GSSI Releases PaveScan RDM 2.0 Asphalt Density Assessment Tool
Business and Software

GSSI Releases PaveScan RDM 2.0 Asphalt Density Assessment Tool

GSSI, the world’s leading manufacturer of ground penetrating radar (GPR) equipment, announces PaveScan RDM 2.0 — an innovative asphalt density assessment tool that provides accurate…

ABI Attachments Releases a Serious Landscape Grading Rake for Compact Tool Carriers
Attachments

ABI Attachments Releases a Serious Landscape Grading Rake for Compact Tool Carriers

For years, ABI Attachments has been inventing better ways to get outdoor work done. Now, with the meteoric rise of compact tool carriers (often called…

Winning the Safety Race: Why Scissor Lifts Take First
Aerial Lifts

Winning the Safety Race: Why Scissor Lifts Take First

Whether young or old, short or tall, every employee has the right to be safe while performing tasks on the jobsite, and high-reach work in…

NAHB: Here’s What Building 1,000 Homes Means to the U.S. Economy
Business and Software

NAHB: Here’s What Building 1,000 Homes Means to the U.S. Economy

A new study from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) shows that housing stands poised to lead the economic rebound once social distancing and…

COVID-19 Cuts Nonresidential Construction Employment in March, Says ABC
Business and Software

COVID-19 Cuts Nonresidential Construction Employment in March, Says ABC

Construction industry employment declined by 29,000 in March, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of data released by the U.S. Bureau of Labor…

Dealer Watch: ALLU Group Inc. Announces ECA Canada Company as Its New Dealer for Ontario
Business and Software

Dealer Watch: ALLU Group Inc. Announces ECA Canada Company as Its New Dealer for Ontario

ALLU Group Inc. is pleased to announce ECA Canada Company, based in Toronto, as its newest dealer for the full line of ALLU Transformer material…

Project Delivery Tactics Aid in Completion of Akron Children’s Hospital Addition
Aerial Lifts

Project Delivery Tactics Aid in Completion of Akron Children’s Hospital Addition

Construction jobsites have evolved over the years. Tools that were once ideal may now be out of date. For example, the first hammer ever made…

Dealer Watch: Bobcat Company Introduces New Authorized Dealer in Honesdale, Pennsylvania
Business and Software

Dealer Watch: Bobcat Company Introduces New Authorized Dealer in Honesdale, Pennsylvania

Bobcat Company has expanded its dealer network with the addition of Bobcat of Wayne County as an authorized new and used sales, service and parts…

U.S. Department Of Labor Announces New Paid Sick Leave And Expanded Family and Medical Leave Implementation
Business and Software

U.S. Department Of Labor Announces New Paid Sick Leave And Expanded Family and Medical Leave Implementation

The U.S. Department of Labor recently announced new action regarding how American workers and employers will benefit from the protections and relief offered by the…

AGC: February Rise In Construction Outlays Contrasts with Pandemic-Driven Collapse In March As Owners and the Government Shut Down Projects
Business and Software

AGC: February Rise In Construction Outlays Contrasts with Pandemic-Driven Collapse In March As Owners and the Government Shut Down Projects

Survey Finds Contractors Face Shortages of Materials and Workers, Delivery Delays and Cancellations; Association Officials Urge Additional Measures to Help Workers, Firms and the Economy…

Watch: A Charlotte Contractor Relies on a John Deere 333G Compact Track Loader to Brush Cut and Help Build Homes
Skid Steers

Watch: A Charlotte Contractor Relies on a John Deere 333G Compact Track Loader to Brush Cut and Help Build Homes

Alvin Furr grew up in a rural area near Charlotte, N.C. At night during high school, he worked second shift at the local cotton mill,…

February’s Construction Spending Decline Indicates What’s to Come, Says ABC
Business and Software

February’s Construction Spending Decline Indicates What’s to Come, Says ABC

National nonresidential construction spending fell 1.8% in February, but is up 2.5% compared to the same time last year, according to an Associated Builders and…

Dealer Watch: H&E Opens New Branch in North Raleigh, NC
Business and Software

Dealer Watch: H&E Opens New Branch in North Raleigh, NC

H&E Equipment Services Inc. recently announced the opening of a new branch in Wake Forest, N.C., serving the North Raleigh market. The new location is…

Learn How ANSI Safety Standards Are Changing Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs)
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Learn How ANSI Safety Standards Are Changing Mobile Elevating Work Platforms (MEWPs)

Mobile elevating work platforms (MEWPs) lift workers, tools and supplies for the completion of many different types of overhead jobs. Formerly known as aerial work…

Vermeer Launches New Cutting System with Improved Tooth Design for Stump Cutters
Business and Software

Vermeer Launches New Cutting System with Improved Tooth Design for Stump Cutters

Vermeer is enhancing its stump cutter product line with the introduction of the patent-pending Vermeer cutting system (VCS). The VCS incorporates a new tooth design…

