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Model Mania: Leon Thompson’s model collection

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Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jun 18, 2014

Contractor Leon Thompson’s collection, which primarily features custom-made 1:3 scale models, is housed in a 3,000-square foot building on his ...

Model Mania: Larry Kotkowski’s Model Collection

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 17, 2014

An avid collector of both models and antique construction iron, Larry Kotkowski's model collection takes up both a family room ...

Construction scale models have fervent collectors both in and out of construction

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Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 06, 2014

G o into a contractor’s office and you’re more than likely to see at least one. Sometimes it’s tucked into a ...

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Before Bertha repairs begin, archaeologists will test soil for artifacts

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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 25, 2014

Before workers in Seattle begin to dig a 12-story pit to make the necessary repairs to get the world's largest ...

VIDEO: FieldLens demos Google Glass for construction jobsite collaboration and reporting

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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 07, 2014

At ConExpo this week, we chatted with FieldLens CEO and co-founder Doug Chambers who was kind enough to throw on ...

The Cummins CorePlus motor-generator provides hybrid-like benefits and could be retrofitted on trucks and equipment

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Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 07, 2014

If anything, ConExpo has been the first construction trade show in a decade where Tier4 Interim and Tier 4 Final ...

PHOTOS: ConExpo 2014 Day 3: Tour the tons of trucks at the show

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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 07, 2014

It's not a truck show per se, but that doesn't mean ConExpo isn't a show that doesn't love trucks. In ...

VIDEO: Backhoes, skid steers, telehandlers wheelie and waltz with rock violinists

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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 07, 2014

Known as the "down-to-earth version of the Blue Angels," JCB's Dancing Diggers aren't ones to turn down a big show. ...

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