PIRTEK Jumps 95 Places, Breaks into Top 100 in Entrepreneur’s Annual Franchise 500 Ranking
t’s not often that a PIRTEK technician is summoned to a classroom to make hoses, but this is no ordinary school. PIRTEK Space Coast tech Bobby Kennedy fabricated hose assemblies for the Florida Institute of Technology in Melbourne and one of its jet-powered dragsters.
PIRTEK has honored Ernesto Osorio of PIRTEK Doral (Miami area) as its top-achieving operations manager of the year, and Alan Brummond of PIRTEK Orlando as its top Mobile Sales & Service Technician (MSST). The company also recognized high performers from the various PIRTEK USA regions.
Hydraulic equipment performs a tremendous amount of work in so many different industries. But all those cranes, bulldozers and other pieces of heavy machinery have a common vulnerability: They’re only as reliable as the hoses through which all that hydraulic fluid travels. A sudden rupture not only halts work abruptly, but can also cause a spill that endangers the surrounding environment. It can happen without warning.
PIRTEK is again sponsoring the high-performance snowmobile race, which is scheduled for Jan. 5-6 at Canterbury Park.
From concerts and launchpads to seafaring icebreakers, PIRTEK technicians have had their share of fascinating service calls over the years. Below is a compilation of some of our most interesting service calls.
As we wrap up the first full year with our Tier 2, mobile-only model of franchise ownership in place, the results are clear: The idea has proven an overwhelming success. Across the United States, existing owners have expanded their reach and many new franchisees have entered the field under the new ownership model. “We anticipated this would be […]
Welcome to the Spring Edition of Fluid Magazine – PIRTEK USA’s quarterly e-zine newsletter.
FLUID Magazine is PIRTEK USA’s magazine to communicate with the franchise network, suppliers, customers and friends.
Come Thanksgiving weekend, the world’s largest snowmobile racing series kicks off a new season, and PIRTEK USA is a corporate sponsor for the fourth consecutive year. The AMSOIL Championship Snocross Series will begin with the AMSOIL Snocross National Nov. 24-26 in Duluth, MN. Snocross is a sport that operates on the same principle as […]
Jason Barrs opened his franchise, PIRTEK Columbia, under the company’s Tier 2 model, which was rolled out last year. Barrs became a PIRTEK owner after 17 years in the insurance industry working in claims. Before working in insurance, however, Barrs had spent some time in the hydraulics industry. He thought about returning to that […]