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NCCCO launches boom truck operator certification program

NCCCO launches boom truck operator certification...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 18, 2014

The National Commission for the Certification of Crane Operators has launched the first phase of a new certification program for ...

Fontaine Heavy-Haul names John Krier president, prepares to launch 2 new trailers

Fontaine Heavy-Haul names John Krier president,...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 17, 2014

Fontaine Heavy-Haul has named John Krier as its new company president. Krier has previously served with the organization as senior corporate ...

AEMP to collaborate with ARA on education, training and research

AEMP to collaborate with ARA on education, training and...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jul 16, 2014

The Association of Equipment Management Professionals today announced a partnership agreement with the American Rental Association. The collaboration will enable ...

Vermeer launches D20x22 S3 Navigator HDD: large drill performance on tight jobsites

Vermeer launches D20x22 S3 Navigator HDD: large drill...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 15, 2014

Handle demanding jobs on tight jobsites with Vermeer’s new D20x22 S3 Navigator HDD, which features a small footprint combined with ...

4 rules for managing production dozer Owning & Operating costs

4 rules for managing production dozer Owning &...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jul 14, 2014

Of all the machines in the earthmoving world bulldozers, particularly large ones, may have the greatest variation when it comes ...

Kubota launches Hydraulic 6-in-1 Blade for the KXO40-4 compact excavator

Kubota launches Hydraulic 6-in-1 Blade for the KXO40-4...

Posted by Patty Vaughan on Jul 11, 2014

Kubota has introduced the Hydraulic 6-in-1 Blade for the KXO40-4 compact excavator. Featuring six different positions, the blade’s capacity has increased to ...

EXCAVATOR SHOWDOWN: Tracked vs. Wheeled: One’s a hard digger, the other can do more than you may realize

EXCAVATOR SHOWDOWN: Tracked vs. Wheeled: One’s a hard...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jul 09, 2014

When it comes to high-production digging, you just can’t beat an excavator on steel tracks. But take away the undercarriage ...

Cummins taps Rich Freeland president and COO, Dave Crompton president of engine business

Cummins taps Rich Freeland president and COO, Dave...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 09, 2014

Cummins today announced that it has named Rich Freeland president and chief operating officer of the company. Freeland will focus on ...

John Deere upgrades 250G LC, 350G LC and 380G LC excavators to Tier 4 Final; 15,000 hours before DPF ash removal (PHOTOS)

John Deere upgrades 250G LC, 350G LC and 380G LC...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 09, 2014

Three G-Series John Deere excavators—the 250G LC, the 350G LC and 380G LC—have advanced to Tier 4 Final engines that ...

Volvo launches EC250E, EC300E crawler excavators with fuel efficiency, productivity gains

Volvo launches EC250E, EC300E crawler excavators with...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 08, 2014

Volvo Construction Equipment keyed in on efficiency gains with the launch of the Tier 4 Final EC250E and EC300E crawler ...

25-foot foldover light mast from Larson Electronics illuminates up to 2 1/2 acres

25-foot foldover light mast from Larson Electronics...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jul 08, 2014

Illuminate up to 2 ½ acres of jobsite area with the LM-25-3S-EPL-4X150RT-RB foldover light mast from Larson Electronics, which produces ...

The Terex TA400 (pictured) and TA300 articulated haulers are the first trucks to be announced after Volvo CE's acquisition of Terex's line of articulated and rigid frame trucks.

Terex Tier 4 Final TA300 and TA400 articulated haulers...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jul 07, 2014

The Terex Tier 4 Final TA300 and TA400 articulated haulers, now owned by Volvo Construction Equipment, will appear on North ...

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