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Finning International Inc.

Address 16830 - 107 Avenue, Edmonton, AB, T5P 4C3, CA
Website finning.ca
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Technology is everywhere. It can be on any and every machine in your operation and it can improve accuracy, productivity and safety at just about any stage of the job. For many companies, the question isn't whether to adopt technology, it's about how, where and when to incorporate technology into the business for the best results. 

Cat large dozers reach milestone with 40,000th machine

The legacy of the Cat large dozer began a little more than 40 years ago with a revolutionary elevated drive sprocket and new undercarriage design that looked unlike any dozer of its day. The groundbreaking suspended undercarriage with high drive design conformed to the ground better than standard oval tracks, helping to improve machine traction, extend undercarriage life and enhance operator comfort. 

Finning announces leadership changes in Canada and internationally

Finning International Inc. announced that Juan Carlos Villegas, President of Finning Canada and Chief Operating Officer of Finning International, will retire on December 31, 2018 following a distinguished career with the company. Kevin Parkes, currently Managing Director of Finning UK and Ireland, will assume the role of President of Finning Canada.  Assuming the role of Managing Director of Finning UK and Ireland will be David Primrose, currently Finning Canada's Executive Vice President of Core Industries. Kevin and David will assume their positions on January 1, 2019 and will report to Finning International's President and Chief Executive Officer, Scott Thomson.

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Finning announces Board Chair succession and Board appointment

Finning International Inc. has announced that as part of ongoing board renewal Mr. Doug Whitehead will step down as Chairman of the Board at the Company's Annual General Meeting (AGM) on May 4, 2016. Mr. Whitehead, who has been Chairman of the Board since 2008 and a member of the Board since 1999, will remain on the Board of Directors, subject to his re-election to the Board at the AGM. Mr. Mike Wilson will succeed Mr. Whitehead as Chairman of the Board of Directors on May 4, 2016, also subject to his re-election to the Board. Mr. Wilson joined Finning's Board of Directors in January 2013 bringing decades of executive leadership experience, most recently as CEO of Agrium.

Finning to Host First Cat Auction Services Live Public Unreserved Auction in Edmonton on October 21

IronPlanet and Finning International Inc. have announced that Finning has agreed to jointly market used heavy equipment through Cat Auction Services, IronPlanet’s unreserved auction marketplace. Finning will be hosting IronPlanet’s first Canadian Cat Auction Services live unreserved public auction on Wednesday, October 21, 2015, in Edmonton, Alberta.