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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.

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 ...

The Marines’ massive new tank-toting assault vehicle has tracks that let it drive on top of water and land (VIDEO, PHOTOS)

The Marines’ massive new tank-toting assault...

Posted on Jul 17, 2014

While hover crafts still give a pretty cool demo after all these years, the U.S. Marine Corps is considering replacing ...

Home starts fall 9.3% to 9-month low in June, but builder confidence is on the rise

Home starts fall 9.3% to 9-month low in June, but...

Posted on Jul 17, 2014

After gains in Spring jumpstarted what many hoped would be a high-activity construction season following a harsh winter, construction on ...

House passes $10.8 billion quick fix as highway construction funding nears insolvency

House passes $10.8 billion quick fix as highway...

Posted on Jul 16, 2014

The House on Tuesday passed a nearly $11 billion quick fix that would stave off the looming insolvency of the ...

VIDEO: With streaking flash of explosives, mile-long bridge collapses in 3 seconds

VIDEO: With streaking flash of explosives, mile-long...

Posted on Jul 15, 2014

When the Innerbelt Bridge opened to traffic in Cleveland in 1959, it was the widest bridge in Ohio and carried ...

Construction worker reportedly fired for flying Alabama football flag at Texas A&M stadium jobsite

Construction worker reportedly fired for flying Alabama...

Posted on Jul 15, 2014

If you're unfamiliar with just how seriously folks down in the South take their college football, one construction worker has ...

2 NYC construction firms charged in scheme that paid people to pose as safety inspectors at 40 jobsites

2 NYC construction firms charged in scheme that paid...

Posted on Jul 14, 2014

Two New York City construction companies are facing charges of grand larceny among others for hiring unqualified people to pose ...

POLL: Can aluminum-bodied pickups stand up to the abuse of construction work?

POLL: Can aluminum-bodied pickups stand up to the abuse...

Posted on Jul 14, 2014

When Ford unveiled the 2015 F-150 and announced that it would have an aluminum body, two of the first questions ...

VIDEO: Excavator uprights artic truck that managed to flip and fold itself in half

VIDEO: Excavator uprights artic truck that managed to...

Posted on Jul 11, 2014

The first time you see the predicament this Volvo articulated truck is in, you can't help but wonder how on ...

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Hauling headaches: Know your load limits when trailering equipment

One-man machines: The operator should be the only person on a wheel loader

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