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Here’s what’s in store for the National Heavy Equipment Show

The 2019 edition of the National Heavy Equipment Show is quickly approaching, and the expo is promising a schedule packed with educational...

Prime Rentals acquired by Cooper Equipment

Cooper Equipment Rentals has acquired the Alberta-based Prime Rentals Ltd. Prime Rentals has two locations in Alberta, one in Lethbridge and...

Screen Machine acquires Diamond Z

Screen Machine Industries is now the parent company of Diamond Z of Caldwell, Idaho. The deal, which was finalized...

CeDe Group acquired by Volvo CE

Volvo Construction Equipment has acquired CeDe Group, a Swedish builder of specialized equipment.

Frontline Machinery’s demo day returns

Frontline Machinery is hosting its third annual Crushing and Screening Equipment Demo Day. The largest of its kind in...

Terex sells Demag, plans to exit three other product lines

Terex Corporation has agreed to sell its Demag Mobile Cranes business to Tadano Ltd. for about $215 million. 

Metrolinx to incorporate safety into construction tenders

Successfully securing a construction tender with Metrolinx will soon require more than a low bid. During the Ontario Road Builders...

TimberPro acquired by Komatsu America Corp

Komatsu America Corp. has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire TimberPro Inc. The acquisition is expected to close...

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Could 3D printed homes solve the North’s housing shortage?

3D printed homes could be part of the solution to a housing shortage in Canada’s North, if the technology is able to stand up...