Construction Contractors Regain Confidence in January 2019, Says ABC
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Construction Contractors Regain Confidence in January 2019, Says ABC

Construction industry leaders remained confident regarding the nonresidential construction sector’s prospects during January 2019, according to the latest Construction Confidence Index released by Associated Builders…

Friday Fun: John Deere Historic Site Opens Doors for the Season, so Here’s the Lineup of Special Events
Industry Events

Friday Fun: John Deere Historic Site Opens Doors for the Season, so Here’s the Lineup of Special Events

The John Deere Historic Site opened its gates to the public for its 55th season on Friday, March 1. Located in Grand Detour, the site is…

Buyers Products Designs New Series of Expressway Plows
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Buyers Products Designs New Series of Expressway Plows

Buyers Products, a leading manufacturer of work truck equipment, releases a new series of expressway plows designed for high speed highway and interstate use. The…

New High-Reach Genie GS-4655 Slab Scissor Lift to Launch at bauma
Aerial Lifts

New High-Reach Genie GS-4655 Slab Scissor Lift to Launch at bauma

Maximum working height, heavy-lift capacity and powerful new AC electric drive motors enhance eco-friendly productivity in a light and compact package As part of its…

Watch: Enjoy this video detailing Skyjack’s booth at bauma in Munich this spring
Aerial Lifts

Watch: Enjoy this video detailing Skyjack’s booth at bauma in Munich this spring

bauma Germany 2019 from Skyjack Inc on Vimeo. Linamar Corp.’s Skyjack division recently announced its taking the show indoors this year at bauma in Munich,…

Backhoe on Tracks: JCB to Release Unique 1CXT Backhoe Loader to the United States
Backhoes

Backhoe on Tracks: JCB to Release Unique 1CXT Backhoe Loader to the United States

Compact track loader sales continue to outpace skid steers (by nearly double). We’ve heard sales for tracked machines were in the whopping 64,000-unit range in…

January Construction Unemployment Rates Down in 48 States Year Over Year, Says ABC
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January Construction Unemployment Rates Down in 48 States Year Over Year, Says ABC

Estimated January not seasonally adjusted construction unemployment rates fell nationally and in 48 states on a year-over-year basis, according to an analysis of U.S. Bureau…

Bobcat Co. Announces 2019 Dealer Leadership Group
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Bobcat Co. Announces 2019 Dealer Leadership Group

Bobcat Co. recently announced its 2019 Dealer Leadership Group. These 16 authorized Bobcat dealerships were the highest-performing dealers according to the Dealer Performance Review, a…

Easton Corbin and Cassadee Pope to Headline at Concerts at GIE+EXPO
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Easton Corbin and Cassadee Pope to Headline at Concerts at GIE+EXPO

Attendees at the 2019 GIE+EXPO, set for Oct. 16-18, will be treated to three nights of free, top-notch entertainment. The after-show-hours entertainment will kick off…

Engcon Invests $100 Million
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Engcon Invests $100 Million

Engcon recently announced that it is investing nearly $100 million in new manufacturing equipment in the next three years and tripling production capacity. Engcon is a…

Dust in the Wind: Water Suppression Systems on Breakers Aimed at Silica Rules Are Still Niche
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Dust in the Wind: Water Suppression Systems on Breakers Aimed at Silica Rules Are Still Niche

Dust comes in different sizes. The dust you can see is annoying, but it is the tiny dust particles you can’t see that pose a…

Construction Employment Increases in 275 Out of 358 Metro Areas from Jan. 18-19, Says AGC
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Construction Employment Increases in 275 Out of 358 Metro Areas from Jan. 18-19, Says AGC

Construction employment grew in 275, or 76 percent, out of 358 metro areas between January 2018 and January 2019, declined in 39 (11 percent) and…

Builder Confidence Holds Steady in March, Says NAHB
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Builder Confidence Holds Steady in March, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes held steady at 62 in March, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo…

Genie Lift Pro Training Now Includes Supervisor Training Course that Meets ANSI Requirements
Aerial Lifts

Genie Lift Pro Training Now Includes Supervisor Training Course that Meets ANSI Requirements

Jobsites must be fully compliant starting December 2019 The new ANSI A92.22 standards for Safe Use and ANSI A92.24 standards for Training carry with them…

Let’s Grow: Finding the Right Compact Tractor Implements for Your Small Acreage
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Let’s Grow: Finding the Right Compact Tractor Implements for Your Small Acreage

