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Top 5 sales from Ritchie Bros’ $50 million auction

More than 11,250 people from 64 countries registered to bid on 3,750+ items in Fort Worth, Texas. The two-day auction brought in more than...

Toromont Chair Robert Ogilvie retires, Richard Roy appointed

Toromont Industries Ltd., one of Canada’s leading CAT dealers, has announced the retirement of Chairman and Director of the Board, Robert Ogilvie. Mr. Ogilvie served...

Hitachi accompanies John Deere in offering their connectivity service ZXLink at...

Following John Deere’s announcement offering their connectivity service, JDLink, at no additional cost, their partner company, Hitachi, does the same with their service, ZXLink. Hitachi...

John Deere is now offering its JDLink connectivity service at no...

John Deere has announced that, as of July 14th, customers no longer need to renew their subscriptions to its connectivity service, JDLink. Additionally, customers are...

Canada looks to promote growth with $40 million investment in mining

The Canadian government has announced that they aim support continued success in the mining industry. This $40 million investment seeks to strengthen Canada’s global...

Maxim supports expansion with purchase of 51 Grove cranes

Maxim Crane Works, a leader in North American crane rentals, has purchased a mix of high capacity rough-terrain cranes, five-axle all-terrain cranes and six-axle...

Canada’s National Heavy Equipment Show returns after COVID-19 hiatus

Organizers of the National Heavy Equipment Show have announced that the trade show will return to the International Centre in Mississauga on March 31st and April 1st of 2022.

Eco Log develops its own line of harvester heads

Eco Log is now a complete forestry machine manufacturer, following the introduction of its own line of harvester heads. The four-model lineup is based on...

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UQM Technologies acquired by Danfoss

Danfoss has announced it has acquired all outstanding common shares of UQM Technologies, a developer of alternative energy technologies.  UQM Technologies is a developer and manufacturer...