First-half industry revenues are down 4.6% but climbing North American retail sales of Caterpillar and Komatsu machines will support 5% to 10% industry growth
One way to brand your business is by communicating with your customers in a way that they enjoy; make it fun. Caterpillar Inc. is doing just that with a video kicking off its new branding campaign.
Construction equipment supplier seeks to 're-energize employees and dealers around its brand promise and create a culture around what our customers need and deserve'
Hertz just announced it will spin-off its Hertz Equipment Rental Corporation (HERC) to shareholders, while Volvo just completed the sale of its equipment rental business, Volvo Rents, to Platinum Equity Partners. What's going on?
International Equipment Solutions -- marketer of Bradco, CP, FFC, Harley, JRB, McMillen and Sweepster brands -- looks outside the US for both acquisitions and growth
Dedication to lifting and material-handling machines offers significant growth potential for the supplier
Battery-operated LED inspection light offers a handhelp lamp options for lighting small spaces
Mobile app provides users with images of all necessary crane opeartor hand signals
Journalists traveled to Germany and France to gain insights about Liebherr's component operations and to tour two high-profile construction sites.
Editorial intern, April Schultz, describes the process of using leftover materials to create simple yet unique concrete and plywood stools.
Editorial intern, April Schultz, describes the process of working with concrete for the first time and what tools she used to problem solve during the creation of a concrete bedside table.
Editorial intern, April Schultz, explains the process and obstacles she had to overcome during the making of a "Zipstitch Chair."
Editorial intern, April Schultz, describes the process and tools used during the creation of a cat tree for her energetic cat, Safiri.
Editorial intern April Schultz describes the process of building a wheelchair for her dog, Buddy, to help him recover from an immobilizing illness.
Intern April Schultz's DIY experiences and tips for providing appropriate products for novice rental customers.
The Allmand Light Tower app helps determine how many light towers you need and the best way to configure them to light your jobsite
Caterpillar's 336E Hybrid excavator and Deere's 644K Hybrid loader are both moving about 50% more tons of material per gallon of fuel burned. Can you afford not to check them out?
Don't sacrifice safety and efficiency for speed; use these five tips from Kee Safety to keep workers safe when working with scaffolding
An effort is being launched to uncover historic Spitfire warplanes buried in Burma.
Author Bill McBean suggests 8 "must dos" all business owners should review at the end of each year to set the business up for success in the next year
Construction editors get a glimpse of Liebherr's Brazilian operations, as well as its equipment in action in a variety applications.
Equipment manufacturers and industry watchers debate whether or not US EPA diesel exhaust regulations are a help or a hindrance to equipment owners
Slowing growth in Asia and Europe have changed the players but not the outlook
Leaders of the largest and most successful rental companies shared opinions on everything from the extent of the market's shift toward renting vs. buying, to what customers will expect from their rental suppliers as our industry continues to evolve.
The exhibition, housed at JCB HQ, features historic equipment, as well as modern innovations.