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Thunder Creek Names V&H Trucks Official Construction Market Dealer for Wisconsin

Thunder Creek Names V&H Trucks Official Construction Market Dealer for Wisconsin

Thunder Creek Equipment has named V&H Trucks Inc. as its official construction market dealer for the state of Wisconsin. As part of the agreement, V&H…

Healthy Outlook for Construction Markets, Despite Rising Challenges

Healthy Outlook for Construction Markets, Despite Rising Challenges

After a strong 2015, there is a growing sense that the construction industry expansion will be more tempered over the next eighteen months. However, continued…

How Are Tier 4 Engines Affecting the Construction Marketplace?

How Are Tier 4 Engines Affecting the Construction Marketplace?

Every year it seems like engine manufacturers are breaking new ground with innovative, emissions-compliant, off-highway diesel engines. As painful and expensive as engine emissions regulations…

Publisher’s Message: Construction Market Update

Publisher’s Message: Construction Market Update

The world of construction can be broken down into many categories, continents with names like residential, nonresidential, public, oil and gas, highway and bridges, employment,…

The Public Sector Continues Its Drag on the Construction Market

The good news: Construction spending in July maintained consistent year-over-year growth despite a pullback from the June peak.

IRON Search Expands Its Reach into the Construction Market

IRON Search, one of the largest marketplaces for buying and selling agricultural equipment online, recently announced its expansion into the construction market. And with the…

FMI Construction Market Forecast: The General Economy Is Seeing Mixed Signs

FMI is the largest provider of management consulting and investment banking to the engineering and construction industry, and just recently the organization announced the release…

Bauma China: Chinese Markets Have Hurdles, but This International Construction Show Does Not

Bauma China: Chinese Markets Have Hurdles, but This International Construction Show Does Not

The Chinese construction industry continues to find going forward tough. Against this backdrop, what technical equipment will be especially in demand in China in the…

Global Construction Equipment Market to Improve in 2016

Global Construction Equipment Market to Improve in 2016

Global sales of construction equipment are forecast to grow 3.9 percent in unit terms in 2016, to 760,508 machines, according to specialist economic forecasting and…

U.S. Construction Equipment Exports Down: AEM Market Update

U.S. Construction Equipment Exports Down: AEM Market Update

Exports of U.S.-made construction equipment declined 14.9 percent for first quarter 2015 compared to first quarter 2014, with a total $3.65 billion shipped to global…

FMI’s 2011 U.S. Markets Construction Overview

FMI, one of the largest provider of management consulting and investment banking to the engineering and construction industry, released its 2011 U.S. Markets Construction Overview,…

Sales at Volvo Construction Equipment Jump 58 Percent in Q3 as General Market Recovers

Globally, Volvo Construction Equipment has had a good quarter. Sales in SEK at Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) rose sharply in the third quarter of…

Volvo Construction Equipment’s Announces Results and Market Challenges

Volvo means “I roll” in Latin. Since 1927, when the company started off as a spin-off car manufacturer from the roller ball bearing maker SKF

Top Contractor Level 10 Construction Utilizes Raken App/Field Management Software

Top Contractor Level 10 Construction Utilizes Raken App/Field Management Software

Leading contracting firm improves jobsite reporting, productivity by adopting Raken’s innovative mobile technology Raken, the top rated daily reporting app and field management software for…

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

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

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…

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

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…

Construction Material Price Expansion Continues in March, ABC Says

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…

Luby Equipment Earns CASE Precision Construction Dealer Certification

Luby Equipment Earns CASE Precision Construction Dealer Certification

Designation signifies completion of OEM certification program that ensures dealer can expertly sell and support full range of construction tools, as well as on-machine 2D…

Aftermarket Options: Looking for a New Pair of Mini Excavator Tracks?  We’ve Got the Lowdown

Aftermarket Options: Looking for a New Pair of Mini Excavator Tracks? We’ve Got the Lowdown

Compact excavator operators know that their success rides on good rubber tracks, which is why excavator manufacturers sell their machines with tracks that optimize the…