Gradall President Elected Chairman of International Trade Group

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Michael A. Haberman, president of Gradall Industries, has been named 2017 chairman of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM). AEM is a North American-based international trade group providing business development resources to advance the off-road equipment manufacturing industry in the global marketplace.

Elected AEM officers work on behalf of all member companies, giving their time and talent to provide strategic direction in the areas of public policy, market data, and exhibitions, as well as technical, safety and regulatory issues and education/training.

With over 30 years experience in the mining and construction equipment field, Haberman holds expertise in sales, marketing, distribution development and industry innovation. After joining Gradall, Haberman has held various executive positions prior to becoming president of Gradall Industries, formed as a stand-alone company under the ownership of the Alamo Group in 2006.

Gradall Industries, wholly owned by the Alamo Group of Seguin, Texas, designs, manufactures, sells and supports Gradall excavators and Vacall vacuum and jetting machines at New Philadelphia.

Gradall Industries, Inc., may be contacted at Gradall Industries, Inc., may be contacted at 330-339-2211 , or by mail to 406 Mill Ave. SW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663., or by mail to 406 Mill Ave. SW, New Philadelphia, OH 44663.

Alamo Group, Inc.: For 40 years, we've been a world leader in the design, manufacture, distribution and service of high quality equipment for right-of-way maintenance and agriculture. Our products include tractor and truck mounted mowing and other vegetation maintenance equipment, excavators, street sweepers, vacuum trucks, snow removal equipment, pothole patchers, agricultural attachments and related aftermarket parts and services. We currently produce and assemble products in 16 principal facilities worldwide. Our products are sold through Alamo Group's marketing organizations and our extensive independent worldwide dealer networks under various trademarks and trade names. These include Alamo Industrial, Tiger, Schwarze, Gradall, Vacall, Nite-Hawk, Henke Manufacturing, Schulte, Rhino, M & W, SMC, Herschel, Valu-Bilt, Bomford, Spearhead, McConnel, Twose, SMA, Forges Gorce, Faucheux, Rousseau, Rivard, and others. Alamo Group went public in 1993 and since 1995 has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange as ALG. Visit our website at




It starts with the unique telescoping Gradall boom that handles more jobs efficiently, thanks to its movements and superior strength. Gradall offers a unique range of excavator undercarriages that have reshaped the industry idea of equipment mobility, both on and off highways.