AEM: Three Keys to Close the Construction Skills Gap

AEM: Three Keys to Close the Construction Skills Gap

In the U.S., and globally, skilled jobs are the hardest to fill, according to Manpower Group. That’s no surprise to construction companies. However, if it’s…

AEM elects Caterpillar executives to Board of Directors, CE Sector Board

AEM elects Caterpillar executives to Board of Directors, CE Sector Board

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has elected Philip Kelliher, Vice President Americas & Europe Distribution Services Division of Caterpillar Inc., to the AEM Board…

AEM honors 29 equipment manufacturers with ‘Statistics Outstanding Merit’ Awards

AEM honors 29 equipment manufacturers with ‘Statistics Outstanding Merit’ Awards

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has presented Statistics Outstanding Merit Awards to 29 companies for their superior participation in AEM data reporting programs. “Our…

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…

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…

Make Room for Millennials on the Construction Jobsite

Make Room for Millennials on the Construction Jobsite

Construction has often been considered one of the last industries to embrace technology. That is starting to change, however, as construction companies look for new…

America’s Largest Construction-Focused Trade Show (CONEXPO-CON/AGG) Takes No. 1 Spot in Top Trade Shows List

America’s Largest Construction-Focused Trade Show (CONEXPO-CON/AGG) Takes No. 1 Spot in Top Trade Shows List

CONEXPO-CON/AGG has taken the No. 1 spot in the Top Trade Show list annually compiled by the Trade Show News Network (TSNN). TSNN is the…

Watch: AEM Launches TV Ad Urging Trump Against Tariffs

Watch: AEM Launches TV Ad Urging Trump Against Tariffs

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) launched a new television ad campaign on Monday urging President Trump against following through with new tariffs on steel…

Association of Equipment Manufacturers ‘Profoundly Disappointed’ by Trump Tariffs

Association of Equipment Manufacturers ‘Profoundly Disappointed’ by Trump Tariffs

Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) President Dennis Slater issued the following statement after President Trump formally announced new import tariffs on steel and aluminum: The…

AEM Launches Podcast to Explore Disruptive Industry Topics

AEM Launches Podcast to Explore Disruptive Industry Topics

Expanding on the scope of its efforts to keep members apprised of potentially disruptive trends in the construction and agriculture equipment industries, the Association of…

Save Time, Control Costs, ‘Go Green’ on the Jobsite: These 6 Tools Can Help

Save Time, Control Costs, ‘Go Green’ on the Jobsite: These 6 Tools Can Help

The search for efficiency in terms of labor, materials and timelines has come with the territory in the construction industry from the moment someone first…

AEM: Trump Infrastructure Plan Good Starting Point

AEM: Trump Infrastructure Plan Good Starting Point

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) President Dennis Slater issued the following statement following statement following the introduction of President Trump’s $1.5 trillion infrastructure plan:…

AEM Poll: 81% Want Congress to Pass an Infrastructure Bill in 2018 (That Includes Us)

AEM Poll: 81% Want Congress to Pass an Infrastructure Bill in 2018 (That Includes Us)

Americans who watched President Trump’s State of the Union Address want action on infrastructure this year — and they want Democrats to help. According to…

Association of Equipment Manufacturers Acquires Data Analytics Company Hargrove & Associates

Association of Equipment Manufacturers Acquires Data Analytics Company Hargrove & Associates

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) announced that it has purchased Minneapolis-based Hargrove & Associates, Inc. (HAI) a data processing and business analytics company. At a…

AEM Honors Companies for Longtime Industry Service

AEM Honors Companies for Longtime Industry Service

Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has recognized 11 companies for achieving “milestone member” status in 2017, a designation that highlights their off-road equipment industry support…

JCB Honored with Pillar of Industry Award from AEM

JCB Honored with Pillar of Industry Award from AEM

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers has recognized Savannah-based JCB for its contribution to the American manufacturing industry. JCB was recently honored with a “Pillar of…

AEM Wins Art of the Show Award for CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017

AEM Wins Art of the Show Award for CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017

The International Association of Exhibitions and Events (IAEE) has selected the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) as an Art of the Show winner for Most…

AEM Supports Hurricane Irma Disaster Relief with $5,000 American Red Cross Donation

AEM Supports Hurricane Irma Disaster Relief with $5,000 American Red Cross Donation

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) has donated $5,000 to the American Red Cross to assist with Hurricane Irma relief efforts. This is in addition…

Practice Smart Digging: Support Call 811 Day, Which Is Today

Practice Smart Digging: Support Call 811 Day, Which Is Today

Do you know where your local utility lines are? The Common Ground Alliance has designated 8/11 on the calendar as a convenient reminder to “call…

AEM Launches ‘Behind Every Product’ Campaign

AEM Launches ‘Behind Every Product’ Campaign

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) launched a major, new advertising campaign to promote the economic contributions of the equipment manufacturing industry among Washington influencers….