14th Annual Ditch Witch Customer Event Draws Attendance from 24 Countries

PERRY, Okla., Oct. 20, 2016 – Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, hosted its 14th annual international customer event on Friday, October 14 at the Ditch Witch Barcelona Support Center. As one of the largest underground construction events in Europe, 320 customers attended, representing 24 countries across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. 

“Global customer events such as this help us grow our international presence and showcase our valued partnership with customers around the world,” said Shan Kirtley, Ditch Witch vice president of sales and marketing. “Continued dedication from our worldwide dealer network and staff help us live by our customer commitment, ‘We’re in This Together.’”

The one-day event included revealing the next evolution of horizontal directional drills, and hands-on equipment demonstrations of a variety of Ditch Witch products, including drills, trenchers, compact equipment, vacuum excavators, parts, as well as HammerHead® piercing tools and Subsite® Electronics technology. The event concluded with a gala reception and dinner. 

In addition, various customer teams competed in a drilling contest during the event. As the winners, the Denmark (first place), UK (second place) and Germany (third place) teams walked away with custom-made Ditch Witch trophies. 

Ditch Witch dealerships operate in more than 100 countries, on six continents with more than 175 locations worldwide. To find a dealer near you, visit http://www.ditchwitch.com/find-a-dealer.

HYDRAULIC BREAKER
Used for construction and demolition, our breakers can be used to break up asphalt, concrete or even clay. The hydraulic hammer is perfect for any small or medium job you might have. More up-time in the field is always the goal, and with only two moving parts and a few seals, there’s no reason for down-time.
Compatible Models

SK600, SK800, SK900, SK1050, SK1550, SK1750

ROCK SAW

Best suited for irrigation and fiber installation, the Rock Saw attachment can effortlessly cut through rock, concrete, and other tough materials with unmatched precision. 

Compatible Models

SK1050, SK1550, SK1750

BACKHOE
Easily move materials for rebuilds, new construction, footings, utility repairs and more with this compact and versatile attachment.
Compatible Models

SK800, SK900, SK1050, SK1550, SK1750

STUMP GRINDERS
Featuring a heavy-duty boom design, powerful stump grinding attachments quickly shred stumps down to nothing. Easy maneuvering from stump to stump and increased visibility turns more ground stumps into more profit.
Compatible Models

SK600, SK800, SK900, SK1050, SK1550, SK1750, SK3000

MULTITASK TOOL
Your multipurpose tool for the ultimate multi-tasker is here. Engineered to grab tight to heavy materials and move them with ease and precision, the multi-task tool is your go-to for heavy applications. Easy to operate with convenient, functional levers.
Compatible Models

SK600, SK800, SK900, SK1050, SK1550, SK1750

CORE DRILL
With the MC-450 coring attachment, utility maintenance is simple and less disruptive. Featuring intuitive controls and an integrated water tank, the MC-450 is the perfect choice for quick cuts and a more productive coring process. A fully adjustable 0 to 280 rpm speed allows for enhanced control and greater productivity.
Compatible Models

SK1050, SK1550, SK1750