Friday Accolades: Kubota Mfg. of America and Kubota Industrial Equipment Announce $1M Donation to the Lanier Technical College Foundation

Friday Accolades: Kubota Mfg. of America and Kubota Industrial Equipment Announce $1M Donation to the Lanier Technical College Foundation

In a special ceremony recently, Georgia Governor Nathan Deal joined leaders from both Kubota Manufacturing of America (KMA) and Kubota Industrial Equipment (KIE) as they…

ASV Adds Columbia, South Carolina Dealer to Network

ASV Adds Columbia, South Carolina Dealer to Network

ASV Holdings Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of all-purpose and all-season compact track loaders and skid steers, has added Thompson Rental Services to its dealer network….

Housing Production Drops 3.7 Percent But Remains Near Post-Recession High

Housing Production Drops 3.7 Percent But Remains Near Post-Recession High

Total housing production fell 3.7 percent in April to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.29 million units after an upwardly revised March reading of…

Construction Material Prices Surge in April, Says ABC; Crude Petroleum Prices Up 35 Percent Year Over Year

Construction Material Prices Surge in April, Says ABC; Crude Petroleum Prices Up 35 Percent Year Over Year

Prices for inputs to construction materials expanded 1.3 percent in April and are 6.4 percent higher than at the same time one year ago, according…

Rising Incomes Boost Housing Affordability in First Quarter of 2018, Says NAHB

Rising Incomes Boost Housing Affordability in First Quarter of 2018, Says NAHB

Strong wage growth more than offset an increase in mortgage interest rates to boost nationwide housing affordability in the first quarter of 2018, according to…

Burly Attachments announces new Clod-Buster Topsoil Screener

Burly Attachments announces new Clod-Buster Topsoil Screener

Burly Attachments LLC recently announced its Clod-Buster Topsoil Screener, an American-made skid steer loader attachment for turning mountains of earth into ready-to-grade topsoil. The bucket…

Construction Costs Surge in April as New Tariffs and Other Trade Measures Lead to Significant Increases in Materials Prices

Construction Costs Surge in April as New Tariffs and Other Trade Measures Lead to Significant Increases in Materials Prices

Association Officials Warn That the New Tariffs and Resulting Price Spikes Have the Potential to Undermine Benefits of Tax and Regulatory Reform, Urge Administration to…

Contest: One Lucky Pair Will Take ‘The Road to Pocono’ with New Hitachi Wheel Loaders

Contest: One Lucky Pair Will Take ‘The Road to Pocono’ with New Hitachi Wheel Loaders

Wheel loader users are No. 1 to Hitachi Construction Machinery Loaders America Inc. That’s why they deserve a three-day two-night weekend away as part of…

Outdoor Power Equipment Institute Opens New Headquarters in Virginia

Outdoor Power Equipment Institute Opens New Headquarters in Virginia

Building purchase marks next stage in continued growth of the trade association More than 100 members, partners, and friends were on hand as the Outdoor…

Doosan announces multi-year partnership with the  New York Yankees

Doosan announces multi-year partnership with the New York Yankees

Doosan, a global leader in the Infrastructure Support Business, recently announced a multi-year partnership with the New York Yankees. The new partnership adds to Doosan’s…

ESAB Welding & Cutting Products Donates $120,000 + to Disaster Relief Agency, Operation USA

ESAB Welding & Cutting Products Donates $120,000 + to Disaster Relief Agency, Operation USA

ESAB Welding & Cutting Products has donated $120,845 to Operation USA, a 100-percent privately funded agency that has a four-star rating on Charity Navigator. Inspired…

Association of Equipment Manufacturers Launches ‘I Make America Town Hall Tour’

Association of Equipment Manufacturers Launches ‘I Make America Town Hall Tour’

Initiative will educate and engage manufacturing supporters during midterm elections With six months left before the midterm elections, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) is…

JCB Awarded Construction Equipment Contract by US Fish and Wildlife Service

JCB Awarded Construction Equipment Contract by US Fish and Wildlife Service

JCB has received an Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract to provide up to $25 million in construction equipment to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service…

Changes in Volvo CE Dealer Network Reflect the Company’s Strategy to Lead in Customer Value

Changes in Volvo CE Dealer Network Reflect the Company’s Strategy to Lead in Customer Value

Volvo Construction Equipment has made several changes to its dealer network over the last year, adding new dealers, and in some cases, expanding veteran dealers’…

CONEXPO-CON/AGG Radio Podcasts Top 110,000 Downloads

CONEXPO-CON/AGG Radio Podcasts Top 110,000 Downloads

Listen to Learn the Latest Construction Trends & Technologies Interest in staying ahead of the latest construction industry trends and technologies has propelled CONEXPO-CON/AGG Radio…

Lincoln Electric’s New Mobiflex 400-MS Mobile Welding Fume Extractor Offers Filtration on the Go

Lincoln Electric’s New Mobiflex 400-MS Mobile Welding Fume Extractor Offers Filtration on the Go

Mobile fume extraction with Automatic Filter Cleaning ideal for smaller facilities Lincoln Electric’s new Mobiflex 400-MS is a self-cleaning welding fume extraction and filtration system…

Dewalt announces LANYARD READY solutions for select corded and cordless tools

Dewalt announces LANYARD READY solutions for select corded and cordless tools

Dewalt recently introduced LANYARD READY solutions for corded and cordless tools. Dewalt LANYARD READY integrated solutions offer options to tether select corded and cordless tools…

Congressman Gibbs Visits Minnich Mfg. for AEM ‘I Make America’ Event

Congressman Gibbs Visits Minnich Mfg. for AEM ‘I Make America’ Event

Congressman Bob Gibbs visited Mansfield, Ohio, equipment manufacturer Minnich Mfg. on Tuesday, May 1, to meet with employees and speak about how ongoing policy deliberations…

JCB brings telescopic handler production line to Savannah, Georgia

JCB brings telescopic handler production line to Savannah, Georgia

JCB is bringing production of the popular 505-20TC Loadall compact telescopic handler to its North American headquarters and manufacturing facility near Savannah, Georgia. Installation of…

Wacker Neuson reports record revenue in first quarter of 2018

Wacker Neuson reports record revenue in first quarter of 2018

The Wacker Neuson Group started the year strong with revenue for the first quarter of 2018 increasing by more than 9 percent to EUR 371…