John Deere Introduces Compact Excavator/Backhoe Vibratory Plate Compactors
Attachments

John Deere Introduces Compact Excavator/Backhoe Vibratory Plate Compactors

John Deere is adding three new plate compactors to its portfolio of over 100 Worksite Pro attachments, offering customers more model options to choose from…

Check out this awesome deal on Jobsite Juniors — a kids construction magazine!
Business and Software

Check out this awesome deal on Jobsite Juniors — a kids construction magazine!

Jobsite Juniors — a kids magazine all about construction — is offering 50% off a subscription today. Head over to www.jobsitejuniors.com/subscribe and use promo code…

Ditch Witch Partners with Vacuworx for Vacuum Lift Attachments
Attachments

Ditch Witch Partners with Vacuworx for Vacuum Lift Attachments

Vacuum lifting technology offers an effective approach to moving materials on tough concrete demolition and construction, road and landscaping projects. Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine…

Shedding Light on LED Light Towers
Advertorial

Shedding Light on LED Light Towers

Considering the LED light tower option? American Rental Association (ARA) member rental stores can help you find the right one for your application.

Tires or Tracks? What to Consider when Deciding between a Skid Steer or Compact Track Loader
Advertorial

Tires or Tracks? What to Consider when Deciding between a Skid Steer or Compact Track Loader

For more than 60 years, the skid steer has reigned supreme on jobsites. However, its cousin, the compact track loader (CTL), is edging its way into the equipment spotlight. In fact, sales for CTLs have surpassed skid steers three years in a row.

Housing Starts Rise 1.9 Percent on Multifamily Surge, Says NAHB
Business and Software

Housing Starts Rise 1.9 Percent on Multifamily Surge, Says NAHB

Gains in multifamily production pushed overall housing starts up 1.9 percent in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.32 million units, according to…

Chicago Pneumatic Power Technique Continues to Shift Product Focus to Power
Business and Software

Chicago Pneumatic Power Technique Continues to Shift Product Focus to Power

Chicago Pneumatic Power Technique (CP) is refining its focus with a core shift to power, the defining characteristic of the core product categories in its product…

Utility Vehicle Spring Maintenance: Learn How to Revamp Your UTV for the Season
Utility Vehicles

Utility Vehicle Spring Maintenance: Learn How to Revamp Your UTV for the Season

Temperatures are rising. Project start dates are locked in. You’ve hired your crew. Spring has arrived, and it’s finally go time. But before you haul…

Genie Named Cat Rental 2017 Vendor of the Year
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Genie Named Cat Rental 2017 Vendor of the Year

At the company’s 2018 Rental Summit Allied Vendor Fair and Reception, Cat Rental Stores have named Genie, a Terex brand, as the Cat Rental Store…

Epiroc launches new website
Business and Software

Epiroc launches new website

Epiroc has launched its new U.S. website, www.epiroc.us. Designed with the needs of mining, infrastructure and natural resources customers in mind, the engaging new site…

Polaris hosts ‘RANGER Country USA’ celebration for Pinedale, Wyoming with country music superstar Jake Owen
Business and Software

Polaris hosts ‘RANGER Country USA’ celebration for Pinedale, Wyoming with country music superstar Jake Owen

Polaris, the industry leader in off-road vehicles, awarded Pinedale, Wyo., with the title of “RANGER Country USA,” and hosted a celebration for residents of Sublette…

Contractors Remain Upbeat, According to ABC’s Latest Construction Confidence Index
Business and Software

Contractors Remain Upbeat, According to ABC’s Latest Construction Confidence Index

Commercial and industrial construction contractors entered 2018 with abundant confidence regarding sales and staffing levels for the next six months, according to the latest Construction…

Heading Off Road: From Cat to JLG, Big Brands Release New UTVs and Target Niche Markets
Utility Vehicles

Heading Off Road: From Cat to JLG, Big Brands Release New UTVs and Target Niche Markets

Projects create nomads. For a contractor or farmer, a new job usually means another mission in a new place, making reliable transport imperative to travel…

Editor at Large: Visiting Volvo Construction Equipment in Pennsylvania to operate the EW60E wheeled compact excavator
Excavators

Editor at Large: Visiting Volvo Construction Equipment in Pennsylvania to operate the EW60E wheeled compact excavator

We’re getting our boots muddy operating a lot of equipment this spring. One of our big goals for 2018 was to get the Compact Equipment…

Sierra Machinery named as first SDLG dealer in West Texas and southwestern New Mexico
Business and Software

Sierra Machinery named as first SDLG dealer in West Texas and southwestern New Mexico

SDLG has appointed Sierra Machinery (Sierra) as its newest dealer in Texas and New Mexico. The appointment reflects SDLG’s continued efforts to expand and strengthen…

