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Wayne Grayson

Wayne Grayson is the Online Managing Editor for Equipment World. He keeps the website fresh with news and opinion on both heavy equipment and the construction industry from the experts at the magazine and also manages the publication's social media accounts. He's a technology geek as well and serves as the magazine's tech writer.

Ford reveals 2015 F-150 weighs less than 5,000 pounds; 2.7L EcoBoost V6 has V8 power

Ford reveals 2015 F-150 weighs less than 5,000 pounds;...

Posted on Jul 23, 2014

Since unveiling the 2015 F-150 back in January, Ford has released quite a bit of information about the new truck. ...

Truck hauling excavator collides with 5 bridges, taking a chunk out of each (PHOTOS)

Truck hauling excavator collides with 5 bridges, taking...

Posted on Jul 23, 2014

While being hauled by a truck traveling through Thurston County, Washington, last week, an excavator's boom collided with five different ...

Concrete beam collapse kills construction worker, injures 2 others at Ft. Lauderdale jobsite

Concrete beam collapse kills construction worker,...

Posted on Jul 23, 2014

A massive concrete beam collapsed at a jobsite in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida Monday, killing one construction worker and injuring two ...

Conductive “sensing skin” paint could stop cracks in bridges, concrete structures before it’s too late

Conductive “sensing skin” paint could stop...

Posted on Jul 22, 2014

A new paint-on "sensing skin" would allow officials to retrofit bridges and other concrete structures with the ability to detect ...

Philadelphia unveils required construction, demolition project signage one year after fatal building collapse

Philadelphia unveils required construction, demolition...

Posted on Jul 22, 2014

As a measure taken in the aftermath of a building demolition that killed six people last year, the city of ...

Construction worker dies after fall down elevator shaft on Louisville jobsite

Construction worker dies after fall down elevator shaft...

Posted on Jul 22, 2014

A construction worker on an off-campus apartment complex being built for students at the University of Louisville was killed last ...

FACE THE FUTURE: 5 reasons construction companies need to buy Google Glass right now

FACE THE FUTURE: 5 reasons construction companies need...

Posted on Jul 21, 2014

Despite the excitement around its unveiling more than two years ago—complete with the wearable device shooting a live video during ...

Sales slump in China offsets gains elsewhere as Volvo CE operating income falls 43% in 2Q

Sales slump in China offsets gains elsewhere as Volvo...

Posted on Jul 21, 2014

After kicking the year off with a sales boost and 29-percent increase in operating income during the first quarter, things ...

VIDEO: Parody master Weird Al’s “Handy” music video is an ode to craftsmen everywhere

VIDEO: Parody master Weird Al’s...

Posted on Jul 18, 2014

Earlier this week, musician "Weird Al" Yankovic, famous for his parodies of pop songs, released his 14th album called Mandatory Fun. ...

VIDEO: Massive steel beam falls off trailer, snatches semi truck onto its side

VIDEO: Massive steel beam falls off trailer, snatches...

Posted on Jul 18, 2014

It's a very fortunate thing that the closest third party to this accident was the guy who filmed the whole ...

Worker fired for hanging Alabama football flag at Texas A&M stadium made Facebook posts suggesting he sabotaged construction

Worker fired for hanging Alabama football flag at Texas...

Posted on Jul 18, 2014

Earlier this week, news and a particular photo went viral concerning a construction worker and University of Alabama football fan ...

NCCCO launches boom truck operator certification program

NCCCO launches boom truck operator certification...

Posted on Jul 18, 2014

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators has launched the first phase of a new certification program for ...

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