Check Out JLG at CONEXPO in Booth F5324
Aerial Lifts

Check Out JLG at CONEXPO in Booth F5324

JLG is Elevating Access at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020. At booth F5324 in the Festival Grounds, JLG will unveil the next generation of the access industry with…

Genie to Promote Use of Telematics at The ARA Show
Aerial Lifts

Genie to Promote Use of Telematics at The ARA Show

At The ARA Show 2020 in Orlando, Fla., February 10-12, in booth #4214, Genie will be promoting the many ways rental companies can effectively use…

The 123s of Skid Steer and Track Loader Warranties
Business and Software

The 123s of Skid Steer and Track Loader Warranties

1. Warranty Programs One enticing part of buying a new skid steer or compact track loader is its warranty and the peace of mind it…

Single-Family Starts Will Gain Ground in 2020, Says NAHB
Business and Software

Single-Family Starts Will Gain Ground in 2020, Says NAHB

Single-family starts should continue on a gradual, upward trajectory in 2020, fueled by solid job growth and low mortgage rates that will keep demand firm,…

Ritchie Bros. to Hold Las Vegas Auction During CONEXPO-CON/AGG
Business and Software

Ritchie Bros. to Hold Las Vegas Auction During CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Consignments are now being accepted for the March 12–13 auction; thousands of bidders expected Every three years, tens of thousands of contractors from around the…

Construction Employment Increases in 34 States and D.C. from Dec. 2018-19, Says AGC
Business and Software

Construction Employment Increases in 34 States and D.C. from Dec. 2018-19, Says AGC

Thirty-four states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between December 2018 and December 2019, while construction employment increased in 29 states from November…

Honda Power Equipment Products Now Offered at Lowe’s
Business and Software

Honda Power Equipment Products Now Offered at Lowe’s

Honda Power Equipment, a business unit of American Honda Motor Co., Inc. and manufacturer and marketer of a complete range of outdoor power equipment products,…

Winter Wheel Loader Maintenance Tips
Wheel Loaders

Winter Wheel Loader Maintenance Tips

With their rugged design and overall versatility, compact wheel loaders (CWLs) can help contractors run a profitable business all year long. However, winter has a…

Construction Contractor Confidence Surges Into 2020, Says ABC
Business and Software

Construction Contractor Confidence Surges Into 2020, Says ABC

Confidence among U.S. construction industry leaders increased in November 2019 with respect to sales, profit margins and staffing, according to the Associated Builders and Contractors…

ELFA Announces Top 10 Equipment Acquisition Trends for 2020
Business and Software

ELFA Announces Top 10 Equipment Acquisition Trends for 2020

The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA), which represents the nearly $1 trillion equipment finance sector, today revealed its Top 10 Equipment Acquisition Trends for…

Mecalac Introduces the TA3SH Power Swivel Site Dumper
Wheel Loaders

Mecalac Introduces the TA3SH Power Swivel Site Dumper

Mecalac, a leading global designer, manufacturer and distributor of compact construction equipment for urban environments, recently introduced the TA3SH Power Swivel Site Dumper for increased…

Hy-Brid Lifts Introduces LeakGuard System on Its MEWPs for Surface Protection
Aerial Lifts

Hy-Brid Lifts Introduces LeakGuard System on Its MEWPs for Surface Protection

Hy-Brid Lifts, the top manufacturer of high-quality, low-level access equipment, recently introduce its trademarked LeakGuard integrated system for surface protection, providing 110% hydraulic fluid containment….

New Vest-Mounted Tethers Offer Drop Safety in Your Pocket
Hand Tools

New Vest-Mounted Tethers Offer Drop Safety in Your Pocket

Six new ANSI 121-Compliant Gear Keeper retractable tethers increase convenience and productivity while keeping tools safe and out of the way away but always easily…

Residential Remodeling Spending Continues to Slowly Grow, Says NAHB
Business and Software

Residential Remodeling Spending Continues to Slowly Grow, Says NAHB

Spending on residential improvements will continue to grow over the next two years at a gradual pace, according to experts at a press conference hosted…

John Deere’s Cool Quik-Knect Tractor System Awarded with 2020 AE50 Award
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John Deere’s Cool Quik-Knect Tractor System Awarded with 2020 AE50 Award

John Deere, an industry leader in the compact utility tractor space, recently announced its Quik-Knect system was selected as a 2020 AE50 Award winner by…

Dealer Watch: KOBELCO USA Adds California’s Bailey’s to Growing Dealer Network
Business and Software

