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Ford unveils 2015 F-450, King Ranch Super Duty with more powerful 6.7L V-8 turbo diesel (PHOTOS)

Ford unveils 2015 F-450, King Ranch Super Duty with...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 26, 2013

Early Thursday morning, Ford took the wraps off its newest F-Series Super Duty models, announcing both the 2015 F-450 and ...

VIDEO: Slow motion implosion of Houston department store

VIDEO: Slow motion implosion of Houston department...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 24, 2013

Built in 1945, the life of the downtown Houston Macy's department store came to an explosive end on Monday. According ...

Texas contractor to pay for repairs resulting from tar covered tires from recently paved road

Texas contractor to pay for repairs resulting from tar...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 24, 2013

It always feels nice to drive on newly-paved roads. Typically, that doesn't include taking the road with you. Victoria, Texas contractor ...

Max Fuller of U.S. Xpress will discuss how to implement telematics at the Construction Symposium

Learn about “The Dollars and Sense of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 15, 2013

We're just about a month away from our Construction Symposium event in Dallas, so we figured we'd begin telling you ...

Texas DOT launches new tools for warning drivers about road construction zones

Texas DOT launches new tools for warning drivers about...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 18, 2013

The Texas Department of Transportation has launched two new tools to warn drivers approaching road construction zones to slow down ...

Behind the installation of the world’s first precast network arch bridge in Fort Worth (PHOTOS & VIDEO)

Behind the installation of the world’s first...

Posted by Tom Jackson on May 29, 2013

Faced with closing a heavily used bridge to Fort Worth's city center for 12 months, officials at the Texas Department ...

Energy boom contributes to Houston’s shortage of skilled construction workers

Energy boom contributes to Houston’s shortage of...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 20, 2013

Like just about every other metro area of the country, the Houston-area construction industry is feeling the negative effects of ...

VIDEO: Central Texas Tool Company a family-run machine shop from a bygone era

VIDEO: Central Texas Tool Company a family-run machine...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 03, 2013

No computers. Drawings done in the dirt. 100 year-old machines driven by overhead belts. Some might think that the Central Texas ...

Husband and wife’s business savvy spell success for Texas contractor

Husband and wife’s business savvy spell success for...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 27, 2013

By the time he graduated from high school, Ken Lester, president of Lester Contracting, Port Lavaca, Texas, could operate just ...

Sany taps Dallas-Forth Worth’s Landmark Equipment as first Texas excavator dealer

Sany taps Dallas-Forth Worth’s Landmark Equipment...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 14, 2013

Sany has named its first Texas excavator dealer. Landmark Equipment has been selected as the Sany America excavator dealer for ...

Undocumented workers make up half of Texas’ construction workforce

Undocumented workers make up half of Texas’...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 26, 2013

A report released Thursday alleges that half of the construction workers in Texas are undocumented, aka illegal aliens. Why is nobody ...

H & V Equipment Services distributes Doosan parts and equipment in San Antonio

H & V Equipment Services distributes Doosan parts...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Feb 21, 2013

H & V Equipment Services has been named a distributor of Doosan heavy excavators, wheel loaders, wheel excavators and parts ...

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