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Liebherr PR 756 Litronic dozer

Liebherr debuts 2 new dozers: PR 746 and PR 756...

Equipment

Posted by Tom Jackson on Oct 29, 2014

Liebherr has expanded its Generation 6 dozer line to include two new models in the 30 to 40 ton class, ...

Construction worker stabs co-worker in altercation on Texas jobsite

Construction worker stabs co-worker in altercation on...

Safety

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 29, 2014

Two construction workers in Tyler, Texas got into an argument last week that escalated into a stabbing. According to a report ...

Toro buys BOSS snowplows, salt and sand spreaders

Toro buys BOSS snowplows, salt and sand spreaders

Business

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Oct 29, 2014

Toro will buy the BOSS business of Northern Star Industries, based in Iron Mountain, Michigan. BOSS makes snowplows, salt and ...

VIDEO: 36,000-horsepower semi truck outruns a microjet plane in a drag race

VIDEO: 36,000-horsepower semi truck outruns a microjet...

Equipment

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 28, 2014

The spectacle below took place in September at the 2014 Naval Air Station Oceana Airshow in Virginia Beach. And if ...

Case’s new TR310 compact track loader packs large-frame features into a mid-frame package (VIDEO)

Case’s new TR310 compact track loader packs...

Equipment

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 28, 2014

Case Construction Equipment has introduced the TR310 to its Alpha Series compact track loader lineup, a mid-frame machine the heavy ...

VIDEO: Workers caught on tape firing assault rifle inside Orlando building they were demolishing

VIDEO: Workers caught on tape firing assault rifle...

Workforce

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 28, 2014

Orlando Police are investigating a demolition contractor hired by the city after footage surfaced of workers firing an assault rifle ...

Death of road construction worker in hit and run leads South Carolina law enforcement to beef up patrols near work zones

Death of road construction worker in hit and run leads...

Safety

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 28, 2014

Sheriff's deputies and the South Carolina Highway Patrol have decided to increase their presence near road construction work zones in ...

Smartphone use increases among construction contractors, as does use of apps, interest in video

Smartphone use increases among construction...

Tech

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Oct 27, 2014

Clear trends have emerged in the past four years as contractors rely more heavily on technology, according to a new ...

Excavator tumbles 60 feet from Georgia overpass, operator survives

Excavator tumbles 60 feet from Georgia overpass,...

Safety

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 27, 2014

A machine rollover is one of the scariest things an operator in the construction industry can face. In northwest Georgia ...

SDLG one year after North American distribution debut: “The most important thing is to do it right”

SDLG one year after North American distribution debut:...

Equipment

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Oct 27, 2014

SDLG officially entered the North American market a year ago, a full-on test by owner Volvo Construction Equipment to offer ...

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