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

Leica Geosystems, Autodesk Advances Next-Generation Robotic Total Station Connectivity
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Leica Geosystems, Autodesk Advances Next-Generation Robotic Total Station Connectivity

Leica Geosystems announced the latest development in the ongoing collaboration with Autodesk. As a result of a new firmware breakthrough, the Autodesk BIM 360 Layout iPad…

Makita Returns As Snocross Team Sponsor
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Makita Returns As Snocross Team Sponsor

Makita Power Tools has returned as a sponsor of one of snocross racing’s top teams, joining NSK and BRP’s Ski-Doo brand as official sponsors. Makita…

Doosan produces its first safety training videos for heavy equipment owners and operators
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Doosan produces its first safety training videos for heavy equipment owners and operators

Doosan introduces its first safety training videos for heavy equipment owners, operators, rental companies and dealers who own or operate articulated dump trucks (ADTs), crawler…

Wacker Neuson Skid Steer Production Planned for Wisconsin Facility
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Wacker Neuson Skid Steer Production Planned for Wisconsin Facility

The United States is the largest market for skid steer loaders. That is good news for the folks in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin where Wacker Neuson…

Bobcat S450 Expands M-Series Lineup
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Bobcat S450 Expands M-Series Lineup

With the launch of the S450 skid steer, Bobcat Company has expanded its M-Series lineup with a loader that provides operators with improved comfort and…

Atlas Copco Reveals ES Breaker Line
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Atlas Copco Reveals ES Breaker Line

Atlas Copco’s new, Essential (ES) breaker attachments give rental centers and contractors a fast ROI by simplifying maintenance and operation. Atlas Copco created the ES…

JCB Embarks on Southeastern US Roadshow
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JCB Embarks on Southeastern US Roadshow

A pair of JCB backhoes is at the center of a Southeastern United States roadshow that celebrates the company’s heritage as the inventor of the…

Meet Lincoln Electric’s Welding Hand Tools
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Meet Lincoln Electric’s Welding Hand Tools

A trio of new hand tools bearing the Lincoln Electric name are designed to aid welding operators regardless of environment or welding process. A new…

Register now for Gulf Coast Welding and Cutting Technology Conference
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Register now for Gulf Coast Welding and Cutting Technology Conference

Mark your calendars for the free Gulf Coast Welding and Cutting Technology Conference and Expo at the new Miller and Hobart Technology and Training Center….

2014 Skid Steer Spec Guide
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2014 Skid Steer Spec Guide

The core American machine in the compact equipment category is the venerated skid steer loader. Since its inception in the 1950s, the skid steer has redefined the tool carrier concept in the construction machinery industry, using hundreds of hydraulically

Mower Implements for Compact Tractors
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Mower Implements for Compact Tractors

There are a multitude of mower attachments available on the market, so it’s easy to pick the wrong one for your application. For example: You wouldn’t use a rotary cutter to achieve a smooth, precise cut needed for a golf course, and a mid-mount mower

Innovative Attachments Showcase
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Innovative Attachments Showcase

Compact Equipment Magazine’s 2014 Attachment Buyers Guide – Innovative Attachments

Letter to the Editor: An Appreciation for Special Editions
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Letter to the Editor: An Appreciation for Special Editions

Dear Compact Equipment Editor, I want to express my appreciation for the information and knowledge I’ve gained from the magazine. Over the past few years, it…

Terex Utilities Sponsors “Woodwalkers” Reality TV Show
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Terex Utilities Sponsors “Woodwalkers” Reality TV Show

Terex Utilities recently announced that it is one of seven inaugural sponsors of “Woodwalkers,” a new reality television show airing to 96 million viewers nationwide on Tuff TV. The show is based on the Southeast Lineman Training Center’s six-part s

Lowe Mfg. Inc. Celebrates Over 40 Years in Business
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Lowe Mfg. Inc. Celebrates Over 40 Years in Business

Why has Lowe been so successful? The company is ready to rattle off a myriad of reasons. Its products represent an excellent combination of durable value. Personal family pride goes into every product. Its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility has a wor

Top Five Skid Steer Attachments
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Top Five Skid Steer Attachments

Skid steers and track loaders can run hundreds of these unique implements — hydraulic attachments like backhoes and brooms and non-hydraulic tools such as buckets and pallet forks — but it’s impossible for you to own them all. So, which ones do you

Construction Industry Pledges to Hire More than 100,000 Veterans
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Construction Industry Pledges to Hire More than 100,000 Veterans

Veterans are invaluable to the construction industry. Men and women who serve in the military often have the traits that are so critical to success: agility, discipline, integrity, and the drive to get the job done right.

Constructive Confrontation in the Workplace
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Constructive Confrontation in the Workplace

To successfully navigate workplace conflict, managers must be able to confront team members in a positive, productive manner. Whatever the situation, whether two people are actively quarreling, or whether one person’s behavior is impacting the entire wo

The Toro Company Kicks Off Centennial Year Celebration
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The Toro Company Kicks Off Centennial Year Celebration

On July 10, The Toro Co. will celebrate a rare business milestone — achieving 100 years in business. According to Michael J. Hoffman, Toro’s chairman and CEO, Toro attributes its remarkable longevity to “the character of our people and channel partn