Happy July 4th! A day early…

Happy July 4th! A day early…

Our mothership, Benjamin Media Inc., will be closed for the 4th of July, so our families and friends can celebrate everything American. In fact, we’re…

Hyundai Construction Equipment Recognizes Modern Equipment & Supply Reps During 2017 Dealer Sales Awards

Hyundai Construction Equipment Recognizes Modern Equipment & Supply Reps During 2017 Dealer Sales Awards

Modern Equipment & Supply recently announced that in just its second full year as a Hyundai Construction Equipment dealer two sales representatives were ranked among the Top 5…

RDO Equipment Co. Grants $500,000 to Volunteer Fire Departments Through Community Builder Program

RDO Equipment Co. Grants $500,000 to Volunteer Fire Departments Through Community Builder Program

RDO Equipment Co. awarded 41 grants and a total of more than $500,000 to 41 volunteer fire departments across the company footprint through a special…

Bomag BW 138 AD-5 Tandem Roller with Economizer Keeps Operators Aware of Compaction Progress

Bomag BW 138 AD-5 Tandem Roller with Economizer Keeps Operators Aware of Compaction Progress

With its large drum diameter and high compaction forces, the Bomag BW 138 AD-5 tandem vibratory roller is the perfect all-round roller for paving contractors…

November construction input prices expand; year-over-year inflation highest since 2011, ABC says

November construction input prices expand; year-over-year inflation highest since 2011, ABC says

Construction input prices expanded 0.7 percent in November and rose 5.6 percent on a yearly basis, the largest increase since November 2011, according to an…

Miller Enhances ArcReach Technology With New Industry-Exclusive Capabilities

Miller Enhances ArcReach Technology With New Industry-Exclusive Capabilities

Miller Electric Mfg. Co., a leading worldwide manufacturer of arc welding equipment, has enhanced its ArcReach technology with two new industry-exclusive capabilities that provide even…

Enjoy Your Memorial Day! We’ll Be Back Tuesday!

Enjoy Your Memorial Day! We’ll Be Back Tuesday!

We’re off this Monday for the holiday weekend. Enjoy Memorial Day, and we’ll see you online Tuesday. Until then, enjoy these little buggers.

Kolpin DirtWorks Provides the Largest Assortment of Quality Tools  for ATVs and UTVs

Kolpin DirtWorks Provides the Largest Assortment of Quality Tools for ATVs and UTVs

Kolpin DirtWorks provides the largest assortment of the quality tools you need to put an ATV or UTV to work! Whether establishing a wildlife food…

Work Photography Requires Caution; Construction Photos Can Show Violations

Work Photography Requires Caution; Construction Photos Can Show Violations

Contractors are proud of the work they do and the things they build, so they often take pictures of their jobsites to document the progress…

Welding Expert Miller Electic Releases Its 2017 Full-Line Catalog

Welding Expert Miller Electic Releases Its 2017 Full-Line Catalog

Miller Electric Mfg. Co. has released the 2017 Full-Line Catalog. The WE BUILD-themed catalog showcases a wide range of welding and cutting products. A free…

ABC Praises Injunction Against Department of Labor’s Controversial Overtime Rule

ABC Praises Injunction Against Department of Labor’s Controversial Overtime Rule

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) welcomed news that the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Texas issued a preliminary injunction blocking the U.S….

Morbark Debuts Track Chipper, Tree Care Product Updates at TCI Expo

Morbark Debuts Track Chipper, Tree Care Product Updates at TCI Expo

Morbark LLC debuted the Beever M18R Track Tree and Brush Chipper, as well as improvements to its Tree Care Products lines, at the TCI Expo…

Construction Input Prices Begin to Trend Higher, ABC Says

Construction Input Prices Begin to Trend Higher, ABC Says

Both nonresidential and overall construction input prices increased in September, with natural gas and crude petroleum prices bouncing back, according to analysis of the U.S….

Construction Employment Increases in Three-Fifths of Nation’s Metro Areas

Construction Employment Increases in Three-Fifths of Nation’s Metro Areas

Construction employment increased in three-fifths of metro areas between August 2015 and August 2016 — the smallest share in nearly three and a half years…

SmartEquip Network Welcomes a New Platform Partnership with IronDirect

SmartEquip Network Welcomes a New Platform Partnership with IronDirect

The SmartEquip Network is expanding its network of more than 200 suppliers with the addition of IronDirect, a new marketplace that provides construction equipment buyers…

Associated Builders and Contractors Applauds Passage of House Bill to Delay Overtime Rule

Associated Builders and Contractors Applauds Passage of House Bill to Delay Overtime Rule

Last week, the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) applauded the U.S. House of Representatives passage of legislation that would delay implementation of the U.S. Department…

Helpful Tips for Properly Operating Earth Auger Attachments

Helpful Tips for Properly Operating Earth Auger Attachments

Hydraulically powered earth augers are one of the most popular attachments available for skid loaders, mini excavators, backhoes and compact loaders. Their power, productivity and…

Summer Training Sessions for the Distributors of Worksaver Attachments

Summer Training Sessions for the Distributors of Worksaver Attachments

Worksaver Inc. hosted its first Summer Training session on July 12th and 13th. Fifty participants from the company’s distributors throughout the United States and Canada…

Friday Fun: Doosan Serves as Patron of the British Open, Raises Online and Offline Branding Campaigns

Friday Fun: Doosan Serves as Patron of the British Open, Raises Online and Offline Branding Campaigns

On July 7, 2016, Doosan Chairman Jeongwon Park announced the company’s continued role as an official patron of The Open Championship (also known as the British…

Northeast Ohio Student Wins SkillsUSA National Welding Competition

Northeast Ohio Student Wins SkillsUSA National Welding Competition

A high school student from Willoughby-Eastlake Tech Center in Willoughby, Ohio, took home the gold medal from the SkillsUSA Championships held June 22-23 at the…