Lincoln Electric Offers VR Welding Training Experience with VRTEX Series
Hand Tools

Lincoln Electric Offers VR Welding Training Experience with VRTEX Series

Leading welding equipment company elevates standard of welding performance Lincoln Electric recently introduced some innovations in virtual reality arc welding simulators, VRTEX. The products provide…

ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator Slips in September
Business and Software

ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator Slips in September

Associated Builders and Contractors recently reported that its Construction Backlog Indicator fell to 8.9 months in September 2019, down 0.1 months or 0.8% from August…

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: JCB’s ICXT Combines the DNA of a Backhoe and Compact Track Loader
Backhoes

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: JCB’s ICXT Combines the DNA of a Backhoe and Compact Track Loader

In the off-highway equipment industry, most of the machine options are already pretty fantastic. Skid steers that boast insane hydraulic power to the attachment, zero-turn…

Case Dealer Sonsray Machinery Supports Team Rubicon Wildland Fire Cleanup in Las Vegas
Track Loaders

Case Dealer Sonsray Machinery Supports Team Rubicon Wildland Fire Cleanup in Las Vegas

CASE Construction Equipment dealer Sonsray Machinery donated the use of a CASE TV380 compact track loader for a wildland fire and wind damage response operation…

Power Moves: Allmand Bros Launches Maxi-Power 25 Generator
Generators

Power Moves: Allmand Bros Launches Maxi-Power 25 Generator

Allmand Bros. Inc., a subsidiary of Briggs & Stratton Corporation and a manufacturer of high-performance portable jobsite equipment, is excited to incorporate the industry-leading generator…

Dealer Watch: Bobcat Introduces New Authorized Dealer in Olympia, Wash.
Business and Software

Dealer Watch: Bobcat Introduces New Authorized Dealer in Olympia, Wash.

Bobcat Co. has expanded its dealer network with the addition of Bobcat of Olympia as an authorized new and used sales, service and parts provider…

Generac Mobile Launches New SmartEquip E-Store
Generators

Generac Mobile Launches New SmartEquip E-Store

Quick and easy identification and online ordering for parts and accessories Generac Mobile, a global leader in industrial mobile power equipment, prides itself on providing…

Add an Auger: How to Pair an Auger with Your Mini Excavator
Attachments

Add an Auger: How to Pair an Auger with Your Mini Excavator

If you run into setting fence posts and footers or planting trees on a routine basis, and you already own a mini ex, maybe it’s…

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Hitachi’s ZW Compact Wheel Loaders
Wheel Loaders

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Hitachi’s ZW Compact Wheel Loaders

In the off-highway equipment industry, most of the machine options are already pretty fantastic. Skid steers that boast insane hydraulic power to the attachment, zero-turn…

Cool Photo Collage: JCB Sets New World Record for Fastest Tractor, Confirming Fastracs Are Fast
Compact Tractors

Cool Photo Collage: JCB Sets New World Record for Fastest Tractor, Confirming Fastracs Are Fast

A modified JCB Fastrac has set a new world tractor speed record of 135.191 mph (217.570 km/h), which was the average of two high-speed runs…

Homebuilder Confidence Holds Firm in November, Says NAHB
Business and Software

Homebuilder Confidence Holds Firm in November, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes edged one-point lower to 70 in November, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells…

Manitou Grows Articulated MEWP Offering in North America
Aerial Lifts

Manitou Grows Articulated MEWP Offering in North America

Manitou recently added a 60-foot articulated Mobile Elevating Work Platform (MEWP) for the United States and Canada. The Manitou ATJ 60 MEWP brings the product…

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Ditch Witch’s SK3000 Stand-On Skid Steer
Compact Tool Carriers

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Ditch Witch’s SK3000 Stand-On Skid Steer

In the off-highway equipment industry, most of the machine options are already pretty fantastic. Skid steers that boast insane hydraulic power to the attachment, zero-turn…

ASV Gives Customers More Loader Options with New Base and Premium Machine Packages
Skid Steers

ASV Gives Customers More Loader Options with New Base and Premium Machine Packages

ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, recently introduced base- and premium-level configurations for its mid-sized…

Equipment Leasing and Finance Industry Confidence Up in November
Business and Software

Equipment Leasing and Finance Industry Confidence Up in November

The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation recently released the November 2019 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI). Designed to collect leadership data, the…

Mustang by Manitou Adds Compact Track Loader to Lineup
Track Loaders

Mustang by Manitou Adds Compact Track Loader to Lineup

A new small frame track loader from Mustang by Manitou brings a 1,350-lb capacity option to customers in North America. The Mustang by Manitou 1350RT…

