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Telematics to the rescue

Telematics to the rescue

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Sep 07, 2012

To Detective Daniel Pearson, ace construction equipment theft investigator, equipment telematics are invaluable when it comes to stolen machine recovery. ...

Off-Road Telematics: Why the Disconnect?

Off-Road Telematics: Why the Disconnect?

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 03, 2012

Research indicates that only 10 to 15 percent of heavy equipment contractors use telematics to help monitor and manage their ...

Reporter

Reporter

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jul 01, 2012

Equipment-centric disaster relief   Tad Agoglia and his crew arrived to what was left of Haiti within a week after the 2010 ...

JCB engine recalibration can go backwards, forwards

JCB engine recalibration can go backwards, forwards

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jun 28, 2012

JCB today revealed further details of its Tier 4 Interim diesel engine recalibration, which will "de-tier" these engines, making them ...

Tell us where it hurts

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jun 18, 2012

The Association of Equipment Management Professionals held it's annual board meeting last week in a small resort in the Front ...

Steve Cosper, Granite Contracting, Contractor of the Year, 2012

Steve Cosper, Granite Contracting, Contractor of the...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 01, 2012

By Tom Jackson Steve Cosper got his love of construction as a teenager working summer jobs. But it was his keen ...

On Record

On Record

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Apr 05, 2012

Around the Table Eavesdrop on what top contractors are saying. By Marcia Gruver Doyle Talking with the finalists last month during our 2012 ...

Reporter

Reporter

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jan 10, 2012

Symposium covers critical equipment issues Coming engine technology will create tougher lubrication challenges, said Len Badal, Chevron Lubricants, speaking at the ...

CONEXPO/CONAGG 2011

CONEXPO/CONAGG 2011

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on May 04, 2011

CONEXPO-CON/AGG What it means to you and the future of the industry Staff Reports With a backdrop of 20-percent construction unemployment and two ...

Lumidigm to provide telematics solution at CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Lumidigm to provide telematics solution at...

Posted by Amy Materson on Mar 16, 2011

Lumidigm customers can verify who operates their equipment with the company's multispectral imaging sensor, which provides biometric fingerprint authentication. The ...

Special Report

Special Report

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Mar 03, 2011

Backhoes By Tom Jackson, executive editor, Equipment World   Contractors extend trade-in times, rely on used equipment As with just about every other category ...

Technology

Technology

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Nov 09, 2010

Tech tools Track, control, monitor and easily transfer information By Tom Jackson From pickups to dozers, telematics system tracks anything in your fleet If ...

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