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Reinventing Play: The Beginning

Reinventing Play: The Beginning

The new year marks a momentous company milestone for BCI Burke as we celebrate 95 years of designing, manufacturing and servicing exceptional playground, park and recreation products for children and families all over the world. Since its humble beginnings in the early 1920’s, the company has grown to be a playground industry leader. BCI Burke commemorates this distinguished milestone with approximately 80 employees at the corporate headquarters in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, and their professional network of ...

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2014 Burke Representative Awards

2014 Burke Representative Awards

As we return from our National Sales Conference in Cocoa Beach, FL, all of us here at Burke want to thank everyone for attending, as well as congratulate all of our award winners. Burke had an exceptional year in 2014 and we would like to take a moment to express how much we value and appreciate all of the hard work that our representatives continue to provide. Although there were many awards presented at the conference we wanted to ...

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Investment in BCI Burke Company, LLC

Investment in BCI Burke Company, LLC

Incline Equity Partners (“Incline”), a Pittsburgh based lower middle-market private equity firm, proudly announces an investment in BCI Burke Company, LLC (“Burke” or “The Company”). Founded in 1920 and headquartered in Fond du Lac, WI, Burke is a leading designer, manufacturer, and marketer of commercial playground and leisure equipment. The Company’s expansive product set is sold into multiple end markets including parks/recreation, school, housing/developer, and day care markets. Burke is committed to inventing and Reinventing Play™, and to ...

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Plexus Overhead and Climber System

Plexus Overhead and Climber System

Here at Burke we have evolved the classic monkey bars into this brand new Plexus modular and overhead climbing system. With the dual components of the Plexus system, children have the opportunity to create a unique climbing experience each time they play! With the Surgeon General reporting that almost one in every three children in the United States is overweight, it’s important you are conscious about monitoring your child’s lifestyle. Playground equipment provides a fun and easy way to improve ...

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Chicago Parks District Installs 11 New Burke Playgrounds!

Chicago Parks District Installs 11 New Burke Playgrounds!

Last spring, Mayor Emanuel launched the Chicago Plays! playground renovation program. Through this initiative, the Chicago Park District plans to rebuild or repair 325 commercial playgrounds over the next five years. “Mayor Emanuel’s Chicago Plays! program was developed to insure that families across the city can access colorful and inviting playgrounds,” said Michael Kelly, Chicago Park District General Superintendent and CEO. “We are pleased to be able to renovate more playgrounds and impact more communities than expected this year.” In 2014 ...

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ASLA Trade Show

ASLA Trade Show

The nation’s largest gathering of landscape architecture professionals and students were on stage for BCI Burke to network and provide playground, park and recreation expertise this last weekend. The event provided ASLA attendees the opportunity to engage at the booth at the Colorado Convention Center and view the new Apex Intensity climbers. Burke playground specialists were on hand to discuss the latest play space options as well as the company’s unique Reinventing Play™ philosophy. Visitors to the ...

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