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Find the latest construction equipment news, articles, videos and information. Stay informed of newly released equipment models and the latest innovations from construction industry manufacturers around the globe. Here are some recent posts from the construction industry:

The groundbreaking (and fixing) JCB Pothole Pro is an all-in-one excavator attachment system in combination with a JCB excavator that promises to repair potholes in under eight minutes—a rate four times faster and at half the cost of existing methods.
December 4, 2023

In an exciting collaboration with JAXA's Space Exploration Innovation Hub Center, Yanmar HD has developed the large Series Elastic Actuator (SEA). This technology is at the heart of their next-generation work machine, crafted under the ambitious Moonshot Research and Development Program.
November 30, 2023

In this article, we'll explore 10 trends that are reshaping the heavy equipment landscape going into 2024 to help you stay ahead of the curve.
November 10, 2023

Whether you're involved in purchasing or maintaining construction equipment for use or sale, you know the immense value it holds. However, have you contemplated the ever-present threat of theft? In this comprehensive guide to preventing construction equipment theft, you’ll learn how to begin shielding your assets and keeping your construction equipment secure.

October 16, 2023

In the world compact track loaders, Caterpillar has perpetually set the bar high. Yet, the unveiling of their new generation Cat 255 and 265 models nudges that benchmark even further, promising a mix of enhanced performance, operator comfort, and technological prowess.
October 12, 2023

Loftness, based out of Hector, Minn., has introduced its latest innovation: the Kwik Cut brush cutter skid steer attachment. This brush cutter attachment promises to be a game-changer, combining efficiency with durability.
September 26, 2023

In a comprehensive study, the average daily rental rates for half of the most popular equipment types showcased declines, while the other half saw modest increases. Among these, the Skid Steer Loader stood out, registering an impressive increase of 4.16% in its daily rental rate after witnessing a decline in Q1. This surge underscores the robust demand and renewed interest in this particular equipment type.
September 13, 2023

Electric-powered construction equipment can be found on work sites all over the world, so why haven’t heavy electric-powered commercial trucks taken off yet? Let’s explore what’s the hold up on EV rigs vs. EV equipment. 
September 12, 2023

Western Global, a renowned manufacturer of fuel and fluid storage solutions, just unveiled a new product that promises to revolutionize job site refueling— the FuelCube Type-S.
June 27, 2023

In an industry where versatility and power frequently need to intersect, John Deere recently unveiled the latest addition to their Performance Tiering strategy: the shift from L-Series to P-Tier for their 244, 324, and 344 Compact Wheel Loader models.
June 5, 2023

Manitou North America, a leading equipment manufacturer, is set to take center stage at the upcoming Celebration of Construction on the National Mall festival in Washington, D.C. From May 14-16, 2023.
May 11, 2023

Digging just got more efficient, folks. Construction equipment manufacturer Wacker Neuson has redesigned its largest wheeled excavator, the EW100, to provide more power and hydraulic flow for various attachments.

May 10, 2023

“Hitachi Construction Machinery Americas is always exploring new ways to increase safety on the job site. The latest innovation is an optional rear obstacle detection system. It provides visual and audible alarms based on the distance to the object."
May 10, 2023

See this time-lapse video of the Utah Department of Transportation demolishing an old bridge and installing a brand new one through their accelerated bridge construction program. How long did it take? Only 3 days—the weekend of April 14-16 in Salt Lake City. 
May 5, 2023

Western Global, a leading manufacturer of fuel and fluid storage solutions, introduces two new diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) storage solutions, the DEF Cube and Top Tote, to its lineup.
March 21, 2023

John Deere is set to showcase new and updated excavator models at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2023. One of the highlights of the event is the launch of the new 85 P-Tier and 510 P-Tier excavators, which boast significant improvements in engine horsepower, hydraulic performance, and cab design.
March 14, 2023

Caterpillar is set to make a big splash at Conexpo-Con/Agg 2023 with its massive Operator Stadium, which is even bigger than before at 70,000 square feet. Visitors will be treated to more than 30 current model and prototype machines, as well as cutting-edge services and technologies from the manufacturer.
March 2, 2023

My Little Salesman is excited to announce that Brandt, a leading heavy equipment manufacturer, will be showcasing their latest innovations at the upcoming CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2023 event in Las Vegas, NV. 
February 24, 2023

Western Global, a leading manufacturer of fuel and fluid storage solutions, has announced that they will introduce a new product line and highlight current products in booths S61138 and D2138 at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2023 March 14-18 in Las Vegas.
January 26, 2023

“The 340 reaches a new level of performance." “Built for big jobs, the 352 delivers unmatched performance in its size class."
November 28, 2022

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