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Consistent growth predicted for Canadian equipment rental

Equipment rental revenue in Canada is expected to see consistent growth, according to the American Rental Association (ARA). In its latest five-year forecast, delivered during...

Cervus Equipment sells its construction dealership group

Cervus Equipment is selling its construction dealership group to Calmont Equipment Ltd. The construction group is composed of four dealerships in Edmonton, Calgary, Red Deer...

Ritchie Bros.’ Orlando auction sets 3rd consecutive record of 2018

Ritchie Bros.’ recent Orlando auction continued with the company’s 2018 trend of setting new sales milestones. The Orlando auction, held Feb. 19 to 24, registered...

Ardco introduces pipe trailer for its AMT

Ardco has released a new pipe trailer attachment for its articulating multi-purpose truck (AMT). Designed for safe and efficient handling of pipe, the pipe trailer...

Ritchie Bros.’ heavy equipment auction generates more than $40 million

Ritchie Bros.’ first Houston auction of 2018 sold more than 3,800 heavy equipment items generating more than US$40 million. The two-day heavy equipment auction, held...

Alberta ties construction contracts to hiring apprentices

Landing a large public infrastructure contract in Alberta will now require a commitment to hiring apprentices. Beginning in February, proponents on large-scale, public infrastructure projects...

Frontline Machinery to demo Keestrack hybrid and electric crushers

Frontline Machinery will feature Keestrack’s hybrid and electric crushers at its annual Canadian Demo Day. The event takes place on March 13 at Frontline’s Western...

Exhibitor space sells out for 2018 World of Asphalt

This year’s World of Asphalt Show & Conference and the AGG1 Academy & Expo will offer attendees more than 15,794 square metres of exhibits,...

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