Strong Economy, Weaker Dollar Help Construction Materials Prices Recover in January, Says ABC
Business and Software

Strong Economy, Weaker Dollar Help Construction Materials Prices Recover in January, Says ABC

Overall construction input prices increased 1.1 percent in January, reversing a slight decline in December 2017, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) analysis…

Danfoss Introduces NFPE Control Option for MP1 Pumps, Enhancing Applications for Compact Wheel Loaders, Dumpers and Telehandlers
OEM Systems

Danfoss Introduces NFPE Control Option for MP1 Pumps, Enhancing Applications for Compact Wheel Loaders, Dumpers and Telehandlers

The new option expands the current MP1 pump portfolio, covering a broader range of applications Danfoss Power Solutions recently introduced a new Non-Feedback Proportional Electric…

ARA Forecasts Equipment Rental Industry to Grow to Nearly $60 Billion by 2021
Business and Software

ARA Forecasts Equipment Rental Industry to Grow to Nearly $60 Billion by 2021

In its latest five-year forecast, the American Rental Association (ARA) expects equipment rental industry revenue to continue to grow consistently in the United States over…

Titan debuts Goodyear R14, Develops Crossover Tire for Compact Tractors
OEM Systems

Titan debuts Goodyear R14, Develops Crossover Tire for Compact Tractors

Titan International recently announced a new versatile tire — the Goodyear R14 — that can meet growers’ needs whether they are in the field or…

RIDGID Features New Innovations at WWETT
Hand Tools

RIDGID Features New Innovations at WWETT

If 2017 was the year of the smart home, 2018 is poised to be the year of smarter tools. The full line of RIDGID SeeSnake…

Construction Employment Increases in 269 Metro Areas Between Dec. 2016-2017
Business and Software

Construction Employment Increases in 269 Metro Areas Between Dec. 2016-2017

Construction employment increased in 269 out of 358 metro areas between December 2016 and December 2017, declined in 43 and stagnated in 46, according to…

Lincoln Electric Named One of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies (Congrats!)
Business and Software

Lincoln Electric Named One of the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies (Congrats!)

Recognition honors those who operate with purpose and incorporate integrity into their ecosystems Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a…

On Air: Check Out What’s New in the Air Compressor Market
Compressors

On Air: Check Out What’s New in the Air Compressor Market

It’s amazing what air compressors can do on a job. Whether it’s a demolition contractor breaking concrete with a hammer or a landscaper clearing out…

Dynapac North America Partners with These Independent Rep Agencies to Serve the Rental Industry
Business and Software

Dynapac North America Partners with These Independent Rep Agencies to Serve the Rental Industry

Dynapac North America, a leading manufacturer of rollers for asphalt and soil applications, pavers and planers, recently announced partnerships with seven independent manufacturer representative agencies…

World of Construction: German Construction Equipment Industry in the Middle of a Boom
Business and Software

World of Construction: German Construction Equipment Industry in the Middle of a Boom

The German construction equipment industry ended 2017 with turnover of 10.8 billion euros — an increase of 15 percent compared to the previous year. It…

Enjoy Terex AWP’s Full Year 2017 Financial Results (Spoiler: Net Sales Up +4.7%)
Business and Software

Enjoy Terex AWP’s Full Year 2017 Financial Results (Spoiler: Net Sales Up +4.7%)

Following Terex Corporation’s release of its fourth quarter and full year 2017 results, Terex Aerial Work Platforms (AWP) is pleased to share these, along with…

Clockwork Concrete Pour: Achieving a Quality Floor Depends on Quality Finishing Equipment
Hand Tools

Clockwork Concrete Pour: Achieving a Quality Floor Depends on Quality Finishing Equipment

Anyone who knows concrete knows a large pour can be unpredictable. Many factors play into a smooth-running pour, and for Milis Flatwork, Kaukauna, Wis., a…

Sunbelt Rentals Launches New User-Friendly Website
Business and Software

Sunbelt Rentals Launches New User-Friendly Website

Sunbelt Rentals has launched the new SunbeltRentals.com comprised of updated features and benefits designed for an easier, faster equipment rental experience. The optimization and enhancement…

Save Time, Control Costs, ‘Go Green’ on the Jobsite: These 6 Tools Can Help
Business and Software

Save Time, Control Costs, ‘Go Green’ on the Jobsite: These 6 Tools Can Help

The search for efficiency in terms of labor, materials and timelines has come with the territory in the construction industry from the moment someone first…

Get Cordless Compatibility with Hilti Cordless Combihammer TE 30-A36 and Cordless Rotary Hammer TE 6-A36
Hand Tools

Get Cordless Compatibility with Hilti Cordless Combihammer TE 30-A36 and Cordless Rotary Hammer TE 6-A36

Hilti is advancing cordless tool technology by bringing a compatible lighter-weight, 36V battery platform to its new cordless combihammer TE 30-A36 and cordless rotary hammer…

JLG to Host Q&A Sessions Regarding Changing ANSI Standards at The Rental Show This Week
Industry Events

JLG to Host Q&A Sessions Regarding Changing ANSI Standards at The Rental Show This Week

Series of live informational sessions will be held at booth #4413 JLG Industries Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and a leading global manufacturer of aerial…

Does Owning a Welder/Generator/Air Compressor Make Sense for Residential Contractors?
Compressors

Does Owning a Welder/Generator/Air Compressor Make Sense for Residential Contractors?

