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Caterpillar to shut down South Carolina engine plant, relocate production, cut 510 jobs

Caterpillar to shut down South Carolina engine plant,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 30, 2014

Caterpillar has announced that it is relocating production of engines from a plant in Fountain Inn, South Carolina to plants ...

Bobcat, Sany add locations, ICP recruits for Lonking in this week’s Dealer News Roundup

Bobcat, Sany add locations, ICP recruits for Lonking in...

Posted by Brittany Johnson on Apr 04, 2014

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

VIDEO: Trucking company owner parodies Van Damme’s “Epic Split” to demonstrate the dangers of Obamacare

VIDEO: Trucking company owner parodies Van...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Dec 09, 2013

A few weeks ago, an ad by Volvo Trucks took the Internet by storm. It featured action star Jean Claude ...

Caterpillar details work to reduce waste at Georgia plant

Caterpillar details work to reduce waste at Georgia...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Aug 19, 2013

Last week, Caterpillar invited 50 local business leaders to its new small bulldozers and mini hydraulic excavator plant in Athens, Georgia to ...

OSHA to hold safety seminar for Hispanic construction workers

OSHA to hold safety seminar for Hispanic construction...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jul 25, 2013

Federal OSHA officials have announced a Hispanic-specific safety fair for construction workers to be held in Duluth, Georgia on Sunday. The ...

Sany holds open house at Georgia headquarters to give customers and dealers some hands-on time with new equipment

Sany holds open house at Georgia headquarters to give...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 08, 2013

Sany recently opened up its North American headquarters in Peachtree City, Georgia to customers and dealers in order to allow ...

Researchers working to turn CO2 in the atmosphere into fuel

Researchers working to turn CO2 in the atmosphere into...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 04, 2013

Carbon dioxide is the main culprit when it comes to climate change, and researchers around the world are trying to ...

First employees move into new Caterpillar plant in Georgia

First employees move into new Caterpillar plant in...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 15, 2013

This week, the first 55 employees moved in to Caterpillar's brand new facility in Athens, Georgia, reports to the Athens ...

LGH expands in southeastern United States

LGH expands in southeastern United States

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Oct 25, 2012

  Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) is expanding in the southeast region of the United States. In the last two years, LGH has ...

Atlanta debates whether new stadium will boost construction industry

Atlanta debates whether new stadium will boost...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 22, 2012

An interesting read from Sunday's Atlanta Journal Constitution details a debate going on in the city over whether or not ...

MHC Kenworth expands in Georgia

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Aug 29, 2012

MHC Kenworth has opened a new parts and service facility in Augusta, Georgia. The new facility, managed by Randy Dowell, ...

Vacuworx partners with Flint Equipment

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 08, 2012

Vacuworx has formed a partnership with Flint Equipment, an equipment dealer based in Albany, Georgia. The partnership, which began in ...

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