May, 2016 – “The Cornerstone Awards, hosted by the Economic Development Corporation (EDC) of Kansas City, Missouri, were established by the EDC to recognize companies and organizations that contribute to the growth of Kansas City’s economy. New construction, redevelopment, capital investments, and jobs created or retained within Kansas City, Missouri city limits are recognized every year at a reception in the spring.”

Custom Truck & Equipment expanded its national headquarters in Kansas City, Missouri, adding two new structures totaling 186,000 square feet. The project was divided into two phases starting with phase I, renovation of an existing 115,300 square foot structure to make room for CTE’s used parts and remanufacturing divisions. The second phase was the renovation of an existing 54,500 square foot structure to be used for manufacturing and assembly of a variety of truck and body appurtenances (rails, cranes, and other more unique features).” [read more on]