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Illinois Tollway seeking firms for 15-year, $12 billion...

Posted on Oct 31, 2012

The Illinois Tollway is seeking firms to provide planning, design, construction management and technical services for 12 new contracts associated ...

Ervin Equipment expands in Illinois

Ervin Equipment expands in Illinois

Posted on Oct 26, 2012

  Ervin Equipment has expanded its facility and staff in Toledo, Illinois. This comes as part of the company’s expansion into ...

Volvo Rents expands in Wisconsin

Posted on Oct 26, 2012

Volvo Rents has acquired FRED Rents, a two-location construction equipment rental company with stores in Madison and Neenah, Wisconsin. In addition ...

LGH expands in southeastern United States

LGH expands in southeastern United States

Posted on Oct 25, 2012

  Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) is expanding in the southeast region of the United States. In the last two years, LGH has ...

Parsons Brinckerhoff awarded contract for construction...

Posted on Oct 25, 2012

Parsons Brinckerhoff has been awarded a contract to provide construction engineering and inspection (CE&I) services for the widening of I-4 ...

Cummins engine receives EPA certification

Cummins engine receives EPA certification

Posted on Oct 25, 2012

  Cummins ISX15 engine has received United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) certification for new greenhouse gas and fuel efficiency rules, ...

Cummins named among top green companies

Posted on Oct 24, 2012

Cummins is ranked #64 among the 500 largest public companies in the United States in Newsweek’s 2012 Green Rankings of businesses. Cummins ...

Peterbilt presents dealer awards

Peterbilt presents dealer awards

Posted on Oct 23, 2012

  Peterbilt Motors presented awards to several dealerships at the company’s annual Parts and Service Meeting. Peterbilt named Allstate Peterbilt of Fargo ...

AEM offers e-book safety manual for hydraulic...

Posted on Oct 22, 2012

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has published its first safety manual e-book to enable equipment operators to access safety ...

Terex Woodsman expands in North America

Posted on Oct 22, 2012

Terex has signed a distributor agreement with FMI Sales (Fiber Marketing International).  FMI Sales will be a full service distributor ...

Year-over-year construction employment declines in 28...

Posted on Oct 19, 2012

Construction employment declined in 28 states from September 2011 to September 2012, despite 30 states adding jobs during the past ...

AEMP hosts Asset Management Symposium

Posted on Oct 19, 2012

The Association of Equipment Management Professionals (AEMP) will host its annual two-day Asset Management Symposium in Louisville, Kentucky, October 30-31.This ...

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