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Ditch Witch introduces its largest stand-on skid steer yet

Ditch Witch’s new SK3000 stand-on skid steer delivers a 360-degree view of the jobsite, without compromising power needed for larger jobs.

Brandt forms new aggregate division

The Brandt Group of Companies has announced it will create a new division that is specifically designed to serve the needs of...

ORBA Academy debuts Canada’s first Paving Inspector Course

The Ontario Roadbuilders Association (ORBA) is partnering with the Asphalt Institute (AI) to offer a two-day Paving Inspector course covering fundamental information...

Alberta’s Jaus Neigum wins Cat’s Western Regional Operator Challenge

Jaus Neigum will represent Canada at the final round of Caterpillar’s Global Operator Challenge. On October 22, Neigum competed against...

Brandt to create new roadbuilding division

The Brandt Group of Companies has created a new division that is specifically designed to serve the needs of Canada’s roadbuilding industry.

Brandt Tractor named the Wirtgen Group’s Canadian distributor

Brandt is about to become the Canada-wide dealer for Wirtgen Group products. Effective Dec. 1, Brandt will begin carrying...

Atlantic Heavy Equipment Show looks toward growth for 2020

For more than three decades, the Atlantic Heavy Equipment Show has been bringing together Atlantic Canada’s forestry and construction industries.

Ditch Doctor arrives in the United States

Ransome Attachments has been named the first and only distributor of Ditch Doctor Attachments in the United States.  Lumberton,...

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AEM increases NAFTA advocacy efforts

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) is intensifying its effort to promote a productive conclusion to NAFTA negotiations for the heavy equipment manufacturing industry. The...