JCB North America Adds Hendershot Equipment Co. (Texas) to Dealer Network
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JCB North America Adds Hendershot Equipment Co. (Texas) to Dealer Network

Hendershot Equipment Co., LLC, a premier agriculture equipment dealership with locations in Stephenville and Decatur, Texas, has added a new, JCB-dedicated division to its operations,…

SIMA Leads Alliance for More Responsible Use of Salt to Melt Snow and Ice
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SIMA Leads Alliance for More Responsible Use of Salt to Melt Snow and Ice

  A new alliance has been formed to launch an expanded Sustainable Salt Initiative (SSI), led by the Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA); in…

Regulatory and Supply-Side Challenges Inhibit More Robust Housing Growth
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Regulatory and Supply-Side Challenges Inhibit More Robust Housing Growth

Although employment and home price levels have returned to or exceeded normal levels of activity, new-home construction during the fourth quarter of 2016 remained tepid…

55+ Housing Market Ends Fourth Quarter on Record High
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55+ Housing Market Ends Fourth Quarter on Record High

Builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market remains strong in the fourth quarter of 2016 with a reading of 67, up eight points from…

Liebherr USA Announces New Dealer in Little Rock, Ark. — Lift Truck Service Center
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Liebherr USA Announces New Dealer in Little Rock, Ark. — Lift Truck Service Center

Liebherr USA, Co.’s construction equipment division announces a partnership with Lift Truck Service Center Inc. to expand its dealer network. The construction equipment division of…

Simplex Equipment Rental Installs Point of Rental Elite Software in all 41 Locations
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Simplex Equipment Rental Installs Point of Rental Elite Software in all 41 Locations

  Point of Rental Software a worldwide provider of award-winning rental and inventory management software, recently installed its Elite ERP product in Simplex Equipment Rental’s…

Genie Introduces Cool New Lift Guard Contact Alarm System
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Genie Introduces Cool New Lift Guard Contact Alarm System

System alerts when an operator disconnects the breakaway cable located near the platform control panel Introducing the first in the next generation of innovative accessories,…

Construction Job Growth Rebounds in 2017, ABC Says
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Construction Job Growth Rebounds in 2017, ABC Says

Nonresidential Sector Gaining Momentum National construction employment started 2017 on a high note, adding 36,000 net new jobs on a seasonally adjusted basis in January,…

Regulatory and Supply-Side Challenges Inhibit More Robust Housing Growth
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Regulatory and Supply-Side Challenges Inhibit More Robust Housing Growth

Although employment and home price levels have returned to or exceeded normal levels of activity, new-home construction during the fourth quarter of 2016 remained tepid…

Construction Unemployment Rates Improve in 26 States Year-Over-Year, ABC Says
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Construction Unemployment Rates Improve in 26 States Year-Over-Year, ABC Says

December not seasonally adjusted (NSA) construction unemployment rates were down in 26 states and the nation on a year-over-year basis, according to analysis released by…

Morbark ChipSafe Users to Receive Special Consideration from ArborMAX Insurance
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Morbark ChipSafe Users to Receive Special Consideration from ArborMAX Insurance

ArborMAX Insurance now provides special consideration for tree care companies that are operating brush chippers equipped with Morbark’s ChipSafe Operator Safety Shield. The consideration is…