Dealer Watch: KOBELCO USA Adds California’s Bailey’s to Growing Dealer Network

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA continues to expand representation in the North American market by adding Bailey’s Inc. to its nationwide dealer network. Bailey’s will represent…

DEWALT Expands XTREME Subcompact Series Tool Offering
Hand Tools

DEWALT Expands XTREME Subcompact Series Tool Offering

DEWALT recently expanded the XTREME Subcompact Series tools, now a line of six compact and performance-packed brushless 12V MAX* tools, with the XTREME Subcompact Series…

Danfoss Agrees to Acquire Eaton’s Hydraulics Business
Business and Software

Danfoss Agrees to Acquire Eaton’s Hydraulics Business

Danfoss has entered into an agreement to acquire Eaton’s Hydraulics business. The acquisition marks a major milestone in the company’s history and its Going Great…

Engcon Launches a Global Safety Campaign “Dig Smart. Dig Safe”
Business and Software

Engcon Launches a Global Safety Campaign “Dig Smart. Dig Safe”

The amount of workplace accidents and fatalities that occur in connection with excavators makes for disappointing and distressing reading. Engcon wants to lead the excavation…

Elevate your work station with these top scissor lift models from JLG to Genie
Aerial Lifts

Elevate your work station with these top scissor lift models from JLG to Genie

When the job to be done is overhead, and materials, tools and several workmen must be up there to do it, aerial work platforms are…

John Deere’s Cool Quik-Knect Tractor System Awarded with 2020 AE50 Award

Attachments

John Deere’s Cool Quik-Knect Tractor System Awarded with 2020 AE50 Award

John Deere, an industry leader in the compact utility …

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: John Deere’s 344L with High-Lift and Case’s N Series Backhoes with PowerBoost

Backhoes

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: John Deere’s 344L with High-Lift and Case’s N Series Backhoes with PowerBoost

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

Air Power: Kaeser Rolls Out New 185-CFM Portable Compressor

Compressors

Air Power: Kaeser Rolls Out New 185-CFM Portable Compressor

The new M55PE is packed with features that increase reliability and safety while reducing downtime.
Kaeser‘s …

Kick Ash: The Inside Scoop on a Revolutionary, DPF-Saving Oil from Chevron

Engines

Kick Ash: The Inside Scoop on a Revolutionary, DPF-Saving Oil from Chevron

I don’t typically fly across the country for oil and lubricants news, but

Chicago Pneumatic Launches Most Powerful Portable in Its Lineup, the CPG 625 Generator

Generators

Chicago Pneumatic Launches Most Powerful Portable in Its Lineup, the CPG 625 Generator

Chicago Pneumatic Power Technique has offically launched the CPG 625 generator. The largest …

New Vest-Mounted Tethers Offer Drop Safety in Your Pocket

Hand Tools

New Vest-Mounted Tethers Offer Drop Safety in Your Pocket

Six new ANSI 121-Compliant Gear Keeper …

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, …

Let’s Learn to Rent a Skid Steer or Track Loader like a Pro

Skid Steers

Let’s Learn to Rent a Skid Steer or Track Loader like a Pro

Renting compact machinery and other equipment is here to stay. It has been an option for decades but became a virtual necessity for construction contractors when the 2008 recession struck. Now it is a habit …

Let’s Learn to Rent a Skid Steer or Track Loader like a Pro

Track Loaders

Let’s Learn to Rent a Skid Steer or Track Loader like a Pro

Renting compact machinery and other equipment is here to stay. It has been an option for decades but became a virtual necessity for construction contractors when the 2008 recession struck. Now it is a habit …

Winter Wheel Loader Maintenance Tips

Wheel Loaders

Winter Wheel Loader Maintenance Tips

With their rugged design and overall versatility, compact wheel loaders (CWLs) can help contractors run a profitable business all year long. However, winter has a tendency to amplify a lot of the wear and tear …

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: JCB’s 504-13 and Manitou’s MT 420 Telescopic Handlers Reach New Levels for Compacts

Telehandlers

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: JCB’s 504-13 and Manitou’s MT 420 Telescopic Handlers Reach New Levels for Compacts

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

Vermeer Announces It Will Distribute MultiOne’s Compact Articulated Loaders

Compact Tool Carriers

Vermeer Announces It Will Distribute MultiOne’s Compact Articulated Loaders

Vermeer Corporation announced yesterday that it has entered into …