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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

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Video: Volvo's Cabinless Concept

Volvo has just announced a new electric vehicle concept built to tow loads around ports all on their lonesome, so much so it hasn’t even bothered with a cabin...
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Granite Construction in Legal Battle With Yakama Nation Over Proposed Mining Expansion

Fearing that a tribal burial and cultural site will be desecrated by a proposed mining expansion on Yakima Ridge, the Yakama Nation is seeking a court order halting the project...
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Metso celebrates its 150th anniversary

The story of Metso started in 1868 as a local ironworks, and is linked to the development of urban environments and the modern way of life...
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Sponsored News/Product Release

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Rototilt® Compactors, Multi-Use Grapples, and Sorting Grapples for added Tiltrotator Versatility
Rototilt introduces a line of hydraulic compactors that are ideally suited to work with Rototilt for the ultimate in compacting flexibility. Mounted on a Rototilt, the operator can work efficiently on flat, sloped, or uneven surfaces ...
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Crash hazard prompts John Deere recall of Gator utility vehicles
John Deere is recalling more than 4,000 of it’s Gator utility vehicles sold in the United States because of a hardware problem that could cause crashes....
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Association of Equipment Manufacturers Unveils Workforce Recruitment Tool Kit
Two million positions could be left unfulfilled over the next decade in the manufacturing sector unless steps are taken...
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Montana Will Defend Law In Mining Dispute Near Yellowstone
The Montana Attorney General’s Office says it will defend a state law at the center of a dispute over a proposed gold mine in mountains...
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Atlas Copco offeres Sneak Peak at Mobile Diesel Generator QAS5
QAS5= quieter operation, smaller footprints, reduced engine emissions, faster plug-and-play paralleling, enhanced fuel economy...
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Sponsored News/Product Release

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Hitachi ZX350LC-6 Construction Excavator - Accelerate your efficiency.
Loaded with a new, fuel-efficient EPA Final Tier 4 (FT4)/EU Stage IV Isuzu engine, this excavator meets rigid emission standards and no diesel particulate filter is needed....
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Ocean Cleanup System Completed And Ready To Be Towed Out To Sea
The Ocean Cleanup Project is an ambitious venture to clean up the monumental amount of plastic waste from the ocean. ...
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Oregon Construction Worker Fired For Refusing To Attend Bible Study
Ryan Coleman is suing his former employer, Dahled Up Construction, claiming religious discrimination...
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United Rentals to Acquire BlueLine Rental for $2.1 billion
SEPTEMBER 10 2018 United Rentals, Inc. and BlueLine Rental today announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement under which United Rentals will acquire BlueLine...
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Genie "Ask Me Anything" Event to Address Certified Pre-owned Equipment
Event offers opportunity to ask Genie questions about how to better manage mixed aerial equipment fleets...
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Sponsored News/Product Release

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VOLVO CE Inaugurates New Headquarters
Volvo Construction Equipment has moved into its new headquarters on the same site as other Volvo business areas at Campus Lundby in Gothenburg. ...
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