Uniquely Versatile: Utility Tractors Continue to Attract Lifestylers and Pros Looking for a One Machine Solution

Uniquely Versatile: Utility Tractors Continue to Attract Lifestylers and Pros Looking for a One Machine Solution

In this era of skid steers and track loaders, utility tractors might seem at risk of losing market share, but manufacturers are still confident. These…

The Operator Experience: Our First Issue Dedicated to Operating Equipment Comes Out in June

The Operator Experience: Our First Issue Dedicated to Operating Equipment Comes Out in June

We’re getting our boots muddy operating a lot of equipment this spring. As you’re reading this issue, myself and other Compact Equipment editors are behind…

John Deere Introduces Compact Excavator/Backhoe Vibratory Plate Compactors

John Deere Introduces Compact Excavator/Backhoe Vibratory Plate Compactors

John Deere is adding three new plate compactors to its portfolio of over 100 Worksite Pro attachments, offering customers more model options to choose from…

Heading Off Road: From Cat to JLG, Big Brands Release New UTVs and Target Niche Markets

Heading Off Road: From Cat to JLG, Big Brands Release New UTVs and Target Niche Markets

Projects create nomads. For a contractor or farmer, a new job usually means another mission in a new place, making reliable transport imperative to travel…

On a Roll: Classic UTV Manufacturers Discuss Their Tried-and-True Lineups

On a Roll: Classic UTV Manufacturers Discuss Their Tried-and-True Lineups

When thinking of utility vehicles (or UTVs for short), it’s easy to picture weekend warriors zipping around to their next adventure. However, when packed with…

John Deere Redesigns Pallet Forks for Increased Durability

John Deere Redesigns Pallet Forks for Increased Durability

Continuing its commitment to providing industry-leading attachments to rental, ag material handling, landscape and construction customers, John Deere redesigned its Worksite Pro pallet forks to…

Buckets O’ Options: Taking a Look at Different Bucket Styles for Skid Steers and Compact Track Loaders

Buckets O’ Options: Taking a Look at Different Bucket Styles for Skid Steers and Compact Track Loaders

Buckets. They may seem like the most common, mundane attachment for a skid steer or compact track loader — like they’re a one-size-fits-all, pretty-much-perform-the-same-kinda-work-type tool….

Top Products: We Travel to World of Concrete and The Rental Show to Analyze New Equipment Launches

Top Products: We Travel to World of Concrete and The Rental Show to Analyze New Equipment Launches

Before 2018 really starts heating up, we wanted to make sure you, CE reader, had all of your equipment shopping research finished, so you’ll be…

Wheels in Motion: The Compact Wheel Loader Market Rolls a Little Larger in 2018

Wheels in Motion: The Compact Wheel Loader Market Rolls a Little Larger in 2018

Small wheel loaders continue to dig out a bigger niche in the North American machine market. Last year, big brands released impressive amounts of iron….

Most Popular: Mini Excavator Manufacturers Discuss their Top Selling Models

Most Popular: Mini Excavator Manufacturers Discuss their Top Selling Models

Close your eyes. Imagine you’re back in high school flipping through the yearbook and you get to the class superlatives. Remember those? Best hair, prettiest…

WOC Report: John Deere Announces Second Annual ‘Small Machines. Big Impact.’ Contest

WOC Report: John Deere Announces Second Annual ‘Small Machines. Big Impact.’ Contest

Building upon the success of last year’s contest, John Deere has launched its second “Small Machines. Big Impact.” contest. The contest encourages construction contractors, landscapers,…

John Deere Introduces 344L Compact Wheel Loader with Articulation Plus

John Deere Introduces 344L Compact Wheel Loader with Articulation Plus

Combining speed, precision and exceptional lift capacity, the new John Deere 344L compact wheel loader provides peak productivity for ag material handling, landscaping, snow removal…

WOC Report: John Deere Completes G-Series Skid Steers and CTL Lineup with Addition of Mid-Frame Models

WOC Report: John Deere Completes G-Series Skid Steers and CTL Lineup with Addition of Mid-Frame Models

Designed for construction, agricultural, rental, landscape and governmental customers seeking superior performance and versatility from their machines, the new John Deere G-Series mid-frame skid steers…

World of Concrete: Track Down This Cool Equipment at the Las Vegas Trade Show This Week

World of Concrete: Track Down This Cool Equipment at the Las Vegas Trade Show This Week

Construction, concrete and masonry pros should probably start 2018 off on the right foot — learning about their trade, shopping for new equipment and enjoying…

EquipmentWatch Announces Finalists for 2018 Highest Retained Value Awards

EquipmentWatch Announces Finalists for 2018 Highest Retained Value Awards

EquipmentWatch, the world leader in data, software and insights for the heavy equipment industry, has announced the finalists for the third-annual Highest Retained Value Awards….

Hydraulic Health: A Maintenance Guide to Maximize a Skid Steer/Track Loader’s Hydraulic System

Hydraulic Health: A Maintenance Guide to Maximize a Skid Steer/Track Loader’s Hydraulic System

  When the first skid steers were produced in the late ‘50s and early ‘60s, attachment systems began as simple pin-on attachments. Since then, hydraulic…

Track vehicle expert Prinoth expands its distribution network to West Virginia

Track vehicle expert Prinoth expands its distribution network to West Virginia

Prinoth, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of tracked vehicles, has just signed an agreement with Leslie Equipment Company to represent the Prinoth Panther line of…

Top Models: A Rundown of the Most Popular Skid Steers in the North American Market

Top Models: A Rundown of the Most Popular Skid Steers in the North American Market

Anyone in the market for a skid steer loader has expectations for his or her dream machine. Size, lifting force, versatility — these and other…

John Deere’s New Roll-Out Bucket Helps Operators Reach New Heights

John Deere’s New Roll-Out Bucket Helps Operators Reach New Heights

John Deere continues to grow its ever-expanding lineup of Worksite Pro attachments with the introduction of its new roll-out bucket offerings. The RB72, RB84 and…

New John Deere L-Series Compact Wheel Loaders Tackle Toughest Jobsite Tasks

New John Deere L-Series Compact Wheel Loaders Tackle Toughest Jobsite Tasks

Built for construction contractors, landscapers and rental center operators, the new John Deere 204L and 304L compact wheel loaders deliver higher productivity, increased uptime and…