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Ahern Rentals expands to Canada

Ahern Rentals has opened its first Canadian location in Edmonton, Alberta. With more than 80 locations in the United States, Ahern Canada is the fifth...

Aecon acquired by CCCI

Aecon Group and CCCC International Holding Limited (CCCI) have announced they have entered into a definitive agreement under which CCCI will acquire all of...

HCEA Canada digs into the past

More than 1,000 people attended the Historical Construction Equipment Association Canada’s (HCEA Canada) Last Blast event held at the Simcoe County Museum in Minesing,...

Waste and Recycling Expo Canada celebrates 20 years

The 20th edition of the Waste and Recycling Expo Canada returns Oct. 25 and 26 with large exhibits, networking and several training opportunities. Held at...

Toromont Cat’s Hewitt acquisition approved

Toromont Industries has been given the green light by the Canadian government to complete its acquisition of the Hewitt Group of Companies. On Oct. 22,...

Cummins purchases battery development company

To advance its effort to become a global leader in electrification, Cummins Inc. has acquired battery designer and developer Brammo Inc. Created in 2002, Brammo...

Update: Equipment Sales & Service acquires Selix Equipment

Equipment Sales and Service (ESS) is expanding its drilling and foundation business, following the acquisition of Selix Equipment. On Friday, Oct. 20, ESS announced the...

CONTEST: Nominate a construction hero in Fort McMurray

With more than 700 homes built in Fort McMurray this year, the construction industry is working at full speed to get their neighbours back...

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HammerHead unveils new technology for pneumatic hammers

HammerHead Trenchless has released the first model of its new XPR series of pneumatic hammers for pipe ramming and pipe bursting applications. The XPR...