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Brandt acquires CAMEX Equipment Sales and Rentals

The Brandt Group of Companies has announced the acquisition of Edmonton-based Camex Equipment Sales and Rentals Ltd. Camex (Canada, America, MEXico) is a provider in...

Here’s Ontario’s recycled aggregate ‘leaders and laggards’

The Toronto and Area Road Builders Association (TARBA) has released a report card detailing Ontario municipalities’ use of recycled aggregates. Compiled via independent research commissioned...

Canada’s Teck Resources purchases Cat’s 40,000th large dozer

The 40,000th large dozer manufactured by Caterpillar will find a home with Canada’s Teck Resources. In October, representatives from Caterpillar, Finning Canada and Teck Resources...

AED asks Canada to adopt accelerated equipment depreciation

The Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) is calling upon Canada’s federal government to consider tax incentives that would boost heavy equipment sales. On Oct. 26, AED...

On the right track: ASV celebrates 35 years

ASV celebrates 35 years since its first rubber-tracked vehicle In 1983, Edgar Hetteen and Gary Lemke set out to develop a pick-up-sized rubber-tracked vehicle called...

bauma bound: Canada enters the spotlight in Munich

When bauma returns for its 32nd edition next year, Canadian heavy equipment manufacturers will have enhanced opportunities to highlight their products. bauma, which takes place...

WesternOne Rentals & Sales acquired by United Rentals

United Rentals of Canada is acquiring the assets of WesternOne Rentals & Sales. The transaction, valued at about $120 million, is expected to close before the...

Wajax acquires Montreal-based Delom

Wajax Corporation has acquired the Montreal-based Groupe Delom for $51.8 million. On Oct. 16, Wajax announced it has purchased all issued and outstanding shares of...

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The next generation of ARDCO AMTs

The new Ardco articulating multi-purpose trucks (AMT) feature a modular back-end platform that allows the vehicle to be customized to suit any work environment. Powered...