Eric Berkhimer Named New Product Manager for YANMAR America Construction Equipment

Adairsville, GA, September 28, 2016 --( YANMAR America, a leading diesel engine and diesel-powered equipment company, is pleased to announce that Eric Berkhimer has accepted the position of Product Manager for its Construction Equipment division. Berkhimer brings more than 20 years of industry experience in engineering, product management, sales and support to the company.

In his new role, Berkhimer will be the primary leader in the development and marketing of YANMAR’s Construction Equipment product lines, including excavators, skid steers, tracked loaders, tracked carriers and wheel loaders. He will serve as the expert on all of YANMAR’s existing equipment, as well as play a crucial role in the development of new products through cross-functional leadership.

“Eric’s analytical skills and experience will bring valuable leadership to the Construction Equipment team in order to develop the right product offerings strategy for our customers,” said David Morice, Construction Equipment Business Unit Manager for YANMAR America.

Berkhimer’s years of experience including engineering, supervisory and management roles with companies such as Golder Associates, P&H Mining, Terex Mining, John Deere and Hitatchi Construction Machinery, in combination with his contributions to industry publications, make him a valuable addition to the YANMAR America team.

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About YANMAR America Corporation:
YANMAR America Corporation, located in Adairsville, GA, is the regional headquarters for North, Central and South America of Yanmar Co., Ltd. a global company based in Osaka, Japan. Yanmar Co. Ltd., was established in 1912, and in 1933 became the world's first manufacturer to develop a practical small diesel engine. Today, YANMAR is a recognized leader in the design and manufacturing of advanced performance diesel engines and diesel-powered equipment, as well as gas engine based energy systems. YANMAR America Corporation is located at 101 International Parkway, Adairsville, GA 30103. For more information, please visit
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