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How to get the most out of your hydraulics system

By Lee Padgett, Takeuchi-US product manager Hydraulics are the heart and soul of your machine. Over the last several years, hydraulics have become more sophisticated with...

A custom solution for mining machine maintenance

Maintenance staff at ArcelorMittal’s Mine de Mont-Wright in Quebec are now able to reach new heights, thanks to a custom solution created by Manulift. The...

Sarjeant Company brings beauty to Simcoe County jobsites

The Sarjeant Company partners with local artists to transform its concrete truck fleet While The Sarjeant Company has helped construct Simcoe County for nearly 130...

Bobcat helps contractor showcase First Nation traditions

By Laura Johnson Two Rivers Marketing A cold, thundering wind whips around the Three Aces mountains, gathering steam as it drives across the lake and...

Here’s 7 methods to grow your heavy equipment business

By Debbie Frakes, Managing director at Winsby Inc. The ways to reach potential heavy equipment customers are constantly changing. But how do you know whether or...

Road resurfacing simplified

By Jeff Winke Traditionally, highway resurfacing projects have been a challenge, not only for the contractor, but the inconvenienced community through which the road passes. To...

The Cannington Group approach to surgical excavation

From the types of equipment used, to the partnership with Strongco and Volvo, the Ontario remediation contractor is all about a thought-out, team approach When...

Toromont Cat apprentice wins gold at Skills Ontario competition

An apprentice from Toromont Cat’s Peterborough, Ontario location has won gold in the Heavy Equipment Service category at the 2018 Skills Ontario Competition. On May...

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Case introduces two new C Series motor graders

Case Construction Equipment is introducing two new C Series motor graders that deliver a wide offering of new weights, horsepower and feature-driven grading solutions. The...