February Construction Unemployment Rates Down in 37 States Year Over Year, Says ABC

February Construction Unemployment Rates Down in 37 States Year Over Year, Says ABC

Estimated February not seasonally adjusted construction unemployment rates fell nationally and in 37 states, rose in 12 states and were unchanged in one state (Texas)…

John Deere Begins Production of Protective Face Shields for Health Care Workers

John Deere Begins Production of Protective Face Shields for Health Care Workers

John Deere, in collaboration with the UAW, the Iowa Department of Homeland Security and the Illinois Manufacturers’ Association, has joined a number of organizations and…

This New MCR8T Radial Piston Motor from Rexroth Is Ideal for Compact Track Loaders

This New MCR8T Radial Piston Motor from Rexroth Is Ideal for Compact Track Loaders

A step change in power density and durability for direct drive CTL track motor technology Bosch Rexroth is expanding its range of direct drives for…

KEEN Utility Introduces a New Sure-Fit, Sure-Footed, Heavy-Duty Work Boot

KEEN Utility Introduces a New Sure-Fit, Sure-Footed, Heavy-Duty Work Boot

The rigors of heavy-duty work environments require footwear built tough to take on the day. New for 2020, KEEN Utility is introducing a heavy-duty work…

New Trump Administration Guidance Now Allows Firms with 500 or Fewer Employees to Qualify for Paycheck Protection Program Loans

New Trump Administration Guidance Now Allows Firms with 500 or Fewer Employees to Qualify for Paycheck Protection Program Loans

Associated General Contractors of America Secures Fix to Loan Qualifications After Alerting Administration Officials to Small Business Administration Language that Excluded Many Firms The Associated…

For your Convenience, Here’s a Summary of the Three Purpose-Built Forestry Track Loaders on the Market

For your Convenience, Here’s a Summary of the Three Purpose-Built Forestry Track Loaders on the Market

And away we go… Cat 299D3 XE Land Management CTL  The purpose-built Cat 299D3 XE Land Management compact track loader delivers superior performance in demanding…

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

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

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

BETTER BUILT Introduces New Pro Value Collection of Jobsite Storage Solutions

BETTER BUILT Introduces New Pro Value Collection of Jobsite Storage Solutions

BETTER BUILT, a leading brand of work truck equipment and jobsite storage boxes, announces the release of nine new jobsite storage products. The product lineup…

Cat Introduces Next Generation Dozers: D1, D2 and D3

Cat Introduces Next Generation Dozers: D1, D2 and D3

Building on the same base machine platform as their successful predecessors, the new Cat D1, D2 and D3 Next Generation small dozers feature styling changes,…

Felling Trailers Inc. Announces Beneficiary of 2020 Trailer for a Cause

Felling Trailers Inc. Announces Beneficiary of 2020 Trailer for a Cause

Felling Trailers will be hosting its eighth annual Trailer for a Cause online auction of an FT-3 Utility trailer to benefit a nonprofit organization. Felling…

Dealer Watch: Warrior Machinery, New LiuGong and Dressta Dealer in Los Angeles, to Open Soon

Dealer Watch: Warrior Machinery, New LiuGong and Dressta Dealer in Los Angeles, to Open Soon

LiuGong North America is delighted to announce that Warrior Machinery will serve as its exclusive dealer in the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area. Warrior Machinery…

Here’s a Rundown of Cat’s Five New Backhoe Loaders, Boasting High Efficiency and Tech

Here’s a Rundown of Cat’s Five New Backhoe Loaders, Boasting High Efficiency and Tech

Caterpillar recently announced five new backhoe loader models operating in the 14-ft and 15-ft size classes. Building on the success of the Cat F2 Series…

GSSI Releases PaveScan RDM 2.0 Asphalt Density Assessment Tool

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

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…

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

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

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

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…

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

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

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

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…