On the job

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

Remote robot helps Bronte Construction tackle a fragile challenge

When Bronte Construction was awarded the Pelee Point Boardwalk restoration tender, they knew they were signing themselves up for a challenge. Tasked with repairing a...

Taking compact drilling to new heights

By Mike Hale, sales and marketing manager at Little Beaver For most foundation and construction drilling applications, contractors can easily find equipment designed for the exact...

Our Top 5 jobsite stories of 2018

Throughout the year, Equipment Journal reports on stories from the jobsite, whether its equipment used on site, features on construction companies or notable people...

Earthworks with an audience for MGI Construction Corp

MGI Construction Corp is redeveloping 93,000 square metres before 350,000 daily commuters MGI Construction Corp is working before a rather large audience, and its Hitachi...

Maximize mining with the right support equipment

By Josh Swank, Philippi-Hagenbuch Fine-tuning your fleet means choosing the best of all equipment, not just crushers, screeners and earthmoving equipment. While those assets are clearly key...

Sennebogen 830 M-T feeds an insatiable sawmill

Everything is on the up and up at the Edgewood sawmill in central Saskatchewan. The brand new Linck sawline is ramping up to full production....

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...

More heavy equipment news

Inland acquires fellow Kenworth dealer

Inland Kenworth will make a move east with its recent acquisition of Custom Truck Sales (CTS Kenworth). With more than 30 dealerships in Canada and...