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74 tips for reducing equipment costs (46-55)

74 tips for reducing equipment costs (46-55)

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 30, 2013

Last week, we hit the halfway point in this series of 74 tips for reducing your equipment costs. Here is ...

GM planning to reduce weight of Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra with lightweight parts

GM planning to reduce weight of Chevrolet Silverado,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 24, 2013

General Motors is working to keep even the playing field with competitor Ford, as well as get out in front ...

Construction industry’s year-over-year fuel consumption sees first dip since Sept. 2012

Construction industry’s year-over-year fuel...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 12, 2013

WEX recently released its construction fuel consumption index for June, showing the first year-over-year decline since Sept. 2012. The index measures ...

2014 Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra V-6 fuel economy rated at 18 city, 24 highway

2014 Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra V-6 fuel economy...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 24, 2013

General Motors has announced fuel economy ratings for the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra when equipped with the 4.3-liter ...

Downtown Dallas as seen from the Omni Hotel

Meet with the experts at the Construction Symposium...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 14, 2013

Each year in August, the whole Equipment World team packs up, hops the next plane to Dallas and sets up shop ...

New bulletin offers explosion warning on ultra low sulfur diesel use

New bulletin offers explosion warning on ultra low...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jun 14, 2013

A new best practices bulletin, “ULSD...Not Your Same Old Diesel Fuel Anymore,” from the Association of Equipment Manufacturers, warns of ...

Fuel economy tops list of reasons why a third of Americans are considering diesel vehicles

Fuel economy tops list of reasons why a third of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 13, 2013

Seeing the surging interest in diesel-powered vehicles here in the U.S. as of late, the National Association for Convenience and ...

2012 Ford F-150 XLT

Next-generation engine oil a vital part of heavy-duty...

Posted by Jack Roberts on Jun 03, 2013

If recent announcements from truck manufacturers are any indication, the next generation of heavy-duty truck models and engines will be ...

Volkswagen to refit late-model diesel vehicles because Americans keep filling them with gas

Volkswagen to refit late-model diesel vehicles because...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 23, 2013

Diesel is certainly rising in popularity here in the States, but a recent report from Automotive News really shows just ...

TODAY: Join us for a live Twitter chat discussing diesel’s rapidly growing popularity and the Ram 1500

TODAY: Join us for a live Twitter chat discussing...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 22, 2013

In the past few years, consumers have dealt with rising fuel costs and a recession by seeking out more fuel-efficient ...

Construction fuel consumption falls 0.74% in April

Construction fuel consumption falls 0.74% in April

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 21, 2013

The WEX Construction Fuel Consumption Index fell for the second consecutive month in April, indicating a slowing in construction activity. The ...

10 weeks of declines snapped, but diesel prices expected to continue to fall

10 weeks of declines snapped, but diesel prices...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 14, 2013

A 10-week streak of decreases in the price of on-highway diesel fuel was snapped this week as the national average ...

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Here are the most recent tips we've posted:

Hauling headaches: Know your load limits when trailering equipment

One-man machines: The operator should be the only person on a wheel loader

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