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AED is a distributor-based trade association representing companies that sell, rent and service equipment used in construction, mining, forestry, power generation and industrial applications in North America and internationally.

AED invites you to join our growing network of companies and organizations working together to advance the success of the construction equipment industry.

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AED Regional Manager Update

Mike Dexter updates AED members about what the Regional Managers have been working on.

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Resource Guide

Continuing Business Education

Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) is an international trade association representing companies involved in the distribution, rental and support of equipment used in construction, mining, forestry, power generation, agriculture and industrial applications.

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Industry Education and Development

Established in 1991 and directed by AED members, The AED Foundation addresses professional education and workforce development in the industry. This includes AED Accreditation of diesel-equipment technology college programs.

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Latest News

RDO Equipment Named Sakai America Dealer of the Year

30 September 2015

Sakai Heavy Industries recently named RDO Equipment Co. the Sakai America Dealer of the Year. RDO Equipment, representing Sakai in Central Texas, Arizona and Southern California, received the award based on metrics that include both volume and total sales. In addition to Dealer of the Year, the highest level of recognition, Sakai also recognized four top regional dealers in the Northeast, West, Midwest and Southeast. “We are pleased to be the Sakai dealer of the year and appreciate the recognition. more »

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New Speaker, Old Issues

30 September 2015

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) rocked Capitol Hill by announcing he will resign from Congress at October’s end. While a political pundit’s dream, the House leadership shuffle won’t alter the House agenda significantly or impact AED’s policy priorities. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Cal.), Boehner’s presumed successor, will face the same issues (a divided GOP, the Obama administration and a united Democratic minority, a mounting federal deficit, etc.) that challenged the current Speaker. Prior to his ascension to House leadership, more »

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