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Introducing New Paving Product Line Partners

Gregory Poole Equipment Company Extends Paving Products Line with New Partnerships

WeilerRALEIGH – We are excited to formally announce our upcoming transition for our Paving products line. Since 1951, Gregory Poole Equipment Company has been proudly serving our customers in …

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Coloring Pages Activities for the Kids

Activity Books for Kids!

 

Individual Coloring Pages

Download and print these coloring pages for the little ones.  …

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James Gregory Poole Jr. 1934-2018

Greg Poole Jr

It is with deep sadness that I share with you that my dad, J. Gregory Poole, Jr., passed away Saturday, December 29, 2018 after a gallant fight with pneumonia. While our family is grieving our loss, we are comforted by …

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Harvestrax Announced as the New CLAAS Dealer

Since 1951, the Poole Family has proudly served our customers in eastern North Carolina with a commitment to high-quality service in a timely and professional manner. I hope you know how much we appreciate your business and that you allow …

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Pushing Digital Dirt

Simulators Train Wake Students for Earthmoving Jobs

equipment simulatorsAny person seriously involved with construction equipment ownership or operation will readily tell you that there is a lot more to consider in equipment operation than simply pushing dirt from point ‘A’ to …

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Certified to Protect Your Investment

Fluid Analysis Lab Team

“We know that customers of Gregory Poole Equipment Company have a large investment in the equipment they use, and Gregory Poole is committed to help our customers protect that investment,” said Joe Bouquet, manager of one such commitment, the S•O•S…

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Exciting Partnership with Weiler on Purpose-Built Forestry Products

As previously announced, Caterpillar Inc. has entered into a preliminary agreement to sell the Cat® purpose-built forestry business to Weiler, Inc. Gregory Poole will work closely with Weiler and Caterpillar to ensure a smooth transition for customers.

“We are …

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Partnering with Caterpillar and Habitat for Humanity of Wake County

Habitat for Humanity ProjectCaterpillar Inc. and Gregory Poole Equipment Company to fund and build Habitat home in Southeast Raleigh
The companies’ first whole-house sponsorship will provide $65,000 and volunteer labor

RALEIGH (Sept. 4, 2018) – Long-time Habitat Wake partners Caterpillar Inc. and Gregory …

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Keep Your Cool in the Heat of Summer

Your compressors need special attention during the hot summer months. To keep your coolers and dryers functioning at peak levels during the summer months, we recommend arranging the following services before high temperatures and high humidity threaten your production.

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Gregory Poole Hydraulic Shop is at Your Service

Here at Gregory Poole, the experience you have while working with us drives us every day. In the last few months, we have been working hard to update our Raleigh Hydraulic Shop to improve our operations and create the best …

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Introducing Morooka Rubber Track Carriers

Gregory Poole is pleased to announce we are now a dealer for Morooka Rubber Track Carriers in eastern NC. Our sales and rental experts are happy to assit you with buying or renting the right model to get your job …

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Providing Emergency Power to a Community in Need

Thank you to our technicians and power systems rental staff for working around the clock to assist the residents of Hatteras and Ocracoke islands in the Outer Banks after power to the islands was accidentally cut.

Ocracoke and Hatteras Islands …

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Equipment Rodeo Event in Mebane, NC

Mini Excavator

On Friday, June 30th, Gregory Poole hosted an Equipment Rodeo and lunch event at our Mebane branch location for some of the local customers. The rodeo portion was set up for attendees to come out and test the …

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Joe, Congratulations on a Great Career

Please join us in congratulating Joe Tripp (Power Systems Senior Application Engineer) on a long and abundant career!

Joe TrippJoe Tripp retired in June, after nearly 46 years with Gregory Poole. He began his career at Gregory Poole on October 16, …

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Lego Engine Build Event for STEM Students

In early May, Gregory Poole Bus Sales & Service participated in a Lego Engine Build event at the Cummins engine plant. The event was attended by STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) students from the Nash – Rocky Mount School …

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2017 Triangle Walk to Defeat ALS

Caterpillar and the Cat Dealer community across the globe have joined together for decades in the important task of supporting our customers with industry leading products and service so they can build a better world. This Caterpillar-Cat Dealer relationship is …

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Family Business Award Winner

Gregory Poole Equipment Company was one of 19 family-owned businesses honored as winners of Triangle Business Journal’s inaugural Family Business Awards.

The awards recognize family-owned, as well as closely held businesses, in the Triangle for overall excellence, innovation, ethics, philanthropy …

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Consolidation of Pioneer – Gregory Poole Forest Products Locations

Dear Valued Customers,

Since 1951, the Poole Family has proudly served our customers with a commitment to high quality service in a timely and professional manner. I hope you know how much we appreciate your business and that you allow …

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Caterpillar Sanford, NC Plant Reaches Quarter-Million-Machine Milestone

Established in 1999, the Caterpillar production facility in Sanford, NC, recently reached a significant milestone when the 250,000th machine manufactured at the facility rolled off the assembly line. That machine, a Cat® 299D2 XHP compact track loader, with custom …

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Powering NC Dental Society’s Missions of Mercy

Air Compressor(FUQUAY VARINA, N.C.)— Gregory Poole Equipment Company, is pleased to announce our involvement with the NC Missions of Mercy free portable dental clinic on July 29th and 30th. The clinic, which provides dental services like cleanings, fillings and …

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NC Department of Labor Safety Recognition

Last week, the North Carolina Department of Labor held their 2015 Safety Awards Banquet for the Raleigh area.  Gregory Poole received 8 Gold Awards for safety excellence!  Earlier this year the company also received 3 awards for the Mebane branch, 3 …

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Volunteering at Habitat for Humanity Wake County

Members of the Gregory Poole Equipment Company Executive, Finance, Accounting, and Credit teams, along with employees from Wells Fargo, spent the morning of May 26, 2016 working at Habitat for Humanity Wake County.  The group did a “warehouse build” where …

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Congratulations on 50 Years Johnny Parker!

As of this past April Gregory Poole Equipment Company has been in business for 65 years. For the last 50 of those years, Johnny Parker has been diligently working away (most recently in our Fayetteville branch).

Johnny ParkerJoin us as we …

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2016 Triangle Walk to Defeat ALS

Gregory Poole Equipment Company participated in the 2016 Triangle Walk to Defeat ALS® Saturday, April 23rd at Halifax Mall in downtown Raleigh to do their part in the fight against Lou Gehrig’s disease. This year we were a Triangle …

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Cat Equipment Breaking Ground

Novo-Equipment

Federal, State and local governmental dignitaries, including Governor McCrory attended the groundbreaking ceremony for the new Novo Nordisk location in Clayton on March 28. The land, currently a corn field, is approximately 54 acres.  Construction is expected to take up …

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