Lorain mobile crane

Lorain Model MC 8150 mobile crane

By HCEA Canada Pictured here in 1970, is a Lorain Model MC 8150 mobile crane on bridge construction duty in Southern Ontario. Although setting precast...
propeller 3d mapping

Propeller introduces Terrain Editing feature

The new Terrain Editing feature from Propeller will help surveyors measure sites with improved accuracy, as well as save worksites from potentially costly errors made by lack of data.
perkins ecoplus

Perkins extends its Ecoplus oil filter range

The Perkins Ecoplus oil filter is now available on the new EU Stage V Perkins Syncro 3.6 and 2.8 litre engines. Perkins has taken the opportunity to upgrade the...
3D printing epiroc

Epiroc embarks on 3D printing parts project

Epiroc is introducing a project focusing on the use of 3D printing capabilities for the manufacturing of spare parts on site and on demand.  According to Anders Johansson, product...
AMI attachments

How AMI cut its teeth in the attachment business

By Bill Tremblay Steve Frey still vividly recalls the first attachment his company made for the construction industry.  After Frey started the agriculture-focused Agway Manufacturing...
Hartl Rokla

Hartl Crusher acquired by Rokla GmbH

Rokla GmbH, has announced it will acquire Austrian crusher and screening bucket specialist Hartl Engineering & Marketing GmbH. Rokla GmbH is a German rotary cutter manufacturer, and operates under the...
scholarship construction

HCSS to award $50,000 through scholarship program

Construction industry software developer, HCSS, is launching its fifth-annual Construction Intern Awards scholarship program. The company will award $50,000 for 18 scholarships, including a grand prize winner, three finalists...
Champion gravel plant

The Champion gravel plant from Dominion Road Machinery

By HCEA Canada Pictured here in 1915 is a 'Champion' gravel plant in operation in Huron County, Ontario. Colborne Township had contracted Boss & Brazier Ltd. to crush pit...