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Machine maintenance for the hot summer ahead

By Joe Topia, national training manager at Takeuchi-US. The scorching heat is unforgiving and can be deadly to our machines on the job. While we cannot control the weather, we can prepare for it...

Genie tool helps contractors calculate capacity

Terex Aerial Work Platforms is participating in OSHA’s National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction by introducing a new Genie interactive tool. The new tool calculates aerial lifts current capacity limits to help educate customers...

Four questions to the right repair strategy

Every repair situation has its own unique set of challenges. How do you decide what the best course of action is?

Longus and VIVACO acquire two CASE dealerships

Longus and VIVACO groupe coopératif announce the acquisition of the two J.R. Brisson CASE dealerships located in Ontario, one in Vars and the other one in Ottawa. This acquisition means the Longus group now operates...

Ontario budget increases infrastructure spending

Finance Minister Charles Sousa delivered Ontario’s first balanced budget since 2008, with a plan to increase infrastructure spending.  The fiscal plan entitled, “A Stronger, Healthier Ontario” details an ambitious strategy for social investment going forward.  Proclaiming...

Kobelco names Tractorland as its Alberta dealer

Kobelco continues to expand its representation in the North American market by adding Tractorland to its growing dealer network. Tractorland will represent the full line of Kobelco excavators in Balzac, Alberta. “Kobelco is a quality excavator...

Doosan adds hydrostatic drive to wheel loaders

The new DL200-5 and DL200TC-5 are the first Doosan wheel loaders with a hydrostatic drive system — in place of the traditional torque converter transmission. The “dash-5” wheel loaders replace the “dash-3” models, transitioning from...

Crushing Operation Chooses Keestrack

Rock Crusher Concrete & Asphalt Recycling (RCCAR), based out of Regina, Saskatchewan, has taken possession of a Keestrack Destroyer R3/1011 closed circuit impact crusher and a Keestrack S3 tracked stacking conveyor for cleaning up waste concrete and turning it into reusable aggregates.