Genie to Promote Use of Telematics at The ARA Show

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…

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

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

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

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

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,…

Construction Contractor Confidence Surges Into 2020, Says ABC

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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”

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

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…

Toro to Acquire Venture Products, Makers of Ventrac Articulating Tractor Tool Carriers, for $167M+

Toro to Acquire Venture Products, Makers of Ventrac Articulating Tractor Tool Carriers, for $167M+

Acquisition expands product portfolio with leader of articulating turf, landscape and snow equipment The Toro Company recently announced that it has entered into an agreement…

ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator Dips in November

ABC’s Construction Backlog Indicator Dips in November

Associated Builders and Contractors recently reported that its Construction Backlog Indicator fell slightly to 8.8 months in November, a 1.5% decline from October’s reading. “Nonresidential…

NTEA Releases 2020 Commercial Vehicle Fleet Purchasing Outlook

NTEA Releases 2020 Commercial Vehicle Fleet Purchasing Outlook

NTEA recently published its eighth annual Fleet Purchasing Outlook to showcase purchasing trends for the commercial vehicle community. The insights provided by fleet professionals give…