Here’s what is considered essential construction in Ontario

The Province of Ontario has released its list of essential construction project types that will be able to continue under a new stay-at-home order...

Ontario closes non-essential construction as part of stay-at-home order

Ontario has issued a stay-at-home order as part of new efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19. As part of the new regulations, all non-essential...

Komatsu upgrades its XT-5 tracked feller buncher lineup

Komatsu is upgrading its XT-5 family of tracked feller bunchers with several performance enhancing features.   The XT430-5, XT445L-5 and XT465L-5 feller bunchers were introduced...

Volvo Truck’s electric VNR truck makes its North American debut

Volvo Trucks North America has started sales of its zero emission, electric VNR in North America.  The Class 8 Volvo VNR Electric truck model has...

Volvo CE expands its material handler line-up

Designed for the light waste handling segment, Volvo Construction Equipment has introduced the all-new EW200E material handler. Alongside the new introduction, Volvo CE’s has also...

Doosan partners with ITEC 2000 Equipment in Northwestern Ontario

Doosan Infracore North America is partnering with ITEC 2000 Equipment to expand its service in northwestern Ontario. In addition to providing increased service and support...

Komatsu’s iMC 2.0 now available on two additional dozers

Komatsu is expanding the availability of its intelligent Machine Control (iMC) 2.0 — a suite of features that use advanced machine technology to improve dozer...

Terramac acquired by CK Power

CK Power has announced it has acquired Terramac, a manufacturer of rubber track crawler carriers, effective January 1. The acquisition will allow CK Power to...

FLO’s automatic greasing systems eliminate asphalt silo gate pains

Mississauga-based FLO Components Ltd. is currently working with several asphalt companies to install Automatic Lubrication Systems (ALS) on their asphalt storage silos. At asphalt plants,...

John Deere begins electric backhoe testing

John Deere is in early Phase 1 development of its electric backhoe. Deere has announced it is partnering with National Grid, an electricity, natural gas,...

Vermeer expands its pile driver lineup

Vermeer has introduced two new pile drivers to its roster of equipment.  The new Vermeer PD5R and PD5 pile drivers combine efficient operation and accuracy...

JCB’s Hydradig is capable of tackling more than just digging

The Town of Bradford West Gwillimbury’s recent purchase of a JCB Hydradig will allow the municipality to use the wheeled excavator to tackle the...

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