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Thursday, December 13, 2018

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3rd Annual Fastracs: 8 Foot Soccer Ball And Excavators As Goalies.

The 3rd Annual Fastracs auto soccer game in Red Hook New York . The soccer ball is 8 feet in diameter and they use excavators as goalies....
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Rising Interest Rate Impacts to the Construction Industry

The rate increase can have a significant impact on contractors, dealers, rental companies, and materials producers....
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Fracing Slump Deepens As Schlumberger Walks Oil `Tightrope'

The North American fracing market is turning out to be even worse than expected...
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Volvo CE Aims For Industry’s Highest Lifecycle Values With Volvo Certified Used Program
Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has a new strategy for increasing the lifecycle value of its machines, and is leveraging the expertise of its dealer network to take the “guess work” out of buying used equipment....
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Builder Gets 28 Months On 'Buffalo Billion' Fraud Convictions
Construction executive Louis Ciminelli was sentenced to two years and four months in prison by a Manhattan federal judge Monday for bid-rigging...
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U.K. Quarry Expansion Says a Lot About LafargeHolcim’s Ambitions
An old English quarry on a wet and windy November day is an unlikely setting for a turnaround of Europe’s biggest cement maker. ...
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Doosan Infracore To Demonstrate Autonomous Excavator At Shanghai Trade Fair
Doosan will demonstrate an autonomous construction machine this week in Shanghai....
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New Brokk 170 Offers 15 Percent More Power While Retaining Compact Build
Brokk, the world’s leading manufacturer of remote-controlled demolition machines, introduces the Brokk 170....
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Sponsored News/Product Release

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Which One’s Right For Your Business?
This is the next generation of Cat® excavators—built to accommodate a big range of job requirements....
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Harsh Penalty For Poor Workmanship: Will run over contractor with bulldozer!
Will run bulldozer over contractor if roads found in bad shape: Nitin Gadkari Gadkari said the upcoming Navi Mumbai International Airport ...
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CONEXPO CONNECT
A Better Way to Research Construction Equipment...
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THE Ultimate Gift for Your Excavator Operator!
This is by far the best woodstove assembly we have yet to come across....
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JLG Parent Company Oshkosh Corporation Honored As One Of The Best Places To Work
JLG parent company Oshkosh Corporation honored by Glassdoor as one of the best places to work for second consecutive year....
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Sponsored News/Product Release

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KOBELCO SK170LC Conventional Hydraulic Excavator
The KOBELCO SK170LC Conventional Hydraulic Excavator is more durable than ever, able to withstand the rigors of the toughest job sites....
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