1967       Ground Aerial Maintenance Service Begins Operations

First Truck

Pictured here with GAMS first Service vehicles are the two Founders Ken Dewberry and Larry Vaughan(Left to Right)
The truck is a 1948 Ladder Truck


1970               GAMS purchased a 60ft Sky Hook on a 1965 Ford

Ladder truck promo pic

Note the logo on the door of the truck
This was the logo from 1970 to 1994



1972        G.A.M.S. relocates from Oakwood Drive to their new                                                facility on Earl Thomas Avenue in Niagara Falls

Earl Thomas Ave




1974 fleet

GAMS fleet in 1975


1970 Advertising Photo

Promotional Picture from 1976




1977        G.A.M.S. answers the call to assist local utilities to fight                                                      the record setting blizzard




Owner Larry Vaughan and Ken Lint take time to pose for this 1978  File picture






Wayne Install shown here in a 1978 Niagara Falls Review Article. Street lighting is nothing new!






1985          Larry R. Vaughan  Starts at G.A.M.S. 


1986          Jim Vaughan Starts at G.A.M.S.

1994        G.A.M.S. Launches new Logo


logo 2


1996         G.A.M.S. is awarded The Niagara Falls

                   Chamber`s “Business of the Month“

                   award in September.

1996 Chamber Award


2001         G.A.M.S. recieves EUSA President`s Award





Ground Aerial Maintenance Service has been a EUSA
member since the 1960s. Since joining the awards program
in 1994, the firm has never recorded a lost time injury.
After a decade of safe operations the firm achieved the 250,000
employee hour mark in the fall of 2000!


2007             G.A.M.S. Celebrates 40 years of Operations



2014        G.A.M.S. Launches their third logo since 1967