Caterpillar Expands Retail Equipment Shopping Capabilities on shop.cat.com
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Caterpillar Expands Retail Equipment Shopping Capabilities on shop.cat.com

Caterpillar is announcing an expansion of online shopping capabilities for customers. After completing a successful, two-year pilot Caterpillar rolled out Manufacturing Suggested Retail Price (MSRP)…

Video: RDO Equipment Co. Discusses the Growing Popularity of Compact Excavators
Excavators

Video: RDO Equipment Co. Discusses the Growing Popularity of Compact Excavators

The Track is an excellent weekly video series from RDO Equipment Co., a John Deere and Vermeer dealer operating 75 stores in nine states. The…

Tool Time: Up Your Compact Equipment Game with Attachments
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Tool Time: Up Your Compact Equipment Game with Attachments

Compact track loaders, skid steers and excavators are the backbone of the jobsite, and when equipped with performance-matched attachments, they can take versatility and productivity…

Purchasing Preowned: Tips for Buying a Used Skid Steer or Compact Track Loader
Skid Steers

Purchasing Preowned: Tips for Buying a Used Skid Steer or Compact Track Loader

There are a lot of skid steers and track loaders bought and sold every year, but all those units aren’t necessarily fresh off the factory…

Dealer Watch: ASV Expands Dealer Network
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Dealer Watch: ASV Expands Dealer Network

ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, added new dealers to its dealer network in Q2…

Doosan Introduces Updated Mini Excavators
Excavators

Doosan Introduces Updated Mini Excavators

Doosan Infracore North America LLC, introduces the new DX42-5K and the DX50-5K mini excavators. The excavators are updates to the prior iterations, featuring new innovations…

Scholarships Available for Municipal and Public Utilities for the NASTT 2021 No-Dig Show
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Scholarships Available for Municipal and Public Utilities for the NASTT 2021 No-Dig Show

The North American Society for Trenchless Technology (NASTT) — the leading association serving and promoting the North American trenchless industry — is pleased to announce…

Dealer Watch: Bobcat Company Welcomes New Authorized Dealer in Ventura, California
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Dealer Watch: Bobcat Company Welcomes New Authorized Dealer in Ventura, California

Bobcat Company has expanded its dealer network with the addition of Bobcat of Ventura, an authorized new and used sales, rental, service and parts provider…

Quick Q&A: We Discuss Economy Grade Control Attachments and Technologies with Level Best
Attachments

Quick Q&A: We Discuss Economy Grade Control Attachments and Technologies with Level Best

Level Best makes some of the top grade control attachments for skid steers and track loaders in the industry. Its new Precision Grader Blade works…

Watch: Richard Olson, Chairman and CEO of Toro, Discusses the Company’s New Sustainability Endures Platform
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Watch: Richard Olson, Chairman and CEO of Toro, Discusses the Company’s New Sustainability Endures Platform

The Toro Company (TTC) today announced the launch of its Sustainability Endures platform, which will strengthen TTC’s strategic focus on sustainability and its long-standing commitment…

Construction Spending Decreases for Fourth Consecutive Month in June as Declines in Leading Public Categories Continue, Says AGC
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Construction Spending Decreases for Fourth Consecutive Month in June as Declines in Leading Public Categories Continue, Says AGC

Association Officials Warn Further Contraction Is Likely Unless Federal Government Enacts Prompt, Major Investment in Infrastructure as State and Local Governments Face Deficits Construction spending…

Dealer Watch: Terramac Adds Power Motive Corporation to Dealer Network
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Dealer Watch: Terramac Adds Power Motive Corporation to Dealer Network

Terramac, a leading manufacturer of innovative rubber track crawler carriers, expands its representation in the North American market to include Power Motive Corporation (PMC) as…

Watch: Case Construction Equipment Shines a Light on Night Work in this Excellent New Video
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Watch: Case Construction Equipment Shines a Light on Night Work in this Excellent New Video

There are lots of reason to work at night. For starters, there just might not be enough time in the day. Night work can also…

Diversify Your Tool Carrier with These Uniquely Cool Attachments
Attachments

Diversify Your Tool Carrier with These Uniquely Cool Attachments

How can you do more without spending too much extra cash? Well, maybe your operations can invest in a new attachment to help expand and…

Dealer Watch: Diamond Equipment Awarded Takeuchi-US’s Midwest Dealer of the Year
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Dealer Watch: Diamond Equipment Awarded Takeuchi-US’s Midwest Dealer of the Year

Takeuchi-US, a global innovation leader in compact equipment, has awarded Diamond Equipment as the 2019 Dealer of the Year for the Midwest Region. Takeuchi’s Midwest…

Nonresidential Construction Spending Falls Slightly in June, Says ABC
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Nonresidential Construction Spending Falls Slightly in June, Says ABC

National nonresidential construction spending declined 0.2% in June, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data published today by the U.S. Census Bureau….

