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Hayward Baker buys Geo­Foundations, expands Canadian presence

Hayward Baker buys Geo­Foundations, expands Canadian...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Mar 20, 2013

In a move it says underlines its desire to further serve the Canadian geotechnical construction market, Hayward Baker has acquired ...

Montreal could run out of asphalt … and the Mafia is involved

Montreal could run out of asphalt … and the Mafia...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 19, 2013

In a bit of an odd-but-true story from Canada, there is a very good possibility that the City of Montreal ...

Canadian man builds dump truck from scratch (VIDEO)

Canadian man builds dump truck from scratch (VIDEO)

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 05, 2013

Who needs financing when you've got ingenuity on your side? This inventive Canadian built a dump truck/snow plow out of ...

Contest wants to know: Do you have the oldest working Skyjack?

Contest wants to know: Do you have the oldest working...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 21, 2013

  Celebrating the manufacture of its 250,000th aerial work platform this year, Skyjack has launched Quest 2013, a search for the ...

Takeuchi names AgCon Equipment as dealer in Canada

Takeuchi names AgCon Equipment as dealer in Canada

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 13, 2012

Takeuchi-US has named AgCon Equipment as a new dealer of Takeuchi compact earthmoving equipment in Manitoba, Canada. The dealership is ...

United Rentals expands in North America

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 18, 2012

United Rentals has opened three new locations in the United States and two in Canada. New branches in Denver, Colorado; Nashville, ...

Baird, RER report rental revenue growth in second...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 13, 2012

Baird, in partnership with Rental Equipment Register magazine (RER), published the results of its second-quarter 2012 rental equipment industry survey, ...

Sany America creates, appoints chairman position

Sany America creates, appoints chairman position

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 09, 2012

Sany America has appointed Tim Frank as the company’s chairman, effective immediately. In this newly-created position, he will have overall ...

Doosan appoints new distributors

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 18, 2012

Doosan has appointed six dealerships as new carriers of Doosan heavy equipment. These dealerships are Nova International Limited in Windsor, ...

K-Tec constructs facility in Manitoba

K-Tec constructs facility in Manitoba

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 27, 2012

K-Tec Earthmovers has begun full-scale production at a new manufacturing plant located in Rosenort, Manitoba, Canada. The 12,280 square foot facility ...

Battlefield Equipment opens new facility in Ontario

Battlefield Equipment opens new facility in Ontario

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 20, 2012

Battlefield Equipment will open a new facility in Bracebridge, Ontario, on April 2. This will be Battlefield Equipment’s 30th location ...

Allison Transmission introduces Allison Excellence...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 17, 2012

Allison Transmission has launched a national service certification program for Allison automatic transmission maintenance and repair services. Allison created the ...

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