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Our Model Mania story has generated lots of interest on our site, and here’s one reason why: We’re giving away ...

VIDEO: Excavator water skiing the best way to cool off, get hurt in a mudhole this summer

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Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 08, 2014

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Posted by Patty Vaughan on Aug 08, 2014

John Deere has launched two special edition Gator Utility vehicles that eschew the typical green paint job for a much ...

PHOTOS: Tour John Deere world HQ; an engineering feat not unlike the company’s equipment

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Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 07, 2014

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What it’s like to work at Bobcat: New office gives equipment giant a tech startup feel (PHOTOS)

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Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Aug 07, 2014

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Case debuts new snow removal package for SR250, SV300 skid steers

Case debuts new snow removal package for SR250, SV300...

Posted by Amy Materson on Aug 07, 2014

Simplify snow removal applications with Case Construction Equipment’s new Snow Removal Package for the SR250 and SV300 skid steers. The package ...

Case to move M Series dozer production to Burlington, Iowa plant in $24 million expansion

Case to move M Series dozer production to Burlington,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 05, 2014

Case Construction Equipment has announced that it plans to move production of its M Series crawler dozers to Burlington, Iowa, ...

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PHOTOS: 2016 Ford Super Duty aluminum prototype pickup...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 05, 2014

Mishaps with prototype vehicles aren't exactly surprising. After all, that's why you build prototypes. So the mishaps—or in this case ...

Wages for construction workers and heavy equipment manufacturing workers are on the rise

Wages for construction workers and heavy equipment...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 05, 2014

We're now five years into the economic recovery following the Great Recession and pay raises, according to a report from ...

Cummins sales, profit and expectations rise in 2Q due to stronger demand in North America

Cummins sales, profit and expectations rise in 2Q due...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 05, 2014

Cummins has announced gains in both sales and profit during the second quarter. The company has raised its full-year forecast ...

TOWGATE: Ford’s numbers don’t add up in brawl with Ram over heavy-duty pickup towing title

TOWGATE: Ford’s numbers don’t add up in...

Posted by Bruce Smith on Aug 04, 2014

When there’re billions of dollars in sales on the table, auto manufacturers that build pickups aren’t shy about boasting they’re ...

Excavator used to kill pedestrian, flip bus in terrorist rampage in Jerusalem (VIDEO)

Excavator used to kill pedestrian, flip bus in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 04, 2014

One man is dead and six others are wounded in the aftermath of a terrorist attack in Jerusalem carried out ...

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