Subscribe to our Newsletter
2013 Contractor of the Year
South Dakota contractor’s work in his small town’s moment of crisis provides framework for growth
Each February, Gale Nitteberg, his wife Sandy and their grandchildren pack up and head south for about a month to ...
Family’s love of equipment, disciplined work ethic grew R.L. Caudill Construction into a company that’s hard to compete with
Robert L. Caudill started a small construction company in eastern Kentucky nearly 50 years ago. But today, at age 73, ...
How one 3rd-generation paver expanded the family business into concrete, sealcoating
Operating the business started by his late father Dale, third-generation contractor Chris Fink knows a thing or two about paving. ...
Knocked down by the recession, how contractor Michael Thibault came up with a plan to win at T-Bone Construction
Mike Thibault has a favorite quote: “The harder I work, the luckier I get,” he says with a big Colorado ...
From our partners
Presented By: Mack Trucks
Mack® trucks power Hilco Transport with increased performance and uptime
Jeff Loudermilk can tell you anything you want to know about Hilco Transport, but he laughs when you ask about…
HDD contractor Scott Kelly’s “Journey to Elite” pays off in Contractor of the Year win
"This is not the business for us.” That’s what Scott Kelly remembers thinking in 1995, the first time he saw horizontal ...
Loyalty a two-way street for successful Colorado contractor T-Bone Construction
With a company he built from the ground up starting in 1987, Michael Thibault's T-Bone Construction in Colorado Springs was ...
Husband and wife’s business savvy spell success for Texas contractor
By the time he graduated from high school, Ken Lester, president of Lester Contracting, Port Lavaca, Texas, could operate just ...
Father and sons team up for growth and diversity at R.L. Caudill Construction
Stuart Caudill, owner of R.L. Caudill Construction, Owingsville, Kentucky, and his brothers Robert and Shannon learned to operate equipment from ...
Communication brings Massachusetts contractor through tough times
Richard Gordon has been operating equipment since he was a kid, running Bobcats around in the yard, the machine a ...
NASCAR driver Jeff Burton talks Gen-6 cars, answers contractors’ questions
At Equipment World’s annual Contractor of the Year event this year, we were able to spend an hour of quality ...
Charles D. Lowder Inc. wins Equipment World’s top safety award
When a firm is well established, there can be an attitude of not fixing what isn’t broken while old ideas ...
Nitteberg Construction Co., small South Dakota town share a bond
Each February, Gale Nitteberg, his wife and their grandchildren pack up and head south for about month to escape the ...
Page 1 of 2
VIDEO: Watch as a massive Komatsu PC8000 mining shovel is assembled in this time-lapse
Nikola says its 2,000-hp electric hauler is 100% emissions-free
Test Drive: 2017 Nissan Titan Platinum Reserve is one fancy work truck
N. Carolina DOT to add state’s first on-ramp signals to I-540 in Raleigh
Test Drive: We punish Ford's 2017 Super Duty with a rocky climb and a muddy dive (VIDEO)
Unsafe surroundings: Unrecognized hazards could cause trouble for you – or for someone else
GO TO SAFETY WATCH
Cat to end track drill production, intends to sell room and ...
by Wayne Grayson
Work truck, heavy hauler emissions regs tighten with release of EPA/USDOT ...
by Jason Cannon
Test Drive: 2017 Nissan Titan Platinum Reserve is one fancy work ...
by Tom Quimby
Construction’s Digital Divide: It’s culture, not age, that makes contractors tech-hesitant ...
by Tom Jackson
Test Drive: We punish Ford’s 2017 Super Duty with a rocky ...
by Tom Quimby