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Engcon Delivers 10,000th Advanced Control System DC2 Smart Controller Offers Remote Support

Engcon, the world’s leading manufacturer of tiltrotators – a kind of tilting and rotating quick coupler for excavators – has delivered its 10,000th DC2 control system from its factory here. The DC2 is one of the smartest control systems on the market. Not only does it boast a range of functions, it also has remote […]

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Volvo Adds New Size Class with ECR355E Short Swing Crawler Excavator

The newest addition to the Volvo E-Series excavator lineup from Volvo Construction Equipment offers a 10 percent increase in fuel efficiency over its predecessor model and increased digging and lifting forces for high productivity and performance. The Volvo ECR355E short swing radius excavator brings an entirely new size class to the Volvo excavator lineup — […]

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Volvo Penta Names Tony Kelleher Vice President for Customer Support and Training

Volvo Penta of the Americas today announced the appointment of Tony Kelleher as vice president for customer support and training. “Tony Kelleher will lead the customer support and product training teams to further expand and strengthen our partner network capabilities,” said Ron Huibers, president of Volvo Penta of the Americas. “During his tenure as head […]

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Minimizer Adds 2 North American Regional Managers with Industry Experience

Minimizer is pleased to announce the addition of Brian Purcell and Mitch Hollifield as the company’s new North American Regional Sales Managers. Purcell will oversee the North American Western based sales team and Hollifield the North American Eastern based sales team. “In their new roles, Brian and Mitch will oversee a total of 12 territory […]

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Strong International Participation at EXPOMIN 2018

   Expomin 2018, Latin America’s Premier Mining Exhibition, will again have high international exhibitor participation. Companies from China and all parts of Asia, Europe, North, Central and South America as well as Africa have registered to present their latest technologies, equipment, machinery and services from the field of raw material extraction and processing. International country […]

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Jeff Martin Auctioneers’ Customers Can Bid On Thousands of Items at Premiere Kissimmee Auction

Top-of-the-line items are available from leading brands. Customers of Jeff Martin Auctioneers can bid online and onsite for thousands of top-of-the-line items at the Kissimmee, Florida auction, Feb. 12-14. Jeff Martin Auctioneers is showcasing at this event for the first time and will feature thousands of late-model items, including: construction and farm equipment, heavy trucks, […]

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Construction to Surge in 2018: Here’s 10 Reasons Why

2018 is set to be the best year in the Construction industry since before the Financial Crisis of 2008. Across numerous industries and sectors the stars certainly seem to be aligning to ensure that this year will be even better than last year in the Construction industry.   So what’s driving the Boom?  We’ve compiled […]

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XL Specialized Trailers: Single Axle Power Booster

Add an XL Power Booster to your XL Multi-Axle set-up to scale out a variety of loads with more flexibility. XL Power Boosters are designed to fit with any XL trailer that is booster capable. The custom design is built to be retrofitted to existing trailers or mated with a new XL trailer, there is […]

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ALL Crane Rental of Tennessee Wins “Supplier of the Year”

ALL Crane Rental of Tennessee has received the prestigious Supplier of the Year Award from the Knoxville Branch of the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of Tennessee. Billy Vaughn, general manager of ALL Crane Rental of Tennessee, a member of the ALL Family of Companies, accepted the award, giving his employees full credit. “Our people know […]

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CASE Celebrates 60 Years of Wheel Loader Manufacturing in 2018

CASE Construction Equipment introduced the 4-wheel drive W9 in 1958 — today the company offers a full range of compact and full-sized wheel loaders for everything from road construction to supply yards and quarries. CASE Construction Equipment will celebrate its 60th anniversary of wheel loader production with a variety of promotions and activities throughout the […]

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American Concrete Institute Launches All Access Subscription to ACI University Webinars and On-Demand Courses

The American Concrete Institute (ACI), announces the launch of an all-access subscription to ACI University webinars and on-demand courses. Unveiled today at World of Concrete in Las Vegas, NV, the new 12-month subscription option includes all ACI monthly webinars and ACI’s 175+ on-demand courses. Topics include: Admixtures; Codes; Cracking; Design; Durability; and much more. Member […]

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