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Press Release: New Employee

Admin LaValley
Friday, January 26, 2018

January 26, 2018, Bemidji, MN – LaValley Industries is proud to announce and welcome Rich Prosser as the company’s newest HDD Sales Representative. LaValley Industries is the premium provider of pipe handling attachments to the Pipeline and Horizontal Directional Drilling industries. Prosser will be responsible for developing new market opportunities and bringing solutions to existing customers. He joins the LaValley Industries team from Vacuworx located in Tulsa, OK and prior to that American Augers. He brings a wealth of knowledge to the sales team with over 30 years’ experience in the trenchless industry holding a variety of management roles.

“For years I’ve watched LaValley Industries’ innovative work tools change our industry, and garner awards such as our TONGHAND® exit side wrench being named IPLOCA’s 2018 New Technology Award winner. I am so excited to be a part of the team and look forward to introducing new customers to our industry changing products.”

Jason LaValley, LaValley Industries President and CEO, states “Rich has a passion for building lasting relationships with each individual he encounters, and is committed to bringing proven solutions to his customers. He brings with him an enthusiasm for this industry, and we are very pleased to have him as a part of our team.”


2018 UCT International Conference & Exhibition

Admin LaValley
Thursday, January 25, 2018


January 30th – February 1st the 2018 Underground Construction Technology International Conference & Exhibition (UCT) will take place in New Orleans, LA. UCT is the annual showcase where the HDD industry gathers to share knowledge and network.

LaValley Industries is excited to attend this educational event and interact with our fellow industry leaders. Listening to the voice of our contractors is foundational to our mission of bringing innovative solutions to our industry. We look forward to seeing you there. Learn more about the UCT at