ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator Increases Modestly in May
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ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator Increases Modestly in May

Associated Builders and Contractors recently reported that its Construction Backlog Indicator expanded to 8.9 months in May 2019, up 0.2 months or 2.2% since April 2019,…

Single-Family Starts Increase in June, Says Homebuilder Association
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Single-Family Starts Increase in June, Says Homebuilder Association

Single-family gains helped offset a drop in multifamily production as total housing starts edged 0.9 percent lower in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate…

John Deere Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide
Skid Steers

John Deere Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Eight Units Promoting Visibility, Rearview Cameras and an LED Package John Deere has improved each generation of skid steer over time, from its original 24…

Compact Tool Carrier/Mini Skid Steer Maintenance Made Simple
Compact Tool Carriers

Compact Tool Carrier/Mini Skid Steer Maintenance Made Simple

Toro Takes Us Through Some Important Compact Tool Carrier Care Compact tool carriers (or CTCs) can be found on a lot of jobsites these days….

Let’s Roll — Five Tips for Purchasing a Skid Steer
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Let’s Roll — Five Tips for Purchasing a Skid Steer

Skid steers can be found in a multiplicity of markets. Farming. Road work. Landscaping. Snow removal. The list goes on and on. The diversity of…

Case Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide
Skid Steers

Case Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Celebrating 50 Years of Skid Steers in 2019 Manufactured in Wichita, Kan., Case promotes its skid steers as featuring class-leading breakout force, torque, hydraulic flow…

John Deere Announces New Registered Apprenticeship Program
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John Deere Announces New Registered Apprenticeship Program

John Deere has received approval from the U.S. Department of Labor for its new Registered Apprenticeship Program and is making it available to its Agriculture…

Lincoln Electric Releases the 4th Generation of VIKING 2450 and 3350 Series Welding Helmets
Hand Tools

Lincoln Electric Releases the 4th Generation of VIKING 2450 and 3350 Series Welding Helmets

Lincoln Electric has launched the next generation in professional auto darkening welding helmets. The new VIKING 2450 and 3350 Series welding helmets feature industry leading…

Friday Fun: John Deere Historic Site Hosts 2019 Green Iron Days, Aug. 2-4, geared toward classic equipment
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Friday Fun: John Deere Historic Site Hosts 2019 Green Iron Days, Aug. 2-4, geared toward classic equipment

Dozens of vintage John Deere two-cylinder tractors will be on display for public viewing during the 2019 Green Iron Days at the John Deere Historic…

Gehl Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide
Skid Steers

Gehl Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

10 Models Including the Big and Beastly V420 Gehl began manufacturing agricultural implements out of West Bend, Wis., in 1859. From those humble beginnings in…

Michelin Introduces Next Generation of its Skid Steer Tweel
Skid Steers

Michelin Introduces Next Generation of its Skid Steer Tweel

Making its North American debut at Ag in Motion in Saskatchewan, the MICHELIN X TWEEL SSL 2 AT and HST 12N16.5 ─ the airless tire…

Kubota Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide
Skid Steers

Kubota Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

A Hard-Working Pair of Vertical-Lift Loaders Kubota’s SSV Series brings skid steer power and versatility to the company’s core rental, construction and agricultural segments. The…

JCB Dealer Network Expands in Canada with Jade Equipment JCB
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JCB Dealer Network Expands in Canada with Jade Equipment JCB

Jade Equipment JCB is the newest addition to JCB’s growing North American dealer network. The new JCB dealership operates from the Jade Equipment premises at…

JCB Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide
Skid Steers

JCB Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Side-Entry Skid Steers, Including the World’s First Telescoping Boom In 1993, JCB entered the skid steer market with the first mono-boom, side-entry skid steer, leveraging…

Builder Confidence Holds Firm in July, Says NAHB
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Builder Confidence Holds Firm in July, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose one point to 65 in July, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells…

Dealer Watch: Terramac Appoints Vantage Equipment as New York Dealer
Utility Vehicles

Dealer Watch: Terramac Appoints Vantage Equipment as New York Dealer

Terramac, a leading manufacturer of innovative rubber track crawler carriers, expands its representation in the North American market to include Vantage Equipment as part of…

