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Report Shows High Optimism Among Construction Professionals
Ninety-nine percent in North America are optimistic about their organizations in 2022.
July 28, 2022
Google Search for ‘Construction Recession’ Mirrors 2008 Levels, Report Says
Are fear and anxiety creeping into the construction industry? A new report says yes.
July 26, 2022
Used Equipment Prices Cooling? Ritchie Bros. Sees Signs of Stabilization
After hitting record highs in June, the used market shows signs of peaking, new report says.
July 22, 2022
Threat of Recession Dampens Positive Construction Job Report
Construction employment climbs by 13,000 in June, but a decrease in jobseekers leaves a record number of unfilled positions at end of May.
July 12, 2022
Construction Job Openings and Spending Continue Decline in May
Signs of an economic slowdown are reflected in construction labor market data, according to economists.
July 7, 2022
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Quick Data: Top-Selling Excavators and Sales Trends
See which models were best-sellers and fetched top dollar at auction.
June 30, 2022
Quick Data: Top-Selling Skid Steers and Sales Trends
Find out what skid steer brands took top dollar at auction and claimed the highest market share for financed new and used sales.
June 17, 2022
Quick Data: How Have Dozer Sales and Auction Prices Fared Since 2020?
According to Randall Reilly's EDA and Top Bid data, Caterpillar dominated the pack with the top financed new and used dozer models, as well as the top models sold at auction from April 2021 to March 2022.
June 3, 2022
Construction Spending Dropping Due to Lack of Workers, Economists Say
It's not for a lack of projects that nonresidential construction spending is declining, say economists.
June 3, 2022
Dodge Economist: 35% Chance of Recession in 2022, But It’s Not in His Forecast
But he's betting on construction growth instead.
June 2, 2022
Demand for Labor Remains Strong, But Recession Looms, says ABC
“Many economists believe that a recession in America over the next 12 to 18 months has become virtually inevitable,” says ABC Chief Economist Anirban Basu.
May 4, 2022
How Contractors Can Continue to Navigate 2022
Ben Johnston, COO of Kapitus, provides insight for construction contractors on how to approach current issues.
April 22, 2022
Economists: Material Prices, Labor & Supply Issues Threatening Contractors
Construction input costs are up 39% from pre-pandemic levels and are outpacing bid price increases, new data show.
April 19, 2022
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Cat's New 789 Mining Truck: Bigger Payload, More Power, Less Fuel
The rigid-frame hauler delivers the highest horsepower in its class and also gets a new cab.
Volvo Upgrades its L25 Electric Wheel Loader with More Speed, Faster Charging
New HP SitePrint Robot Lays Out Jobsites at Lightning Speed (Video)
Komatsu Revamps Its Largest Rigid-Frame Dump Truck, the HD1500-8E0
Deere Brings "No Frills" 644 G-Tier Wheel Loader to U.S. Market
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 Important Signs You’re Ready For Fleet Vehicle Tracking
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