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Construction equipment accessories help meet the challenges of road construction

Roads are perhaps the most crucial infrastructure in the world and one of humanity’s greatest technological achievements. Ironically, the glittering asphalt of an open road makes one dream of technological escape: windows down, roar of tires, freedom. But trying to keep up with the billions of people using one of the world’s oldest industrial breakthroughs […]

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Komatsu adds more smart technologies for entrepreneurs

Komatsu has added Smart Construction Field and Smart Construction Drone to its line of jobsite technologies to help contractors better manage projects. “When the Smart Construction Group came along, they integrated everything together and the transition went smoothly,” said Kevin Hawkinson, vice president of operations, AW Oakes & Son. “Now we can retrieve the data, […]

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Peterbilt Deploys AR for Dealer Technicians

Peterbilt will have deployed 200 of its patented ARTech augmented reality tools to dealerships by March 31, 2022. Proprietary software designed to innovate in dealer service and improve customer uptime, ARTech uses 3-dimensional and augmented reality views of chassis-specific Peterbilt trucks, as well as existing service systems like Paccar Solutions Service Management to help Dealer […]

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Global Construction Equipment Market Report 2021, Industry Overview, Growth Rate and Forecast 2026 – UK Parents Lounge

According to the latest IMARC group report, entitled “Construction Equipment Market Share: Global Industry Trends, Size, Growth, Opportunities and Forecast 2021-2026”, The global construction equipment market has shown moderate growth during the period 2015-2020 and expects the market to grow at a CAGR of around 6% during the period 2021-2026 Construction equipment is used to […]

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A promising future for the rental of construction equipment

Jean Jeanguenat The theme for the 2021 ARA Show ™ in Las Vegas was “Focus on the Future”. If the show was any indication, the future of the equipment rental industry is bright. However, getting equipment rental companies ready will require some planning up front, at least for 2022. As many equipment rental operators have […]

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JLG adds Bluetooth to Machine app

November 30, 2021 JLG has added Bluetooth connectivity to its Analyzer and Analyzer Reader feature in its JLG Mobile Control app, available for Android and iOS. The Bluetooth enabled feature allows users to troubleshoot, calibrate or customize their scissors equipped with JLG mobile controls with a smartphone or tablet, says Ara Eckel, director of product […]

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Lincoln Electric Q3 sales up 20%

Lincoln Electric reported third quarter 2021 net income of $ 31.8 million, or diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $ 0.53, which includes after-tax special item charges of $ 62.0 million. dollars, or $ 1.03 of BPA; Third quarter 2021 sales increased 20.6% to $ 806.5 million, following an 18.3% increase in organic sales, 2.0% […]

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Lincoln Electric Q3 sales up 20%

Lincoln Electric reported third quarter 2021 net income of $ 31.8 million, or diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $ 0.53, which includes after-tax special item charges of $ 62.0 million. dollars, or $ 1.03 of BPA; Third quarter 2021 sales increased 20.6% to $ 806.5 million, following an 18.3% increase in organic sales, 2.0% […]

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DOT releases $ 1 billion in grants

Ninety projects in 47 states and the District of Columbia and Guam will receive nearly $ 1 billion under the Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) discretionary grant program, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. “We are proud to support these major projects which will improve infrastructure, strengthen supply chains, make us […]

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DOT releases $ 1 billion in grants

Ninety projects in 47 states and the District of Columbia and Guam will receive nearly $ 1 billion under the Rebuilding American Infrastructure with Sustainability and Equity (RAISE) discretionary grant program, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation. “We are proud to support these major projects which will improve infrastructure, strengthen supply chains, make us […]