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Marcia Gruver Doyle is editorial director of the Construction Division of Randall-Reilly, which includes Equipment World, Aggregates Manager, Better Roads, ProPickup and Total Landscape Care magazines. She's been reporting on construction for more than 30 years, and has been the chief editor of Equipment World since its inception in 1989. A graduate of Greenville College in Greenville, Illinois, Marcia is past president of the Construction Writers Association and currently serves on the Marketing Committee of the Association of Equipment Manufacturers. You can reach her at 205-248-1260 or via email at mgruver@randallreilly.com.

John Deere overhauls, expands tractor scraper systems lineup as use grows in highway, residential (PHOTOS)

John Deere overhauls, expands tractor scraper systems...

Posted on May 20, 2015

John Deere has made the most extensive changes to its scraper system since 2008, says Scott Bayless, scraper product consultant. ...

John Deere details development of the 1050K, its largest dozer yet, in walkaround (PHOTOS)

John Deere details development of the 1050K, its...

Posted on May 18, 2015

After debuting its 1050K dozer earlier this year, John Deere recently gave editors a detailed walkaround of its largest, most ...

Nominations due June 5th for AEM Hall of Fame

Nominations due June 5th for AEM Hall of Fame

Posted on May 12, 2015

Do you know of someone in the construction industry who has made a significant contribution to the construction industry? Then ...

New financed equipment sales up 14% in March, led by Cat 259D; used machine sales decline 10% year-over-year

New financed equipment sales up 14% in March, led by...

Posted on May 11, 2015

  The number of financed new units of construction equipment sold or leased in March rose 14 percent compared with February, ...

FLEET PROFILE: The top equipment and brands financed by sewer/water contractors in the last 5 years

FLEET PROFILE: The top equipment and brands financed by...

Posted on May 06, 2015

Sewer/water contractors finance a wealth of equipment, but typically favor excavators, backhoes and wheel loaders, according to information from Equipment ...

Did Seattle’s SR 99 tunnel really require Big Bertha? Indeco argues breakers are the answer

Did Seattle’s SR 99 tunnel really require Big Bertha?...

Posted on Apr 23, 2015

  Tunnel boring machines such as Big Bertha, the 7,000-ton machine sidelined after a massive fail under the streets of Seattle, ...

Wacker Neuson dual-power 803 compact excavator headlines ECO products coming to North America

Wacker Neuson dual-power 803 compact excavator...

Posted on Apr 23, 2015

Wacker Neuson is using Intermat to promote its two-year-old ECO seal, which is now on several products making their way ...

With Intermat launch of 2 demo excavators, Volvo CE pres Weissburg says company “well-positioned” to ride value trend

With Intermat launch of 2 demo excavators, Volvo CE...

Posted on Apr 22, 2015

Using the show to introduce a pair of new demolition excavators, Volvo Construction Equipment president Martin Weissburg also took time ...

Komatsu reveals intelligent, hybrid machine sales figures at Intermat, says more on the way

Komatsu reveals intelligent, hybrid machine sales...

Posted on Apr 21, 2015

Komatsu’s intelligent machine initiative, now well into its second year, was top of mind during at Intermat presentation from Komatsu ...

Volvo’s Terex Trucks continues down path, offering a “standard, core rugged feature set”

Volvo’s Terex Trucks continues down path,...

Posted on Apr 21, 2015

Terex Trucks, a division of Volvo Construction Equipment since its acquisition from Terex last summer, is continuing down the path ...

Bell gives B50E articulated dump truck sneak peek at Intermat ahead of release next year (PHOTOS)

Bell gives B50E articulated dump truck sneak peek at...

Posted on Apr 20, 2015

Bell Equipment is giving Intermat attendees a sneak preview of its 50-ton B50E, which it anticipates will reach North America ...

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