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VIDEO: Crane collapses into water after dozer shoves it onto barge that doesn’t stay put

VIDEO: Crane collapses into water after dozer shoves it...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 06, 2015

How this didn't end in someone being very badly injured is a miracle. As you'll see in the video below, ...

JCB unveils the 100C-1: This 10-ton compact excavator is the company’s largest yet (PHOTOS)

JCB unveils the 100C-1: This 10-ton compact excavator...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 05, 2015

At a special press event at its North American headquarters in Savannah, Georgia, Thursday, JCB unveiled a machine the company ...

Chevrolet’s new box delete Colorado model makes it the first midsize work truck

Chevrolet’s new box delete Colorado model makes...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 05, 2015

Just in case you were wondering how serious or invested General Motors is in its new midsize pickups, the answer is, ...

Deciphering the Federal Bridge Law formula: what contractors and heavy equipment haulers need to know

Deciphering the Federal Bridge Law formula: what...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 05, 2015

The Federal Bridge Law was established in 1975 by Congress. It is codified in 23 CFR §658.17. For those that ...

Heavier front axles give Kenworth’s T370 more brawn in construction applications

Heavier front axles give Kenworth’s T370 more...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 05, 2015

Kenworth announced it will begin offering heavier front axles on its T370 Class 7 work truck. The truck maker will now offer ...

New ZX17U-5, ZX26U-5 bring Tier 4 Final engines to Hitachi’s smallest excavators

New ZX17U-5, ZX26U-5 bring Tier 4 Final engines to...

Posted by Amy Materson on Mar 04, 2015

  Hitachi has updated its smallest compact excavators with new Tier 4 Final engines that require no diesel exhaust fluid. The new ZX17U-5 and ...

Contractors put in 1,000s of hours with top-selling heavy equipment for Equipment World Reader Reviews

Contractors put in 1,000s of hours with top-selling...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 04, 2015

Face to face most contractors are brutally honest when they talk about equipment. But it has always been a challenge ...

Seismic tech shift led by Apple, Google and Tesla will rock transportation and the commercial truck market

Seismic tech shift led by Apple, Google and Tesla will...

Posted by Jack Roberts on Mar 04, 2015

  If you follow me on Twitter you know I tweet out stories I run across that highlight new technology in the ...

Jenny Products fills gap in product line with 6.5 hp C Series air compressors

Jenny Products fills gap in product line with 6.5 hp C...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 04, 2015

Jenny Products’ four wheeled portable air compressors, the C Series, feature a 6.5-horsepower Honda engines, filling a gap between the ...

Real-world Equipment Reviews: Experts pass verdict on Cat 336E L, Case 580 Super N, Bobcat S650 after 1,000s of hours

Real-world Equipment Reviews: Experts pass verdict on...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Mar 03, 2015

It’s a type of article you’ve requested for years and a challenge we’ve struggled with: how to create unbiased, contractor-based ...

Telematics-equipped Case, New Holland construction equipment will soon have satellite connectivity

Telematics-equipped Case, New Holland construction...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 03, 2015

CNH Industrial will update its construction telematics solutions with the ability to transmit machine data even when operating on jobsites ...

Gear Keeper retractable lanyards tether your tools to you for safety and convenience

Gear Keeper retractable lanyards tether your tools to...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 03, 2015

It’s a bummer when you are high up on a beam or roof and your tape measure falls to the ...

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