The California South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) delivered a dozen new, battery-electric commercial lawn mowers to agencies in San Bernardino County as part of a long-term demonstration program to promote the zero-emission equipment. SCAQMD is the air pollution control agency for Orange County and major portions of Los Angeles, San Bernardino and Riverside counties.
CHANTILLY, VA. -- The Interlocking Concrete Pavement Institute (ICPI) with the Brick Industry Association and National Concrete Masonry Association have announced the 8th Annual HNA Hardscape Project Award winners. The HNA Hardscape Project Awards recognize outstanding hardscape projects by contractors building residential walkways, patios, driveways, and commercial plazas, parking lots and streets.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The 2015 GIE+EXPO (Green Industry & Equipment Expo) too place Oct. 21-23 at the Kentucky Expo Center in Louisville. The footprint of the show was 1.35 million square feet, over 30 acres and the size of 27 football fields, making it the largest ever for this mega show and one of the largest tradeshows in the U.S. The industry event draws all segments of the outdoor power equipment and lawn & garden industry. This year more than 21,000 people from around the world represented an 11 percent increase in registration over last year.
KENT, Ohio – The Davey Tree Expert Company has announced the promotion of Auxilio “Chilo” Tovar to district manager of the Chicago territory of The Care of Trees, a Davey company.
COLLIERVILLE, Tenn. – Floratine Products Group has announced a new partnership with Growing Innovations, aneducator in natural grass management, to develop new products and services specifically for the sports turf industry.