Equipment

VIDEO: Tightrope-walking dozer operator likely the only one dumb enough to ever try it

VIDEO: Tightrope-walking dozer operator likely the only one dumb enough to ever try it

As if heavy equipment operation weren't dangerous enough by itself—especially in Russia—why not throw in a tightrope? In what we have to assume is a ...

Read On

Better Roads News

Volvo intros SD75B, SD115B soil compactors with new drum control system

Volvo intros SD75B, SD115B soil compactors with new drum control system

Volvo Construction Equipment has a new pair of soil compactors that give users access to new technology that makes work more efficient. Volvo's new SD75B and ...

Read On

Safety

Guy who drove into construction site and hit a worker says he was only trying to help

Guy who drove into construction site and hit a worker says he was only trying to help

A disagreement between a construction crew and an enraged driver in Arkansas resulted in one worker clinging to the front of the man's hood for ...

Read On

Equipment

Keen’s fall work boot lineup inclues new breathable and insulated models

Keen’s fall work boot lineup inclues new breathable and insulated models

With an emphasis on outdoor-inspired design, Keen Utility’s additions to its Fall 2015 product line includes safety boots tailored for winter work. Part of the company’s ...

Read On

Better Roads News

Senate passes 3-month transportation funding extension and long-term DRIVE Act

Senate passes 3-month transportation funding extension and long-term DRIVE Act

The Senate worked double-time on transportation funding issues Thursday, passing the House's $8 billion, three-month extension (H.R. 3236) and its own DRIVE Act (H.R. 22). ...

Read On

Business

Liebherr celebrates distribution evolution, Manitou launches new website and more in the latest Dealer and Manufacturing Roundup

Liebherr celebrates distribution evolution, Manitou launches new website and more in the latest Dealer and Manufacturing Roundup

Applied Machinery expands with new office location Applied Machinery Sales is expanding with a new office location in Rock Hill, South Carolina. This new location has ...

Read On

Better Roads News

Asphalt truck driver hospitalized after rollover in Washington

Asphalt truck driver hospitalized after rollover in Washington

A woman driving an asphalt truck in Cel Elum, Washington, was sent to the hospital after a rollover crash earlier this week. The Yakima Herald reported ...

Read On

Better Roads News

TIGER grant applications reach $9.8 billion, nearly 20x available for transportation projects

TIGER grant applications reach $9.8 billion, nearly 20x available for transportation projects

Applications for the seventh round of the U.S. Department of Transportation’s (USDOT) Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grants amounted to $9.8 billion, a figure ...

Read On

Bridges

Worker jumps for his life as train crashes into boom lift during Michigan bridge repairs

Worker jumps for his life as train crashes into boom lift during Michigan bridge repairs

A construction worker in Michigan was recently forced to jump for his life from the boom lift he was working on moments before an Amtrak ...

Read On

Equipment

Retractable bed ramps could be coming to Ram pickups

Retractable bed ramps could be coming to Ram pickups

Though patents are never concrete proof that you can expect a certain idea or feature to make it to your favorite pickup, they do occasionally ...

Read On

More News

Equipment

Why are larger, 35- to 50-ton excavator sales up? Machine’s evolution, industry’s recovery are factors

Why are larger, 35- to 50-ton excavator sales up? Machine’s evolution, industry’s recovery are factors

It’s more ripple than tsunami, but there’s been an increase in sales of excavators toward the upper end of the midsize category. Why? No one’s ...

Read On

Business

Refocused by military service, New Jersey contractor rebuild’s company culture, transforms his business

Refocused by military service, New Jersey contractor rebuild’s company culture, transforms his business

While most people deal with work as one of life’s harsh necessities, Jason Ciavarro not only puts in the hours, he relishes them. "Work is where I find my ...

Read On

Equipment

Extended life coolants: Long life? Yes. Maintenance free? No.

Extended life coolants: Long life? Yes. Maintenance free? No.

Extended life coolants (ELCs) started gaining traction in the heavy-duty trucking and construction equipment industry about a decade ago. These coolants are so good they ...

Read On

Better Roads News

Roadway Reinforcement: Geosynthetics require attention to project design and installation

Roadway Reinforcement: Geosynthetics require attention to project design and installation

A failed pavement isn’t a welcome sight, particularly during our current uncertain transportation funding. So it’s increasingly important that road builders use methods that can ...

Read On

More Magazine Articles


Warning: mysql_fetch_row() expects parameter 1 to be resource, null given in /home/cms/public_html/wp-content/themes/equipworld2.0/includes/include_db.php on line 214

Warning: mysql_fetch_assoc() expects parameter 1 to be resource, null given in /home/cms/public_html/wp-content/themes/equipworld2.0/includes/include_main.php on line 856

Warning: mysql_fetch_assoc() expects parameter 1 to be resource, null given in /home/cms/public_html/wp-content/themes/equipworld2.0/includes/include_main.php on line 868

advertisement
advertisement
advertisement
advertisement