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Compact Equipment

 •  April 20

Vacuum lifting technology offers an effective approach to moving materials on tough concrete demolition and construction, road and landscaping projects. Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, has partnered with Tulsa-based Vacuworx to bring the benefits of vacuum lifting technology to an expanded network of underground construction...

Compact Equipment

 •  April 19

At the company’s 2018 Rental Summit Allied Vendor Fair and Reception, Cat Rental Stores have named Genie, a Terex brand, as the Cat Rental Store 2017 Vendor of the Year. The criteria for the award are quality, product support and policy, ease of doing business and overall vendor satisfaction. This is the first year the Cat Rental Store Vendor of...

Compact Equipment

 •  April 17

H&E Equipment Services Inc. (H&E) recently announced the relocation of its branch serving the Fort Collins, Colo, area. The new branch is located at 1429 East Mulberry Street, Fort Collins, CO 80524, phone 970-615-8888. This branch provides full-service coverage to customers in northern Colorado, southeastern Wyoming, and western Nebraska. The...

Compact Equipment

 •  April 11

In celebration of National Lineman Appreciation Day, ICUEE-The Demo Expo is giving away three signed copies of Alan Drew’s book The American Lineman in a new social media sweepstakes. The ICUEE #ThankALineman sweepstakes runs April 11 – 18 and celebrates the hardworking men and women of the utility industry. “It’s an honor to celebrate National...

Compact Equipment

 •  April 10

The U.S. construction industry lost 15,000 jobs on net in March, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) analysis of data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). This represents a significant reversal from February, when the industry added a post-recession high of 65,000 net new jobs (upwardly revised from +61,000). The...

Compact Equipment

 •  April 9

Epiroc recently announced that Chicago Pneumatic hydraulic excavator attachments have joined its product lineup as part of the planned Epiroc split with Atlas Copco. The Epiroc RX breakers, RC compactors and CG contractor grapples will feature the same high performance and outstanding reliability as before, with enhanced support from Epiroc’s...

Compact Equipment

 •  April 6

, the leading manufacturer of concrete dowel pin drills, concrete vibrators and vibrator monitoring systems celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2018, has added New York’s JC Smith Inc. to its dealer network. One of the largest construction supply operations in Upstate New York, JC Smith now offers sales, rental and service of Minnich A-1 Series...

Compact Equipment

 •  April 5

International light and compact equipment manufacturer Wacker Neuson reported a significant rise in revenue and earnings for 2017 relative to the previous year and was able to achieve the goals it set itself. Guided by its “Strategy 2022” roadmap, the Group is systematically aligning itself with customer needs. Topics such as digitalization and...

Compact Equipment

 •  April 5

Liebherr USA Co. Construction Equipment division recently announced it had acquires a new market partnership by adding State Machinery & Equipment Sales Inc. to its dealer network. The new authorized dealer will be a service and parts provider for the full line of Liebherr earthmoving and material handling equipment in Kenner, Louisiana. “I am...

Compact Equipment

 •  April 3

Association Officials Urge Federal, State and Local Officials to Work Quickly to Put Recently Enacted Funding Increases to Work to Improve Aging and Over-Burdened Infrastructure, Offset Public-Sector Spending Drops Construction spending in February inched up 0.1 percent from January and increased 3.0 percent from the February 2017 level, according...