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Yokohama Tire increasing OTR tires price 5 percent
Yokohama Tire Corp. is implementing a price increase of up to 5 percent on all of its off-the-road (OTR) ...
Mica: House Republican conferees ready to negotiate highway reforms
House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman John L. Mica (R-Fla.) released the following statement after conferring with House Republican ...
Construction industry unemployment rate fell to 14.5 percent, down from 17.2 percent
The nation’s construction industry unemployment rate fell to 14.5 percent, down from 17.2 percent in March and 17.8 percent ...
Equipment financing confidence index dips slightly
The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation’s Monthly Confidence Index for the equipment finance industry for May is 59.2, ...
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Nonresidential construction spending falls 1.6 percent in February
Total nonresidential construction spending fell 1.6 percent in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $555.4 ...
Ritchie Bros. completes AssetNation acquisition
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers has successfully completed the acquisition of AssetNation, an online marketplace and solutions provider for surplus and ...
Deere 2012 Q2 earnings $1.056B
Deere & Co. reports that its second-quarter net income was was $1.056 billion, or $2.61 per share, for the ...
Transportation bill must be inflation-adjusted
The American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) sent a letter to conferees for the reauthorization of a highway ...
DOT gives states $20M for natural disaster repair
The U.S. Department of Transportation on Monday, May 7, announced $20 million for Oregon, Alabama and South Carolina to ...
Good news, bad news on construction employment front
The construction industry lost 2,000 jobs in April, following similar declines of 3,000 in March and 1,000 in February, ...
Ritchie Bros. Q1 net earnings at $18 million
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers announces net earnings and adjusted net earnings for the three months ended March 31, 2012 of ...
27 airports in PA getting $12.6 million investment
Twenty-seven airports across Pennsylvania will improve facilities and enhance safety with a $12.6 million investment of federal and state ...
MDU Resources Group reports Q1 earnings of $42.8 million
MDU Resources Group on April 30 reported first quarter consolidated earnings of $35.6 million, or 19 cents per common ...
House passes 90-day transportation extension, motion for conference could come today
The U.S. House of Representatives passed a 90-day extension of the surface transportation program (from June 30 to Sept. ...
Take Two: House passes another SAFETEA-LU extension
The House of Representatives passed the Surface Transportation Extension Act of 2012, Part II, on April 18 by a ...
Construction industry loses 7,000 jobs in March
The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) reports that construction industry lost 7,000 jobs in March, inching the unemployment rate ...
TIGER grant request at $10.2 billion, surpasses available funding
An "overwhelming demand" for Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery (TIGER) grants has far surpassed available funding, with applications to ...
TRIP releasing report of top 40 surface transportation projects in MD
A new report, “The Top 40 Surface Transportation Projects to Support Economic Growth and Quality of Life in Maryland,” ...
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Cat unveils its first UTVs with gas and diesel models coming Summer 2018
Cat unveils 3 20-ton Next Gen excavators: ‘Platform for the future’ boasts new hydraulic tech, remote start from phone app
3 contractors, 2 VDOT employees plead guilty to snowplow bribery
Nortrax sells seven South Florida Deere dealerships
VIDEO: Time-lapse condenses four years of construction on N.Y.’s new Cuomo Bridge
Tandem lift tragedy
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Volvo CE intros EC27D excavator: Short-swing size with more power
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Cat intros PM820, PM822, PM825 cold planers with grade control integration
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Chevy unveils 2018 Silverado High Performance, a Corvette-inspired sport truck
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