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Mar 26, 2013
Boston tests asphalt alternatives for filling potholes
According to a report from our sister publication Better Roads, the city of Boston is considering three alternatives to asphalt ...
Mar 18, 2013
Roads of the future could power our homes and the vehicles that drive them
Our sister publication Better Roads has an interesting report today on the roads of the future. Two U.S. companies are ...
Mar 15, 2013
Light Transmitting Concrete turns walls into screens
From a functionality standpoint, innovations like this may seem a bit silly to those of us who use concrete to, ...
Mar 14, 2013
Concrete canvas tent inflates and hardens into permanent structure
This is a development that has great to potential to have far reaching effects across the world. A U.K. company ...
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Mar 11, 2013
Green roof generates electricity using plant waste
A research team at Wageningen University of the Netherlands is working on perfecting technology that allows a roof covered in ...
Mar 05, 2013
Repurposed drain pipe makes the ultimate man cave
I doubt many of you order more concrete drain pipe than you need, but if you do here's a great ...
Feb 26, 2013
Scientists develop first self-healing protective coating for concrete
Just last week we heard about a formula of asphalt that, when heated by induction, can actually repair itself. And ...
Feb 18, 2013
VIDEO: Dutch researchers create self-healing asphalt
Asphalt is one of those essential pieces to our daily lives that we hardly ever think about. We hardly notice ...
Feb 08, 2013
Moon dwelling could be built with 3D printer
If you’ve ever wondered what a lunar habitat looks like, you may soon find out thanks to the D-Shape 3D ...
Jan 30, 2013
Cat excavator, wheel loader teams both take home the crystal in a first for Equipment World Innovations awards
The weather was cold, but the reception most definitely was not last week in Peoria. For nine years now, Equipment World ...
Jan 23, 2013
Bridge in Israel to be constructed out of shipping containers
Work will soon begin on a bridge made of shipping containers. Designed by Israeli firm Yoav Messer Architects, the project ...
Jan 22, 2013
Dutch architect to build house with a 3D printer
At this point, 3D printers are typically used for minor engineering purposes. They can be useful for drafting out a ...
Dec 10, 2012
Longer-lasting metals, building materials on the way?
One of the properties of metal that makes it such an attractive building material turns out to also be a ...
Dec 07, 2012
British architect creates bricks from cow blood
British architect Jack Munro has been working on a recipe to create a building material from leftover cow blood, Durability ...
Dec 06, 2012
Discovery could lower cost of making biofuel
Scientists at the United States Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) and the BioEnergy Science Center (BESC) have ...
Nov 22, 2012
Terex Utilities wins contest by developing seated pedestal welding station
Terex Utilities, a division of Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP), won Humantech’s sixth annual Find It – Fix It Challenge by ...
Nov 21, 2012
Two women play big roles in post-Sandy construction on East Coast
Two women are using their skills to help rebuild the New York metropolitan area since Sandy’s path of devastation across ...
Nov 20, 2012
Vancouver roads use recycled plastic in paving process
Vancouver’s recycled plastic may be reincarnated as highway pavement. The city has revealed a new way to make asphalt using a ...
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Tesla reveals plan for 'new kind of pickup,' heavy duty truck
VIDEO: Tracked drilling rig tips onto rear end in longest rollover trailering accident ever
VIDEO: Workers leap to safety from burning boom lift 6 stories up
Ram says Ford Super Duty's claim to towing throne isn't fair
Crane collapses atop Tappan Zee Bridge, shutting down traffic and injuring 5
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Recession weary heavy equipment buyers flock to rental, RPOs to lower ...
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Cummins unveils X12, X15 engines for 2017, rebrands heavy-duty lineup
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Articulated dump trucks see rapid size growth as customers move to ...
by Equipment World Staff
Komatsu acquires mining equipment maker Joy Global for $3 billion
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VIDEO: Workers leap to safety from burning boom lift 6 stories ...
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