Let’s Run Down the First Large Deck Construction Scissor Lift in Snorkel’s New Trio
Aerial Lifts

Let’s Run Down the First Large Deck Construction Scissor Lift in Snorkel’s New Trio

Entering the large deck construction scissor lift market for the first time, Snorkel introduced the first model in its new family of three heavy-duty, rough…

Cooler Heads Prevail: New Battle Ax Mulching Head Proves Successful for Kansas Contractor
Attachments

Cooler Heads Prevail: New Battle Ax Mulching Head Proves Successful for Kansas Contractor

Horizontal drum mulcher attachments are commonly used in many industries from forestry to land clearing. Perhaps the most work for this tool is in right-of-way…

Contractors Discuss the  Versatility and Productivity of Vermeer mini skid steers
Compact Tool Carriers

Contractors Discuss the Versatility and Productivity of Vermeer mini skid steers

Whether it’s landscaping, tree care work or even utility installation, compact tool carriers, often called compact utility loaders (CULs), are small, versatile machines that can…

Details on Caterpillar’s New 315 Next Gen Excavator, Compatible with the New Cat App
Excavators

Details on Caterpillar’s New 315 Next Gen Excavator, Compatible with the New Cat App

Offering superior performance in a compact design, the new Caterpillar 315 Next Gen excavator features a new powertrain, technology and simplified maintenance to boost performance,…

New Department of Homeland Security Guidance Clarifies Construction’s Role in Supporting Essential Critical Infrastructure, Via AGC
Business and Software

New Department of Homeland Security Guidance Clarifies Construction’s Role in Supporting Essential Critical Infrastructure, Via AGC

Construction Officials Say New Federal Guidance Should Signal to State and Local Officials the Need to Allow Construction Activity to Continue, or Resume, During Coronavirus-Related…

ABI Attachments Releases a Serious Landscape Grading Rake for Compact Tool Carriers

Attachments

ABI Attachments Releases a Serious Landscape Grading Rake for Compact Tool Carriers

For years, ABI Attachments has been inventing better ways …

Details on CASE’s Project Zeus, the 580 EV, the Industry’s First Fully Electric Backhoe Loader

Backhoes

Details on CASE’s Project Zeus, the 580 EV, the Industry’s First Fully Electric Backhoe Loader

At CONEXPO-CON/AGG, CASE Construction Equipment introduced “Project Zeus” — the 580 EV (Electric …

Gotta Kubota Engine? Maybe You Should Download Kubota Engine America’s New Service App

Engines

Gotta Kubota Engine? Maybe You Should Download Kubota Engine America’s New Service App

The power of the Kubota Engine America’s Service …

Chicago Pneumatic Updates Two Generators

Generators

Chicago Pneumatic Updates Two Generators

Chicago Pneumatic Power Technique (CP) has updated …

General Equipment Introduces 262H EPIC Series Two-Man Hole Digger

Hand Tools

General Equipment Introduces 262H EPIC Series Two-Man Hole Digger

The new 262H EPIC Series two-man hole digger from

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. …

Watch: A Charlotte Contractor Relies on a John Deere 333G Compact Track Loader to Brush Cut and Help Build Homes

Skid Steers

Watch: A Charlotte Contractor Relies on a John Deere 333G Compact Track Loader to Brush Cut and Help Build Homes

Alvin Furr grew up in a rural area near Charlotte, N.C. At night during high school, …

Hydraulic Health: Tips for Maintaining a Skid Steer and Track Loader’s Hydraulic Systems

Track Loaders

Hydraulic Health: Tips for Maintaining a Skid Steer and Track Loader’s Hydraulic Systems

Skid steers and track loaders are by far the most commonly used machines in North America’s construction and agricultural industries, with close to 100,000 units sold in 2018 and 2019. Their impressive versatility appeals to …

More Than Just a Loader: Specialty Buckets, Grapples, Forks and Snow Tools Top Compact Wheel Loader Attachments

Wheel Loaders

More Than Just a Loader: Specialty Buckets, Grapples, Forks and Snow Tools Top Compact Wheel Loader Attachments

Compact wheel loaders are designed for a wide range of applications given their size, comfort, safety and ability to couple with any number of attachments. From augers and buckets to forks and snowplows, this growing …

Camso Launches New Solid Telehandler Tire to Support the Growing Rental Industry

Telehandlers

Camso Launches New Solid Telehandler Tire to Support the Growing Rental Industry

Camso has launched the new TLH 592S, a solid tire …

Contractors Discuss the  Versatility and Productivity of Vermeer mini skid steers

Compact Tool Carriers

Contractors Discuss the Versatility and Productivity of Vermeer mini skid steers

Whether it’s landscaping, tree care work or even utility installation, compact tool carriers, often called compact utility loaders (CULs), are …