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The choice between a low-spec backhoe and high-end siblings isn’t as clear-cut as you might think

The choice between a low-spec backhoe and high-end...

Posted on Aug 11, 2015

Backhoe loaders of 14-foot-and-greater dig depth have split into two markets: rental and contractor. As more standard features were added ...

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?...

Posted on Jul 02, 2015

It’s more ripple than tsunami, but there’s been an increase in sales of excavators toward the upper end of the ...

Come Back Tomorrow!

Come Back Tomorrow!

Posted on Dec 03, 2014

This gift hasn't yet been revealed. Be sure to come back tomorrow and check it out. In the meantime, you ...

DOZERS REDEFINED: How electronics and machine control made mid-size dozers smarter

DOZERS REDEFINED: How electronics and machine control...

Posted on Jul 01, 2014

There’s a direct correlation between power and fuel consumption; more power requires more fuel. Higher injection pressures, careful design of ...

Are Tier 4 excavators worth the higher cost?

Are Tier 4 excavators worth the higher cost?

Posted on Mar 01, 2014

Tier 4 Interim excavators are rolling into the market with Tier 4 Final models close behind. They’re more expensive than ...

Day 12

12 Days of Construction Gifts, Tools and Toys

Posted on Dec 03, 2013

If you're looking for a gift this holiday season for a construction worker, or a contractor, or one of the ...

ConExpo-Con/Agg Sneak peek: See what the big show has in store

ConExpo-Con/Agg Sneak peek: See what the big show has...

Posted on Dec 01, 2013

Allu, booth 2109 (Gold Lot) Allu will demonstrate their D-Series and DL Screener bucket attachments in their booth, as well as ...

Mastering the unique challenge of spec’ing a compact excavator

Mastering the unique challenge of spec’ing a...

Posted on Dec 01, 2013

The first step in spec’ing compact excavators in the 2- to 3-metric-ton range is to define what they are and what ...

Where, oh where can that road money be?

Where, oh where can that road money be?

Posted on Nov 06, 2013

A Congress that cannot pass a budget or even agree not to default on loans is not a group that ...

With CARB’s powertrain upgrade regulation taking effect for all pre-2007 engines on Jan. 1, many smaller fleets have a decision to make

With CARB’s powertrain upgrade regulation taking...

Posted on Nov 01, 2013

The rumors were strong this summer. Truckers and others debated the likelihood of a further delay in the California Air Resources ...

How to build out the perfect work truck by taking advantage of dealer spec’ing technologies

How to build out the perfect work truck by taking...

Posted on Nov 01, 2013

Not long ago spec’ing a vocational truck meant going to a dealer, picking from a limited list of wheelbases and ...

How to buy the right Mass Excavation equipment for your needs

How to buy the right Mass Excavation equipment for your...

Posted on Oct 01, 2013

In general, mass excavation is the removal of large amounts of materials using big machines over an extended period of ...

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