Brokk Brings More Power and Safety, Less Noise  with Darda Rock Splitter
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Brokk Brings More Power and Safety, Less Noise with Darda Rock Splitter

Brokk, the world’s leading manufacturer of remote-controlled demolition machines, introduces the C20 Rock Splitter. The attachment, manufactured by Brokk’s German sister company, Darda, offers contractors…

Friday Fun: JCB Machines Featured in New Alien: Covenant Film (Released Today!)
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Friday Fun: JCB Machines Featured in New Alien: Covenant Film (Released Today!)

A fleet of more than 20 JCB machines is playing a starring role in the latest installment of a cult film franchise. JCB skid steers loaders,…

Builder Confidence Continues on Upward Trend, Says NAHB
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Builder Confidence Continues on Upward Trend, Says NAHB

In a further sign that the housing market continues to strengthen, builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose two points in May…

Housing Affordability Registers Slight Uptick in First Quarter
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Housing Affordability Registers Slight Uptick in First Quarter

Rising wages and moderating home prices offset a rise in mortgage interest rates to give housing affordability a slight boost in the first quarter of…

RAISING SAFETY AWARENESS IN THE AERIAL ACCESS INDUSTRY, GENIE PROVIDES DETAILS ON STANDARDS CHANGES
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RAISING SAFETY AWARENESS IN THE AERIAL ACCESS INDUSTRY, GENIE PROVIDES DETAILS ON STANDARDS CHANGES

Genie joins OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down efforts In support of OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction week, May 8-12, Genie has released…

Construction Job Growth Led by Nonresidential Sector, But Remains Tepid, ABC Says
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Construction Job Growth Led by Nonresidential Sector, But Remains Tepid, ABC Says

National construction employment remained largely unchanged for the second consecutive month, adding 5,000 net new jobs on a seasonally adjusted basis in April, according to…

Equipment Rents: Save Money, Build Relationships by Renting Like a Pro
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Equipment Rents: Save Money, Build Relationships by Renting Like a Pro

Southeastern Equipment Co. is an equipment dealer with a rental fleet, and veteran contractors generally know what they want when they show up at the dealership…

Watch EarthCam’s Time-Lapse Construction of the University of Kentucky’s Gatton College of Business and Economics
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Watch EarthCam’s Time-Lapse Construction of the University of Kentucky’s Gatton College of Business and Economics

Courtesy of EarthCam WHAT: College graduation has arrived, as students at the University of Kentucky’s Gatton College of Business and Economics prepare to receive their…

Falcon Asphalt Repair Equipment Adds New Florida, Georgia Dealer
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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…

Kubota Tractor Corporation and The Texas A&M University System Announce Equipment Research Venture
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Kubota Tractor Corporation and The Texas A&M University System Announce Equipment Research Venture

Harnessing the Power of the Research-Intensive University System to Help Improve Agriculture, Construction and Turf Equipment; Tapping Tomorrow’s Thought Leaders Today Kubota Tractor Corp. and Texas…

A Data-Driven Approach: Importance of Granular Control in General Contracting and Subcontracting
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A Data-Driven Approach: Importance of Granular Control in General Contracting and Subcontracting

In today’s construction industry, contractors and firms are undertaking increasingly complex projects. With increasing costs of materials, profit margins are smaller than ever, and the…