Vermeer of Iowa and N. Missouri has been a family owned and operated business for over 58 years. Currently managed by second generation owner Rick Boat, the company is managed out of Vermeer Sales & Service in Pella, IA, which is conveniently located across town from Vermeer Manufacturing. Vermeer Iowa & N. Missouri boasts three other locations in Iowa: Vermeer Siouxland in Marcus, managed by Brian Koonce, Vermeer of Eastern Iowa, located in Tipton, managed by Duke Reynolds, and we would like to welcome our newest service center, Vermeer of The Bluffs located in Glenwood, also managed by Brian Koonce.
The company of Vermeer is built on a rich history of innovation and invention that spans 70 years. What began with a mechanical hoist for grain wagons has transformed into a global company that manufactures industrial equipment for a multitude of industries, including biomass, construction, surface mining and organic recycling. With a commitment to customer service and quality in production, Vermeer is a company you can count on to be a valuable asset and resource for your business.
Vermeer 70th Anniversary - Getting to know Vermeer
What Our Customers are Saying About Us
Established in 1979, KLK Construction has become a recognized leader in the utility construction field, and a loyal Vermeer Iowa customer. Located in Pella, Iowa, KLK has built rapport within the communication cable construction market by promoting safety and dedication to their work and jobsites, and Vermeer Iowa has been an integral part of their success. Most recently, they purchased a D9x13 Series II Navigator®, a D20x22 Series II Navigator®, a D24x40 Series II Navigator® HDD, and a P185 Renegade® from Vermeer Iowa. Add in a vacuum, trailers, mixing systems, and locators.
“Vermeer Iowa provides great service and our employees all prefer, especially with the boring machines, to use Vermeer,” said KLK Construction President Luke Pringle.
KLK employs a number of drill operators and foremen. Dustin Nichols has been with the company for seven years, working as a drill operator and is currently a foreman.
“Vermeer drills, no matter the size, are all similar and easy to run. They are the only drills I want to run,” said Nichols. “The guys at Vermeer Iowa are great to get along with and very helpful. We can call them in the field at anytime and they’ll help you as much as they can.”