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Contractor smartphone use surges; social media use sees modest gain

Contractor smartphone use surges; social media use sees...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Mar 04, 2013

Contractors are dinged for being slow technology adaptors, but according to the 2013 Equipment World Internet Use and Social Media ...

Prepare your construction business for tax changes brought on by Fiscal Cliff

Prepare your construction business for tax changes...

Posted by Amy Materson on Mar 04, 2013

Although you’ve certainly heard of the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 – the bill to avert the fiscal cliff ...

Quick Data March 2013: Dozers

Quick Data March 2013: Dozers

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Mar 04, 2013

A snapshot of new and used sales trends from Randall-Reilly’s Equipment Data Associates and TopBid auction price service.

Latest ProStar+ a triumphant reunion for International and Cummins

Latest ProStar+ a triumphant reunion for International...

Posted by Jack Roberts on Mar 04, 2013

I was in Columbus, Mississippi, visiting International dealer Waters Truck & Tractor, which had just taken delivery of one of ...

Entrepreneurial spirit serves North Carolina’s Page & Associates well in tough times

Entrepreneurial spirit serves North Carolina’s...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Mar 01, 2013

Editor’s Note: Jane Page was a finalist for 2012 Contractor of the Year. She and her former husband started Page ...

Understanding hydraulic fluid

Understanding hydraulic fluid

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 01, 2013

Engine lubricating oils get a lot of attention in heavy equipment maintenance schedules and for good reason. They must be ...

Hydraulic advances make mid-size excavators more versatile than ever

Hydraulic advances make mid-size excavators more...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Feb 27, 2013

  The 21-to-25-metric-ton class excavator is one of the most popular size classes in the United States. While mid-size excavators are ...

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