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How to save money and protect equipment by creating an anti-idling policy at your construction company

How to save money and protect equipment by creating an...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 01, 2014

In construction bids, nobody likes to leave money on the table. Yet the biggest controllable expense—fuel cost—is rarely scrutinized for ...

AEMP-AEM to release beta of new telematics standard in coming weeks; registration open now to OEMs, providers

AEMP-AEM to release beta of new telematics standard in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 24, 2014

This morning, the Association of Equipment Management Professionals and the Association of Equipment Manufacturers announced that a beta version of ...

Leica launches iCON grade iGD4SP machine control for dozers

Leica launches iCON grade iGD4SP machine control for...

Posted by Amy Materson on Mar 17, 2014

Eliminate the need to rework areas when handling material in grading operations with Leica Geosystems’ iCON grade iGD4SP, which calculates ...

Air Force Master Sgt., combat veteran named AEMP Technician of the Year

Air Force Master Sgt., combat veteran named AEMP...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 02, 2014

It takes a lot to keep a big fleet running, even more so under enemy fire and on two continents. But ...

Heavy equipment technicians should avoid “mechanical logic” when diagnosing electrical problems

Heavy equipment technicians should avoid...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 01, 2014

Even the best mechanics and technicians tend to get brain freeze when faced with an electrical problem. Fleet managers and ...

AEMP-AEM collaborate on telematics; new data points will revolutionize mixed-fleet equipment management

AEMP-AEM collaborate on telematics; new data points...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 24, 2014

A historic collaboration between the Association of Equipment Management Professionals and the Association of Equipment Manufacturers announced today will bring ...

Learn best practices for equipment management and maintenance in these ConExpo-Con/Agg seminars

Learn best practices for equipment management and...

Posted by Amy Materson on Feb 13, 2014

This year’s ConExpo-Con/Agg show provides a range of opportunities for you – and your employees – to perfect their equipment ...

Fluid analysis master class: Understanding the relationship between lube oil, coolants and biodiesel

Fluid analysis master class: Understanding the...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 04, 2014

Seeing traces of coolant or fuel dilution in a lube oil analysis doesn’t necessarily mean what it did 10 years ...

VIDEO: Exploding tire sends mechanic flipping through the air

VIDEO: Exploding tire sends mechanic flipping through...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 09, 2014

It's tough to tell just what kind of shop we're looking at, but we do see some kind of truck ...

Who is the nation’s best equipment technician? AEMP accepting nominations for top tech

Who is the nation’s best equipment technician?...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Dec 17, 2013

The Association of Equipment Management Professionals is now accepting nominations for its Technician of the Year Award. The award will be ...

4 rules for calculating Backhoe Owning & Operating costs

4 rules for calculating Backhoe Owning & Operating...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Dec 16, 2013

What's it really cost to run a backhoe? Probably a lot more than you think. The following will guide you through ...

Backhoe O&O Costs: Adding things up

Backhoe O&O Costs: Adding things up

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 16, 2013

Now that we've got all the math out of the way, there are at least four things we can take ...

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