Raken Ranked No. 1 Construction App for Daily Reporting
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Raken Ranked No. 1 Construction App for Daily Reporting

Raken, named the No. 1 daily reporting app at AGC National, has revolutionized daily reporting in the construction industry. Raken is a web and mobile…

Genie Lifts Elevate Broadcasters at the ESPN Wide World of Sports
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Genie Lifts Elevate Broadcasters at the ESPN Wide World of Sports

Genie aerials provide high-angle opportunities above the fields, above the crowds At the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, located in the middle of the…

New Home Sales Fall 3.4 Percent in August, Says NAHB
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New Home Sales Fall 3.4 Percent in August, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes in August fell 3.4 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 560,000 units from an upwardly revised July…

Nonresidential Construction Adds Jobs Despite Disruptions, ABC Says
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Nonresidential Construction Adds Jobs Despite Disruptions, ABC Says

The national construction industry added 8,000 net new jobs on a seasonally adjusted basis in September, according to an analysis by Associated Builders and Contractors…

Trimble Begins Construction on Campus Expansion in Westminster, Colo.
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Trimble Begins Construction on Campus Expansion in Westminster, Colo.

Trimble recently announced that it has begun construction on a second building in Westminster, Colorado. With the capacity to accommodate over 1,100 workers, the Westminster…

Vermeer Now Offers the BC1800XL Brush Chipper with Gas Engine
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Vermeer Now Offers the BC1800XL Brush Chipper with Gas Engine

Vermeer continues to expand its line of gas chippers with the introduction of the BC1800XL gas brush chipper — its largest, most powerful gas model…

John Deere Expands Hurricane Relief Support with $1 Million Donation to Habitat for Humanity
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John Deere Expands Hurricane Relief Support with $1 Million Donation to Habitat for Humanity

Deere & Company will make a $1 million cash donation to support Habitat Hammers Back, a long-term recovery initiative organized by Habitat for Humanity International…

Compact Equipment’s Publishing House Launches Kids Construction Magazine
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Compact Equipment’s Publishing House Launches Kids Construction Magazine

Benjamin Media Inc., owners of Compact Equipment and other excellent trade publications (like Trenchless Technology and Utility Contractor), recently announced its latest project — Jobsite…

Vermeer debuts small service horizontal directional drill
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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…

Construction Spending Increases in Most Categories from July to August but year-Over-Year Is Still Mixed
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Construction Spending Increases in Most Categories from July to August but year-Over-Year Is Still Mixed

Most major construction spending categories increased from July to August but activity was mixed compared to spending levels a year earlier, according to an analysis…

Nonresidential Construction Spending Stabilizes in August, Says ABC
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Nonresidential Construction Spending Stabilizes in August, Says ABC

Nonresidential construction spending expanded 0.5 percent in August, totaling $691.8 billion on a seasonally adjusted, annualized basis, according to an analysis of data from the…