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Caterpillar group president retires

Rob Charter is retiring from his role as Caterpillar Customer and Dealer Support Group president. Charter started his career with Caterpillar about 30 years ago, and become group president of Customer & Dealer Support, and...

Recruit millennials with these 6 technologies

As the construction industry evolves, it will need to embrace more innovation to entice millennials to the jobsite — and those even younger — according to a report from the Associated Equipment Distributors (AED). Construction...

Directional drill stolen in Langley, BC

Police in Langley, British Columbia are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a stolen directional drill and trailer. On Wednesday, April 4, the trailer and drill were stolen from a job site in the 5800...

AHES sets attendance record

The 2018 edition of the Atlantic Heavy Equipment Show (AHES) has set a new record for attendees. Held April 5 and 6 in Moncton, N.B., AHES welcomed 14,800 people through its doors, the largest turnout...

Komatsu is moving its North American headquarters

Open, collaborative work spaces, access to O’Hare International Airport, public transportation and Chicago’s diverse talent pool cited as leading factors in the decision Komatsu America Corp. has announced a plan to move its North American headquarters...

Extensive redesign for Caterpillar articulated trucks

Caterpillar has introduced three new articulated trucks with numerous new features compared to their C-Series predecessors. Alongside new operating stations, the 730, 730 EJ (Ejector) and 735 are enhanced with new controls, transmission-protection features, new...

The rebirth of a northern Ontario sawmill

The re-opening of the sawmill in White River, Ontario, was one of the lumber industry’s rare “good news” stories of 2013. The sawmill had closed its doors six years earlier, and the town’s population dwindled...

Evoquip Bison 120: start crushing, without breaking the bank

The Evoquip Bison 120 jaw crusher is designed to create profit with minimal time on site To assist contractors in entering the recycled aggregate market, Evoquip has developed the Bison 120 jaw crusher. Martin Conway, international...