Rugged and Rental Ready: We Explore the Two New Three- and Six-Seat UTVs from JLG

Rugged and Rental Ready: We Explore the Two New Three- and Six-Seat UTVs from JLG

“Yea, go ahead and try it,” Jeff Ford tells me as I am test-driving JLG’s new utility vehicles at its training area tucked into the…

Vermeer debuts small service horizontal directional drill

Vermeer debuts small service horizontal directional drill

Vermeer expanded its line of utility installation equipment with the launch of the D8x12 Navigator horizontal directional drill at ICUEE 2017 in Louisville. This new compact…

Caterpillar explains how, why it removed 600 lbs from its 303E CR mini excavator

Caterpillar explains how, why it removed 600 lbs from its 303E CR mini excavator

At ICUEE 2017, we stopped by the Caterpillar booth to see what’s new. The big thing that caught our eye was this slimmed down 303E…

Watch: Case Construction demonstrates its CX line of mini excavators at ICUEE 2017

Watch: Case Construction demonstrates its CX line of mini excavators at ICUEE 2017

We ventured to the CASE Construction Equipment demo area at the ICUEE show in Louisville, Ky., to get the lowdown on its latest CX line…

Bid for a Cause: <em>Compact Equipment</em> and ICUEE Team Up Once Again for the Benefit Auction

Bid for a Cause: Compact Equipment and ICUEE Team Up Once Again for the Benefit Auction

The construction industry and job creation go hand in hand, and this year the International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE) is furthering that connection…

Mini Extras: Build the Ultimate Mini Excavator with the Right Attachments

Mini Extras: Build the Ultimate Mini Excavator with the Right Attachments

On today’s utility jobsites, if you aren’t able to accomplish several different tasks with just one machine, you are missing out on big-time boosts to…

Editor at Large: Inside Perkins’ new vision for telematics, engine service, parts ordering

Editor at Large: Inside Perkins’ new vision for telematics, engine service, parts ordering

Perkins told us they had a big announcement coming the last week of June to commemorate its 85th anniversary, so we flew down to Seguin,…

Load Warriors: Choose a Tough Portable, Hand-Held Generator for Commercial Applications

Load Warriors: Choose a Tough Portable, Hand-Held Generator for Commercial Applications

Unlike a lot of equipment purchased for the jobsite, small, portable generators (the size you can throw in the back of your truck) can be…

Opposable Options: Advice for Pairing Your Compact Excavator with the Perfect Thumb

Opposable Options: Advice for Pairing Your Compact Excavator with the Perfect Thumb

Evolution begins with the thumb. This is true for us mammals, and it’s true for our machines. Take your regular old digging excavator, add in…

Four Wacker Neuson product launches at CONEXPO that will interest you

Four Wacker Neuson product launches at CONEXPO that will interest you

Wacker Neuson launched a ton of new equipment at CONEXPO. Here are three that you might find most intriguing. New all-wheel steer compact loader The…

Vermeer adds to mini skid steer line with CTX100 compact utility loader

Vermeer adds to mini skid steer line with CTX100 compact utility loader

Vermeer extended its CTX mini skid steer product line with the addition of the CTX100 compact utility loader. The CTX100 features vertical lift boom arms,…