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AR hard hat maker Daqri expands leadership, including hire of former SpaceX exec

AR hard hat maker Daqri expands leadership, including...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 11, 2016

We went nearly a year without much news from Daqri, the tech company behind a new hard hat equipped with ...

Linear road crusher offers a new approach to gravel road repair

Linear road crusher offers a new approach to gravel...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 11, 2016

A common gravel road repair and road building approach is to remove oversize rocks and bury subgrade problems, such as ...

GMC unveils the 2016 Sierra All Terrain X: a V8-powered, premium off-road trim

GMC unveils the 2016 Sierra All Terrain X: a...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 10, 2016

It's not quite as compelling as the Chevrolet Colorado Z71 Trail Boss, but GMC has taken the wraps off an off-road ...

A symbolic nudge toward embargo’s end, Caterpillar names dealer for Cuba

A symbolic nudge toward embargo’s end,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 10, 2016

Whenever the United States decides to officially lift its 55-year-old trade embargo on Cuba, Caterpillar will be ready. The heavy equipment manufacturer today announced ...

John Deere launches G Series loader lineup with 4 skid steers, 1 new CTL

John Deere launches G Series loader lineup with 4 skid...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 09, 2016

Over the last several years manufacturers have been ramping up the size and horsepower of their skid steers and compact ...

Volvo CE doubles operating income in 2015 despite sales decline

Volvo CE doubles operating income in 2015 despite sales...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 09, 2016

Despite a decrease in sales during 2015, Volvo Construction Equipment managed a huge improvement in operating income for the year ...

Winds topple crawler crane in NYC; massive collapse kills 1, injures 3 (VIDEO)

Winds topple crawler crane in NYC; massive collapse...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 05, 2016

A crawler crane being lowered due to inclement weather toppled over in New York City Friday morning killing one man ...

The HX series is International's first completely new truck introduction since 2010.

International debuts 3 HX series vocational trucks from...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 02, 2016

On Monday, one day prior to the opening of the World of Concrete show in Las Vegas, International debuted it's ...

Chinese, mining demand drags down Komatsu sales as profit falls 11% in first 9 months of the year

Chinese, mining demand drags down Komatsu sales as...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 02, 2016

Komatsu says its sales are brisk in North America but continued difficulty with slack demand for equipment from Chinese customers ...

Colorado DOT launches near real-time snowplow tracking system

Colorado DOT launches near real-time snowplow tracking...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 02, 2016

The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) has launched a system that will track and monitor snowplows in “near real-time” that ...

Takeuchi intros the TL12V2: company’s first vertical lift track loader features new cab

Takeuchi intros the TL12V2: company’s first...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 01, 2016

The all-new TL12V2 track loader from Takeuchi is the company's first vertical lift design. The geometry of the boom and bucket ...

Caterpillar to close 5 more plants, cut 670 jobs as part of cost reduction plan

Caterpillar to close 5 more plants, cut 670 jobs as...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 01, 2016

As part of the company's cost reduction plan introduced in the Fall of last year, Caterpillar has announced its latest round ...

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