A & B Eagleline Equipment, Inc. was established in 1987 in Athens, Tennessee with Arnold Whitted and Betty Lauth, (the A & B), selling farm equipment and trailers. Shortly after the company started, Ron Lauth joined as the General Manager. Arnold and Ron began designing the line of A & B Eagleline Equipment. Michael Lauth joined in 1989 focusing on Sales and Manufacturing. In 1990 Arnold and Sharon Whitted left to pursue other interests. Mary Beth Lauth joined in 1990 to manage the office. A & B Eagleline Equipment, Inc. is a family owned business.