Rental Revenue Forecast To Outpace Economic Growth
Business and Software

Rental Revenue Forecast To Outpace Economic Growth

The equipment and event rental industry in North America is expected to finish the year with total revenue up 5.35 percent to $61.56 billion, the…

Expanded Capabilities, Increased Demand for Stand-on Skid Steers
Compact Tool Carriers

Expanded Capabilities, Increased Demand for Stand-on Skid Steers

From larger, scattered amenities to confined spaces and smaller crew sizes, the challenges that jobsites present today – whether commercial, residential or municipal – are…

Atlas Copco Power Technique Updates Two Models in its Generator Lineup
Generators

Atlas Copco Power Technique Updates Two Models in its Generator Lineup

Atlas Copco Power Technique is updating its well-known QAS 250 and QAS 330 generators with a more powerful John Deere 6090 engine. In engineering these…

Doosan Bobcat To Increase Manufacturing Footprint with $26 Million Expansion at its Litchfield, Minn. Facility
Business and Software

Doosan Bobcat To Increase Manufacturing Footprint with $26 Million Expansion at its Litchfield, Minn. Facility

Doosan Bobcat, a global leader in the compact equipment industry, today announced plans for a $26 million expansion of its Litchfield, Minn. manufacturing facility. The…

Add an Auger: How to Pair an Auger with Your Mini Excavator
Attachments

Add an Auger: How to Pair an Auger with Your Mini Excavator

If you run into setting fence posts and footers or …

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: JCB’s ICXT Combines the DNA of a Backhoe and Compact Track Loader
Backhoes

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: JCB’s ICXT Combines the DNA of a Backhoe and Compact Track Loader

In the off-highway equipment industry, most of the machine options are already pretty …

Compressor Expert Sullair Announces Major Expansion Plan in Michigan City, Ind.
Compressors

Compressor Expert Sullair Announces Major Expansion Plan in Michigan City, Ind.

Compressor Expert Sullair Announces Major Expansion Plan in Michigan City
Sullair, an industry leader in innovative compressed air …

Sneak Peek (Editor at Large): Chevron Debuts Delo 600 ADF, a Revolutionary, DPF-Saving Oil at Big Press Event this Week
Engines

Sneak Peek (Editor at Large): Chevron Debuts Delo 600 ADF, a Revolutionary, DPF-Saving Oil at Big Press Event this Week

Compact Equipment was just out at the Chevron Technology Center in Richmond, Calif., talking engines and oils. Chevron Products Co., …

Power Moves: Allmand Bros Launches Maxi-Power 25 Generator
Generators

Power Moves: Allmand Bros Launches Maxi-Power 25 Generator

Allmand Bros. Inc., a subsidiary of Briggs & Stratton Corporation …

Lincoln Electric Offers VR Welding Training Experience with VRTEX Series
Hand Tools

Lincoln Electric Offers VR Welding Training Experience with VRTEX Series

Leading welding equipment company elevates standard of welding performance
Lincoln Electric recently introduced some innovations in virtual reality …

Hot and Cold: Tips for Operating Gen Sets, Compressors and Light Towers in Varying Temperatures
Light Towers

Hot and Cold: Tips for Operating Gen Sets, Compressors and Light Towers in Varying Temperatures

As the summer heat continues in September and the colder fall months loom, …

ASV Gives Customers More Loader Options with New Base and Premium Machine Packages
Skid Steers

ASV Gives Customers More Loader Options with New Base and Premium Machine Packages

ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid …

Case Dealer Sonsray Machinery Supports Team Rubicon Wildland Fire Cleanup in Las Vegas
Track Loaders

Case Dealer Sonsray Machinery Supports Team Rubicon Wildland Fire Cleanup in Las Vegas

CASE Construction Equipment dealer Sonsray Machinery donated the use of a CASE TV380 compact track loader for a wildland fire and wind damage response operation in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Floyd Lamb Park …

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Hitachi’s ZW Compact Wheel Loaders
Wheel Loaders

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Hitachi’s ZW Compact Wheel Loaders

In the off-highway equipment industry, most of the machine options are already pretty …

Telehandler Tips: Manufacturers Offer Operating Advice and Insights into Certification
Telehandlers

Telehandler Tips: Manufacturers Offer Operating Advice and Insights into Certification

Bigger isn’t always better. Just ask compact telehandlers. These small, nimble machines can load, …

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Ditch Witch’s SK3000 Stand-On Skid Steer
Compact Tool Carriers

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Ditch Witch’s SK3000 Stand-On Skid Steer

In the off-highway equipment industry, most of the machine options are already pretty …