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VIDEO: Tightrope-walking dozer operator likely the only one dumb enough to ever try it

VIDEO: Tightrope-walking dozer operator likely the only...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 31, 2015

As if heavy equipment operation weren't dangerous enough by itself—especially in Russia—why not throw in a tightrope? In what we ...

Liebherr celebrates distribution evolution, Manitou launches new website and more in the latest Dealer and Manufacturing Roundup

Liebherr celebrates distribution evolution, Manitou...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Jul 31, 2015

Applied Machinery expands with new office location Applied Machinery Sales is expanding with a new office location in Rock Hill, South ...

REVIEW: Komatsu PC210LC-10 excavator earns high marks for speed, size

REVIEW: Komatsu PC210LC-10 excavator earns high marks...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 30, 2015

Nabbing some of the highest scores we’ve seen from a reviewed machine so far, there was a common theme among ...

Worker jumps for his life as train crashes into boom lift during Michigan bridge repairs

Worker jumps for his life as train crashes into boom...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 30, 2015

A construction worker in Michigan was recently forced to jump for his life from the boom lift he was working ...

Retractable bed ramps could be coming to Ram pickups

Retractable bed ramps could be coming to Ram pickups

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 30, 2015

Though patents are never concrete proof that you can expect a certain idea or feature to make it to your ...

GM unveils diesel 2016 Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon with all the 2.8L Duramax details (PHOTOS)

GM unveils diesel 2016 Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 29, 2015

Nearly two years after unveiling the redesigned Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon and announcing the midsize pickups would eventually gain ...

Caterpillar will continue using Navistar engines in vocational truck line despite production split

Caterpillar will continue using Navistar engines in...

Posted by Jack Roberts on Jul 29, 2015

Caterpillar has decided to amicably end its on-highway truck production partnership with Navistar and venture out on its own, moving production of the ...

Ram pickups recalled as part of Chrysler’s vulnerability to wireless hacking

Ram pickups recalled as part of Chrysler’s...

Posted by Jason Cannon on Jul 29, 2015

Ram says it is recalling certain vehicles equipped with 8.4-inch touchscreens in a sweep that updates software to prevent connected vehicles ...

Master Status: JCB launches a technician training program and national championship rolled into one

Master Status: JCB launches a technician training...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 29, 2015

Calling service technicians the "unsung heroes" of its dealership network, UK-based equipment manufacturer JCB has launched a new program in North ...

Volvo CE set up a working lab in a Skanska quarry to study how to make fully-electric equipment a reality

Volvo CE set up a working lab in a Skanska quarry to...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 28, 2015

Volvo Construction Equipment is partnering with multinational construction firm Skanska Sweden and the Swedish Energy Agency on a nearly $25 ...

Caterpillar splits with Navistar, will design and build its own vocational trucks in Texas

Caterpillar splits with Navistar, will design and build...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 28, 2015

Caterpillar has announced a parting of ways with truck maker Navistar, ending a six-year partnership between the two companies that ...

Navistar to launch new line of severe duty work trucks once split with Cat is complete

Navistar to launch new line of severe duty work trucks...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 28, 2015

With Caterpillar's announcement this morning that it would begin designing and building vocational trucks on its own, Navistar, Cat's partner in the ...

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