Construction Employment Falters in March, Says ABC; Nonresidential Segment Loses 8,200 Net Jobs
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Construction Employment Falters in March, Says ABC; Nonresidential Segment Loses 8,200 Net Jobs

The U.S. construction industry lost 15,000 jobs on net in March, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) analysis of data from the U.S….

National Trench Safety Announces Seattle Branch Opening
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National Trench Safety Announces Seattle Branch Opening

National Trench Safety LLC (NTS), a Houston-based company specializing in the rental and sales of trench and traffic safety equipment, trench and traffic safety engineering…

Construction Employment Increases in 257 Metro Areas Between Feb. 2017-18
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Construction Employment Increases in 257 Metro Areas Between Feb. 2017-18

Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, Calif. and Merced, Calif. Experience Largest Year-over-Year Gains; Baton Rouge, La. and Auburn-Opelika, Ala. Have Biggest Annual Declines in Construction Employment Construction employment…

Stihl Announces Two-Year Sponsorship of Reno Air Racing Association, Title Sponsor of National Championship Races
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Stihl Announces Two-Year Sponsorship of Reno Air Racing Association, Title Sponsor of National Championship Races

The Reno Air Racing Association (RARA) recent announced that STIHL Inc. has extended its sponsorship contract as Title Sponsor for the 2018 and 2019 National…

2017 proves to be a successful year for Wacker Neuson and ‘Strategy 2022’
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2017 proves to be a successful year for Wacker Neuson and ‘Strategy 2022’

International light and compact equipment manufacturer Wacker Neuson reported a significant rise in revenue and earnings for 2017 relative to the previous year and was…

Liebherr USA Announces State Machinery & Equipment as a New Dealer in Louisiana
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Liebherr USA Announces State Machinery & Equipment as a New Dealer in Louisiana

Liebherr USA Co. Construction Equipment division recently announced it had acquires a new market partnership by adding State Machinery & Equipment Sales Inc. to its…

HCSS Users Group Meeting draws record attendance
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HCSS Users Group Meeting draws record attendance

HCSS, a leading developer of software for the construction industry, hosted its annual Users Group Meetings (UGM) with two identical meetings on Jan. 30-Feb. 1…

Construction Spending in February Inches Up From January, Says AGC
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Construction Spending in February Inches Up From January, Says AGC

Association Officials Urge Federal, State and Local Officials to Work Quickly to Put Recently Enacted Funding Increases to Work to Improve Aging and Over-Burdened Infrastructure,…

Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s Survey of Economic Activity: Monthly Leasing and Finance Index
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Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s Survey of Economic Activity: Monthly Leasing and Finance Index

The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25), which reports economic activity from 25 companies representing a cross section of…

Nonresidential Construction Flat in February, Says ABC; Public Sector Spending Plummets
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Nonresidential Construction Flat in February, Says ABC; Public Sector Spending Plummets

Nonresidential construction spending inched 0.1 percent higher in February, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data. Nonresidential spending,…

Doosan Bobcat North America Acceleration Center Officially LEED Certified
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Doosan Bobcat North America Acceleration Center Officially LEED Certified

Doosan Bobcat North America recently announced that its Acceleration Center — a key engineering facility for all Bobcat compact equipment — is now Leadership in Energy…

Chicago Pneumatic Recognizes Outstanding Achievement in Sales at Annual Meeting
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Chicago Pneumatic Recognizes Outstanding Achievement in Sales at Annual Meeting

Chicago Pneumatic Power Technique (CP) held its annual manufacturer’s representative sales meeting recently in New Orleans. During the meeting, CP honored individuals and reps that…

New Construction Starts in February Recede 3 Percent
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New Construction Starts in February Recede 3 Percent

Public Works and Electric Utilities Weaken, while Nonresidential Building Advances At a seasonally adjusted annual rate of $708.1 billion, new construction starts in February slipped…

Check Out this Great Deal on Jobsite Juniors!
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Check Out this Great Deal on Jobsite Juniors!

We’re taking the day off to start our Easter weekend early, but wanted to pass along this great deal from our sister publication, Jobsite Juniors,…

Doosan announces top performing dealers of 2017
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Doosan announces top performing dealers of 2017

Doosan Infracore North America LLC recently announced its top performing equipment dealers of 2017. These 10 Doosan dealer enterprises have demonstrated a high quality of customer…

ABC Report: Safety Best Practices Can Make Construction Companies 670 Percent Safer
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ABC Report: Safety Best Practices Can Make Construction Companies 670 Percent Safer

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) recently released its 2018 Safety Performance Report to further the construction industry’s understanding of how to make jobsites safer through…

Liebherr to Invest $45 Million at Its Newport News Facility
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Liebherr to Invest $45 Million at Its Newport News Facility

Liebherr continues to grow its operations in the United States Liebherr-International AG, the family owned company and one of the world’s largest manufacturers of construction…

February New Home Sales Flat After Upward Revisions to Prior Months, Says NAHB
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February New Home Sales Flat After Upward Revisions to Prior Months, Says NAHB

Sales of newly built, single-family homes remained virtually unchanged, inching down 0.6 percent in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 618,000 units after…

Construction Employment Rises in 35 States and DC from Feb. 2017-18, Says AGC
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Construction Employment Rises in 35 States and DC from Feb. 2017-18, Says AGC

California, West Virginia Have Biggest Gains for the Year; North Dakota, Iowa Have Largest Declines; New York and Connecticut Have Largest Monthly Pickup, While Washington…

Volvo CE Moves into 3D Printing of Parts
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Volvo CE Moves into 3D Printing of Parts

Volvo Construction Equipment moves into a new dimension to assist customers in supplying spare parts, and as part of its commitment to the research and…