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Komatsu unveils the D155AXi-8, its largest semi-automatic dozer yet

Komatsu unveils the D155AXi-8, its largest...

Posted by Amy Materson on Apr 06, 2015

Komatsu has once again expanded its lineup of "intelligent" earthmoving equipment. With the launch of the D155AXi-8, the heavy equipment manufacturer ...

How DOTs could use drones to assess infrastructure damage from natural disasters

How DOTs could use drones to assess infrastructure...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 31, 2015

Researchers from the University of New Mexico (UNM), San Diego State University, and BAE Systems are working on a prototype ...

Navistar’s comprehensive OnCommand telematics service is now free on all International trucks

Navistar’s comprehensive OnCommand telematics...

Posted by James Jaillet on Mar 27, 2015

Navistar’s OnCommand Connection remote diagnostics system will now be free and standard on all 2007 and newer model International trucks, ...

If construction wants to tap the millennial workforce, industry must abandon tribal knowledge for Web reference

If construction wants to tap the millennial workforce,...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 25, 2015

Last week while attending the Association of Equipment Management Professionals Management Conference and Annual Meeting in Orlando, Florida, I heard a ...

Construction on first drone business park in the U.S. to begin soon

Construction on first drone business park in the U.S....

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 25, 2015

The former home of B-1B bombers and current home to the RQ-4 Global Hawk drone, North Dakota's Grand Forks Air ...

AEM/AEMP draft telematics standard should be ready for integration by end of April

AEM/AEMP draft telematics standard should be ready for...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 24, 2015

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers has announced that its draft telematics standard, developed jointly with the Association of Equipment Management ...

In-cab video monitoring with telematics driver scoring brings big benefits to truck fleets

In-cab video monitoring with telematics driver scoring...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 23, 2015

One of the biggest concerns fleet managers have is the safety of their drivers and operators and there is no ...

“Embrace disruptive technology or go out of business,” AEMP telematics, tech seminar warns contractors

“Embrace disruptive technology or go out of...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 20, 2015

The first telematics session at the Association of Equipment Management Professionals 33rd Management Conference and Annual Meeting started out with ...

Real-time remote production reporting comes to Roadtec machines through Guardian telematics upgrade

Real-time remote production reporting comes to Roadtec...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 18, 2015

Despite launching its Guardian telematics service three years ago, Roadtec still views the technology as an egg it is slowly aiming to ...

A Volvo CE DD110B roller equipped with the company's new Density Direct Intelligent Compaction system, seen in the inset.

Volvo CE unveils first intelligent compaction system...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 17, 2015

Volvo Construction Equipment today introduced the industry’s first intelligent compaction (IC) system that measures density in real time at the World ...

Caterpillar’s predictive diagnostics will enable more “repairs before failure” in future telematics updates

Caterpillar’s predictive diagnostics will enable...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 12, 2015

It's not too often that you'll see a construction boss smile while talking about an equipment operator mishandling a machine. ...

In construction of “Spaceship” campus, Apple recycles 95% of concrete from demolition on-site (VIDEO)

In construction of “Spaceship” campus,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 12, 2015

While Google is still in the early phases of design and approval with ambitious plans for upgrades to its campus, ...

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