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Worker crushed, killed in Las Vegas trenching accident

Worker crushed, killed in Las Vegas trenching accident

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 13, 2015

A construction worker was killed in a trenching accident involving a piece of equipment late last month. According to a report ...

Nevada DOT taps Kiewit Infrastructure West for design-build on Project NEON

Nevada DOT taps Kiewit Infrastructure West for...

Posted by Chris Hill on Nov 13, 2015

  The Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) has awarded the $559.4 million Project NEON  design-build contract to Kiewit Infrastructure West. The ...

Worker dies following accident on UNLV campus

Worker dies following accident on UNLV campus

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 07, 2015

A man who had just begun his construction career was killed on a Las Vegas jobsite recently. According to a report from ...

NDOT helped relocate a 140-year-old historical grapevine to keep it out of a demolition path.

Nevada DOT saves historic Mormon grapevine from...

Posted by Chris Hill on Sep 17, 2015

They may not be viticulturists, but workers with the Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) tested their green thumbs recently when ...

49-year-old female flagger killed on the job

49-year-old female flagger killed on the job

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 28, 2014

  A female construction flagger has been killed after being struck by a drunk driver in Las Vegas. The 49-year-old victim ...

PHOTOS: 9 tricked-out 2015 F-150 concepts Ford created with SEMA builders including a 600-hp wolf beast

PHOTOS: 9 tricked-out 2015 F-150 concepts Ford created...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 19, 2014

Beyond getting an in-person glimpse at the stock 2015 F-150 (which is pretty cool in it's own right), one of ...

How new healthcare laws will affect worker’s compensation care

How new healthcare laws will affect worker’s...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Oct 23, 2014

The new health care reform law will have both negative and positive effects on worker’s compensation systems throughout the nation, ...

Construction tech conference Trimble Dimensions 2014 is right around the corner and we’ll have full coverage

Construction tech conference Trimble Dimensions 2014 is...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 16, 2014

Each year Trimble hosts a big conference in Las Vegas to give both current and future users of its technology ...

Our 2015 Contractor of the Year contest is open for entries

Our 2015 Contractor of the Year contest is open for...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Aug 29, 2014

Our 2014 Contractor of the Year, Jeremy Hiltz, accepts his award in Las Vegas. Equipment World’s Contractor of the Year program—which  honors ...

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Take a ride on the world’s biggest water slide

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Take a ride on the world’s biggest...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jul 03, 2014

Whether it’s a water slide or a water coaster, it’s slated to be the world’s biggest and looks like one ...

Dismantling this structurally flawed tower in Las Vegas will take crews one year

Dismantling this structurally flawed tower in Las Vegas...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 25, 2014

Six years after construction was halted on the Harmon casino and hotel on the Las Vegas strip, crews have begun ...

Extreme Sandboxes: Could these 3 heavy equipment attractions spread a nationwide craze to get behind the joysticks?

Extreme Sandboxes: Could these 3 heavy equipment...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Apr 30, 2014

All over the country people are laying down cash to do what contractors do everyday: operate equipment. There are currently ...

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