Hilti Powder-Actuated Tool DX 9, Smart Tool Technology Comes to Deck Fastening
Hand Tools

Hilti Powder-Actuated Tool DX 9, Smart Tool Technology Comes to Deck Fastening

Designed with its customers in mind, the Hilti powder-actuated tool DX 9 is engineered for the most demanding metal deck installations. Featuring an ergonomic handle,…

Builder Confidence Slips One Point, Remains in Solid Territory, Says NAHB
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Builder Confidence Slips One Point, Remains in Solid Territory, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes edged down one point to a level of 69 in April on the National Association of…

The Hot Seat: We Discuss the Ride-On Compact Tool Carrier Market with Avant Tecno
Compact Tool Carriers

The Hot Seat: We Discuss the Ride-On Compact Tool Carrier Market with Avant Tecno

Skid steers and track loaders are the most ubiquitous attachment-takers in the U.S. market. If you want something smaller, there is the growing popularity of…

H&E Equipment Services Relocates to a New Facility in Fort Collins, Colo.
Business and Software

H&E Equipment Services Relocates to a New Facility in Fort Collins, Colo.

H&E Equipment Services Inc. (H&E) recently announced the relocation of its branch serving the Fort Collins, Colo, area. The new branch is located at 1429…

Construction Material Price Expansion Continues in March, ABC Says
Business and Software

Construction Material Price Expansion Continues in March, ABC Says

Prices for inputs to construction materials expanded 0.8 percent in March and are 5.8 percent higher than at the same time one year ago, according…

John Deere Introduces Compact Excavator/Backhoe Vibratory Plate Compactors
Attachments

John Deere Introduces Compact Excavator/Backhoe Vibratory Plate Compactors

John Deere is adding three new plate compactors to its portfolio …

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 …

Jenny Products Introduces Gas-Powered Hand-Carry Compressor
Compressors

Jenny Products Introduces Gas-Powered Hand-Carry Compressor

Jenny Products Inc. recently introduced the AM840-4HG-HC4V — a lightweight and compact hand-carry compressor powered by a …

Diesel Expert Perkins Named 2018 Gold Edison Award Winner for SmartCap Technology
Engines

Diesel Expert Perkins Named 2018 Gold Edison Award Winner for SmartCap Technology

The Edison Awards, celebrating 31 years of honoring the best in innovation and excellence in the development of new …

Mobile Gen Sets: Top Brands Offer Advice and Favorite Models
Generators

Mobile Gen Sets: Top Brands Offer Advice and Favorite Models

Commercial generators are benefiting greatly from miniaturization and other technologies that are allowing manufacturers to put more power into an efficiently-sized package. Below are some of top portable commercial generators for their size — along …

Hilti Powder-Actuated Tool DX 9, Smart Tool Technology Comes to Deck Fastening
Hand Tools

Hilti Powder-Actuated Tool DX 9, Smart Tool Technology Comes to Deck Fastening

Designed with its customers in mind, the Hilti powder-actuated tool DX 9 is engineered for the most demanding metal deck installations. Featuring an ergonomic handle, a digital service indicator and Bluetooth connectivity, the …

Genie Introduces New Products, Services at The Rental Show 2018
Light Towers

Genie Introduces New Products, Services at The Rental Show 2018

At The Rental Show 2018 in New Orleans, Genie introduced two new …

Volvo Launches Six New Skid Steer and Compact Track Loader Models with D-Series Rollout
Skid Steers

Volvo Launches Six New Skid Steer and Compact Track Loader Models with D-Series Rollout

The new MC110D, MC115D and MC135D skid steer loaders and MCT110D, MCT125D and MCT135D compact track loaders offer more strength, greater capacities, and improved safety and operator comfort. Volvo recently announced its D-Series skid …

ASV Releases Small RT-40 Posi-Track Loader, Designed to Compete with Compact Tool Carriers
Track Loaders

ASV Releases Small RT-40 Posi-Track Loader, Designed to Compete with Compact Tool Carriers

ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid …

Twin Cities Landscaper Finds Value and Visibility with SDLG
Wheel Loaders

Twin Cities Landscaper Finds Value and Visibility with SDLG

Patio Town is among the first companies …

Rising Expectations: Compact Telehandlers Get Smaller and More Popular
Telehandlers

Rising Expectations: Compact Telehandlers Get Smaller and More Popular

Trend lines for compact telehandler sales are rising as U.S. equipment users increasingly incorporate …

The Hot Seat: We Discuss the Ride-On Compact Tool Carrier Market with Avant Tecno
Compact Tool Carriers

The Hot Seat: We Discuss the Ride-On Compact Tool Carrier Market with Avant Tecno

Skid steers and track loaders are the most ubiquitous attachment-takers in the U.S. market. …