Reinke Honors Coney Irrigation Technician with Platinum Plus Service Award

Published 4:48 pm Wednesday, January 27, 2016

(DESHLER, Neb. — Reinke is pleased to announce that Rob Mercer with Coney Irrigation in Cordele has earned the Platinum PLUS (Proven Leaders in Unmatched Service) Certified Technician Award. The prestigious award is the most elite technical service designation awarded by Reinke.

“Being recognized as a Platinum PLUS Certified Technician is a remarkable accomplishment,” said Tom Palmertree, director of marketing, Reinke. “Rob has completed the most extensive technical service training available to Reinke dealers and is to be commended for his hard work.”
The Platinum PLUS Certified Technician Program consists of a series of six technical service training classes and tests. Mercer received the Platinum PLUS award by scoring more than 90 percent on all six tests.
“We understand how important qualified service technicians are to growers when they make their buying decisions,” added Palmertree. “That’s the focus of our technical service programs, to consistently build upon the level of service capabilities of Reinke dealers across the country and further our commitment to the industry.”
Reinke Manufacturing Company, Inc. is the world’s largest privately held manufacturer of center pivot and lateral move irrigation systems. Family owned since 1954, and headquartered in Deshler, Neb., Reinke develops products designed to increase agriculture production while providing labor savings and environmental efficiencies. Reinke is a continued leader in industry advancements as the first to incorporate GPS, satellite-based communications and touchscreen panel capabilities into mechanized irrigation system management. For more information on Reinke or to locate a dealership, visit or call 402-365-7251.