H&E Equipment Services celebrated the grand opening of their new full-service facility in Chesapeake, Va., earlier this month. Over 225 customers, equipment manufacturers, employees and government officials including, the Mayor of the City of Chesapeake and Directors of Economic Development, took part in the event.
Following a formal ribbon-cutting ceremony, attendees enjoyed a self-guided tour of the facility, exhibits, equipment demonstrations and a VIP barbeque buffet. Guests also experienced hands-on demonstrations of the new Doosan DX140 excavator and a new Gradall XL3100 truck-mounted excavator.
“Earthmoving and Crane customers, along with all general and sub-contractors, now have a brand new, state-of-the-art facility they can depend on to take care of all their equipment needs,” said Tom Grant, H&E Chesapeake Branch Manager. “We are now better able to provide outstanding rental, sales, parts, service and training with this facility that has been specifically designed with the equipment customer
“The new facility gives us the space, tools and resources we need to keep a competitive edge and demonstrate our long-term commitment to this area.”
Located on nearly six acres in Cavalier Industrial Park, the new facility features 5,000 sq. ft. of office space, a 2,500 sq. ft. parts warehouse and a 10,000 sq ft shop facility. The shop can handle largest repair job with two, 10-ton overhead cranes.