Thomas Berry

Thomas Berry is an Archivist for the Historical Construction Equipment Association.


HCEA is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization dedicated to preserving the history of the construction, dredging and surface mining equipment industries. With over 4,100 members in twenty-five countries, our activities include operation of National Construction Equipment Museum and archives in Bowling Green, Ohio; publication of a quarterly magazine, Equipment Echoes; and hosting an annual working exhibition of restored construction equipment.

Individual memberships are $30.00 within the USA and Canada, and $40.00 US elsewhere. Information is available at, or by calling 419-352-5616 or e-mailing We are very interested in building relationships with the manufacturers whose history we seek to preserve, and seek to establish a liaison committee of manufacturers’ representatives.


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