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Ford F-750 gets Roush CleanTech autogas option for V10 engine

Ford F-750 gets Roush CleanTech autogas option for V10...

Posted on Apr 08, 2016

Roush CleanTech says it has developed a propane autogas fuel system for the Ford F-750 chassis. The Ford F-750 base model comes ...

POLL: Are you renting more heavy equipment?

POLL: Are you renting more heavy equipment?

Posted on Mar 16, 2016

As we've spoken to contractors over the last few years, especially with those who were able to keep their businesses alive ...

Highways 2.0: Transportation’s future holds drastic changes for road builders

Highways 2.0: Transportation’s future holds...

Posted on Mar 11, 2016

The Eisenhower Interstate System was a bold plan. It supercharged our economy and provided good, middle class jobs to millions of ...

How 3- to 8-cu. yd. wheel loaders settled into a period of refinement

How 3- to 8-cu. yd. wheel loaders settled into a period...

Posted on Mar 07, 2016

Transmissions Two types of transmissions are commonly found on wheel loaders: hydrostatic and torque converter. With torque converters, the lock-up feature ...

Linear road crusher offers a new approach to gravel road repair

Linear road crusher offers a new approach to gravel...

Posted on Feb 11, 2016

A common gravel road repair and road building approach is to remove oversize rocks and bury subgrade problems, such as ...

The Kings of Cold: Pickup Snow Tire Shootout

The Kings of Cold: Pickup Snow Tire Shootout

Posted on Jan 05, 2016

Deep snowdrifts, a white dust blowing sideways across a silvery sheen of pavement, plow-shod pickups, and a single-digit temperature readout ...

TEST DRIVE > Isuzu expands agile NPR work truck lineup; we take the NPR XD for a spin (VIDEOS)

TEST DRIVE > Isuzu expands agile NPR work truck...

Posted on Jan 01, 2016

Isuzu has added Class 4 brawn and performance to its popular medium-duty cabover truck stable at Class 3 pricing and ...

Bobcat upgrades T740 compact track loader with M-Series power, cab improvements (PHOTOS)

Bobcat upgrades T740 compact track loader with M-Series...

Posted on Oct 27, 2015

Bobcat has added to its M-Series lineup with the introduction of the T740, a Tier 4 Final-compliant 700 frame-size compact ...

“Mamas, don’t let your babies grow up shunning construction.” A contractor’s look back

“Mamas, don’t let your babies grow up...

Posted on Sep 07, 2015

Editor's Note: With Labor Day, it's time to begin saying goodbye to summer and time to take a break and enjoy ...

Show us your ink. Best construction/equipment tattoo wins $500. Enter now.

Show us your ink. Best construction/equipment tattoo...

Posted on Aug 26, 2015

You’re proud that you work in construction. So proud in fact that you let everybody know with a tattoo that ...

EPA, DOT propose heightened heavy duty diesel emissions, fuel efficiency standards for 2018

EPA, DOT propose heightened heavy duty diesel...

Posted on Jun 23, 2015

The EPA and DOT announced Friday their plans for Phase 2 of the Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards and Fuel Efficiency ...

HEADS UP: Hitting utility lines when hauling heavy equipment can become an expensive ordeal

HEADS UP: Hitting utility lines when hauling heavy...

Posted on May 22, 2015

According to the National Electrical Safety Code, telephone lines must be at least 14 feet above the ground and electrical ...

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