GIE+EXPO Preview


AlturnaMats Ground Protection Mats are made of .5-inch polyethylene, feature a bold diamond plate tread design for maximum traffic, and are available in sizes up to 4 by 8 feet.


New products include the Direct-Inject QC Tree Injection System, Quick-Connect chemical packs, Quick-Connect injection tips and an updated line of insecticides, fungicides, etc.


The Gorilla-Lift trailer tailgate lift assist works on open utility trailers with side rails 12 to 24 inches tall and tailgates 4 to 6 feet tall. Prevents injuries and property damage.

Buffalo Turbine

Displaying the Cyclone KB3, the Cyclone2 (Squared), the Cyclone PTO, the Cyclone 8000, the Cyclone Diesel KB and the Dust Suppression Monsoon units.

CDS-John Blue Co.

CDS-John Blue offers a complete line of diaphragm pumps with accessories that feature flow rates from 4.3 to 67.1 GPM and pressure ratings up to 725 PSI.

Chemical Containers

Manufacturer/distributor in the Southeast of liquid handling products and equipment. Also provides CAD drawing/design services and a fabrication facility to custom build equipment.


Manufactures heavy-duty industrial-grade hose, cord and cable reels. Coxreels has been serving and supplying reels to OEMS, agricultural and green industries since 1923.

Deist Ind.

The Switch-N-Go Detachable Truck Body System interchanges medium-duty truck bodies in minutes. The AmeriDeck Loading System loads and unloads up to 2,000 pounds on pickup trucks.

Dixie Chopper

Dixie Chopper’s propane mower is available in two models with 60 and 72-inch cutting widths and 1 to 5-inch cutting heights. Powered by a 990cc Generac engine.

Earth & Turf

Products on display will be the Model 24D TruFlow Topdresser, Model 200 MultiSpread Topdresser, Model 320 MultiSpread Topdresser and the Model 100SP Self-Propelled Topdresser.

EarthWay Products

EarthWay, established in 1965, is a leading manufacturer of private-branded broadcast spreaders. The family-owned company is based in north-central Indiana.


Hydretain forms a thin film on root surfaces to capture water vapor trapped in the soil, and forms reservoirs vital to plant survival when moisture levels drop below the rootzone.

Ewing Irrigation

Ewing offers fertilizer, chemicals, seed, sod, Turface products and drainage solutions. Soil and water quality testing services are also available.

E-Z Trench

E-Z Trench’s Edge Artist is powered by a powerful GX160 Honda engine and uses the carbide-tipped Bedscaper blade design to easily cut through hard soils and roots.


Ferris’ Propane Mower features Briggs & Stratton’s Big Block, 32 hp, propane engine. Special safety valve prevents vapor flowing into engine until oil pressure is detected.

First Products

The AERA-vator with seed box prepares the ground and seeds at the same time. The vibration tines create the ideal seed bed by fracturing the ground without disturbing the existing turf.

Fluid Film

Eureka Chemical has been in business for 55 years. Its Fluid Film product line features a lanolin base, which locks out and displaces moisture, preventing oxidation on metals for long-term lubrication.

Grasshopper Co.

Grasshopper zero-turn mowers feature diesel or gas engines with 16 to 35 hp, and mid or front-mount DuraMax decks. Collection systems, grounds care and snow removal implements available.


Greenline Dist. will be handing out their catalog to attendees at GIE+EXPO. Products meet or exceed OEM specification.

Ground Logic

The Pathfinder has a Honda engine and a heavy-duty peerless transmission. It features a 120-pound hopper and is built entirely of stainless steel.

IBBZ, Inc.

The Yard Debris Shuttle Bin is hydraulically operable for loading and unloading by a 12-volt hydraulic system. Bins have a lifting device that raises the debris and dumps it in the bin.


On display will be JRCO’s line of heavy-duty commercial attachments, including the new 5-foot Hooker tow-behind aerator, which pulls loose plugs of soil.


Kenda will be displaying a variety of lawn and garden, golf and utility tires in a full range of sizes. Provides great traction with the least amount of turf damage.


The PRO Lite has all the benefits of the PRO without the steel toe. Ideal for those who inspect turf without having to use power equipment, or who go in and out of the office from job sites.


The LawnShark litter and leaf collection system collects and stores wet and dry leaves, dead grass, sticks, pinecones, pine straw, paper and plastic debris, aluminum cans and more.

Ledex Industries

Avalanche snowplows are box plows designed to take inevitable hits and keep plowing. The same work ethic has been brought to a new range of electric salt spreaders.

L.T. Rich

On display will be their zero-turn sprayers/spreaders and aerators, from the Z-Max with a 50-gallon/300-pound capacity, to the Junior-36 with an 18-gallon/200-pound capacity.


Magna-Matic will be demonstrating their full line of lawn mower blade service tools, balancers and sharpeners, and debuting the MAG-12000 lawn mower blade cleaner.

MB Companies

The Model MCD-UV features a 4, 5 and 6-foot broom width; 25-inch brush diameter; 30-degree angle left and right; and is powered by a 13.5 hp gas engine.

McLane Mfg.

