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Volvo CE explores the power of an electric ecosystem with E-Worksite

Together with multiple municipalities, cities and academic and industry partners, Volvo CE is thoroughly testing how an electric machine is put to work from...

Lancia Excavation makes first Canadian purchase of Felco attachment

Lancia Excavation is an excavating contractor based in Caledon Village, Ontario. Together, with a team of experienced operators and specialized machinery, the owner, Lucas Lancia,...

Goats on the Roof: anchoring an attraction

As the foundation of an alpine coaster shifts, Ross searches for a way to stabilize it. Goats on the Roof is a tourist attraction in...

Ken White Construction reshapes its business using social media

By CONEXPO-CON/AGG Based in based in Carp—a rural community in Ontario, Canada—Ken White Construction recently took an innovative approach to building its business. It combined...

Volvo CE performs world’s first high-lift tele-operation over 5G network

Volvo Construction Equipment has begun to trial remote-operation of high-lift wheel loaders over a 5G network in complex forestry applications. The company looks to...

Canadian developer sees long-term benefit in hydrodemolition

Drewlo Holdings put its trust in an Aquajet hydrodemolition robot when faced with the challenge of a 15-year parking structure project. With more than 60...

Benefits of remote-controlled demolition equipment for mining

Precious metals like gold, platinum and chrome are vital components for everything from cell phones to space shuttles. To secure these resources, miners are...

Fiber installation in high demand across Western Canada

by Christine Smith, marketing and training specialist The need for fast internet connectivity is common concern for everyone these days. Spending the last year social...

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Trump administration urged to permanently exempt Canada from steel tariffs

The Associated Equipment Distributors' (AED) and the Association of Equipment Manufacturers' (AEM) have partnered to urge the Trump administration to permanently exempt Canadian steel...