Friday Fun: Dirtiest Man on TV Mike Rowe Joins CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 Tech Talks
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Friday Fun: Dirtiest Man on TV Mike Rowe Joins CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 Tech Talks

CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 recently announced that Executive Producer and Host Mike Rowe, best known as the “dirtiest man on TV” from the hit TV series Dirty…

Ditch Witch to Reveal New Mini Skid Steers and Stand-On Trencher at The Rental Show
Compact Tool Carriers

Ditch Witch to Reveal New Mini Skid Steers and Stand-On Trencher at The Rental Show

Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, will unveil its new mini skid steers and stand-on trencher at The Rental Show this week in Orlando (booth 5300)….

International Truck/Navistar Awarded NJPA Contract
Trucks

International Truck/Navistar Awarded NJPA Contract

A new contract awarded to International Truck by the National Joint Powers Alliance (NJPA) will expand sales opportunities for new International Class 6, 7, and…

Take Control of the Future: Topcon Advises Training and Access to Construction Tech
Hand Tools

Take Control of the Future: Topcon Advises Training and Access to Construction Tech

The construction industry is dynamic — ever changing and evolving through technology. The way contractors work today is clearly much different than 50 years ago…

Talking Shop: Understanding Mini Excavator Maintenance
Excavators

Talking Shop: Understanding Mini Excavator Maintenance

How Investing in Your Machine Now Can Pay Dividends Down the Road Compact excavators are surging in popularity, with sales increasing in just about every…

Miller Named 2016 Supplier of the Year by United Rentals
Hand Tools

Miller Named 2016 Supplier of the Year by United Rentals

Miller Electric Mfg. Co., a leading worldwide manufacturer of arc welding equipment, has been named the 2016 Supplier of the Year by United Rentals. The…

Top Ten Ditch Witch Dealerships of 2016 Honored With Crescent Club Award
Business and Software

Top Ten Ditch Witch Dealerships of 2016 Honored With Crescent Club Award

Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, awarded top dealerships in 2016 with its highest honor — membership to the prestigious Crescent Club. “We continually…

Alexander Acosta Highly Qualified to Serve as Labor Secretary, AGC Says
Business and Software

Alexander Acosta Highly Qualified to Serve as Labor Secretary, AGC Says

The chief executive officer of the Associated General Contractors of America, Stephen E. Sandherr, issued the following statement on the nomination of Alexander Acosta to…

Consider Switching to Modified Short-Circuit MIG Welding to Significantly Improve Productivity
Hand Tools

Consider Switching to Modified Short-Circuit MIG Welding to Significantly Improve Productivity

Switch to Modified Short-Circuit MIG to Significantly Improve Productivity As organizations look for ways to improve profitability and maintain a competitive edge, there are solutions…

Housing Production in January Levels Off After Multifamily Surge
Business and Software

Housing Production in January Levels Off After Multifamily Surge

Housing starts returned to trend, dropping 2.6 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.246 million units, according to newly released data from the…

Subsite Electronics Top Volume Dealer Awarded at Annual Dealer Conferences
Hand Tools

Subsite Electronics Top Volume Dealer Awarded at Annual Dealer Conferences

Subsite Electronics, a Charles Machine Works Company, recognized Grant Medlin, owner of Ditch Witch Sales Inc. and Ditch Witch of Florida with the Top Volume…

In Control — Learn How Grade Control Systems Give Excavator Operators a Helping Hand
Attachments

In Control — Learn How Grade Control Systems Give Excavator Operators a Helping Hand

Excavator operators no longer have an excuse if they can’t make the grade. Machine-control systems now offer them …

Ready to Rent: Backhoe Loaders Make a Great Rental Option for Contractors
Backhoes

Ready to Rent: Backhoe Loaders Make a Great Rental Option for Contractors

Acting as the perfect blend of excavator and wheel loader in one machine, the backhoe loader has made a name for itself among utility contractors. With its ability to dig, lift, carry and everything in …

On Air: What to Know when Selecting an Air Compressor
Compressors

On Air: What to Know when Selecting an Air Compressor

In the world of construction, it’s amazing what a little air can do. Thanks …

Innovative Iron Awards 2016: Engines from Perkins, Kubota and Cummins
Engines

Innovative Iron Awards 2016: Engines from Perkins, Kubota and Cummins

 The Coolest and Most Creative Compact Equipment of 2016
The bad news: Future growth in construction and landscaping will require increased skills and productivity to stay competitive. The good news: Manufacturers from Cat to …

Wow: Hipower Systems Generator Enclosures Achieve Wind Resistance Certification to 180 Miles per Hour
Generators

Wow: Hipower Systems Generator Enclosures Achieve Wind Resistance Certification to 180 Miles per Hour

Hipower Systems, a manufacturer of power-generation and power distribution equipment in the U.S. …

Take Control of the Future: Topcon Advises Training and Access to Construction Tech
Hand Tools

Take Control of the Future: Topcon Advises Training and Access to Construction Tech

The construction industry is dynamic — ever changing and evolving through technology. The way contractors work today is …

Shine On: Keep Projects Bright with These Top Portable Light Tower Products
Light Towers

Shine On: Keep Projects Bright with These Top Portable Light Tower Products

Chicago Pneumatic LED
Chicago Pneumatic is promoting the CPLT V5+ HiLight LED light tower in its lineup that features a heavy-duty polyethylene canopy for rugged durability …

Bobcat will display M2-Series loaders at 2017 CONEXPO-CON/AGG
Skid Steers

Bobcat will display M2-Series loaders at 2017 CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Bobcat Co. will exhibit a variety of compact equipment, including its M2-Series loaders, …

ASV Offers Powerful RT-75 HD Compact Track Loader for Productivity in Tough Applications
Track Loaders

ASV Offers Powerful RT-75 HD Compact Track Loader for Productivity in Tough Applications

ASV LLC, an industry-leading manufacturer of allpurpose and all-season compact track loaders and …

John Deere Improves Compact Wheel Loaders to Deliver Even More Power and Productivity
Wheel Loaders

John Deere Improves Compact Wheel Loaders to Deliver Even More Power and Productivity

Customers looking for machines that are productive, versatile and ready for anything should look no …

JLG Plans to Shut Down Manufacturing Lines in Its Orrville, Ohio, Plant
Telehandlers

JLG Plans to Shut Down Manufacturing Lines in Its Orrville, Ohio, Plant

JLG Industries Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and a leading global manufacturer of aerial work …

Ditch Witch to Reveal New Mini Skid Steers and Stand-On Trencher at The Rental Show
Compact Tool Carriers

Ditch Witch to Reveal New Mini Skid Steers and Stand-On Trencher at The Rental Show

Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, will unveil its new mini skid steers …