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Low temps freeze construction equipment and materials beneath Vermont bridge, delay concrete pours for Cincinnati streetcar

Low temps freeze construction equipment and materials...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 10, 2014

Count these two crews in Vermont and Cincinnati among those in the construction  industrystymied by the freezing temperatures of the ...

Sub Zero: Polar Vortex causes equipment breakdowns, sends construction workers home and indoors in Minnesota and North Dakota

Sub Zero: Polar Vortex causes equipment breakdowns,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 08, 2014

We told you yesterday about a crew in Louisville used to working in the cold that was forced to pack ...

How to safely combat the winter months on a construction site in 8 steps

How to safely combat the winter months on a...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jan 02, 2014

Winter sees dark mornings, dark nights, grim weather and dull days, which can put health and safety at risk on ...

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Here are the most recent tips we've posted:

Hauling headaches: Know your load limits when trailering equipment

One-man machines: The operator should be the only person on a wheel loader

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