Builder Confidence Holds Steady in March, Says NAHB
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Builder Confidence Holds Steady in March, Says NAHB

Builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes held steady at 62 in March, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo…

The Futuristic Construction Concept Vehicle Toy from Volvo CE and LEGO Wins a Design Award
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The Futuristic Construction Concept Vehicle Toy from Volvo CE and LEGO Wins a Design Award

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has scooped a top prize at the design industry’s most prestigious awards – yet another success of the company’s unique…

CASE Announces Fourth-Annual Dire States Equipment Grant
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CASE Announces Fourth-Annual Dire States Equipment Grant

Grant provides $25,000 in free equipment use to one winning community to repair and/or build local infrastructure or other critical systems. CASE Construction Equipment has…

Cemen Tech Expands ACCU-POUR Technology with Suite of Productivity Solutions
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Cemen Tech Expands ACCU-POUR Technology with Suite of Productivity Solutions

AP Office and AP Mobile are cloud-based productivity solutions that provide concrete producers intelligent mixers to help grow and scale their businesses profitably. Cemen Tech…

January New Home Sales Demonstrate Demand for Affordable Homes, Says NAHB
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January New Home Sales Demonstrate Demand for Affordable Homes, Says NAHB

The January new home sales report from the government indicates an increasing demand for homes sold in an affordable price range. In January 2019, 66…

2019 Starts Off with Expansion in Nonresidential Spending, Says ABC
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2019 Starts Off with Expansion in Nonresidential Spending, Says ABC

National nonresidential construction spending rose 2.4 percent in January, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data. At a seasonally…

Construction Spending Rises in January as Surge in Multifamily and Nonresidential Projects Outweighs Weakness in Homebuilding
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Construction Spending Rises in January as Surge in Multifamily and Nonresidential Projects Outweighs Weakness in Homebuilding

Association Officials Caution that Proposed Federal Infrastructure Funding Cuts Could Affect Future Growth in Demand for Construction Amid Reports of Falling Sector Employment in February…

H&E Relocates to New Facility in San Diego, Calif.
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H&E Relocates to New Facility in San Diego, Calif.

Effective March 11, 2019, H&E Equipment Services Inc. (H&E) announces the relocation of its San Diego branch to an expanded facility at 6006 Miramar Road,…

More Details on Toro Buying Ditch Witch’s Parent Company for $700 Million
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More Details on Toro Buying Ditch Witch’s Parent Company for $700 Million

The Toro Co. continues to grow its construction offerings through acquisition, especially over the last eight years. In 2012, the addition of certain Stone Construction…

Housing Starts Rebound in January, Says NAHB
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Housing Starts Rebound in January, Says NAHB

Total housing starts rose 18.6 percent in January to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.23 million units from a downwardly revised reading in December,…

Jobs Decline in Construction Sector for the First Time in More Than Two Years, Says ABC
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Jobs Decline in Construction Sector for the First Time in More Than Two Years, Says ABC

According to an analysis by the Associated Builders and Contractors of data released today by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the construction industry lost…

JLG Parent Company Named a 2019 World’s Most Ethical Company
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JLG Parent Company Named a 2019 World’s Most Ethical Company

Oshkosh Corp., a leading manufacturer of specialty vehicles and vehicle bodies and the parent company of JLG Industries Inc., was recently honored by the Ethisphere…

Dodge Momentum Index Falters in February
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Dodge Momentum Index Falters in February

The Dodge Momentum Index lost 4.4% in February, falling to 146.9 (2000=100) from the revised January reading of 153.6. The Momentum Index, issued by Dodge…

Volvo CE Machines Win EquipmentWatch’s Highest Retained Value and Lowest Cost of Ownership Awards
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Volvo CE Machines Win EquipmentWatch’s Highest Retained Value and Lowest Cost of Ownership Awards

The leading data researcher for the construction equipment industry EquipmentWatch has selected two Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) machines for its 2019 Lowest Cost of…

Felling Trailers Inc. Certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council
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Felling Trailers Inc. Certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council

Felling Trailers Inc., a leader in industrial trailer manufacturing, is proud to announce its national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Development…

CASE and Trekker Group Support Team Rubicon and Salvation Army in Home Rebuild for Military Veteran After Hurricane Irma
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CASE and Trekker Group Support Team Rubicon and Salvation Army in Home Rebuild for Military Veteran After Hurricane Irma

CASE Construction Equipment dealer Trekker Group donated the use of a CASE SV185 skid steer loader to help Team Rubicon finish rebuilding the home of…

SnowEx Awarded Contract Through Sourcewell
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SnowEx Awarded Contract Through Sourcewell

SnowEx has been awarded a four-year national cooperative contract through Sourcewell (formerly NJPA). Now, public purchasing agents throughout the United States and Canada are able…

Bobcat Introduces Two New Authorized Dealers in York and Hanover, Pa.
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Bobcat Introduces Two New Authorized Dealers in York and Hanover, Pa.

Bobcat Co. has expanded its dealer network with the addition of Bobcat of York and Bobcat of Adams County as authorized new and used sales,…

Nonresidential Construction Spending Was Flat in December, and the Public Sector Is Down Slightly, Says ABC
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Nonresidential Construction Spending Was Flat in December, and the Public Sector Is Down Slightly, Says ABC

National nonresidential construction spending remained virtually unchanged in December, according to Associated Builders and Contractors’ analysis of U.S. Census Bureau data. Nonresidential spending totaled $750.5…

CONEXPO CONNECT Sweepstakes Will Award Entrance, Hotel and Airfare to the Mega Vegas Construction Show
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CONEXPO CONNECT Sweepstakes Will Award Entrance, Hotel and Airfare to the Mega Vegas Construction Show

Do not miss your chance to win a trip to CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020. Simply by connecting with CONEXPO Connect, the new online experience that gives construction…