Residential construction is not the first industry you think of as it relates to welding equipment. There’s very little in the way of traditional welding…

Tsurumi to Bring Its Industry-Leading Pumps to The Rental Show This Week
Pumps

Tsurumi to Bring Its Industry-Leading Pumps to The Rental Show This Week

Tsurumi Pump will feature a deep lineup of its industry-leading products at ARA’s The Rental Show 2018, the largest equipment rental trade show in the…

Shine the Light on Productivity with the New Hilti Task Light SL 2-A22
Light Towers

Shine the Light on Productivity with the New Hilti Task Light SL 2-A22

The versatile new Hilti task light SL 2-A22 packs a whole lot of illumination into a very small package. Put it on the ground, hang…

Manitou Launches NewAg MLT Telehandlers for the Agricultural Industry
Telehandlers

Manitou Launches NewAg MLT Telehandlers for the Agricultural Industry

Manitou’s NewAg telescopic loaders. The new line unveils essential innovations in comfort, performance and efficiency for the agricultural industry. Three new MLT (Manitou Loading Telescopic…

On the Level: Explaining the Various Grade Control Technologies for Skid Steers and Track Loaders
Attachments

On the Level: Explaining the Various Grade Control Technologies for Skid Steers and Track Loaders

Adding machine control helps turn compact machines into highly productive and efficient grading machines, achieving …

Case Announces Enhancements to N Series Backhoe Loader Line
Backhoes

Case Announces Enhancements to N Series Backhoe Loader Line

Legacy backhoe loader line gains round of enhancements to hydraulic and electrical systems, drivetrain, serviceability and more.
Case Construction …

On Air: Check Out What’s New in the Air Compressor Market
Compressors

On Air: Check Out What’s New in the Air Compressor Market

It’s amazing what air compressors can do on a job. Whether it’s a demolition contractor …

Kohler Says New Gas Engine Reduces Carbon Monoxide Emissions by 75 Percent
Engines

Kohler Says New Gas Engine Reduces Carbon Monoxide Emissions by 75 Percent

With demand for more fuel efficient, low-emission engines on the rise, Kohler has rolled out its ECH440LE Command …

Does Owning a Welder/Generator/Air Compressor Make Sense for Residential Contractors?
Generators

Does Owning a Welder/Generator/Air Compressor Make Sense for Residential Contractors?

Residential construction is not the first industry you think of as it relates to welding …

RIDGID Features New Innovations at WWETT
Hand Tools

RIDGID Features New Innovations at WWETT

If 2017 was the year of the smart home, 2018 is poised to be the year of smarter …

Shine the Light on Productivity with the New Hilti Task Light SL 2-A22
Light Towers

Shine the Light on Productivity with the New Hilti Task Light SL 2-A22

The versatile new Hilti task light SL 2-A22 packs a whole lot of illumination into a very small package. Put it on the ground, hang it by its integrated hook, or hold it …

On the Level: Explaining the Various Grade Control Technologies for Skid Steers and Track Loaders
Skid Steers

On the Level: Explaining the Various Grade Control Technologies for Skid Steers and Track Loaders

Adding machine control helps turn compact machines into highly productive and efficient grading machines, achieving …

On the Level: Explaining the Various Grade Control Technologies for Skid Steers and Track Loaders
Track Loaders

On the Level: Explaining the Various Grade Control Technologies for Skid Steers and Track Loaders

Adding machine control helps turn compact machines into highly productive and efficient grading machines, achieving …

SDLG Adds TranSource Truck & Equipment to Its Dealer Network
Wheel Loaders

SDLG Adds TranSource Truck & Equipment to Its Dealer Network

South Dakota’s TranSource Truck & Equipment will provide the entire SDLG product range, as well as service …

Manitou Launches NewAg MLT Telehandlers for the Agricultural Industry
Telehandlers

Manitou Launches NewAg MLT Telehandlers for the Agricultural Industry

Manitou’s NewAg telescopic loaders. The new line unveils essential innovations in comfort, performance and efficiency for the …

Vermeer Adds New S925TX Mini Skid Steer (Compact Tool Carrier)
Compact Tool Carriers

Vermeer Adds New S925TX Mini Skid Steer (Compact Tool Carrier)

Vermeer has expanded its compact equipment lineup with the new S925TX mini skid steer, designed …