Equipment Leasing and Finance Industry Confidence Remains Steady in June

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation recently released the June 2017 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI). Designed to collect leadership data, the…

42 States Add Construction Jobs Between May 2016 and 2017
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42 States Add Construction Jobs Between May 2016 and 2017

Forty-two states added construction jobs between May 2016 and May 2017 amid growing demand for construction services, while 25 states and the District of Columbia…

Quincy Township, Pennsylvania Wins 2017 Dire States Grant for Rehab of Old Forge Bridge
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Quincy Township, Pennsylvania Wins 2017 Dire States Grant for Rehab of Old Forge Bridge

Case Construction Equipment has awarded the $25,000 Dire States Equipment Grant to Quincy Township, Pennsylvania for replacement/repair work on the Old Forge Bridge. The bridge…

H&E Equipment Services Opens New Branch in Beaumont, Texas
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H&E Equipment Services Opens New Branch in Beaumont, Texas

H&E Equipment Services Inc. (H&E) recently announced the upcoming grand opening of its new branch in Beaumont, Texas, to be held Thursday, July 20 from…

Multifamily Decline Brings Overall Housing Starts Down 5.5 Percent in May
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Multifamily Decline Brings Overall Housing Starts Down 5.5 Percent in May

Led by a decline in multifamily production, nationwide housing starts fell 5.5 percent in May to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.09 million units,…

Here’s a replica of the Mona Lisa mowed into a hillside in the Czech Republic
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Here’s a replica of the Mona Lisa mowed into a hillside in the Czech Republic

Dvorak, the Czech-based manufacturer of the Spider range of remote-controlled slope mowers, recently launched its first global social media campaign featuring a giant version of…

ABC Hails Florida Legislation That Encourages Competition in Bidding on Public Construction Projects
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ABC Hails Florida Legislation That Encourages Competition in Bidding on Public Construction Projects

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) recently applauded Gov. Rick Scott (R-Fla.) for signing legislation into law that will promote open competition in the procurement of…

Builder Confidence Remains Solid in June, Says NAHB
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Builder Confidence Remains Solid in June, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes weakened slightly in June, down two points to a level of 67 from a downwardly revised…

Case Dealer Robert Childs Inc. Donates Equipment for Key Restoration Projects in Cape Cod
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Case Dealer Robert Childs Inc. Donates Equipment for Key Restoration Projects in Cape Cod

Case Construction Equipment dealer Robert Childs Inc. donated the use of five Case machines to Team Rubicon to be used for land-clearing and grasslands restoration…

Manitou Welcomes Able Equipment to the Manitou Americas Dealer Network
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Manitou Welcomes Able Equipment to the Manitou Americas Dealer Network

Manitou, a world leader in all-terrain material handling equipment, recently welcomed ABLE Equipment Rental, Inc. to the Manitou dealer network. ABLE Equipment Rental will partner…

AEM Releases Policy Recommendations on How to Make American Infrastructure Great Again
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AEM Releases Policy Recommendations on How to Make American Infrastructure Great Again

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) recently released The U.S. Infrastructure Advantage, a report that outlines steps lawmakers should take to reclaim the country’s infrastructure…