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Our Company

Our History

A lot has changed since 1958, but one thing that remains the same is our commitment to our customers. Ray Groff opened Groff Tractor as a CASE dealer in Highspire, Pennsylvania, employing only a handful of people. Over time, the business has grown, and now almost 300 full time employees work at fifteen dealerships that provide equipment and services across four states.

Over the years, Groff has developed strong relationships with our manufacturers and has consistently offered a wide range of the highest quality construction equipment. Groff is one of the leading CASE construction dealers in the country and supplements their CASE products with some of the other leading manufacturers in the world.

Lasting six decades in the construction industry may not always have been easy, but regardless of the circumstances, Groff Tractor has always powered through, thanks to the knowledge and commitment of our wonderful employees. Groff Tractor’s employees are at the heart of our dealerships and work tirelessly each day to make sure our customers’ needs are met.

Grand Opening

1958
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Ray Groff Opens Groff Tractors

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Ray Groff opened Groff Tractor as a CASE dealer for South Central Pennsylvania with its’ first branch located in Highspire, PA, employing only a handful of people. Over time, the business has grown, and now over 290 full time employees work at fifteen dealerships that provide equipment and services across..Read More

1960

Herb Groff

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Groff Tractor is purchased by Medico Industries, Inc. under the new management of Herb Groff.

1961

Original Location Changed

Original location moved from Highspire to 6499 Carlisle Pike, Mechanicsburg, PA.

1962
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Wacker Neuson dealer

Groff Tractor becomes a Wacker Neuson dealer.

1967
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Bomag dealer

Groff Tractor becomes a Bomag dealer.

1976

Ken Groff

Ken Groff

Herb Groff retires, and his son, Ken Groff, assumes management responsibilities.

1983

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Groff Tractor

Ken Groff purchases Groff Tractor.

1986

Second Branch Opens

Second Branch Opens

Groff Tractor’s second branch opens in Ephrata, PA.

1990

Third Branch Opens

A third branch opens in Bellefonte, PA.

1995

Headquarter Relocation

The Corporate headquarters relocates to 6779 Carlisle Pike in Mechancisburg, PA.

1998

Fourth Branch Opens

Groff is awarded the CASE contract for Western PA and opens the Valencia branch.

1999

Fifth Branch Opens

The fifth branch opens in New Stanton, PA

2001

Transition of Ownership

Transition of Ownership

Lamar Light and Mike Savastio become minority investors of Groff Tractor from Ken Groff in transition of ownership plan.

2002
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Liebherr Dealer

Groff Tractor becomes a Liebherr dealer.

2003
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Takeuchi Dealer

Groff Tractor becomes a Takeuchi dealer.

2004

Hamm and Vogele Dealer

Groff Tractor becomes a Hamm and Vögele dealer.

2005

New Ownership

Lamar Light, Mike Savastio, and Jim Price purchase Groff Tractor from Ken Groff.

2005
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Wirtgen Dealer

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Groff Tractor becomes a WIRTGEN Dealer.

2010

Cambria Tractor acquired

Groff acquires Cambria Tractor and opens the Ebensburg, PA branch.

2011

Jim Price CFO

Jim Price named CFO of Groff Tractor.

2013

Frederick Branch Opens

The company acquires Vernon E Stupp and opens a branch in Frederick, MD.

2013

55th Anniversary

The 55th anniversary for Groff is marked by a celebration at Bedford Springs Resort.

2016

Groff Tractor Holdings LLC

Groff Tractor Holdings LLC

Groff Tractor Holdings, LLC is formed, and Profit Equity becomes the majority investor.

2016

Three New Branches

Three new branches in New Jersey open after Groff acquires Trico Equipment.

2017

GT Mid Atlantic LLC

Groff acquires Folcomer Equipment, including its five branches in Maryland and Delaware. Groff’s Frederick location moves to Tilco Drive, and GT Mid Atlantic LLC is created.

2018

Merger

GT New Jersey purchases Construction Crane & Tractor (CC&T) and merges with GT Mid Atlantic.