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Recruit millennials with these 6 technologies

As the construction industry evolves, it will need to embrace more innovation to entice millennials to the jobsite — and those even younger —...
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3 things to know about 3D printing construction equipment

3D printing has slowly but surely evolved into a disruptive technology poised to have far-reaching effects on the heavy equipment industry. The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM)...
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Hyundai wheel loaders are now equipped a virtual 360-degree view

Hyundai CE is now offering operators of its HL900 series wheel loaders an all-around view of the machine. Hyundai announced the availability of the company’s...
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Serious Labs brings immersive VR to equipment industry

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0FdPZxC_-54&feature=youtu.be The airline industry would never let a pilot jump into a cockpit without logging the necessary training on a simulator. The Edmonton-based Serious Labs...
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This Cat S61 smartphone features 3 built-in jobsite tools

The upcoming Cat S61 smartphone will include several features to provide assistance on the jobsite. The Android phone, which will be unveiled at Mobile World...
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John Deere adds Intelligent Boom Control to harvesters

John Deere says it is “bringing harvester capabilities to a whole new level,” with the introduction of Introducing Intelligent Boom Control (IBC) on the...
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Trimble acquires e-Builder

Trimble has acquired the privately-held e-Builder, a SaaS-based construction program management solution. The acquisition extends Trimble's ability to providing an integrated project delivery solution for...
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JLG showcases SmartLoad technology

The JLG 1644 high capacity telehandler is the company’s first machine to feature SmartLoad Technology. The telehandler, which offers 7,206 kg of lift capacity, was introduced...