Tom Jackson

Tom Jackson is the executive editor of Equipment World magazine and has been writing about construction and related fields for 26 years. A 1979 graduate from the University of Alabama, Jackson is also a U.S. Army veteran and a father of two.

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Topcon unveils ZPS concrete paver automation, bigger machine control monitors alongside slew of upgrades and updates
Perkins expands engine lineup with 4 new platforms; will launch online parts ordering, app for service manuals
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Chris Ryan inducted into AEMP Hall of Fame
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FAE debuts 2 dust-busting forestry mulchers, line of rock cutters in 8 different sizes
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AEMP names 2017's top equipment technicians