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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.

Diggerland USA adds world’s fastest backhoe, 8-wheeled amphibious ARGOs to list of construction-themed attractions

Diggerland USA adds world’s fastest backhoe,...

Posted on Jun 19, 2015

Diggerland USA, the first and only construction equipment theme park, has kicked off its second season with a bang, adding ...

Construction underway on first stretch of California’s high-speed rail network

Construction underway on first stretch of...

Posted on Jun 19, 2015

Five months after ground was broken in Fresno, construction on California's first high-speed rail line began earlier this week. According to a ...

Worker killed in crane accident on Penn State jobsite

Worker killed in crane accident on Penn State jobsite

Posted on Jun 19, 2015

A worker on a renovation job on the Penn State University campus was killed Friday while dismantling a crane. According to ...

VIDEO: Caterpillar built a moving golf course atop dump trucks and loaders to create the true Greatest Game Ever Played

VIDEO: Caterpillar built a moving golf course atop dump...

Posted on Jun 18, 2015

As if golf wasn't frustrating enough, the evil minds at Caterpillar thought it would be fun if the holes moved. But how ...

Contractor discovers drywall signed by his father 50 years ago while demoing a bathroom

Contractor discovers drywall signed by his father 50...

Posted on Jun 18, 2015

Just in time for Father's Day comes a story out of Michigan where a contractor recently made unexpected contact with his ...

NYC’s Nordstrom Tower will at least have the tallest roof in the U.S.

NYC’s Nordstrom Tower will at least have the...

Posted on Jun 18, 2015

Following up a May report, New York Yimby has uncovered documents that confirm the Nordstrom Tower will become the tallest building ...

Electrician killed in accident on Baylor University jobsite

Electrician killed in accident on Baylor University...

Posted on Jun 18, 2015

An electrician on a Baylor University jobsite was killed last week in what is believed to have been an elevator ...

Volvo CE’s new EC20D compact excavator drops fuel consumption with new engine, auto idle system

Volvo CE’s new EC20D compact excavator drops fuel...

Posted on Jun 17, 2015

Volvo Construction Equipment has introduced its latest compact excavator, featuring an engine update and a new automatic idling system. The new ...

Caterpillar partners with Modustri to provide immediate parts wear inspection data in the field

Caterpillar partners with Modustri to provide immediate...

Posted on Jun 17, 2015

The latest in a growing string of tech investments and partnerships for the company, Caterpillar announced today a collaboration that will ...

Trench collapse kills teenage worker in Kentucky

Trench collapse kills teenage worker in Kentucky

Posted on Jun 17, 2015

A sewer line installation near Louisville, Kentucky, turned deadly last week when a trench collapsed atop two workers. According to a ...

VIDEO: Bucket truck catches fire forcing worker to perch atop sign until rescued

VIDEO: Bucket truck catches fire forcing worker to...

Posted on Jun 16, 2015

While working to remove a sign from a restaurant in South Carolina, a worker's bucket truck caught fire, leaving him ...

Crews begin installation of Big Bertha’s new seal system

Crews begin installation of Big Bertha’s new seal...

Posted on Jun 16, 2015

While the rest of her massive frame waits below ground, Big Bertha has undergone the most pivotal portion of her ...

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