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Toro unveils two gas-powered utility vehicles: meet the 500, 700 EFI

Toro unveils two gas-powered utility vehicles: meet the...

Posted by Patty Vaughan on Jan 29, 2015

The Toro Company has launched two new gas-powered electronic fuel injection utility vehicles. The 500 EFI and 700 EFI will be ...

At trade show preview, Intermat awards Wacker Neuson, Liebherr and other machines for productivity, worker safety

At trade show preview, Intermat awards Wacker Neuson,...

Posted by Therese Dunphy on Jan 29, 2015

Journalists attending an Intermat pre-show event got a sneak peek at many of the products to be featured at the ...

Sales fall again in 4Q as CNH Industrial posts 14% profit decline for 2014 on slumping farm demand

Sales fall again in 4Q as CNH Industrial posts 14%...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 29, 2015

It wasn't nearly as bad as the third quarter, but the fourth certainly wasn't much better for CNH Industrial which ...

Komatsu profit up 5.5% in 3Q thanks to strong construction equipment sales in North America

Komatsu profit up 5.5% in 3Q thanks to strong...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 28, 2015

Helped by a weakening of the yen against the U.S. dollar as well as increased equipment sales in the Americas ...

Worker killed when pinned between tractor and dozer in Ohio

Worker killed when pinned between tractor and dozer in...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jan 28, 2015

A man attempting to pull a piece of equipment out of deep mud in Bennington Township, Ohio, Saturday was killed ...

Kenworth T880 named top work truck of the year by American Truck Dealers

Kenworth T880 named top work truck of the year by...

Posted by James Jaillet on Jan 27, 2015

The Kenworth T880 was named the American Truck Dealers’ Commercial Truck of the Year this weekend at the ATD Convention ...

California contractor sees latest emissions-compliant construction equipment as a competitive advantage

California contractor sees latest emissions-compliant...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jan 26, 2015

Andrew Allen, president of R. J. Allen Inc, has a different perspective on California Air Resources Board regulations, which require ...

John Deere cuts 910 ag factory workers, adds 220 to construction equipment facilities

John Deere cuts 910 ag factory workers, adds 220 to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 23, 2015

John Deere announced today that it would layoff 910 employees across five agricultural equipment factories in Iowa and Illinois as the ...

U.S. contractors optimistic about 2015 with 80% planning to make new hires, buy new equipment

U.S. contractors optimistic about 2015 with 80%...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 22, 2015

After finishing 2014 with employment at nearly a six-year high, hiring within the construction industry is expected to expand at ...

VIDEO: Volvo excavator takes off a sailor’s clothes in uncomfortable display of precision

VIDEO: Volvo excavator takes off a sailor’s...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 21, 2015

If you've never been both mesmerized and extremely uncomfortable at the same time, but might like to try it out, ...

Demolition goes awry, excavator operator killed in tragic bridge collapse in Cincinnati

Demolition goes awry, excavator operator killed in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 21, 2015

While working atop a bridge that crosses over Interstate 75 in Cincinnati late Monday night, the structure suddenly collapsed below ...

Leica DISTO E7500 laser distance meter measures up to 500 feet

Leica DISTO E7500 laser distance meter measures up to...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jan 21, 2015

Tape measures only get you so far, and they're not the fastest way to take measurements, especially when you have ...

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