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Doosan partners with ITEC 2000 Equipment in Northwestern Ontario

Doosan Infracore North America is partnering with ITEC 2000 Equipment to expand its service in northwestern Ontario. In addition to providing increased service and support...

Terramac acquired by CK Power

CK Power has announced it has acquired Terramac, a manufacturer of rubber track crawler carriers, effective January 1. The acquisition will allow CK Power to...

John Deere begins electric backhoe testing

John Deere is in early Phase 1 development of its electric backhoe. Deere has announced it is partnering with National Grid, an electricity, natural gas,...

Vermeer expands its pile driver lineup

Vermeer has introduced two new pile drivers to its roster of equipment.  The new Vermeer PD5R and PD5 pile drivers combine efficient operation and accuracy...

Liebherr’s LRB 23: the continuation of a success story

Liebherr is closing a gap in its compact piling and drilling rig lineup with the new LRB 23. The new drill rig sits between the...

National Cranes’ NBT60XL combines ‘strong and long’

Manitowoc’s new National Crane NBT60XL is promising to deliver “strong and long” like never before.  The new NBT60XL features the largest capacity and reach combination...

The Top 5 construction news stories of 2020

Throughout 2020, news stories coming out of the heavy equipment and construction industries were not in short supply. However, some articles drew more readers...

BlueDEF Platinum introduced by Old World Industries

Old World Industries, the manufacturer of BlueDEF, has released a new innovation in diesel exhaust fluid (DEF).  The new BlueDEF Platinum is designed to significantly...

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Terex Utilities joins effort to supply face shields to frontline workers

Terex Utilities is now using its 3D printing capabilities to print parts for face shields to help protect health care workers from COVID-19. The...