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Excavator collides with California overpass, debris causes wreck and lane closures (PHOTOS)

Excavator collides with California overpass, debris...

Posted by Angela Thomas on Aug 07, 2015

An excavator being transported by a truck trailer struck an overpass on a California highway last week, causing a traffic ...

Volvo CE intros EC160E excavator with power, fuel efficiency boosts (PHOTOS)

Volvo CE intros EC160E excavator with power, fuel...

Posted by Amy Materson on Aug 06, 2015

Lower operating cost combined with operator comfort were key for Volvo Construction Equipment when designing the EC160E, the company’s newest ...

Volvo CE’s 2015-2016 Road Institute to offer Density Direct training in addition to paving, maintenance (VIDEO)

Volvo CE’s 2015-2016 Road Institute to offer Density...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 06, 2015

Volvo Construction Equipment is offering 34 courses in 13 categories as part of its 2015-2016 Road Institute between September 2015 and ...

Ford unveils the 2016 F-150 Limited; raises bar on luxe trucks with loads of tech (PHOTOS)

Ford unveils the 2016 F-150 Limited; raises bar on luxe...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 05, 2015

That truck manufacturers have been outfitting high-end trim models of their pickups with interiors you'd normally find in a Mercedes ...

Komatsu brings its PLUS undercarriage option to the D155AX-8 dozer

Komatsu brings its PLUS undercarriage option to the...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 05, 2015

After making the kit standard on other dozer models, Komatsu has announced that its Parallel Link Undercarriage System (PLUS) is now ...

Kip Moore to headline Case Labor of Love music fest benefitting Wounded Warrior Project

Kip Moore to headline Case Labor of Love music fest...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 05, 2015

Case Construction Equipment is trading in machines for microphones Labor Day weekend as it plays host to a music festival in ...

VIDEO: Watch Volvo excavators dance bucket-in-bucket in this cool tiltrotator demo

VIDEO: Watch Volvo excavators dance bucket-in-bucket in...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Aug 04, 2015

Usually manufacturer equipment demos are filled with hard-driving rock, and Volvo Construction Equipment’s recent event at Volvo Days in Eskilstuna, ...

CNH Industrial sales fall 10%, profit plummets in 2Q

CNH Industrial sales fall 10%, profit plummets in 2Q

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 04, 2015

CNH's continued struggles with the global agricultural slowdown continued in the second quarter, compounded by decreased construction equipment sales. The company, ...

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Making sense of the split: Don’t worry about...

Posted by Jack Roberts on Aug 03, 2015

The big news story last week was, of course, Cat and Navistar breaking up. At first brush, given Navistar’s fresh troubles ...

Hyundai launches 5 HL900 Series wheel loaders with more power, new cab, reduced fuel usage

Hyundai launches 5 HL900 Series wheel loaders with more...

Posted by Amy Materson on Aug 03, 2015

Hyundai Construction Equipment has launched its new HL900 Series wheel loaders, which boost productivity by as much as 5 percent and ...

2015 NCDOT Roadeo competitor

VIDEO: Watch action from North Carolina DOT Division...

Posted by Chris Hill on Aug 03, 2015

Division 4 of the North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT) won the department’s recent Equipment Operator’s Roadeo held at the ...

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 ...

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