Spokane Mayor Announces Christmas in July

Ho, ho, ho! It's fun to think of snow during these hot summer days. City of Spokane Mayor David Condon and Street Director, Gary Kaesemeyer announced the gift of Henke Hi-Gates to the Citizens of Spokane. They have more than doubled the number of Gates put in use. The Gates are used on John Deere and Volvo Construction Equipment Loaders and Graders. The Wheel Loaders are also equipped with Henke's heavy duty Reversible End Loader Plow (REL). Ho, Ho, Ho, Hi-Gate! Mayor's Christmas in…

Henke Promotes Jeremy Kane From Welder To 2nd Shift Production Supervisor

Henke Promotes Jeremy Kane from Welder to 2nd Shift Production Supervisor

Meet Jeremy Kane, a few months ago we promoted him from Welder to second shift Production Supervisor. He enjoys working with his team and our entrepreneurial atmosphere. Jeremy hasn't always worked in manufacturing, in fact he has held many culinary positions including Sous Chef. When he's not working he is an avid fisherman and enjoys rooting for The Kansas City Chiefs especially when we tackle his co-workers team, The Denver Broncos. Go Chiefs! Go Jeremy!

Henke Launches NEW Jetwing Plow

Henke Launches NEW Jetwing Plow

Introducing Henke's new Jetwing plow. This J-Style trip edge plow is designed to throw snow out and way even at slow speeds. Created as a solution for those that have found the traditional "mouse ear" design to not be the best weapon for their mission and terrain. The City of Albert Lea, MN spec'd Henke's Jetwing, Postless/True Float wing and Underbody Scraper for their Freightliner 114SD Trucks.

Solving Customers’ Toughest Challenges

Solving Customers’ Toughest Challenges

Meet Lucas Mackey, one of our hardworking Engineering Interns. Lucas has been with us for the last 8 months and we are excited about what he brings to our team. As a student from  The University of Kansas, he not only maintained consistent placement on the Honor roll, he was the founding member of the Synergy Business and Engineering Club. Lucas states that one of his proudest achievements is obtaining the rank of Eagle Scout. The skills of leadership, organization, hard…

Pacific Northwest Snowfighters Rock!

Pacific Northwest Snowfighters Rock!

Pacific Northwest Snowfighters are hosting a great show in Spokane this year. We're so glad to be a part of it! Catch our Parallel lift plows on WSDOT trucks upfitted by Northend Truck Equipment. And on display is our exclusive Cartridge Spreader which is now on the Washington State Contract (one of many contracts). But it doesn't stop there, we have our REL Beast(reversible end loader) plus our Hi-Gate / Snow Gate on a John Deere Loader from the City of Spokane - Municipal Government.…

Cooks For Kids

Cooks for Kids

Every Memorial weekend for over 10 years, the KC Metro Chapter APWA hosts "Cooks for Kids". Check out our short slide show on Facebook. While you're there, Like our page to keep up to date on what's new.  It's a fun event where we provide and prepare a meal for families staying at Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) of Kansas City. We were proud to contribute to this charity that keeps families close to their sick children and provides the care and…

Celebrating National Public Works Week

Celebrating National Public Works Week

Join us as we honor all Public Works Professionals across the US and Canada this week. The American Public Works Association sponsors National Public Works Week. The objective is to increase public awareness of their contributions as well as to enlighten the public about the duties, practices, and goals of public works professionals. #NPWW Every year National Public Works Week gets bigger and better. The number of participating municipalities continues to grow, which means the number of citizens who are exposed to the…