Dealer Watch: ALLU Group Announces New Dealer for Wisconsin and Its Material Processing Attachments
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Dealer Watch: ALLU Group Announces New Dealer for Wisconsin and Its Material Processing Attachments

ALLU Group Inc. recently announced Mid-State Equipment, headquartered in Janesville, Wisconsin, as its newest dealer for the full line of ALLU Transformer and ALLU Crusher…

Make It Monday: Tape It Off!
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Make It Monday: Tape It Off!

Make art using paint, canvas and painter’s tape. What you’ll need: Paint Brushes Canvas Painter’s Tape Steps: 1. Use painter’s tape to make a design…

Construction Output Drops Significantly Due to COVID-19, Says ABC
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Construction Output Drops Significantly Due to COVID-19, Says ABC

The U.S. economy contracted at an annualized rate of 32.9% during the second quarter of 2020, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of…

Nice Financing: Get a Load of These Great End-of-Summer Money Deals
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Nice Financing: Get a Load of These Great End-of-Summer Money Deals

With the economy spinning in uncertain directions, it’s become a buyer’s market. Deals are to be had. It feels like everyone wants your business —…

Tool Time: Up Your Compact Equipment Game with Attachments

Attachments

Tool Time: Up Your Compact Equipment Game with Attachments

Compact track loaders, skid steers and excavators are the backbone of the jobsite, and when equipped with performance-matched attachments, they can take versatility and productivity to higher levels. When contractors add attachments to their work …

JCB North America Announces Eight-Year, $269M Military Contract for Its Beastly High Speed Backhoes

Backhoes

JCB North America Announces Eight-Year, $269M Military Contract for Its Beastly High Speed Backhoes

JCB has been awarded a contract to supply the U.S. military …

CE Conversations: Let’s Learn How to Pick a Towable Air Compressor with Sullair

Compressors

CE Conversations: Let’s Learn How to Pick a Towable Air Compressor with Sullair

Air power. A commercial air compressor can be a powerful tool for a variety of renters, contractors …

Beat the Heat: Daily Maintenance for Off-Highway Diesel Engines Dealing with Hot Weather and Work

Engines

Beat the Heat: Daily Maintenance for Off-Highway Diesel Engines Dealing with Hot Weather and Work

Summer work means hotter temperatures and tougher working conditions. Keeping crews safe from that intense worksite …

Honda Power Equipment Launches CO-MINDER Advanced Carbon Monoxide Detection System Across Generator Lineup

Generators

Honda Power Equipment Launches CO-MINDER Advanced Carbon Monoxide Detection System Across Generator Lineup

Honda Power Equipment, a business unit of American …

RYAN Turf Equipment Shares Sod Cutting Tips

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RYAN Turf Equipment Shares Sod Cutting Tips

Many people spend their winters imagining what projects and updates they’ll make to their turf, whether it’s a golf course …

Night Lights: Advice for Renting a Light Tower and What Options Are Out There

Light Towers

Night Lights: Advice for Renting a Light Tower and What Options Are Out There

Sometimes a contractor’s projects don’t follow a typical 9-to-5 schedule. When work spills over into the evening, a crew needs the right equipment — such as light towers — to stay productive and meet deadlines. …

Purchasing Preowned: Tips for Buying a Used Skid Steer or Compact Track Loader

Skid Steers

Purchasing Preowned: Tips for Buying a Used Skid Steer or Compact Track Loader

There are a lot of skid steers and track loaders bought and sold every year, but all those units aren’t necessarily fresh off the factory floor. “The new equipment skid steer and compact track loader …

Purchasing Preowned: Tips for Buying a Used Skid Steer or Compact Track Loader

Track Loaders

Purchasing Preowned: Tips for Buying a Used Skid Steer or Compact Track Loader

There are a lot of skid steers and track loaders bought and sold every year, but all those units aren’t necessarily fresh off the factory floor. “The new equipment skid steer and compact track loader …

Volvo CE L45H and L50H Wheel Loaders Now Offered with High-Speed Driveline

Wheel Loaders

Volvo CE L45H and L50H Wheel Loaders Now Offered with High-Speed Driveline

A high-speed driveline option is now available on

Small but Mighty: Tips for Renting a Compact Tool Carrier

Compact Tool Carriers

Small but Mighty: Tips for Renting a Compact Tool Carrier

Need a little extra muscle on your next project? Consider renting a compact tool carrier (sometimes called a compact utility …