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Wash. tests road charge as gas tax alternative
Washington has begun a pilot program to test out an alternative to the gas tax. The Washington State Transportation Commission ...
New products designed to ease ELD mandate compliance
To get ready for the December 18 federal electronics logging device mandate, companies have been releasing new software and ...
New exit signs coming to R.I. Interstate 295
Rhode Island drivers will soon see a change to exit signs on Interstate 295 as the state department of ...
Nevada DOT hopes I-11 signs will stop GPS confusion
A new two-mile section of an interstate highway that will eventually link Las Vegas and Phoenix – and one ...
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Learn how training your operators to reduce idle time can improve your excavator’s resale value. It’s not uncommon for an…
Equipment Roundup: Komatsu semi-auto PC210LCi-11 excavator; Ditch Witch’s MT9 Microtrencher; Cat Buggy hot rod; What to see at ICUEE 2017
Komatsu launches second-gen PC210LCi-11 semi-auto excavator with improved controls Last year Komatsu let us do some digging with their new ...
Side-By-Side: Comparing Cat, Deere, Komatsu and Topcon mast-less dozer GPS systems
GPS* machine control started out as a tangle of aftermarket products all bolted on and wired up as retrofits ...
Year in Review: The Biggest Construction Equipment News Stories of 2016
While everyone has their sights on ConExpo in March, it might be easy to overlook what a busy year ...
Trimble intros several updates to field survey tools, SketchUp for use with compact equipment
If you do a lot of work with skid steers, compact track loaders and mini-excavators, Trimble has developed a ...
GNSS machine control allows Halley Engineering Contractors to widen Florida’s deadly SR 997 2 months ahead of schedule
In the period from 2005 to 2011, the 36-mile stretch of Florida’s State Road 997 between the city of ...
Three views on the past, present and rapidly evolving future of GPS in heavy construction
Editor's Note:This is the fourth in a four-part GPS/GNSS 101 series. To read more, click here. It’s hard to believe, ...
FHWA awards grants to 7 states to test mileage-based user fee collection methods
The Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has awarded $14.2 million in federal grants to seven states—California, Delaware, Hawaii, Minnesota, Missouri, ...
How to set up and operate a dozer using GPS blade control (VIDEO)
Editor's Note: This is the third in our four-part GPS/GNSS 101 series. To read more, click here. Bulldozers were the first machines ...
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Toyota enters construction truck segment with debut of Hino XL7, XL8
Komatsu-owned dealers part ways with Deere-owned Wirtgen products
Stress tests were underway when Miami bridge collapsed during accelerated construction
Equipment Roundup: Chevy unveils new medium duty Silverados; Toyota enters construction truck market; How Komatsu KomVision cameras eliminate blind spots; Case intros 2 rollers; 3 new Cat rollers feature oscillation
International unveils MV Series trucks: eventual DuraStar successor brings Class 8 comforts
22 tons tip over on a tiny jack
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Chevy unveils Silverado 4500HD, 5500HD, surprise 6500HD in return to medium duty
by Jason Cannon
OSHA silica rules boost dust vac sales as contractors ‘tool up’ to comply
by Don McLoud
Colorado’s Solid Earth Civil Constructors named 2018 Contractor of the Year
by Tom Jackson
800-hp Yenko Silverado is one monster of a limited edition truck
by Equipment World Staff
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