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Concrete slab falls from above, crushes construction worker in New York City

Concrete slab falls from above, crushes construction...

Safety

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 24, 2014

A construction worker was killed at a Midtown Manhattan construction site in New York City Tuesday afternoon when a concrete ...

High-pressure, computer-controlled fuel injection key to next-gen heavy-duty diesel engines

High-pressure, computer-controlled fuel injection key...

Equipment

Posted by Jack Roberts on Sep 23, 2014

Fuel systems for heavy-duty diesel engines have come a long way over the last decade since the advent of federally ...

GM announces 2015 Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon four-cylinder fuel economy

GM announces 2015 Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon...

Equipment

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 23, 2014

After announcing V-6 fuel economy for its upcoming 2015 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon earlier this month, General Motors has ...

LED light balloons are a durable, cost-effective way to illuminate a jobsite

LED light balloons are a durable, cost-effective way to...

Equipment

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 23, 2014

Illuminate the jobsite in any environment with 8:12 Illumination’s energy efficient LED light balloon, which handles all types of weather ...

Construction worker accused of stabbing supervisor after pay dispute in Brooklyn

Construction worker accused of stabbing supervisor...

Workforce

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 23, 2014

New York City police say an argument over pay was likely the cause of a jobsite stabbing in Brooklyn Monday ...

This construction firm plans to build an elevator to space. Why it’s not just science fiction

This construction firm plans to build an elevator to...

Tech

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 22, 2014

While companies like Space X and Virgin Galactic rush to pioneer the privatized the space travel industry, one of Japan's ...

Vermeer debuts FT100, first product in new forestry tractor line

Vermeer debuts FT100, first product in new forestry...

Equipment

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Sep 22, 2014

Vermeer’s 111-horsepower FT100 forestry tractor is the first in a new line of forestry equipment for the company, which will ...

VIDEO: Watch a Chevrolet S-10 pickup explode to 219 mph, become quickest street-legal vehicle in the world

VIDEO: Watch a Chevrolet S-10 pickup explode to 219...

Equipment

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 22, 2014

When building the world's quickest-accelerating street-legal vehicle, maybe one of the last bodies you'd decide to wrap that type of ...

IPAF report indicates more than 20 aerial work platform deaths worldwide in first half of 2014

IPAF report indicates more than 20 aerial work platform...

Safety

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 22, 2014

The International Powered Access Federation, a non-profit group that promotes the safe use of powered access equipment, has released half-year ...

VIDEO: Geniuses wrap themselves in rope, let an excavator sling them through the air

VIDEO: Geniuses wrap themselves in rope, let an...

Equipment

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 19, 2014

Most people see construction equipment from afar. And most people, when meeting these machines in person for the first time, ...

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