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« Equipment | WOOD'S CRW CORP. Wood’s CRW Corp. says it aims to build long-term relationships with customers. Heavy Duty A DIVERSE PRODUCT PORTFOLIO IS HOW WOOD'S CRW CORP. HAS MADE A NAME FOR ITSELF. BY ERIC SLACK W ith a firm focus on heavy construction equipment distribution, Wood's CRW Corp. has grown from its origins 50 years ago in Vermont and has a presence throughout New England and New York. The company has a team of specialized sales and product support professionals that understand customers’ needs and can devise equipment solutions. Currently, CRW has offices in Burlington, Vt.; Worcester, Mass.; Syracuse, N.Y.; and remote field service in Bangor, Maine. The company has two divisions – one focused on cranes and lifting equipment, the other on earthmoving. CRW’s crane and lifting division covers all six New England states and all of New York other than New York City and Long Island, while the earthmoving division is focused on Vermont. 198 CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2013 “Quarry, aggregates and site development contractors, as well as small utility and landscape contractors, are a big part of our earthmoving customer base,” President Chris Palmer says. “Crane and lifting focuses on Wood’'s CRW Corp. • Revenue: $35-$50 million • Headquarters: Williston, Vt. • Employees: 50 • Specialty: Heavy construction equipment distributor. “Strong partnerships with our customers help us provide better solutions.”- Chris Palmer, president infrastructure, heavy highway, crane and rigging companies, steel erectors, commercial roofers and tree removal companies. Our crane and lifting division covers a broad swath of the northeastern United States and Canada.” From the Ground Up On the earthmoving side, CRW is Vermont’s Volvo dealer for equipment such as wheel loaders, excavators, skid steers and backhoe loaders. In 2011, CRW was presented with the Volvo Mark of Excellence Award. CRW was one of only nine dealers in North America to receive that award in 2011. Beyond Volvo, the division represents brands like Terex /ASV Track Loaders, Fecon Mulching Heads and FRD Kent Hydraulic Hammers. “Volvo equipment is higher-end, but it has a significant advantage with operating costs and their safety and environmental record,” Palmer http://www.CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM

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Construction Today - January/February 2013
Case Studies
Best Practices
Business Management
Green Construction
Construction Materials
Consigli Construction – Wat Nawamintararachutis NMR Meditation Center Thai Buddhist Temple
The Michaels Organization – University Student Living
Clark Builders – The Mustard Seed
JC Beal Construction Inc.
Plaza Construction – ENV
Regalia Beach Developers LLC – Regalia
Batson-Cook Construction – SkyHouse Orlando
Billingsley – Cypress Water Dallas
Jon M. Hall Co.
Pratt Homebuilders
John Moriarty and Associates – Charlesview Residences at Brighton Mills
Daikin America – Plant Expansion Project
Morton Buildings
MSI General Corp.
ClearSpan Fabric Structures
TOPCOR Companies LLC
Coatings Unlimited Inc.
Brencal Contractors Inc.
Del’s Construction Co. Inc. – Cambria Production Facility Expansion
Paric Corp.
Archer Western – Consolidated Courts Complex
Tishman Construction
McCarthy Building Cos. – Mercy Hospital Joplin
University of Maryland Medical System – Trauma Center Expansion
Swinerton Builders – San Joaquin Community Hospital Cancer Center
The Lemoine Company – Lafayette General Medical Center expansion
L.F. Driscoll – Temple University
P. Agnes
FIP Construction Inc.
National Lutheran Communities and Services – The Village at Rockville
Carothers Construction Inc. – Special Operations Command South Headquarters
The Hillman Group
Taylor Woodstone
Tooz Construction Inc.
Woolley’s Classic Suites
Structure Tone – Novo Nordisk Inc. North American headquarters
Gilbane Building Co. – Potawatomi Bingo Casino hotel
Pacific Building Group
Denark Construction – Owensboro-Daviess County Convention and Events Center
Traylor Bros. Inc.
Bobcat Contracting LLC
Reliable Contracting Co. Inc.
Union County and KemperSports – Galloping Hill Golf Course Clubhouse and Learning Center
E.L. Robinson Engineering
INDOT: 1-69 Corridor
Palmetto Corp
Monroe Tractor
Wood's CRW Corp.
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