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This is where it starts!

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That wraps things up for this trip. This was the first time we participated in Conexpo in Las Vegas, one of the world’s three largest machine expositions. Considering the difficulties we had with all the expo products being stuck in … Continue reading

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Today we met Eng Con

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I started my day at 6.55, walked down to the expo to get the excavator topped up with fuel. At exactly the agreed time, 7 o’clock, Alan Burgess turned up with his tanker. Alan works all through the year for … Continue reading

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I want one of those!

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It’s the third day of the expo today and it’s feeling better every day. We may not have had the most visitors, but like yesterday, there have been some really good contacts with contractors who can really see the advantage … Continue reading

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A good day

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The expo has been really good today. Even if the booth hasn’t been completely full all the time, there has been a continuous flow of the “right” type of visitor – those who are really interested in our products. Ninety-nine … Continue reading

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Inauguration day completed

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Samuel Larsson and Samai Kuoppala from our dealer X-attach arrived this morning, they are also Scandinavians, like Gunnar. Samuel originally comes from Gällivare, and Samai borned in Canada with roths from Finland. In other words, the engcon boat is now … Continue reading

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Twas the night before Christmas…

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One day to go and the parts are starting to fall into place. Some of the parts are Stig, Monica & Martin, who landed in Vegas last night. They had managed to change planes at New York and squeeze in … Continue reading

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On three; – one, two, three!

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We should finally get a chance to get stuck into our booth building on Sunday, straight off from the morning. Lars-Göran and I started directly with the sleeper construction, while Saul did a little investigation concerning the excavator, gravel and … Continue reading

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Breakfast – the most important meal of the day

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Since the casino bar’s breakfast isn’t perhaps the very best L-G and I have tasted, we decided to try another alternative at the hotel. It was the buffet restaurant where one can freely choose what one wants, oneself. I’m afraid … Continue reading

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Building permit

Saturday morning started with a suitably greasy bacon and pancake breakfast in the casino bar. We then walked down toward the exposition to meet Saul for the first time, who is from our dealer “Dig Pro”. Saul turned out to … Continue reading

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The eagle has landed

When we finally touched down in Las Vegas, the first we saw was naturally – a host of one-armed bandit. The airport was full of them. There was no doubt at all about where we had landed  I took a … Continue reading

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