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Hitachi eyes North American distribution network with Sullair purchase
Hitachi is purchasing Sullair from Accudyne to pick up the company’s portable air compressor business and as a means ...
Business Roundup: Cat to move global HQ to Deerfield; Topcon adds Griner and Schmitz to dealer network; Cat sales up; Hino Trucks adds dealers to Certified Ultimate Network
Caterpillar will move global HQ to Deerfield, lll., beginning this year Nearly three months after announcing plans that the company ...
Acosta confirmed as next Secretary of Labor
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Alexander Acosta to be the next Secretary of Labor, making him the only Latino in Trump's ...
Volvo CE Q1 profit soars as net sales grow 30%
Volvo Construction Equipment reports first quarter 2017 net sales increased 30 percent compared to the same period last year, ...
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5 reasons to consider a wheeled excavator
Wheeled excavators have been staples in construction fleets throughout Europe and Asia for decades, but in the United States they’ve…
United Rentals Q1 net income up 18.5%, total revenue grows 3.5%
United Rentals' first quarter 2017 total revenue grew by 3.5 percent, to $1.36 billion, compared to the same quarter last ...
Brock’s Grading and Land Clearing built success based on sound financials, safety
In 1998, Mike Brock was just three years out of high school when he began his construction career. He ...
Hyundai spins off Construction Equipment division as new company
Hyundai Heavy Industries announced Wednesday that it has spun off its Construction Equipment division as a new company, Hyundai Construction Equipment ...
U.S. home starts fall 6.2% in March
Construction on new homes in the U.S. fell in March with declines ing both single- and multi-family starts. Total home starts ...
Finley Asphalt purchases Mid-Atlantic Paving & Sealing
Finley Asphalt & Concrete, based in Virginia, has purchased Mid-Atlantic Paving & Sealing, a move that extends Finley’s service ...
Business Roundup: Construction jobs up; Altorfer Inc. adds Thunder Creek products; C.N. Wood to carry Terramac; Crafco buys Crafco Texas; OSHA delays silica rule
Construction adds 6,000 jobs in March Though the increase wasn’t as substantial as the two months that preceded it, the U.S. ...
Can Trump’s wall be built? Will it be effective? Should you bid? No, no and no. Here’s why.
As of last week, more than 700 companies had responded to the Customs and Border Patrol agency’s request for ...
OSHA delays silica rule, says more time needed for outreach, education and guidance
With not much more than two months to go, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is putting the brakes ...
Trump stresses need for reduced regulatory steps for infrastructure projects
In two separate presentations April 4, President Donald Trump stressed the need for reduced regulatory steps required for infrastructure ...
Hard Hat High: How to protect your construction company from substance abuse (PART 2)
Editor's Note: This is part two of a two-part series. To read part one, click here. There is a story ...
Construction spending up 0.8% in February
U.S. construction spending rose 0.8 percent in February on gains in the residential market. Total spending rose to a seasonally adjusted ...
Dynapac NA names Larranaga as VP of finance & administration
Dynapac North America has named Shellie Larranaga as vice president of finance and administration for the road construction equipment ...
With shift in contractor demand, rent-to-rent should be part of every equipment dealer’s mix
In the early 2000s, an Associated Equipment Dealers (AED) meeting featured a contractor panel where the moderator delved into ...
Ritchie Bros. breaks record at Fort Worth auction with more than $75 million in sales
Ritchie Bros. reports its Fort Worth, Texas, auction March 15-16 broke records for the location in sales, number of ...
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Stress tests were underway when Miami bridge collapsed during accelerated construction
Engineering firm responds to questions after deadly Miami bridge collapse
Volvo unveils new VNX Series trucks designed for heaviest of heavy-haul duties
Engineer reported but ‘not concerned’ about cracking in Miami bridge before deadly collapse; no road closure for stress testing also at issue
Ford teases new off-road and electric SUVs, hybrid pickup in truck-heavy preview of product line revamp
22 tons tip over on a tiny jack
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International unveils MV Series trucks: eventual DuraStar successor brings Class 8 comforts
by Jason Cannon
Unique drive system design key to improvements on Cat’s new PM310, PM312, PM313 cold planers
by Wayne Grayson
Toyota enters construction truck segment with debut of Hino XL7, XL8
by Jason Cannon
How Komatsu’s KomVision birds-eye camera system eliminates excavator blind spots
by Tom Jackson
Chevy unveils Silverado 4500HD, 5500HD, surprise 6500HD in return to medium duty
by Jason Cannon
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