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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...

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...

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Nye Manufacturing’s shark teeth take bite out of workload

Nye Manufacturing turned to one of the ocean’s greatest predators to solve a dilemma in handling municipal solid waste. The Mississauga-based Nye Manufacturing, a builder...