RDO EQUIPMENT CO. 50TH ANNIVERSARY

Partnerships. Gratitude. Vision.
But RDO Equipment Co. is about more than just words. 
It’s about building a company as reliable as the machines it sells. 
It’s about creating a legacy and vision for the future.
It’s about a commitment to customers and communities, partners and team members. 

Take a look at some of the memorable moments that helped shape who we are as a company.

50th Anniversary – Memorable Milestones

1968

Ron Offutt purchases his first John Deere agriculture equipment store in Casselton, ND

1989

RDO Equipment Co. enters construction equipment industry

 

1995

RDO Equipment Co. expands equipment solutions by partnering with Vermeer

 

2001

The company’s Field Support Office opens with a mission of serving and supporting all stores from one centralized location

 

2005

RDO Equipment Co. establishes its first international partnership and opens a store in Krasnodar, Russialized location

 

2008

The RDO Promise is created to offer customers an added level of service and support

 

2009

A new major manufacturer joins the RDO Equipment Co. family when the company partners with Wirtgen in North Dakota and South Dakota, eventually expanding to Minnesota and, in 2018, Arizona. 

 

2011

To deliver solutions with new partner, Topcon, RDO Integrated Controls is established

 

2014

RDO Equipment Co. enters the irrigation industry and creates the RDO Water division

 

2014

Recognizing opportunities with unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) technology, RDO Integrated Controls begins to offer drones, as well as service and support