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3 things to know before getting a construction equipment appraisal
New technology and services are transforming the traditional process to add transparency and consistency for both buyers and sellers
John Deere adds 470G to SmartGrade excavator lineup
SmartGrade excavators offer four grade management options, including SmartGrade, SmartGrade-Ready with 2D, 3D Grade Guidance and 2D Grade Guidance
Kiewit gets final nod in controversial Las Vegas interchange project
Despite a bigger price tag, Kiewit edged out two other contractors vying for the $270-million construction of key local infrastructure
VIDEO: Caterpillar 385C excavator loads trucks with two passes
Watch this recent installment from the Mega Machines Channel on YouTube showing a Cat excavator wasting no time in getting the job done
LA Clippers begin construction of long-awaited $1.8-billion arena
Intuit Dome will incorporate the latest construction technology and will include amenities such as a two-sided halo video screen that will hover over the court
New Fat Truck practically walks on water to transport materials
The Pickup version 2.8P answers a specific job site need for an amphibious vehicle that can move things and people through harsh conditions
Latest wheel loader models leverage smart technologies to reduce TCO
Recent advancements to this job site staple are increasing efficiency, safety and comfort
11 reasons e-commerce is coming for construction
Studies show contractors are no different from other consumers when it comes appreciating the benefits of online shopping... do you agree?
Trimble’s ViewpointOne construction management platform is now Construction One
Software aims to allow contractors to connect how they “Plan, do and manage” their construction projects and associated data for greater returns
Four U.S. tower crane companies make the world’s top 25
Annual global ranking reflects growth in the crane sector and a general confidence in the construction market, despite unprecedented economic challenges
New Ditch Witch ride-on trencher designed for better visibility, comfort
Operators of the RT70 get a full view of the machine – from front tire to back tire and the attachment – making it easier for those with less experience to be productive
Former Walmart exec scouting U.S. locations for construction of new $400-billion city
‘Telosa’ aims to be a fully sustainable metropolis located in the American desert with up to 50,000 residents as soon as 2030 
Komatsu’s newest small-size excavator is built for versatility in tight spaces
The PC78US-11 allows operators to quickly switch attachments with automatic adjustment of flow and pressure at the touch of a button 
Two new autonomous 3D scanning sensors join Hexagon’s ranks
The BLK2FLY, which scans structures from the air, and the BLK ARC, which scans spaces on Boston Dynamics’ Spot, were just introduced by Leica Geosystems
New ‘smart’ Kansas City airport terminal to create 5,000 construction jobs
The new terminal is the largest infrastructure project in Kansas City’s history and is expected to be complete by early 2023
Innovative rectangular TBM makes headway in Mexico mine
The Robbins MDM5000 represents the first successful foray into rectangular hard rock tunneling and is making history advancing at 52 meters per week
ARA’s RentalHQ app helps find local rental equipment right from your job site
Managed by the American Rental Association, RentalHQ.com is a rental store locator covering construction and industrial, party/events, and home improvement
Cat’s new 100% hydrogen-powered gen-sets coming later this year
Caterpillar will also launch power generation solutions from 400 kW to 4.5 MW that can be configured to operate on natural gas blended with up to 25% hydrogen
Volvo awards electro-hydraulic system for excavators
The innovative Common Pressure Rail System improves performance while reducing emissions
Case parent company CNH buys Italian equipment supplier Sampierana
Move will allow CNH Industrial to integrate Eurocomach mini and midi excavators, as well as Sampierana undercarriages and spare parts into its product lineup
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