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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.

Construction worker survives 40-foot fall down elevator shaft

Construction worker survives 40-foot fall down elevator...

Posted on Sep 04, 2014

A construction worker in Montana is recovering from injuries he sustained after a 40-foot fall Tuesday afternoon. According to a report ...

Majority of skilled construction workers who lost jobs in wake of the recession have been rehired, but many are being paid less

Majority of skilled construction workers who lost jobs...

Posted on Sep 03, 2014

As the U.S. construction industry faces a shortage of skilled labor, a new government study finds that the majority of ...

Toxic fumes kill 2 construction workers in tragic Idaho accident

Toxic fumes kill 2 construction workers in tragic Idaho...

Posted on Sep 03, 2014

Two construction workers were killed last week while installing a new sewage system for the city of Georgetown, Idaho. According to ...

Ford retains best-in-class heavy duty pickup towing despite F-450′s move to stricter standards

Ford retains best-in-class heavy duty pickup towing...

Posted on Sep 02, 2014

By changing the way it measures the 2015 F-450's payload and towing ratings, Ford has thrown the latest punch in ...

VIDEO: Get a drone’s-eye view of construction on Apple’s massive new spaceship-like campus

VIDEO: Get a drone’s-eye view of construction on...

Posted on Sep 02, 2014

Back in July, we got our first look at construction of Apple's new $5 billion campus. The new campus was ...

Nonresidential projects push construction spending to largest monthly gain in more than 2 years in July

Nonresidential projects push construction spending to...

Posted on Sep 02, 2014

After seeing its first drop in one year during June, construction spending in the U.S. fully recovered and then some ...

VIDEO: Roofer busts out gravity-defying samba breakdance; somehow doesn’t break his neck

VIDEO: Roofer busts out gravity-defying samba...

Posted on Sep 02, 2014

As the video below attests, music can be a very powerful force. So powerful that despite the fact he was working ...

VIDEO: Weight of crane shoves hauler into a jackknife that sends crane over a hillside

VIDEO: Weight of crane shoves hauler into a jackknife...

Posted on Aug 29, 2014

We've all been involved in tense situations. But few of us have ever been in this tense of situation. In the video ...

Electrocution kills Virginia construction worker after crane comes in contact with power line

Electrocution kills Virginia construction worker after...

Posted on Aug 29, 2014

In what investigators are calling a "freak accident," a young construction worker was killed earlier this week after being electrocuted ...

VIDEO: Country music star Kip Moore wrote a rocking Labor Day ballad for the construction industry

VIDEO: Country music star Kip Moore wrote a rocking...

Posted on Aug 28, 2014

Kip Moore has penned his share of hits, most notably the platinum-selling "Somethin' 'Bout a Truck' which reached number 1 ...

Construction firms are turning down work due to the labor shortage, but most are willing to pay more to find workers

Construction firms are turning down work due to the...

Posted on Aug 28, 2014

A majority of construction companies across the U.S. are facing a shortage in skilled labor and a large number of ...

VIDEO: This implosion’s fireworks and colorful smoke signals make for the most entertaining demolition ever

VIDEO: This implosion’s fireworks and colorful...

Posted on Aug 27, 2014

Residents of Albany, New York were already excited to see a dilapidated hotel from the 1920s make way for a ...

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