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“Left Coast Lifter,” one of the largest floating cranes in the world, clocks in at new Tappan Zee bridge site

“Left Coast Lifter,” one of the largest...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 08, 2014

One of the world's largest floating cranes has officially reported for duty at the site of New York's upcoming Tappan ...

Equipment rollover kills construction worker in Iowa

Equipment rollover kills construction worker in Iowa

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 08, 2014

A construction worker was killed in an apparent rollover accident involving an an unspecified piece of construction equipment in northeast ...

Caterpillar unveils 903C compact wheel loader with hydrostatic transmission, auxiliary hydraulics

Caterpillar unveils 903C compact wheel loader with...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 07, 2014

Caterpillar has taken the wraps off its newest machine. The 903C compact wheel loader boasts an operating weight of 9,150 ...

Case names Diamond Dealer winners; Liebherr continues restructuring; Bobcat, Terex add dealers in this week’s Dealer News Roundup

Case names Diamond Dealer winners; Liebherr continues...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 03, 2014

Welcome to the Dealer News Roundup, your one-stop shop for all the moves going on inside the heavy equipment distributor ...

Financed new construction equipment sales up 11%; Bobcat T590 leads August top 10

Financed new construction equipment sales up 11%;...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Oct 02, 2014

Compared to one year ago, the number of new financed construction equipment units sold rose 11 percent this August, according ...

Ditch Witch upgrades RT45 ride-on trencher with big boost in power (PHOTOS)

Ditch Witch upgrades RT45 ride-on trencher with big...

Posted by Amy Materson on Oct 02, 2014

Ditch Witch has added a 49-horsepower Tier 4 Deutz diesel engine to its RT45 ride-on trencher, delivering a significant increase ...

John Deere names Max Guinn next president of Construction & Forestry equipment

John Deere names Max Guinn next president of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 02, 2014

John Deere has named Max A. Guinn as the next president of its Worldwide Construction & Forestry equipment division. Guinn, who ...

How a “Circle of Retention” can bring better hires to construction companies

How a “Circle of Retention” can bring...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Oct 01, 2014

The biggest challenge facing the heavy equipment industry is the lack of qualified workers in any skill area. The problem ...

Cut operation costs by keeping lubricating oils and hydraulic fluids free of contaminants

Cut operation costs by keeping lubricating oils and...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 01, 2014

In July, we showed the importance of keeping our weapon (grease gun) in good condition and using the proper gun. ...

Bandit launches new tracked model 2550 stump grinder

Bandit launches new tracked model 2550 stump grinder

Posted by Amy Materson on Oct 01, 2014

Bandit has combined its 2550 stump grinder with the versatility of a tracked machine with the new Model 2550 Track ...

Need a military-spec’d wheel loader or dozer? New GovPlanet site offers military rolling stock starting in November

Need a military-spec’d wheel loader or dozer? New...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Sep 30, 2014

Rolling stock coming out of U.S. military inventories will start selling in November on GovPlanet, a subsidiary of online heavy ...

FAA’s new air traffic control system doesn’t support drones; doubts over commercial flight regs increase

FAA’s new air traffic control system...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 29, 2014

Despite a directive from Congress to do so, when designing the new $5 billion program that will replace the current ...

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