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HHP Summit: “Natural gas will become a...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Sep 27, 2012

The keynote speaker for the official beginning of the High Horsepower Summit was John Somerhalder, chairman, president and CEO of ...

Cummins touts simple Tier 4 solution, dual-fuel engines

Cummins touts simple Tier 4 solution, dual-fuel engines

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Sep 24, 2012

Working under the theme "ready for more," Cummins' Tom Linebarger, chairman and CEO, says the company is showing this theme ...

Purchasing a Generator: Which Is Better—Diesel or...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 18, 2012

There are many variables to consider when deciding between diesel or natural gas-powered generators. Typically, the price of natural gas is ...

Minimizer selects special projects manager

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Sep 04, 2012

Minimizer has promoted Trevor Kruckeberg to special projects manager. In this role, Kruckeberg will supervise the design and construction of Minimizer's ...

How to avoid using low-quality diesel fuel

How to avoid using low-quality diesel fuel

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 08, 2012

  To kick off a webinar hosted Tuesday by the Association of Equipment Management Professionals, Ken Hill said he has heard ...

DOE: Diesel prices at 5-month low

DOE: Diesel prices at 5-month low

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 05, 2012

The national average retail diesel price fell 5.1 cents to $3.846 a gallon – the lowest price in five months ...

Steve Cosper, Granite Contracting, Contractor of the Year, 2012

Steve Cosper, Granite Contracting, Contractor of the...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 01, 2012

By Tom Jackson Steve Cosper got his love of construction as a teenager working summer jobs. But it was his keen ...

Material prices spike

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 12, 2012

Despite relatively weak overall demand and stagnant project prices, the cost of construction materials jumped in March. Ken Simonson, chief ...

Diesel prices drop

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 27, 2012

Average diesel prices in the United States have dropped this week. Drivers are paying a penny’s difference at $3.848 this ...

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Maintenance

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 03, 2011

Alternative fuels (first of a 3-part series) Natural gas and propane autogas These are truly “green” fuels, all-American, cost competitive and loaded ...

Diesel drops under $4

Posted by Katie Wood on May 26, 2011

For a third straight week, the national average retail price of diesel fell during the week ended May 23, according ...

Diesel, gas continue to rise

Posted by Amy Materson on Apr 05, 2011

The Department of Energy reported Monday that diesel prices rose 4.4 cents to a $3.976 per gallon national average. Gasoline ...

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