Compact Excavators – 2014 Spec Guide
Excavators

Compact Excavators – 2014 Spec Guide

Over the past two decades, the small, tool-carrier excavator has found its home in the American construction equipment fleet. It’s a machine that migrated from…

Construction Backlog Indicator reaches all-time high in second quarter
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Construction Backlog Indicator reaches all-time high in second quarter

The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) Construction Backlog Indicator (CBI) reached an all-time high in the second quarter of 2014. CBI improved 5.4 percent following…

Terex adds Manitoba’s AgCon Equipment as compact equipment distributor
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Terex adds Manitoba’s AgCon Equipment as compact equipment distributor

AgCon Equipment (Agriculture and Construction Equipment Sales, Service Parts and Rentals) is now an authorized distributor of the Terex compact construction equipment line, including compact…

Yanmar Mini Excavators — 2014 Spec Guide
Excavators

Yanmar Mini Excavators — 2014 Spec Guide

Since its inception in 1912, Yanmar’s core business has been the production of engines. Following the introduction of the walk-behind dozer in 1967, Yanmar introduced…

The Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power hosts international conference
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The Center for Compact and Efficient Fluid Power hosts international conference

Manufacturers, OEMs, researchers and media from around the nation will convene in Nashville, Tenn., from Oct. 13-16 for the Fluid Power Innovation and Research Conference 2014…

Wacker Neuson Mini Excavators — 2014 Spec Guide
Excavators

Wacker Neuson Mini Excavators — 2014 Spec Guide

Wacker Neuson only began offering excavators to the U.S. market in 2008, but it was one of the first companies to introduce mini excavators to…