Tag Archives: CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Free eBook from CONEXPO-CON/AGG Now Available for Download

Looking to start or upgrade your construction career? Check out this free eBook! CONEXPO-CON/AGG has released a downloadable eBook titled The Ultimate Construction Career Guide as a precursor to the upcoming CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020. The eBook is the cultivation of numerous articles and guides that provides tips and expert advice to help men and women get […]

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Connect with CONEXPO CONNECT and Win

Sweepstakes Will Award Entrance, Hotel & Airfare to CONEXPO Do not miss your chance to win a trip to CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020. Simply by connecting with CONEXPO Connect, the new online experience that gives construction professionals a direct link to equipment experts, all the latest industry information and all the newest products. Always free for contractors, […]

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Women in Construction: 5 Steps to Effective Leadership

Women in Construction Week is March 4-10! Are leaders born or made? The truth is, a little bit of both. Empirical data says one-third of us have leadership traits within us, but two-thirds of us create ourselves as leaders. At CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017, Linda Talley, behavioral theorist, and Connie Leipard, president, Quality Drywall Construction, led a […]

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John Deere Adds Industry-Leading 20,000-Hour Warranty on 944K Hybrid Wheel Loader Power Electronic Components

On the heels of its most successful CONEXPO-CON/AGG ever, John Deere is now offering a 96-month (eight-year)/20,000-hour power electronic components warranty on the 944K hybrid wheel loader. The warranty is retroactive to existing machines in the field and provided on new 944K loaders through October 31, 2018. “We continue to build confidence in our hybrid technology […]

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Kenworth Offers Special Savings with New T880 Construction and Chrome Program

Kenworth announces the Kenworth T880 Construction and Chrome program for special savings on qualifying purchases of new Kenworth T880 chassis during March 2017. The announcement was made in conjunction with the CONEXPO-CON/AGG trade show at the Las Vegas Convention Center. In time for the upcoming construction season, the Kenworth T880 Construction and Chrome program features […]

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New Report Captures Equipment Manufacturers’ Contributions to Economy

Industry Supports 1.3 Million Jobs Across United States A new report released this week found that the equipment manufacturing industry supported about 1.3 million jobs and contributed over $159 billion to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of the United States in 2016. The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) unveiled the report as over 130,000 attendees […]

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Screen Machine Industries Specifies Volvo Penta Tier 4 Final Engine for New Rock Crusher

Screen Machine Industries has selected Volvo Penta to supply EPA Tier 4 Final engines for its new 4043TR-series rock crushers. The new machine, powered by a Volvo Penta 360 hp TAD1171VE engine, made its debut at CONEXPO-CON/AGG in Las Vegas March 7-10 – Booth C32313. Volvo Penta’s emission-reduction technology and service support are rapidly winning […]

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New Hitachi dealer program promises quick parts for production-class equipment

Hitachi Construction Machinery – Americas launched the “Core Parts Promise” program at CONEXPO-CON/AGG . The dealer stock program promises quick parts replacements for Hitachi’s production-class excavators and is designed to maximize efficiency and uptime for Hitachi owners and operators. Six Hitachi excavators (the ZX470LC-5, ZX470LC-6, ZX670LC-5, ZX670LC-6, ZX870LC-5 and ZX870LC-6) qualify for the program, which […]

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International Truck Showcases HX™ Series and WorkStar® at CONEXPO-CON/AGG

International Truck returns to the CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 show March 7-11th in Las Vegas, showcasing their line-up of severe service trucks tough enough to tackle the construction industry. International Truck will feature three International HX Series models with applications specific to the construction industry, including an HX515 mixer, HX615 stone slinger and two HX620 dump trucks, […]

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CONEXPO-CON/AGG Special Auction Benefits Veterans

CONEXPO-CON/AGG (2) Benefit Auctions Live Auction: March 9, 2017 – Las Vegas, NV Silent, Online Auction Ends: March 11, 2017 Bid to win in two auctions & help veterans. There will be a Live Auction, during CONEXPO on March 9 & a Silent Auction ending on March 11. All proceeds from the auctions go to […]

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Caterpillar Introduces New Product Link™ Capabilities for Connecting Expanded Range of Assets

At CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017 Caterpillar will launch new Cat® Connect hardware and software to enable equipment managers to connect all of their assets—from the largest earthmover to the smallest generator, and including both light and heavy-duty trucks and utility vehicles. New Cat Product Link technologies connect any brand and type of equipment, powered or non-powered, and […]

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John Deere to Break New Ground at 2017 CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Building upon its commitment to listening and responding, John Deere will highlight its line of equipment, technologies and services at this year’s CONEXPO-CON/AGG, March 7-11 in Las Vegas. Over 38,000 square feet of exhibition space will be home to 38 machines along with 11 John Deere simulators, the John Deere store, and a global staffed […]

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