enables Petersen to further develop and improve Lightning Loader® systems.

Holding a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering and background in forensic engineering, John brings the knowledge and expertise required to further evolve the design and improvement process of Petersen’s Lightning Loader® systems. In his new role, John will oversee the engineering process as well as assist in manufacturing support, EPA compliance, sales assistance and other project-oriented tasks.

“Bringing on John will allow us to take a more progressive approach to development and improvement of our product line,” states General Manager Bob Beasock, “Petersen will strive to create future enhancements that will exceed customer expectations and maintain our status as the leading manufacturer of grapple truck systems in the U.S. and global markets.”

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.

Contact:
Melissa Kincaid, Marketing Director
Petersen Industries, Inc.
863-676-1493 x 227

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