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On the job stories, news and articles from around the industry.

Don’t get stumped by street-side grinding

Jake Woudstra, president of Pro Lawn Landscaping in Orono, Ontario, has changed his approach to grinding street-side stumps, thanks to Fecon’s Stumpex, a high-torque,...

Pushysix: How a love of heavy equipment became a brand

Scott Colclough wanted to show the world the equipment he loves to operate. And by shining a light into his world of construction, he...

Shining a LED light on safety

LED technology reduces power consumption while increasing the brightness of hazard and warning lights used in construction vehicles, utility vehicles and snowplows To ensure the...

Priestly Demolition returns to the world stage

The Ontario-based company is shortlisted for four World Demolition Awards Several projects in Ontario have earned Priestly Demolition a trip to the World Demolition Awards. The...

Tips for water tank safety and efficiency

By Josh Swank, vice president of marketing for Philippi-Hagenbuch Inc. Site safety and efficiency are two of the main reasons why spraying haul roads is...

Straightpoint load cells enable oil refinery installation

When Irving Equipment was tasked with moving a pair of refinery modules into position, they incorporated Straightpoint load cells to carefully move the equipment...

How to choose a profitable snow removal blade

By Ryan Frey, Horst Welding general manager Light and fluffy, heavy and wet, or dense and hard; regardless of the snow adjectives facing a contractor,...

Fire opens door to more uptime for Cameron River Logistics

When Cameron River Logistics lost their log handler following a fire, they made the switch to a Sennebogen 830 M-T When an engine fire destroyed...

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Liebherr concrete pumps are now available in Canada

Liebherr concrete pumps are now available in Canada through Liebherr Canada Ltd. With a head office in Burlington, Ont., and 10 additional branches around Canada,...