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CNH Industrial to split its off-highway and on-highway businesses

CNH Industrial is separating its on-highway and off-highway businesses to create two listed entities. The announcement is part of the company’s...

Salvage Kings release date and trailer unveiled

https://vimeo.com/355183945/f045c13e53 The History Channel has released a preview of its upcoming show Salvage Kings.

New Rockster location will help double production

Rockster has announced it will expand its production facility, the company’s third expansion in 15 years.  To facilitate growth,...

ARA survey finds contractors expect to increase rental activity

Among professional construction contractors who rented equipment in the past year, a majority expects to increase reliance on rental in the year ahead, according...

Salt shortage expected to continue this winter

Contractors that rely on salt to fulfill their winter contracts shouldn’t plan on any relief this coming season, as a salt shortage...

BC is issuing $2.5 million in building codes refund

Nearly 5,000 people who purchased British Columbia Building Codes will soon get a refund. The province has announced that...

Canada’s equipment rental revenue forecast improves for 2019

Revenue from equipment rental in Canada is expected to grow 2.1 per cent to reach about $5.5 billion in 2019, according to the ARA...

Doosan’s new crawler excavator simplifies transportation

Doosan Infracore North America is expanding its excavator lineup with the new 17-tonne DX170LC-5 crawler excavator. The new model...

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Strongco named Sennebogen Dealer of the Year

After last year’s Sennebogen national sales meeting, Oliver Nachevski, vice president and chief operating officer of Strongco, told his organization “There’s no reason we can’t be...