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Green Truck Summit

Green Truck Summit and Fleet Technical Congress join forces

Attendees at the 2019 Work Truck Show will have more educational opportunities, thanks to the unification of the Green Truck Summit and Fleet Technical Congress. NTEA, the Association for the Work Truck Industry and organizer...
John Deere L-Series

Simplified design: John Deere unveils new L-Series II forestry machines

The new John Deere L-Series II forestry machines feature a simplified design, providing a powerful solution, while maintaining the productivity-boosting features of the original line. The new L-Series II skidders and wheeled feller bunchers were...
heavy equipment water tank

Tips for water tank safety and efficiency

By Josh Swank, vice president of marketing for Philippi-Hagenbuch Inc. Site safety and efficiency are two of the main reasons why spraying haul roads is common practice. Yet ironically, the water tank many operations use...
fibo intercon

fibo intercon plant designed to suit North American concrete needs

Delcor Equipment and fibo intercon have developed a mobile concrete batch plant specifically for the North American market. Delcor Equipment, located in Kingston, Ontario, is the first dealer in North America to carry fibo intercon...
terex trucks

New Terex Trucks transmission boosts fuel efficiency

Terex Trucks’ new TA300 articulated hauler is now equipped with a new transmission, which provides a boost in ground speed and a reduction in fuel consumption. The 28-tonne hauler now incorporates the latest EP320 transmission...
toronto cranes

Toronto has more cranes than NYC and Los Angeles combined

Toronto has more tower cranes decorating its skyline than New York City and Los Angeles combined. This summer, real estate consultant Rider Levett Bucknall (RLB) released its third quarter crane index. The report is generated...
equipment rental market

Hitachi enters the North American equipment rental market

Hitachi Construction Machinery (HCM) has purchased a 33.3 per cent equity interest in Acme Lift Company in order to enter the North American rental market. The joint venture will add Hitachi earthmoving equipment to Acme’s...
Acela truck

Acela converts military trucks into off-road workhorses

Trucks originally enlisted by the United States Army are finding new purpose on civilian jobsites throughout North America via the Acela Truck Company Based in Montana, the Acela Truck Company is refurbishing the former tactical...