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Bandit celebrates its 35th anniversary

Bandit Industries started out as Foremost Fabrications in a small one-room shop by Mike Morey Sr. and Diane Morey. Now 35 years later, more than...

Our Top 5 most shared stories of 2017

Here are our stories that reached the most people via likes, shares and comments on social media in 2017. Hyundai expands Hi-Mate remote management system...

Our Top 5 John Deere stories of 2017

From acquisitions to new tech to bigger machines, here's our Top 5 most read John Deere stories of the year. John Deere’s largest forwarder yet The...

Our Top 5 stories of 2017

Throughout 2017, news stories coming out of the heavy equipment and construction industry were not in short supply. However, some articles drew more readers...

Our Top 5 Caterpillar stories of 2017

From unveiling the "digital heart" of its next generation excavators to Toromont Cat's acquisition of Hewitt, 2017 was a big year fro Caterpillar. Here's...

Transport Canada implements new regulations on truck tractors

New regulations by Transport Canada now require commercial trucks and buses to adopt two new technologies. Under the new rule, truck tractors sold in Canada...

Rayco acquired by Morbark

Morbark has expanded its range of tree care and industrial equipment following the acquisition of Rayco Manufacturing. The acquisition is the first addition to the...

Here’s what’s in store for World of Concrete 2018

World of Concrete 2018 is expected to record the event’s largest turnout in nine years. Organizers of the annual concrete and masonry event estimate 60,000...

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Pettibone enhances options for 944B telehandler

Pettibone has introduced a simplified engine option for its Extendo 944B telehandler. The Extendo 944B is now available with a 74-hp engine, giving end users and rental...