Business digest (Jan. 23, 2016)
RDO, Vermeer partner in Australian locationsRDO Equipment Co., Fargo, has partnered with Vermeer Equipment Holdings and acquired 50 percent interest in five Vermeer locations in eastern Australia.Vermeer Equipment Holdings is the dedicated Vermee...
RDO, Vermeer partner in Australian locations
RDO Equipment Co., Fargo, has partnered with Vermeer Equipment Holdings and acquired 50 percent interest in five Vermeer locations in eastern Australia.
Vermeer Equipment Holdings is the dedicated Vermeer dealer for all eastern Australia states plus Papua New Guinea and other Pacific island nations.
RDO Equipment sells and supports ag, construction, environmental, positioning, surveying and irrigation equipment from manufacturers including John Deere, Vermeer and Topcon, and has more than 75 locations across the U.S., and partnerships in Russia, Ukraine and Australia.
CrossFit 701 under new ownership
CrossFit 701, 3309 Fiechtner Drive, Unit 4, Fargo, was purchased and is now directed by the team of Kristy Erdman, Troy Henne and Kaylee Jaeger. The change in ownership will bring new programs and seminars, facility upgrades, and a larger focus on community and goal setting.
CrossFit 701, which has been open for five years, is a training facility that holds six to seven group classes each weekday. There are also Saturday morning and Sunday afternoon classes, all of which are led by certified instructors.
For more information, visit www.crossfit701.com .
Fargo Vocational Rehabilitation Office moves
The Department of Human Services Vocational Rehabilitation Division's regional office that serves southeastern North Dakota has moved to a new office location at 1655 43rd St. S., Suite 208, in Fargo.
The regional office provides vocational counseling, training and other employment-related services to people with disabilities and helps employers hire and retain qualified employees, and realize the benefits of accessible worksites and a diverse workforce.
The new office has space for group training and is conveniently located for people who use public transit, said Curt Markel, regional administrator of the Fargo office.
During the last federal fiscal year, the Fargo office served about 636 individuals from the six-county region that includes Cass, Ransom, Richland, Sargent, Steele, and Traill counties.
The office is open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. It can be reached at (701) 298-4459, toll-free at (888) 342-4900, Relay ND TTY at (800) 366-6888 or by email at email@example.com .
More information is online at www.nd.gov/dhs/dvr/index.html .