Propane Autogas introduces new brand/logo, stakes claim as leading alt fuel
Engines

Propane Autogas introduces new brand/logo, stakes claim as leading alt fuel

The Propane Education & Research Council debuted its first-ever logo and brand identity made specifically for propane autogas: Propane Autogas Clean American Energy. Sometimes referred…

Eaton’s new Char-Lynn HP30 motor senor enhances speed sensing capabilities
OEM Systems

Eaton’s new Char-Lynn HP30 motor senor enhances speed sensing capabilities

Power management company Eaton recently announced the launch of the new speed sensor for the company’s Char-Lynn HP30 motor. This additional feature offers customers the…

Check out Loftness’ new Kwik-Trim mechanical trimmer
Attachments

Check out Loftness’ new Kwik-Trim mechanical trimmer

Loftness Specialized Equipment has released a new version of its Kwik-Trim compact mechanical tree trimmer for right-of-way maintenance work. Featuring an upgraded chassis and powertrain, the…

Fluid Power Challenge Competitions for kids
OEM Systems

Fluid Power Challenge Competitions for kids

The University of Minnesota and the Georgia Institute of Technology host the NFPA Fluid Power Challenge — a competition that gets middle school students excited…

McLaren Industries launches new website
OEM Systems

McLaren Industries launches new website

McLaren Industries has launched a new website for its line of solid cushion tires, over-the-tire tracks and rubber tracks. The new site is designed for…

City of Manassas, Va., to upgrade water transmission line
Business and Software

City of Manassas, Va., to upgrade water transmission line

As part of the City of Manassas Capital Improvement Program, Manassas’ water transmission main line has been slated for an upgrade, replacing the 24-in. water…

Atlas Copco Ranks 23rd Among World’s Most Sustainable Corporations
Business and Software

Atlas Copco Ranks 23rd Among World’s Most Sustainable Corporations

For the ninth time, Atlas Copco has landed on the Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World index. The 2015 list, presented on Jan….

Millennials seek smaller houses, but won’t sacrifice details
Business and Software

Millennials seek smaller houses, but won’t sacrifice details

As Millennials begin to enter the home buying market in larger numbers, homes will get a little smaller, laundry rooms will be essential and home…

Canada’s SMS Equipment now carries Fecon
Track Loaders

Canada’s SMS Equipment now carries Fecon

SMS Equipment Inc. augmented its equipment offerings with the addition of heavy-duty, high-production products from mulching-industry leader Fecon. Established in 1992, Fecon manufactures a broad…

Tackling Walk-Behind Trowels
Hand Tools

Tackling Walk-Behind Trowels

Power trowels can be used on larger concrete slabs requiring a floated or troweled finish. Typically these machines are used to produce a more densely…

Operating Tips to Extend the Life of a Skid Steer Loader
Skid Steers

Operating Tips to Extend the Life of a Skid Steer Loader

A skid steer loader is one of the most frequently used tools on a jobsite. To keep it performing productively over time, operators should follow…

Check out Loftness’ new Kwik-Trim mechanical trimmer
Attachments

Check out Loftness’ new Kwik-Trim mechanical trimmer

Loftness Specialized Equipment has released a new version of its Kwik-Trim compact mechanical tree trimmer for right-of-way maintenance work. Featuring an upgraded chassis and powertrain, the new unit offers more horsepower, increased stability and …

Terex Debuts Rental-Ready TLB840R Backhoe Loader
Backhoes

Terex Debuts Rental-Ready TLB840R Backhoe Loader

Heading to The Rental Show in New Orleans next month? Get ready to feast your eyes …

Kaeser Compressors Breaks Ground on Expansion
Compressors

Kaeser Compressors Breaks Ground on Expansion

Former President of Kaeser Compressors, Reiner Mueller; current President, Frank Mueller; Tim Fitch, Special Projects Manager of Kaeser Compressors; Gib DeShazo, …

Propane Autogas introduces new brand/logo, stakes claim as leading alt fuel
Engines

Propane Autogas introduces new brand/logo, stakes claim as leading alt fuel

The Propane Education & Research Council debuted its first-ever logo and brand identity made specifically for propane autogas: Propane Autogas Clean American Energy. Sometimes …

Innovative Iron Awards: Kohler’s Gaseous-Fueled Mobile Generator
Generators

Innovative Iron Awards: Kohler’s Gaseous-Fueled Mobile Generator

The heart and soul of a good company is the creativity it brings to a marketplace. Innovation (as we’ll call it) is both the knowledge a business bestows to an industry and also the imagination …

Tackling Walk-Behind Trowels
Hand Tools

Tackling Walk-Behind Trowels

Power trowels can be used on larger concrete slabs requiring a floated or troweled finish. Typically these machines are used to produce a more densely troweled floor on concrete that is too stiff to otherwise …

Terex AWP introduces new AL5 vertical mast light tower
Light Towers

Terex AWP introduces new AL5 vertical mast light tower

Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP), a business segment of Terex Corp., has introduced the new Terex …

Operating Tips to Extend the Life of a Skid Steer Loader
Skid Steers

Operating Tips to Extend the Life of a Skid Steer Loader

A skid steer loader is one of the most frequently used tools on a jobsite. To keep it performing productively over time, operators should follow these simple operating tips to extend the life of the …

Canada’s SMS Equipment now carries Fecon
Track Loaders

Canada’s SMS Equipment now carries Fecon

SMS Equipment Inc. augmented its equipment offerings with the addition of heavy-duty, high-production products from mulching-industry leader Fecon. Established in 1992, Fecon manufactures a broad line of durable, purpose-built machines that …

John Deere 244K/324K wheel loaders deliver big results in a compact package
Wheel Loaders

John Deere 244K/324K wheel loaders deliver big results in a compact package

John Deere introduces the heavy lifting, tight turning 244K and 324K compact wheel loaders. Both machines are loaded with features to increase productivity, visibility, versatility and lower daily operating costs for the landscape, …

Earning Our Telehandler Certification Using Genie Lift Pro Training
Telehandlers

Earning Our Telehandler Certification Using Genie Lift Pro Training

Raising the Standards
A larger effort is needed to create a skilled workforce with employment potential in the construction industry. That’s our job here at Compact Equipment — to educate the construction workforce — so when …

Toro continues to expand underground dealer network
Compact Tool Carriers

Toro continues to expand underground dealer network

The Toro Co. recently welcomed two additional equipment dealers to their expanding distribution network. The new dealers will carry the full line of Toro underground equipment, including directional drills, compact utility loaders, trenchers, vibratory …