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Liebherr debuts truck-mounted 37 Z4 XXT concrete pump at World of Concrete

Liebherr debuts truck-mounted 37 Z4 XXT concrete pump...

Equipment

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 08, 2016

Liebherr displayed its new truck-mounted 37 Z4 XXT concrete pump at World of Concrete, highlighting the equipment’s Z-fold boom design ...

Hilti unveils DSH 700-, 900-X concrete saws with no-choke start

Hilti unveils DSH 700-, 900-X concrete saws with...

Equipment

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 08, 2016

The process of setting the choke to cold-start any portable, gasoline-powered tool is nobody's favorite activity. So Hilti eliminated manual ...

Construction adds 28,000 jobs in January

Construction adds 28,000 jobs in January

Business

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 08, 2016

The U.S. construction industry continued its streak of employment gains in January, adding 28,000 jobs. The industry now employs 6.615 million ...

I-55 to see first P3 managed lane project in Illinois history

I-55 to see first P3 managed lane project in Illinois...

Better Roads News

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 08, 2016

Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner has announced with members of the state general assembly a plan allowing the Illinois Department of ...

Kansas City applies for Smart City grant to test transportation innovations

Kansas City applies for Smart City grant to test...

Better Roads News

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 08, 2016

The U.S. Department of Transportation's Beyond Traffic, Smart City Challenge is a chance for one city to win $50 million to ...

Connecticut DOT worker qualifies for Olympic Marathon Trials

Connecticut DOT worker qualifies for Olympic Marathon...

Better Roads News

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 08, 2016

A Connecticut Department of Transportation engineer is proving he can do more than just design roads. He can dominate them as ...

ARTBA Transportation Development Foundation seeks nominations for “Helping Hand” Awards

ARTBA Transportation Development Foundation seeks...

Better Roads News

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 08, 2016

The American Road & Transportation Builders Association’s (ARTBA) Transportation Development Foundation is seeking nominations for its second annual “Helping Hand” ...

Hyundai unveils 2 new HX Series excavators, but with a slightly different cab than other HX models

Hyundai unveils 2 new HX Series excavators, but with a...

Equipment

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 05, 2016

Hyundai Construction Equipment launched two new models to its HX Series of excavators, the HX140L and HX235LCR, at the World ...

Away with the masts, Topcon’s new 3D-MC Max GNSS blade control boosts speed, precision and accuracy

Away with the masts, Topcon’s new 3D-MC Max GNSS...

Equipment

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 05, 2016

Automated blade control using GNSS signals has been the most revolutionary earthmoving technology of the last decade and now it ...

Winds topple crawler crane in NYC; massive collapse kills 1, injures 3 (VIDEO)

Winds topple crawler crane in NYC; massive collapse...

Equipment

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 05, 2016

A crawler crane being lowered due to inclement weather toppled over in New York City Friday morning killing one man ...

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