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New financed equipment sales up 14% in March, led by Cat 259D; used machine sales decline 10% year-over-year

New financed equipment sales up 14% in March, led by...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on May 11, 2015

  The number of financed new units of construction equipment sold or leased in March rose 14 percent compared with February, ...

Bobcat’s new 3600, 3650 UTVs feature hydrostatic drive, range of attachments

Bobcat’s new 3600, 3650 UTVs feature hydrostatic...

Posted by Amy Materson on May 08, 2015

Bobcat’s Model Year 15 lineup of utility vehicles now features two new hydrostatic drive models, the 3600 and 3650. The UTVs ...

VIDEO: Crane crashes into bus, passengers jump from windows and scurry away

VIDEO: Crane crashes into bus, passengers jump from...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 08, 2015

I really can't decide what is more odd about this video. Is it the crane operator's complete denial of reality ...

Wirtgen’s new W 35 Ri compact milling machine works at a 350 mm width

Wirtgen’s new W 35 Ri compact milling machine works...

Posted by Chris Hill on May 08, 2015

The new Wirtgen W 35 Ri, the latest in the company’s lineup of compact milling machines, has a working width ...

Caterpillar to lay off another 150 workers at Illinois mining plant

Caterpillar to lay off another 150 workers at Illinois...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 08, 2015

Caterpillar has announced a second round of layoffs at its Decatur, Illinois facility. Following a January 19 round of cuts that laid off ...

Ritchie Bros. names Terry Dolan president of U.S., Latin America business

Ritchie Bros. names Terry Dolan president of U.S.,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 08, 2015

A 15-year veteran of the industrial sector backed by strong experience with construction, mining and agriculture, Terry Dolan has been ...

Parker Hannifin’s Filter Caddy useful for fuel storage tanks up to 2,000 gallons

Parker Hannifin’s Filter Caddy useful for fuel...

Posted by Amy Materson on May 08, 2015

Boost equipment uptime and remove harmful contaminants with the CLEANDiesel Filter Caddy from Parker Hannifin. Designed for generator tanks and small ...

Caterpillar invests in, adds dealer inventory to Yard Club, an online contractor-to-contractor equipment rental service

Caterpillar invests in, adds dealer inventory to Yard...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 07, 2015

Most contractors outside of San Francisco have likely never heard of Yard Club. But thanks to an investment from and ...

EW160E

Volvo CE intros highly-configurable EW160E, EW180E...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 07, 2015

If you can't configure one of the company's latest wheeled excavators to your fit the demands of your jobsite, it isn't ...

E-Z Drill launches new parapet wall drill; slab-rider assists in 50,000-hole job at Atlanta airport runway project

E-Z Drill launches new parapet wall drill; slab-rider...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 07, 2015

E-Z Drill has introduced a new 3-parapet wall drill that uses new technology. The pneumatic 210 3-parapet wall drill provides continuous ...

A closer look at the front end.

Freightliner unveils first self-driving truck that will...

Posted by Jack Roberts on May 05, 2015

Freightliner did it. If you’re one of the many who scoffed at the idea of a commercially-viable self-driving truck, or at ...

B95C backhoe

New Holland launches 4 C Series backhoes with Auto...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 05, 2015

Boasting new engines and a ride control technology previously reserved for the company's wheel loaders, New Holland Construction has introduced ...

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