Foley Equipment of Wichita, KS announced it has reached an agreement to acquire Dean Machinery of Kansas City, MO. Pending due diligence the transaction is scheduled to close in January 2012. Foley Equipment was founded in 1942 and operates 15 locations across the state of Kansas. Dean Machinery is also a Caterpillar dealership which has been in operation since 1955. Dean has five locations in Missouri and one in Olathe, Kansas.