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Go Build Alabama helps boost trade school attendance 30%, redirects ads to teens (VIDEO)
Nearly four years into the Go Build Alabama construction career promotion, there’s evidence kids are heeding and acting on ...
VIDEO: Mike Rowe opens up about opera, skilled trades and Dirty Jobs (EXCLUSIVE)
All of the new machines are obviously the star of a show like ConExpo. But one of the highlights ...
Six-week Massachusetts construction crash course prepares low income, minority workers for the industry
As the U.S. construction industry continues to explore ways to battle the current skilled worker shortage, a training program ...
Ohio Gov. Kasich expands vocational education to middle schools
Previewing what he would discuss as part of his State of the State address Monday night, Ohio Gov. John ...
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For heavy equipment operators, their office is the cab. That’s where they’re comfortable. That’s where they’re calling the shots. But…
Milwaukee County dedicates $400,000 to construction, trades training
Using money from real estate sales, Milwaukee County recently provided a lot of help in the funding of a ...
Report: Washington D.C. excludes successful construction-trades academy from “priority” career initiative funding
Despite a 90-percent graduation rate and a more-than 60-percent college-going rate, a Washington D.C. construction-trades academy was excluded from ...
Mike Rowe: “We no longer equate dirt with success. But we should.”
We like Mike Rowe. His Go Build series of TV spots and YouTube videos do a great job of introducing ...
European neighbors look to Germany’s vocational training system in order to combat high youth unemployment rates
As of late, Germany has been receiving a lot of attention and praise for its dual-education system. A system ...
U.S. needs to “Think Big” like Germany if it wants to escape construction, technician labor shortage
Contractors and equipment dealers struggling to find a solution to the shortage of trained technicians in the United States, ...
Colorado community college sees sparked interest in welding
In a story from Fort Collins newspaper The Coloradoan that hopefully has strong indications of a trend across all ...
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
Tesla unveils electric semi: 500 mile range, ‘racecar’ cab, and ‘impossible to jackknife’
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Cat unveils its first UTVs with gas and diesel models coming Summer 2018
by Joy Powell
Volvo CE intros EC27D excavator: Short-swing size with more power
by Wayne Grayson
Motor grader operation remains a skill earned through training, despite advance of machine control
by Staff Report
Cat intros PM820, PM822, PM825 cold planers with grade control integration
by Wayne Grayson
Chevy unveils 2018 Silverado High Performance, a Corvette-inspired sport truck
by Jason Cannon
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