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VIDEO: Distracted dump truck driver finds ditch a far more costly stopping tool than brakes

VIDEO: Distracted dump truck driver finds ditch a far...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 21, 2013

It's simple: distracted driving sucks. It doesn't matter if it's a phone call, a text message or email, or even ...

Caterpillar gives sneak peek at the new 730 C, 725 C Tier 4 Final articulated trucks

Caterpillar gives sneak peek at the new 730 C, 725 C...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 12, 2013

Caterpillar recently gave our sister site Aggregates Manager a sneak peek at its Tier 4 Final articulated trucks. The trucks, the 30-ton ...

How to build out the perfect work truck by taking advantage of dealer spec’ing technologies

How to build out the perfect work truck by taking...

Posted by Staff Report on Nov 01, 2013

Not long ago spec’ing a vocational truck meant going to a dealer, picking from a limited list of wheelbases and ...

VIDEO: Volvo engineer risks his own head in testing truck’s ground clearance

VIDEO: Volvo engineer risks his own head in testing...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 23, 2013

Volvo is really on a roll recently with its new series of viral ads for its FMX truck. Last week ...

VIDEO: Hamster drives a Volvo FMX dump truck up the side of a quarry

VIDEO: Hamster drives a Volvo FMX dump truck up the...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 17, 2013

Wanting to demonstrate the ease in steering its latest FMX dump truck, Volvo Trucks decided to set up a funny ...

Sneak peek: Liebherr to launch articulated dump truck line with TA 230

Sneak peek: Liebherr to launch articulated dump truck...

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 16, 2013

At an event in Newport News, Virginia, equipment editors were able to get a first look at the newest product ...

Equipment as Art: Steel sculptor reimagines dozers, dumps, diggers as beautiful cathedrals (PHOTOS)

Equipment as Art: Steel sculptor reimagines dozers,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 12, 2013

The My Modern Met blog recently shared photos of sculptures done in the form of construction equipment by a Belgian ...

VIDEO: Dump truck spins a massive burnout, smoke show

VIDEO: Dump truck spins a massive burnout, smoke show

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 10, 2013

It's Friday and we don't know about you but we're feeling a bit like this guy, just wanting to let ...

Video Walkaround: CAT CT660 vocational truck (WOC 2013)

Video Walkaround: CAT CT660 vocational truck (WOC 2013)

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 08, 2013

Just about every time you turned around at Caterpillar's World of Concrete 2013 booth, it seemed like another curious attendee ...

Mack Granite blends power, performance and elegance

Mack Granite blends power, performance and elegance

Posted by Jack Roberts on Feb 04, 2013

Driving a new, fully-loaded Mack Granite dump truck near Allentown, Pa., I was reminded that there’s something special about the ...

Jesse Steger (right) with his son Paul.

Fourth-generation grading firm evolves with industry...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Feb 01, 2013

  The story of Steger Construction, Dyersville, Iowa, is one of generations. The family business, one of our 2013 Contractor of the ...

Hitachi launches its largest dump truck

Hitachi launches its largest dump truck

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 11, 2012

Hitachi Construction Machinery has launched its largest dump truck, the EH5000AC-3 rigid dump truck. The dump truck, powered by a Cummins ...

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