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VIDEO: How to build a LEGO dump truck with an excavator bucket instead of your hands

VIDEO: How to build a LEGO dump truck with an excavator...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 15, 2014

We've seen plenty examples of equipment operators showing off their skills through interesting demonstrations, but this one from Finland might ...

Thieves steal telehandler from construction jobsite, unsuccessfully try to knock over an ATM with it

Thieves steal telehandler from construction jobsite,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 12, 2014

The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is hunting for those involved in a failed attempt to either steal or burglarize an ATM ...

Caterpillar launches M318F, M320F wheel excavators with greater durability, lower operating costs (PHOTOS)

Caterpillar launches M318F, M320F wheel excavators with...

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 09, 2014

Caterpillar has launched two new wheel excavators—the M318F and M320F—which the company says incorporates the best features of predecessor models ...

Construction equipment among quickest recovering industries from recession; contributes the economic value of an entire state

Construction equipment among quickest recovering...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 09, 2014

According to a new study of the construction equipment industry released Tuesday by the Association of Equipment Manufacturers, the industry ...

PHOTOS: See the attachments, truck parts and other construction gear you might have missed in our end-of-summer roundup

PHOTOS: See the attachments, truck parts and other...

Posted by Amy Materson on Sep 09, 2014

Summer is always a busy time for everyone—with vacations, kids' activities and a hectic schedule, it's easy to look up ...

Caterpillar launches 824K wheel dozer with powertrain, cab improvements, larger fuel tank (PHOTOS)

Caterpillar launches 824K wheel dozer with powertrain,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 08, 2014

Caterpillar has launched its new 824K wheel dozer, featuring powertrain, cab and serviceability improvements. The new 824K is powered by Cat's ...

Texas construction firms are buying the majority of construction equipment for earthmoving right now and it’s not even close

Texas construction firms are buying the majority of...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Sep 08, 2014

At 645 buyers, Texas stomped No. 2 Florida (317 buyers) in the number of financed construction equipment buyers engaged in ...

U.S. exports of construction equipment down 17.3% in first half of 2014

U.S. exports of construction equipment down 17.3% in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 08, 2014

Exports of construction equipment made in the U.S. during the first half of the year are down 17.3 percent, according ...

VIDEO: Guy attempts Ice Bucket Challenge with excavator, bucket knocks him out cold instead

VIDEO: Guy attempts Ice Bucket Challenge with...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 05, 2014

When we were putting together our original roundup of Ice Bucket Challenge videos, we were surprised at just how many ...

Eaton launches Procision double-clutch automated Class 6 and 7 transmission

Eaton launches Procision double-clutch automated Class...

Posted by Jack Roberts on Sep 05, 2014

Eaton has launched a new, dual-clutch, automated transmission. It's called the Procision Line and debuts in Class 6 and 7 ...

Decreased warranty costs leading Navistar turnaround as company reports first income in 3 years

Decreased warranty costs leading Navistar turnaround as...

Posted by Jason Cannon on Sep 04, 2014

Navistar has been weighted down by the failures of its EGR-only engines now for several years, and the company’s quarterly ...

Terex launches Generation 2 skid steers and compact track loaders with more than 100 upgrades

Terex launches Generation 2 skid steers and compact...

Posted by Patty Vaughan on Sep 03, 2014

Featuring more than 100 enhancements from previous models, Terex has launched a new line of skid steers and compact track loaders. The Terex ...

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