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LaValley Industries Welcomes a New Account Specialist!

January 13, 2014, Bemidji, MN – LaValley Industries is proud to announce and welcome Craig Larson as the company’s dedicated Vermeer Account Specialist. LaValley Industries is the premium provider of pipe handling attachments to the Pipeline and Horizontal Directional Drilling industries. Larson will be responsible for distributor coordination, sales team training, and technical support to the Vermeer global dealer network. During his successful 16 year career in the directional drilling industry, he has worked for Ozzies Directional Drilling, HMS and most recently, Michel’s Directional Crossings (a division of Michels Corporation). Some of the more notable projects he has worked on include:
Maritimes North East / Hubline Project (Boston, 2003)
Israel Electric Corporation / Horizon Offshore Project (Israel, 2004)
Gaz Metro, ST. Lawrence Seaway (Quebec, 2005 World Record)
BpTT NOEL Project, West Indies, (Trinidad, 2006 World Record)
Guam Waterworks Authority, (Guam, 2007)
Spectra Energy, NY-NJ Expansion Project. (2012-13). "I am thrilled to be part of the LaValley Industries team. My entire career has been spent in the Horizontal Directional Drilling industry and I look forward to continuing that tradition as I begin a new chapter in introducing new industry changing technology to our current and future customers through the global Vermeer network."

Jason LaValley, LaValley Industries President and CEO, states “We are very excited to welcome Craig to the LaValley family. He brings to us and our customers tremendous experience, knowledge and is respected throughout the industry for his honesty, integrity and accomplishments. He truly shares our vision, passion and above all, our commitment to satisfying our customers’ needs 24/7.”

You may Contact Craig at 218-444-3030 or

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