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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 28, 2014

Ford dealers began placing their orders for the 2015 F-150 on Monday and pricing for the new pickup have been ...

Specs in Your Eyes: The 7 options you need to consider when buying your next pickup truck

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Posted by Bruce Smith on Jul 28, 2014

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Rochester sees increase in female home builders as industry rebounds

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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 28, 2014

Women are having a big impact on the housing market in Rochester, New York, and not in the traditional sense. ...

Hard hats with augmented reality to ship to construction companies by end of this year; more capable than Google Glass

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Equipment

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 28, 2014

While discussing the reasons construction companies should become early adopters of Google Glass, we mentioned that the much-talked-about device was ...

Construction worker killed by trash truck while picking up cones from work zone

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Safety

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 28, 2014

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The Great Attachments Roundup of 2014 (GALLERY)

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Equipment

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 25, 2014

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VIDEO: Excavator straddles extremely narrow bench, predictably topples over

VIDEO: Excavator straddles extremely narrow bench,...

Equipment

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 25, 2014

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Terex sees big profit increase as AWP and MHPS segments boost sales

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Business

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 25, 2014

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GEAR: Knapheide Utility Rack for service trucks handles long items such as pipe and conduit

GEAR: Knapheide Utility Rack for service trucks handles...

Gear

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 25, 2014

Handle lengthy items not generally suited for service trucks with Knapheide’s Utility Rack, which is useful for pipe, conduit, ladders ...

Displacement Replacement: How the 2015 Ford F-150′s 2.7L EcoBoost packs V8 power into a V6 frame

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Equipment

Posted by Bruce Smith on Jul 24, 2014

It wasn’t that long ago a 2.7-liter V6 with a compacted-graphite-iron (CGI) block, twin turbos, reverse-flow cooling, split-mains, variable-displacement oil ...

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