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

Here’s how AIM Recycling hits its targets

In 1936, Peter Black opened what would become AIM Recycling, one of North America’s most sophisticated metal recycling companies. On Notre Dame Street East in...

AGF Access provides solution for Gordie Howe International Bridge

The construction of the Gordie Howe International Bridge requires the dismantling and undergrounding of more than 7.5 km of high-transmission voltage power lines. To tackle...

Creighton Rock Drill puts the Darda C20 to the test

McFadyen’s Stone Quarry, located in Huntsville, Ontario, is renowned for the exquisite granite it produces for homes and cottages in southern Ontario. Every year, McFadyen’s...

Here’s 6 steps to securing your construction site

Construction brings many opportunities to many different people. Communities experiencing an intense building spree can usually look forward to more foot traffic or an influx...

Turning a setback into a comeback with Bobcat

By Debbie McClung, Two Rivers Marketing   In his early 20s, Graeme Robertson walked away from equipment contracting. A natural in the seat of a machine,...

Autonomous evolution: Komatsu celebrates 10 years of haul truck tech

With more than 130 autonomous trucks in operation, Komatsu continues to push forward with automating global mine operations A decade ago, Komatsu deployed the world’s...

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...

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Consistent growth predicted for Canadian equipment rental

Equipment rental revenue in Canada is expected to see consistent growth, according to the American Rental Association (ARA). In its latest five-year forecast, delivered during...