In recent years, small farm crop production, including organic crop production, has grown substantially. In fact, according to usda.gov, the 2016 Certified Organic Survey —…

The Futuristic Construction Concept Vehicle Toy from Volvo CE and LEGO Wins a Design Award
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The Futuristic Construction Concept Vehicle Toy from Volvo CE and LEGO Wins a Design Award

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has scooped a top prize at the design industry’s most prestigious awards – yet another success of the company’s unique…

CASE Announces Fourth-Annual Dire States Equipment Grant
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CASE Announces Fourth-Annual Dire States Equipment Grant

Grant provides $25,000 in free equipment use to one winning community to repair and/or build local infrastructure or other critical systems. CASE Construction Equipment has…

SnowEx HELIXX Poly Hopper Spreaders Introduce Advanced Material Delivery System
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SnowEx HELIXX Poly Hopper Spreaders Introduce Advanced Material Delivery System

Based on extensive testing and three decades of SnowEx hopper spreader innovation, the new HELIXX poly hoppers feature an advanced material delivery system. Combined with…

Cemen Tech Expands ACCU-POUR Technology with Suite of Productivity Solutions
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Cemen Tech Expands ACCU-POUR Technology with Suite of Productivity Solutions

AP Office and AP Mobile are cloud-based productivity solutions that provide concrete producers intelligent mixers to help grow and scale their businesses profitably. Cemen Tech…

The Power to Lead: Today’s Compact Tool Carriers Wield Greater Strength, Lift and Hydraulic Performance
Compact Tool Carriers

The Power to Lead: Today’s Compact Tool Carriers Wield Greater Strength, Lift and Hydraulic Performance

We want more power in a smaller package. It’s a challenging trend that’s popular in a lot of industries. In off-highway construction equipment, the quest…

Buyers Products Designs New Series of Expressway Plows
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Buyers Products Designs New Series of Expressway Plows

Buyers Products, a leading manufacturer of work truck equipment, releases a new series of …

Backhoe on Tracks: JCB to Release Unique 1CXT Backhoe Loader to the United States
Backhoes

Backhoe on Tracks: JCB to Release Unique 1CXT Backhoe Loader to the United States

Compact track loader sales continue to outpace skid steers (by nearly double). We’ve heard …

Here Are the Most Popular Portable Compressors on the Market Right Now
Compressors

Here Are the Most Popular Portable Compressors on the Market Right Now

In the world of construction, it’s amazing what a little air can do. Thanks to …

Kawasaki Adds New Engine Oils
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Kawasaki Adds New Engine Oils

Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. Engines Division continues to build its family of …

Generac brings Magnum, MAC and Tower Light Brands Under Mobile Products
Generators

Generac brings Magnum, MAC and Tower Light Brands Under Mobile Products

Generac Mobile Products brands, Magnum, MAC and Tower Light, …

Makita Launches New Cordless Coffee Maker
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Makita Launches New Cordless Coffee Maker

Makita U.S.A. Inc., manufacturer of high-quality industrial power tools and accessories, recently announced the …

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 …

CASE and Trekker Group Support Team Rubicon and Salvation Army in Home Rebuild for Military Veteran After Hurricane Irma
Skid Steers

CASE and Trekker Group Support Team Rubicon and Salvation Army in Home Rebuild for Military Veteran After Hurricane Irma

CASE Construction Equipment dealer Trekker Group donated the use of …

Bob-Dock: Bobcat’s Stay-in-the-Cab Skid Steer/Track Loader Attachment System Is Most Impressive
Track Loaders

Bob-Dock: Bobcat’s Stay-in-the-Cab Skid Steer/Track Loader Attachment System Is Most Impressive

Bobcat Co. is a pioneer of compact equipment, and the original brand of skid …

Just the Facts — A Quick Guide to Compact Wheel Loaders
Wheel Loaders

Just the Facts — A Quick Guide to Compact Wheel Loaders

You’re busy. We get it. You don’t have time to read a …

Reversing Camera Now Available for SkyTrak and JLG G5-18A Telehandlers
Telehandlers

Reversing Camera Now Available for SkyTrak and JLG G5-18A Telehandlers

JLG Industries Inc., an Oshkosh Corp. company and a leading global manufacturer of aerial work …

The Power to Lead: Today’s Compact Tool Carriers Wield Greater Strength, Lift and Hydraulic Performance
Compact Tool Carriers

The Power to Lead: Today’s Compact Tool Carriers Wield Greater Strength, Lift and Hydraulic Performance

We want more power in a smaller package. It’s a challenging trend …