News

Construction of new building gets underway in Reichertshofen

Monday, 25. April 2016
In April, work will begin on the expansion of Wacker Neuson’s light equipment production site in Reichertshofen. The company will be investing around EUR 10 million in a new R&D center for light equipment between now and the start of 2017.


Wacker Neuson dealers mix business and pleasure at BAUMA 2016

Thursday, 21. April 2016
Sightseeing, business and even a little romance were among the highlights of a recent Wacker Neuson dealer trip to Europe. Five contracted dealerships were represented on a week-long trip to Germany and Austria. Timing of the trip coincided with the Bauma trade show in mid-April.


Wacker Neuson Announces New North American Regional President

Wednesday, 2. March 2016
As part of a planned leadership succession, Wacker Neuson Sales Americas LLC appointed Johannes Schulze Vohren as the new North American Regional President in mid-2015. Schulze Vohren now leads all of Wacker Neuson’s sales, marketing, aftermarket, and logistics activities in both the United States and Canada.


Wacker Neuson presented with iF Design Awards

Tuesday, 16. February 2016
iF Design Awards 2016 go to Wacker Neuson compact excavator ET90 and roller series RD. Wacker Neuson is known for its unique production design. Now two products were distinguished with the famous iF design price once more.


Wacker Neuson crowns new Trowel Challenge® competition winner

Friday, 12. February 2016
Concrete finishers from around the world competed in Wacker Neuson’s Trowel Challenge® competition held at World of Concrete in Las Vegas, NV, February 2-5, 2016. Over 150 of the best finishers from seven countries, four Canadian provinces and 29 states tested their trowel operating skills as they maneuvered around a timed obstacle course.


Wacker Neuson making a difference in the manufacturing community

Wednesday, 27. January 2016
As the holidays approach, Wacker Neuson’s union representatives from the USW United Steelworkers Local 2-36, spread holiday cheer in the best way possible - by giving. For the past several years employees and union representatives have taken time out of their busy schedules to provide support to the Eisenhower Center.


“all it takes”: Wacker Neuson at Bauma 2016

Thursday, 21. January 2016
Whether groundbreaking innovations, such as fully emission-free solutions for indoors, material transport and compaction, or the action-packed presentation of new as well as time-tested and proven products live on site: At Bauma 2016, Wacker Neuson will present a broad range of products and services rendered that are leading the way for efficient as well as environment and operator-friendly work.


2015 Wacker Neuson Dealer Summit honors top dealers

Wednesday, 18. November 2015
Wacker Neuson hosted its fourth annual dealer summit in early October. Over 160 people representing over 75 contracted dealerships from the U.S. and Canada participated in the two day event. The summit took place at Wacker Neuson’s Wisconsin corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility and included business seminars, hands-on equipment demonstrations, tours of the new skid steer production line and networking opportunities.


Wacker Neuson Trowel Challenge® Competition will test operator precision at World of Concrete

Tuesday, 17. November 2015
Wacker Neuson’s annual Trowel Challenge® competition will be held for the eighth year at the company’s World of Concrete (WOC) booth, February 2-5, 2016, Las Vegas, NV. The competition has become a main attraction of the concrete show and draws hundreds of competitors and thousands of spectators every year. For 2016, the course has been reconfigured to show-off operators’ skills for precision finishing as well as speed. “The intent of the trowel challenge has always been to test the operator’s troweling skills,” said Matt Basky, concrete product solution specialists for Wacker Neuson. “This year we have reworked the course to slow the speeds down, but emphasize precision finishing skills using an eight foot mechanical steer ride on trowel,” said Basky.


RTxSC3 trench roller receives Editor’s Choice Award from Rental magazine

Tuesday, 27. October 2015
Wacker Neuson’s RTxSC3 infrared remote control roller with a new third receiving eye has been awarded Rental magazine’s 2015 Editor’s Choice Award. Each year, editors from the national publication and ForConstructionPros,com website select products that garner the most interest, including audience engagement online, from end users and rental professionals. According to the publication, winners are also selected for meeting a number of other criteria including innovation, versatility and profit potential.