News & Events

Visit Vacuworx at these Upcoming Shows
Monday September 15, 2014

Rio Oil & Gas Expo: Sep. 15-18 in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil

International Pipeline Exposition: Sep. 30-Oct. 2 in Calgary, Canada

International Pipe Line & Offshore Contractors Association: Oct. 13-17 in Abu Dhabi, UAE

Australian Pipeline Industry Association: Oct. 18-21 in Melbourne, Australia

Meet Steven Bartlett, Vacuworx Area Sales Representative, Great Plains Region
Friday June 13, 2014

Steven joined Vacuworx in January 2014 and with more than 25 years of experience in the construction equipment industry is committed to building business relationships and serving customers in the Great Plains Region.

An emphasis on recommending the right equipment to meet specific customer needs – and the proper demonstration of safe operating techniques – have spanned the length of Steven’s career, who prior to joining Vacuworx was as a Territory Manager with Ditch Witch in Michigan and Kansas.”

His responsibilities include all facets of the marketing and sales of Vacuworx Lifting Systems from providing estimates to discussing sales or rental … More

Vacuworx Launches HDD Pipe Handling System to Serve Directional Drilling Markets
Thursday May 8, 2014

TULSA, Okla., May 8, 2014 – Vacuworx, a leading manufacturer of innovative vacuum lifting technology and heavy-duty material handling equipment, has launched a lightweight pipe handling system to lift and position drill stem in horizontal and directional drilling operations.

The HDD Pipe Handling System utilizes wireless remote controller operation and the latest vacuum-lifting technology to tilt and place drill stem at angles between 0 and 30 degrees without the use of ropes or slings. Suitable for use with Vacuworx MC Series Lifters, the HDD unit is significantly lighter weight than competing technologies and requires only one worker to lift drill … More

Meet Scott McMaster, Vacuworx Director of Regional Sales Northeast & Mid-America regions
Monday April 28, 2014

Scott is an accomplished equipment sales professional and highly effective communicator whose approach to building relationships in business begins with an unyielding commitment to quality customer service.

He joined Vacuworx in Feb, 2014 as a Director of Regional Sales and is responsible for distribution and sales of Vacuum Lifting Systems in a 20-state territory across the Midwest and Northeast United States.

For nearly two decades, Scott has been directly involved in developing customer relationships while managing qualified equipment dealerships and distribution networks in the asphalt, concrete, mining and paving industries.

Scott takes a proactive approach to meeting the needs of … More

Meet Vacuworx Vice President of Marketing Alan W. Odgers
Saturday April 19, 2014

Alan joined Vacuworx in October of 2013 as Vice President of Marketing and is responsible for setting the strategic marketing direction for the company, including developing fully aligned plans that support the strategic planning process.

His career has spanned 25 years in construction related equipment with some recent positions as CEO of JW Jones Company, President of Astec Underground and Managing Director of Vermeer International in the Netherlands.

Since beginning his equipment career with Ditch Witch in Perry Oklahoma, Alan has focused on global distribution of construction related equipment and has managed all areas of sales, marketing, manufacturing, and retail distribution through … More