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Raimondi LR273 luffing cranes help construct Nobu Toronto

Construction is now well underway on the first Nobu high-rise residence, as well as Canada’s first Nobu hotel and Nobu restaurant. Named one of Luxury's...

Trends for mini excavators you need to know about

Mini excavators are harnessing technology to boost productivity, as well as operator comfort The only thing that stays consistent with compact equipment is the constant...

The case for IPD construction

Graham Construction employed the IPD model when building the Trafalgar Community Centre in Oakville, Ontario Construction projects and the parties who carry them out are...

Finning Canada: Maximize mining with the right equipment strategy

By Shawn Tetreault, mining industry solutions manager at Finning Canada Mining equipment is a significant investment, but with the advent of technology, we now have...

Eglinton Crosstown demonstrates the versatility of Merlo telehandlers

A fleet of Merlo telehandlers are tackling a variety of tasks during the construction of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT in Toronto.  The Eglinton Crosstown is...

Hydrodemolition provides eco advantage for garage restoration in Toronto

With decades of experience in new construction and commercial renovation, contractor Arguson Projects Inc. understood the logistical challenges posed by a multi-year, multi-million-dollar parking...

Here’s 7 overlooked inspections on aerial devices and digger derricks

By Duane Torgerson, National service technician at Terex Owners of digger derrick and aerial devices are responsible for ensuring their equipment is inspected annually. This responsibility...

Here’s 5 things you can do today to improve employee referral...

By Luke Sheppard, founder of Sheppard & Company and author of Driving Great Results Employee referrals are a game changer in the field of recruitment....

More heavy equipment news

How to transport your compact excavator

By Allison McNeal, Two Rivers Marketing Transporting a compact excavator from one jobsite to another involves several steps that should not be overlooked when using...