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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.

Skanska incorporates stretching, light exercise into toolbox talks, sees huge decrease in worker injuries

Skanska incorporates stretching, light exercise into...

Posted on Jul 01, 2015

With one senior vice president saying the program, "has become a team sport," for the company, construction giant Skanska USA's ...

Liebherr to take over production of Claas Scorpion ag telehandlers under new deal

Liebherr to take over production of Claas Scorpion ag...

Posted on Jun 30, 2015

Under a new agreement between the two companies, Liebherr will begin manufacturing the Scorpion agricultural telehandlers for fellow European manufacturer ...

Carolina Cat Power Systems completes construction of 10-acre solar farm

Carolina Cat Power Systems completes construction of...

Posted on Jun 30, 2015

The construction of a 10-acre solar farm, led by Carolina Cat Power Systems, is nearing completion. Scheduled to open within the ...

Worker shot during robbery on home reno site near Chicago

Worker shot during robbery on home reno site near...

Posted on Jun 30, 2015

Another construction worker was gunned down on the job and in broad daylight during a home renovation near Chicago June 19. According ...

Excavator operator strikes 400 live WWII grenades buried beneath jobsite

Excavator operator strikes 400 live WWII grenades...

Posted on Jun 29, 2015

Though he wasn't exactly sure of what he had struck at the time, an excavator operator in Austria likely needed ...

Print your own F-150 Raptor or Ford GT with the automaker’s new 3D Store

Print your own F-150 Raptor or Ford GT with the...

Posted on Jun 29, 2015

Remember those halcyon days of model car building? Carefully popping those plastic pieces apart before piecing them together? The smell ...

Despite harnesses, 2 workers killed by fall from scaffolding in Iowa

Despite harnesses, 2 workers killed by fall from...

Posted on Jun 29, 2015

Two workers are dead as the result of a fall from scaffolding on an Ames, Iowa jobsite. According to a report ...

Drones, on-demand: DroneBase pilot rentals let construction firms reap benefits of aerial imaging without risk

Drones, on-demand: DroneBase pilot rentals let...

Posted on Jun 26, 2015

If the momentum of unmanned aircraft and the subsequent uptick of interest in the technology seen from the construction industry ...

Mythbusters get help from Ditch Witch for crop circle construction

Mythbusters get help from Ditch Witch for crop circle...

Posted on Jun 26, 2015

Anyone familiar with Discovery's popular show Mythbusters knows the incredible lengths the show's hosts will go to to put myths, assumptions ...

Man arrested after attacking neighbor’s home with a backhoe in New York

Man arrested after attacking neighbor’s home with...

Posted on Jun 26, 2015

A New York man was arrested over the weekend after attempting to end a dispute with a neighbor by attacking ...

Shortage of skilled workers has pushed up construction costs

Shortage of skilled workers has pushed up construction...

Posted on Jun 26, 2015

The immediate effect of the skilled worker shortage impacting the U.S. construction industry for the last two years was a ...

Drunk guy wanders onto jobsite, is subdued by workers after trying to operate a backhoe

Drunk guy wanders onto jobsite, is subdued by workers...

Posted on Jun 25, 2015

As if workers don't have enough to worry about while trying to get their work done on a busy jobsite, ...

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