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The Toro Company

Address 8111 Lyndale Ave, Bloomington, MN, 55420, US
Phone 1 (800) DIG-TORO
Fax (952) 887-825
Email [email protected]
Website toro.com/underground
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Company Bio:

Since 1914, The Toro Company has built its reputation on providing quality products and service to the professionals who create, maintain and preserve outdoor environments. Today, professionals and contractors around the world count on Toro products to stand up to the demands of heavy use, season after season. As a leading manufacturer of turf maintenance equipment, precision irrigation solutions, concrete and compaction tools, and equipment for trenching, plowing, excavating and horizontal directional drilling, Toro products are aimed at allowing you to do your job more efficiently and profitably.

We value the trust professionals place in our people and products to meet their unique needs and deliver superior results. That’s why the Toro riding trenchers, horiztonal drills and every product that carries the Toro name also carries our commitment to quality and product excellence.

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ICUEE 2019: What to see at the demo expo, part one

ICUEE, the International Construction & Utility Equipment Exposition, will take place October 1-3 in Louisville, Kentucky. ICUEE is the utility industry's largest trade show, covering 28+ acres of indoor and outdoor exhibits, and bringing together more than 18,000 utility professionals every two years.

Toro announces new underground construction business strategy

The Toro Company  is realigning the organizational structure for its underground construction businesses to better serve customers, maximize synergies and streamline costs. The company intends to combine certain aspects of the Ditch Witch, American Augers and Trencor businesses, all of which were part of the Charles Machine Works acquisition announced earlier this year. This realignment supports a streamlined approach to the marketing, sales and service functions of those businesses to more effectively support end customer needs.

Toro acquires Ditch Witch parent Charles Machine Works

The Toro Company will acquire privately-held Charles Machine Works, Inc., the parent company of Ditch Witch and several other leading brands in the underground construction market. The purchase price is $700 million in cash subject to certain adjustments set forth in the definitive agreement. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions and is currently anticipated to close before the end of Toro's fiscal 2019 third quarter. 

Toro Dingo TXL 2000 boasts telescoping arms and 2,000-pound capacity rivalling small CTLs and SSLs

Representing a continuation of 20 years of innovation in the compact utility loader (CUL) equipment category, Toro introduces the all-new Toro Dingo TXL 2000. The latest model features telescoping arms to allow the TXL 2000 to reach over obstacles, dig below grade, and generally extend the operator's working range. This equipment solution consolidates the benefits of several machines into one to perform a variety of tasks on the jobsite.

In-depth report: Horizontal directional drilling

Installation of underground infrastructure has become more challenging in today's sprawling urban centres. For many types of utility and service, the need to dig under existing roads, buildings and other obstructions has brought a growing interest in horizontal directional drilling.

Optional cab assembly for Toro trencher

Toro introduces an optional cab assembly specifically engineered to be factory installed on the Toro RT1200 riding trencher. The cab assembly provides a number of features focused on accessibility, safety and operator comfort.

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The Toro Company elects Richard M. Olson Chief Executive Officer

The Toro Company has announced that its board of directors has elected Richard M. Olson to the position of president and chief executive officer, effective November 1, 2016. Olson, a 30-year veteran of the company, has served as Toro’s president and chief operating officer since September 2015 and was elected to the company’s board of directors in January of this year. Toro’s current chairman and chief executive officer, Michael J. Hoffman, will continue to serve as chairman of the board.

Toro introduces the Pro Sneak 365 vibratory plow

The Toro Pro Sneak 365 Vibratory Plow delivers powerful plowing in a compact, maneuverable package perfect for installing drip irrigation lines, electrical cable or other utilities in tight spaces. Utility contractors appreciate the narrow tire configuration of the Pro Sneak, which spans 36” in width, allowing for passage through gates, or other obstacles. Also available on the new Pro Sneak 365 is the dual-tire option for increased traction in challenging ground conditions.

Toro Introduces DD4050 Horizontal Directional Drill

Building on the solid performance of the Toro DD4045 horizontal directional drill (HDD), Toro has introduced the newest addition to its horizontal directional drill (HDD) product line — the DD4050. The HDD unit offers a number of new features to complement the existing HDD product line, including increased rotary torque, re-styled guarding around the stake-down area, and a software upgrade to Toro Drill Operating System, or TDOS 1.

Toro Introduces Additional Options for Riding Trencher Product Line

The Toro Company has announced a number of new attachments now available for its versatile and productive line of riding trenchers. The three new attachments include a direct drive trencher (available on the RT600), a combo mount system (available on both the RT600 and RT1200), and a sliding offset feature (available on both the RT600 and RT1200).