Products include reel mowers in 17, 20 and 25-inch cutting widths; greensmowers with choice of 17, 20 and 25-inch cutting widths; edgers/trimmers; and more.

Meg-Mo Systems

Displaying the Meg-Mo central steel disc “fold-back” cutting blades, which were invented 11 years ago. Create no residue on turf with weekly mowing.


The MoJack is a riding lawn mower lifting system that allows a 25-inch access to the undercarriage of most types and models of riding lawn tractors and zero-turn mowers.

Mulch Mule by Green Industry Innovator

The Mulch Mule is designed for three people to transport and distribute 80 to 100 yards of landscape material per day. Available in various sizes and options.

No-Spill Research

No-Spill gas cans come in 1.25, 2.5 and 5-gallon sizes and are user-friendly. Available in non-CARB and CARB models, which comply with California Air Resources Board Phase II requirements.

OTR Wheel Engineering

OTR Wheel Engineering delivers tire and wheel products to a wide variety of OEM and aftermarket customers. OTR is a designer, manufacturer and distributor of tire, wheel and rim products.


Offers an extensive line of landscaping, construction, material handling, snow removal and forestry equipment for skid steer loaders, excavators, compact tractors and mink skid steer loaders.

Palmor Products

The Trac-Vac makes lawn vacuums to custom fit garden tractors or zero-turn lawn mowers, as well as discharge boots custom made for decks.

Performance Outdoor Products

The 2009 catalog will be handed out, which features a complete Oregon Forestry Saw Chain and accessories section and an application guide for Kohler, Kawasaki and Honda engines.


The 2009 PermaGreen SmartSteer Magnum features steering technology that reduces operator effort and saves fuel with a 5.5 hp Honda horizontal-shaft engine.


Manufacturer of electric sprayer systems that operate with a 12-volt DC pump and are designed for heavy-duty use in pest control, turf maintenance and more.

Rockhound Attachments

On display will be a Kubota M59 with Rockhound’s 60FH attachment on front and 30EX attachment on back. Also exhibiting 72F, 72B and Mighty Max attachments.


Rotadairon designs and manufactures machines, tools with horizontal rotors and complementary attachments. Each machine is assembled by hand to ensure high quality.


New models for 2009 include the SFW belt-drive walk-behind mower with 36 or 48-inch floating cutter deck, and the Turf Tiger, which runs on gas or liquid propane (LP).

Seago Int’l

The Atom Professional Edger, an upright, shaft-driven, walk-behind edger, the Allen Hover Mower and various other turf care machines will be on display.


SherrillTree offers skid-mounted and truck-mounted sprayers custom-built to specifications, as well as tools for tree climbing, rigging and plant health care.

Slope Care, LLC

Slope Care, located in Orlando, Fla., is the eastern U.S. distributor of the Dvorak Spider ILD02 Slope Mower. Ampcontrol in Oklahoma City, Okla., is the western distributor for the mower.


The MegaBlade Revolution plow is 9 to 10 feet at its widest wing position, with each wing 13.25 inches wide and 25.5 inches tall. Ground Hugger blade design evenly distributes snow loads.

Spraying Devices

The VM300 truck-mounted sprayer features a Honda GX or Kohler command Pro gas engine with 11 GPM Comet dia­phragm pump. Other pump and engine combinations available.

SVE Portable Roadway Systems

SVE has built a variety of products over 20 years to move vehicles, equipment and people to prevent damage to sensitive lawn areas, or for quick access in mud, sand or snow conditions.

Tire Service Equip. Mfg.

A leading manufacturer of tire service equipment for the turf and landscape industry. Products include tire changers and Cheetah tire bead seaters.


TrimmerTrap provides hand-held tool storage products. Averaging two new products a year, the company has an extensive product line available from dealers in U.S. and Canada.

Turbo Technologies

Turbo Technologies manufactures both jet and mechanically agitated hydroseeding systems, straw blowers, anti-icing sprayers, turf sprayers and watering units.

TurfMaker Corp.

TurfMakers have powerful mechanical agitation, a positive displacement pump, a clear water hose flushing system and pumping power for up to 500 feet of hose.

Turf Teq

Designs and manufactures a line of self-propelled, walking-forward, power edgers, power brooms, power rakes and a new brush cutter. These machines use a 13 hp Honda engine.


UnderWunder will be exhibiting the horizontal portable boring machine, which bores up to 6 inches in diameter and weighs only 96 pounds.

U.S. Lawns

The U.S. Lawns franchise offers protected territories, ongoing support, sales and marketing guidance, corporate purchasing power, economic stability, financial assistance and more.

Venture Products

Ventrac by Venture Products is celebrating its 10-year anniversary. Ventrac focuses on creating all-wheel drive compact and center-articulating tractors with over 30 attachments.

Wells Cargo

The LS Series enclosed trailers are specifically engineered to meet the needs of the professional landscape and grounds maintenance contractor. Features LED exterior lighting.


A manufacturer of turf equipment for installing and harvesting turfgrass, WMI has been in business for 14 years and supplies products to customers in the U.S. and around the globe.

Wright Commercial Prods.

Wright will be exhibiting the Stander ZK with deck widths of 52 and 61 inches, and engines up to 31 hp. Operator can raise or lower cutting height without getting off of mower.