Caterpillar Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide
Skid Steers

Caterpillar Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Demand Fan, High Flow XPS, Backup Cameras and More Caterpillar launched its first skid steer loader models in 1999, releasing four radial-lift loaders that were…

Serious Labs Developing VR Training Modules for IPAF PAL+ Advanced Operator Certification
Aerial Lifts

Serious Labs Developing VR Training Modules for IPAF PAL+ Advanced Operator Certification

At the International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) INNOVATE event in Chicago yesterday, Edmonton-based Serious Labs, the world leader in virtual reality (VR) solutions for training…

ASV Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide
Skid Steers

ASV Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Two Skid Steers from the Seasoned Track Loader Maker ASV introduced its line of skid steer loaders in 2011. The company is quick to note…

Vermeer Breaks Ground on Monument Commemorating Tornado Recovery Efforts
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Vermeer Breaks Ground on Monument Commemorating Tornado Recovery Efforts

Last Friday, Vermeer Corporation held the groundbreaking for a monument commemorating the buildings destroyed by an EF3 tornado last July, while celebrating the strength of…

Wayne Baumberger Is Named New President of Diamond Mowers
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Wayne Baumberger Is Named New President of Diamond Mowers

Leading Mulching Equipment Manufacturer Appoints New Leader
Diamond Mowers LLC recently appointed Wayne Baumberger as its new President. …

JCB Wins Additional Orders for Army Construction Backhoes
Backhoes

JCB Wins Additional Orders for Army Construction Backhoes

The U.S. Army has added $21 million to its contract with JCB North America for High Mobility …

Doosan Portable Power Expands Small Air Compressor Product Line with High-Pressure XP185 Model
Compressors

Doosan Portable Power Expands Small Air Compressor Product Line with High-Pressure XP185 Model

Doosan Portable Power is expanding its small air compressor lineup with the introduction of the Doosan® …

Cummins Launches Online Store, shopcummins.com, for United States Customers
Engines

Cummins Launches Online Store, shopcummins.com, for United States Customers

Cummins Inc. recently announced the launch of its online store for customers in the United States. The …

New Controller Platform Simplifies Operation of Generac Mobile Generators
Generators

New Controller Platform Simplifies Operation of Generac Mobile Generators

Generac Mobile’s MDG25 compact mobile diesel generator is now even easier to use thanks to …

Lincoln Electric Releases the 4th Generation of VIKING 2450 and 3350 Series Welding Helmets
Hand Tools

Lincoln Electric Releases the 4th Generation of VIKING 2450 and 3350 Series Welding Helmets

Lincoln Electric has launched the next generation in professional auto darkening welding helmets. The new VIKING 2450 …

Bright  Decisions: Should You Rent or Buy Those Light Towers
Light Towers

Bright Decisions: Should You Rent or Buy Those Light Towers

Overnight construction work has its perks. For one, it minimizes disruptions for local communities and …

John Deere Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide
Skid Steers

John Deere Skid Steers Summarized — 2019 Spec Guide

Eight Units Promoting Visibility, Rearview Cameras and an LED Package
John Deere …

Mud & Mergers: Operating Track Loaders and Discussing the Yanmar Buyout with ASV in Soggy Minnesota
Track Loaders

Mud & Mergers: Operating Track Loaders and Discussing the Yanmar Buyout with ASV in Soggy Minnesota

It’s been an especially wet spring and summer in the Midwest. Minnesota in particular, already …

Great Lakes, Landscapers & Wheel Loaders: How Drost Landscape Uses Compact Equipment to Beautify Vacation Spots in Michigan
Wheel Loaders

Great Lakes, Landscapers & Wheel Loaders: How Drost Landscape Uses Compact Equipment to Beautify Vacation Spots in Michigan

For as long as Robert Drost can remember, families have been making their way north to his little corner …

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, …

Compact Tool Carrier/Mini Skid Steer Maintenance Made Simple
Compact Tool Carriers

Compact Tool Carrier/Mini Skid Steer Maintenance Made Simple

Toro Takes Us Through Some Important Compact Tool Carrier Care
Compact tool carriers (or CTCs) can …