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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.

Chinese, mining demand drags down Komatsu sales as profit falls 11% in first 9 months of the year

Chinese, mining demand drags down Komatsu sales as...

Posted on Feb 02, 2016

Komatsu says its sales are brisk in North America but continued difficulty with slack demand for equipment from Chinese customers ...

Construction spending jumps 10% to 8-year high in 2015

Construction spending jumps 10% to 8-year high in 2015

Posted on Feb 02, 2016

Gains in homebuilding edyed out losses in nonresidential spending, propelling total U.S. construction spending to an eight-year high in December. Total spending ...

Caterpillar to close 5 more plants, cut 670 jobs as part of cost reduction plan

Caterpillar to close 5 more plants, cut 670 jobs as...

Posted on Feb 01, 2016

As part of the company's cost reduction plan introduced in the Fall of last year, Caterpillar has announced its latest round ...

Diggerland’s USA’s latest ride lets park goers operate tandem rollers

Diggerland’s USA’s latest ride lets park...

Posted on Feb 01, 2016

Ever since the launch of the park, Diggerland USA officials promised that they would keep looking for new heavy equipment ...

VIDEO: Ford explains how it lifted 9 trucks with a Super Duty frame amid commenter criticism of stunt

VIDEO: Ford explains how it lifted 9 trucks with a...

Posted on Jan 29, 2016

One of Ford's big marketing points when it unveiled the 2017 Super Duty pickups last year was the trucks' new, ...

World of Concrete 2016 coverage starts Tuesday from Las Vegas. Come visit our booth!

World of Concrete 2016 coverage starts Tuesday from Las...

Posted on Jan 29, 2016

On Monday, the entire Equipment World team will make its way to Las Vegas for the huge World of Concrete 2016 ...

VIDEO: 2 excavators upright tipped end dumper that forgot one vital step

VIDEO: 2 excavators upright tipped end dumper that...

Posted on Jan 28, 2016

Looks like someone forgot to open their tailgate... Thankfully, there were two excavator operators who had some time on their hands ...

Caterpillar profit fell 43% in 2015; 4Q loss comes as construction, mining sales weaker than expected

Caterpillar profit fell 43% in 2015; 4Q loss comes as...

Posted on Jan 28, 2016

Despite slashing its sales outlook in tandem with an October announcement of a sweeping cost reduction plan, Caterpillar's full-year sales still fell below ...

Ford invites blue collar customers, including contractor, inside Super Duty development process

Ford invites blue collar customers, including...

Posted on Jan 28, 2016

Over the last few years, Ford's marketing department has worked really hard to make its F-Series pickups synonymous with blue ...

Lego’s amazing Bucket Wheel Excavator set will include a dump truck; can be rebuilt into aggregate plant (VIDEO)

Lego’s amazing Bucket Wheel Excavator set will...

Posted on Jan 27, 2016

One of Lego's largest (and coolest) available Technic sets is the remote-control Volvo CE L350F wheel loader. The set includes 1,636 pieces ...

Why Caterpillar invested in Powerhive, a smart microgrid delivering affordable power to developing communities

Why Caterpillar invested in Powerhive, a smart...

Posted on Jan 27, 2016

Since 2012, PowerHive has been delivering electricity to spread-out rural communities in developing nations. The company does this through a ...

With equipment spending set for all-time high in 2016, ELFA releases Top 10 acquisition trends

With equipment spending set for all-time high in 2016,...

Posted on Jan 27, 2016

Forecasting businesses, nonprofits and government agencies to spend more than $1 trillion on equipment in 2016, the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association ...

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