We Visit Rock Hill, S.C., for the Grand Opening of Atlas Copco’s New American Headquarters

We Visit Rock Hill, S.C., for the Grand Opening of Atlas Copco’s New American Headquarters

  Charlotte has become a global city-state over the last few decades — the second-largest metro area in the southeastern United States — just behind…

Steady Growth: The Construction Industry Still Predicted to Grow 6 Percent in 2017

Steady Growth: The Construction Industry Still Predicted to Grow 6 Percent in 2017

Solid and stable economic improvement looks to continue in the overall construction industry. In May, the construction consultants and analysts at FMI released a revamped…

My Tractor’s Techy: Utility Tractors Continue to Evolve via Implements, Transmissions and Cabs

My Tractor’s Techy: Utility Tractors Continue to Evolve via Implements, Transmissions and Cabs

Tractors have traveled long and far to become the sleek, modern machinery they are today. The first powered farm implements came out in the early…

Falcon Asphalt Repair Equipment Adds New Florida, Georgia Dealer

Falcon Asphalt Repair Equipment Adds New Florida, Georgia Dealer

Falcon Asphalt Repair Equipment recently announced the latest addition to its distributor network, ClearPath Solutions LLC, of Alpharetta, Ga. ClearPath Solutions will represent Falcon throughout Georgia…

JLG VR Training Simulator Featured Today at 2017 Unity Vision Summit in LA

JLG VR Training Simulator Featured Today at 2017 Unity Vision Summit in LA

JLG Industries Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company and a leading global manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telehandlers, showcased the future of virtual equipment training…

Titan Tire/U.S. Gov.: Chinese OTR tire producers continue to sell for less-than-fair value in the U.S. market

Titan Tire/U.S. Gov.: Chinese OTR tire producers continue to sell for less-than-fair value in the U.S. market

Titan International Inc. announced that last week the U.S. Department of Commerce (DOC) released the final results of its review of imports of off-the-road (OTR)…

Knowledge Is Power: The Biggest Trends Changing the Portable Power Industry

Knowledge Is Power: The Biggest Trends Changing the Portable Power Industry

The science and ingenuity of creating clean, quality portable power is constantly evolving. Let’s tick off some technological coolness: tri-fuel availability, ultra-clean diesel power plants,…

Power Selector — Some Basics for Choosing a Portable Generator

Power Selector — Some Basics for Choosing a Portable Generator

Whether buying new or renting, contractors don’t want to tie up capital by acquiring equipment that A) they don’t need or B) that’s more than…

February Construction Starts Advance 2%, Public Works and Electric Utilities Strengthen

February Construction Starts Advance 2%, Public Works and Electric Utilities Strengthen

At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $706.4 billion, new construction starts in February rose 2 percent from the previous month, according to Dodge Data…

Friday Fun: Watch this Cat backhoe basketball video (because working, meh)

Friday Fun: Watch this Cat backhoe basketball video (because working, meh)

It’s Friday, and I’m tired of writing a million blogs. Instead, I decided just to post this game of H-O-R-S-E played with a Caterpillar backhoe…

Understanding Brush Cutters and Flail Mowers for Compact Excavators

Understanding Brush Cutters and Flail Mowers for Compact Excavators

Mini excavator is almost a misnomer these days. Excavators of all sizes are being used for more than just actual excavation. Take mulching applications for…