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Colorado Springs (719) 527-1016
Grand Junction (970) 242-4997

Current Events

Faris Machinery News

 

Hydrovac Weight Compliance Questions Answered 

As more of our customers are renting and purchasing hydrovacs, the question of Weight Compliance needed to be addressed.  Ben Schmidt from Vactor wrote an excellent LinkedIn blog article on just this subject.  Check it out here, and be sure to call your Faris salesperson with any questions, concerns, or hydrovac needs you have.

 

Intern Hires 

Amanda Collins and Aidan Rickard -  Faris Machinery is pleased to announce these two fantastic Intern Employees.  Students at the Community College of Aurora (Diesel Power Mechanics Program), Amanda and Aidan bring their excitement for our industry, along with new knowledge and skills that will be valuable to Faris Machinery as well as our customers and parters.  As interns, Amanda and Aidan will be in a 4-week rotation between school & Faris until they graduate and become permanent Faris Machinery employees.  Welcome them at Branch One in Commerce City the next time you stop by.

 

Faris and AED Promote Careers in the Industry 

2016 June 29  |  Faris President Giles Poulson and his staff, in conjunction with AED, hosted nearly 20 students and guidance counselors from the Denver area on a tour of Faris machinery to learn about the various career opportunities that exist in the industry.  Read the Article...

 

Faris Machinery Events

2017 May | Vactor 2100+ Water Recycler demonstrations taking place ALL MONTH!  To schedule your demo, contact Larry Johnson at the Faris Office.

 

Industry Events

To share your Industry Events, please email Gwenn at the Faris Machinery Main Office.

2017 April 19 - 20  |  American Public Works Association CO Chapter - Spring Street Conference
Clarion Inn, Grand Junction, CO
To register, visit the APWA Spring Street Conference Site

2017 April 23 - 26  |  APWA's North American Snow Conference
Iowa Events Center, Des Moines, IA
To register, visit the APWA North American Snow Conference Site

2017 May 8 - 12  |  CPWR 4th Annual Safety Stand-Down Campaign

Center for Construction Research & Training in conjunction with OSHA and NIOSH.
For information and/or to participate, take a look at the CPWR Safety Stand-Down information page.

2017 August 26 - 30  |  PWX - Public Works Expo

Orange County Convention Center - Orlando, FL 
To register, visit the American Public Works Association PWX event registration page.

2018 January 15 - 19  |  Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) Summit

The Mirage, Las Vegas, NV 
To register, visit the 2018 AED Summit event registration page.

 

Industry News

—> For more Colorado-local Industry News, check out the Colorado Public Works Journal.  This independent publication is designed to serve those providing civil services related to infrastructure construction and maintenance, as well as allied fields.

For everything "Commmercial Construction," take a look at one of our favorite publications - ForConstructionPros.com, which proves to be a great resource for the commercial construction industry and includes news, helpful articles, and equipment & product reviews.

We love Pumper Magazine for septic pumping equipment and supplies, vacuum trucks and parts, onsite service advice, and more!  Check them out today for helpful information on everything from choosing the best equipment to replacement parts.