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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....

Heating up Mississauga’s Exchange District

At 66 storeys, the EX3 tower in Mississauga will be Ontario's tallest geothermal powered condominium The drilling phase for Mississauga, Ontario’s largest geothermal heating and...

Here’s 7 tips for buying used equipment

Buying used construction equipment can be a daunting task at times.  By implementing a few simple steps, however, you can ensure a seamless process that...

Using grade control to boost productivity

How to select 2D or 3D grade control systems for your crawler excavator By Ryan Johnson An excavator grade control system can increase your productivity, reduce...

More heavy equipment news

National Crane develops truck mounted NBT30H-2 for oil field use

Based on customer feedback, National Crane has developed a tractor-mounted version of its popular NBT30H-2. The 30-ton NBT30H-2 TM was created as a response to...