Trench Talk: Let’s Discuss Buying a Walk-Behind Trencher

Trench Talk: Let’s Discuss Buying a Walk-Behind Trencher

Walk-behind trenchers are the perfect machines for operators who need to slice through the dirt with precision and ease. They help everyone from contractors and…

Free Training? Yep. Ditch Witch Answers the Call for Affordable, Online Compact Tool Carrier Instruction

Free Training? Yep. Ditch Witch Answers the Call for Affordable, Online Compact Tool Carrier Instruction

There is a ton of training out there for construction equipment operators — even for the small stuff — skid steers, backhoes, excavators, wheel loaders…

Thanks! We Have Much Love for Our Advertisers, So Here’s a Quick and Fun Nod to Our Supporters

Thanks! We Have Much Love for Our Advertisers, So Here’s a Quick and Fun Nod to Our Supporters

It takes a village to publish every issue and every post under the Compact Equipment umbrella, and that village includes our advertising supporters. 2020 has…

Watch: Richard Olson, Chairman and CEO of Toro, Discusses the Company’s New Sustainability Endures Platform

Watch: Richard Olson, Chairman and CEO of Toro, Discusses the Company’s New Sustainability Endures Platform

The Toro Company (TTC) today announced the launch of its Sustainability Endures platform, which will strengthen TTC’s strategic focus on sustainability and its long-standing commitment…

Diversify Your Tool Carrier with These Uniquely Cool Attachments

Diversify Your Tool Carrier with These Uniquely Cool Attachments

How can you do more without spending too much extra cash? Well, maybe your operations can invest in a new attachment to help expand and…

Small but Mighty: Tips for Renting a Compact Tool Carrier

Small but Mighty: Tips for Renting a Compact Tool Carrier

Need a little extra muscle on your next project? Consider renting a compact tool carrier (sometimes called a compact utility loader or mini skid steer…

Two New BOSS Snowplow Attachments Now Available for the Toro Dingo Compact Utility Loader Line

Two New BOSS Snowplow Attachments Now Available for the Toro Dingo Compact Utility Loader Line

Toro recently announced the introduction and availability of all-new snow removal attachments for the Toro Dingo compact utility loader line — the 4-ft and 5-ft…

Wow: The Toro Co. Gives $500,000 to Global Coronavirus Relief Efforts

Wow: The Toro Co. Gives $500,000 to Global Coronavirus Relief Efforts

The Toro Co. announced yesterday that it is giving $500,000 to assist families and communities worldwide that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Grant…

Enjoy Our Excellent Collection of Attachment Options for a Variety of Compact Tool Carriers

Enjoy Our Excellent Collection of Attachment Options for a Variety of Compact Tool Carriers

For many categories of equipment — skid steers, track loaders, compact tool carriers, tractors and beyond — attachments make the machine. Brooms, buckets, breakers, backhoes,…

Rental Roundup: The Most Interesting Equipment Showcased at The ARA Show Last Month

Rental Roundup: The Most Interesting Equipment Showcased at The ARA Show Last Month

The magic kingdom of Orlando was the destination city for February’s The ARA Show. The rental industry tradeshow is always full of enthusiastic exhibitors who…

Conquering CONEXPO: These Are the Must-See Machines at the Giant Trade Show Next Week

Conquering CONEXPO: These Are the Must-See Machines at the Giant Trade Show Next Week

CONEXPO-CON/AGG is so big it only happens every three years. In 2020, North America’s largest construction trade show — representing asphalt, aggregates, concrete, earthmoving, lifting,…

More Details on Toro’s Electric-Powered e-Dingo 500 Compact Utility Loader

More Details on Toro’s Electric-Powered e-Dingo 500 Compact Utility Loader

Toro has made a major step into the electric-powered equipment marketplace with the introduction of the new Toro e-Dingo 500 compact utility loader. The e-Dingo…

Come Grow with Us: Toro Continues to Acquire Innovative Solutions for Outdoor Environments

Come Grow with Us: Toro Continues to Acquire Innovative Solutions for Outdoor Environments

The Toro Co. is always eyeing the landscape, looking for complementary equipment to add to its portfolio. Almost every year now, the famous red landscape,…

Toro to Acquire Venture Products, Makers of Ventrac Articulating Tractor Tool Carriers, for $167M+

Toro to Acquire Venture Products, Makers of Ventrac Articulating Tractor Tool Carriers, for $167M+

Acquisition expands product portfolio with leader of articulating turf, landscape and snow equipment The Toro Company recently announced that it has entered into an agreement…

Toro and Ditch Witch Announce Co-sponsorship of The ARA Show 2020 Keynote Session

Toro and Ditch Witch Announce Co-sponsorship of The ARA Show 2020 Keynote Session

Toro and Ditch Witch will continue their recently announced organizational integration by co-sponsoring The ARA Show 2020 Keynote Session on February 10, 2020 in Orlando,…

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Bobcat MaxControl and Toro’s TRX-250, TRX-300 Trenchers Employ Cool Tech

Innovative Iron Awards 2019: Bobcat MaxControl and Toro’s TRX-250, TRX-300 Trenchers Employ Cool Tech

In the off-highway equipment industry, most of the machine options are already pretty fantastic. Skid steers that boast insane hydraulic power to the attachment, zero-turn…

Snow Attachments Showcase: Chill with These Cool Winter-Focused Implements for Popular Tool Carriers

Snow Attachments Showcase: Chill with These Cool Winter-Focused Implements for Popular Tool Carriers

Don’t Let Mother Nature Slow You Down, Grab an Attachment and Go Winter is on its way, and clearing driveways, sidewalks and parking lots is…

The Cool Products You Should Check Out This Week at Louisville’s GIE+EXPO Landscape Tradeshow

The Cool Products You Should Check Out This Week at Louisville’s GIE+EXPO Landscape Tradeshow

GIE+EXPO, the biggest lawn and landscape show in America, is heading back to Louisville Oct. 16-18 at the Kentucky Exposition Center. Attendees can expect three…

The Machines to See and Booths to Visit at ICUEE This Week in Louisville #ICUEE19

The Machines to See and Booths to Visit at ICUEE This Week in Louisville #ICUEE19

We’ll Be Connecting with Manufacturers and Utility Professionals at this Great Trade Event The International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE), also known as the…

Trencher Choices: We Detail the Most Popular Walk-Behind Units from Ditch Witch, Toro and Vermeer

Trencher Choices: We Detail the Most Popular Walk-Behind Units from Ditch Witch, Toro and Vermeer

What’s the best way to dig that trench? Excavator equipped with a trenching bucket? Skid steer and a trencher attachment? Never-on-time Steve, with only a…