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Skid Steers Settle In As Go-To Compact Equipment
After a decade of ceding market share to compact track loaders, skid steers are holding their own, and continued development is strengthening their position.
March 18, 2021
DOZERS REDEFINED: How electronics and machine control made mid-size dozers smarter
There’s a direct correlation between power and fuel consumption; more power requires more fuel. Higher injection pressures, careful design of the piston and combustion chamber, turbocharging and other mechanical ploys improve combustion efficiency and help ensure maximum power is extracted from each unit of fuel, but they don’t change the fundamentals. More power still requires […]
July 1, 2014
Are Tier 4 excavators worth the higher cost?
Tier 4 Interim excavators are rolling into the market with Tier 4 Final models close behind. They’re more expensive than the Tier 3 machines they replace. Is a low-hour used Tier 3 machine a better choice? Why pay extra just for a Tier 4 engine? Legitimate questions, so we turned to product managers for the […]
February 28, 2014
How to build out the perfect work truck by taking advantage of dealer spec’ing technologies
Not long ago spec’ing a vocational truck meant going to a dealer, picking from a limited list of wheelbases and axle ratings, selecting a few options for the cab and then welding, drilling and cutting until all your equipment fit. Those were the Dark Ages of truck building. What we have now is a period […]
November 1, 2013
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Haulotte’s New Electric Sigma Articulating Booms Can Lift 2 Workers Up 46 Feet
They also boast a best-in-class working envelope.
Pedestrian Bridge Collapses Onto D.C. Highway After Truck Crash
Deadly Spring in the Trenches: 6 Dead, 4 Rescued in 10 Separate Trench Collapses
Cat S62 Phone Keeps Rugged DNA, Offers Crossover Design
LiuGong North America to Roll Out New Excavators, Dozers, Wheel Loaders
Equipment World Contractor of the Year
The Contractor of the Year contest recognizes contractors who have annual revenues of between $3 million and $15 million and exemplify the highest standards of construction professionals.
8 Benefits of GPS Fleet Tracking For Construction
Put yourself in control of your business with GPS tracking. Get peace of mind with increased visibility, improved worker productivity and reduced costs. Download this eBook to find out how.