Have you signed up for Hardhats for Highways yet? If you own, manage or work for a transportation construction firm, the Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) wants you to take an active role in educating and pressuring members of Congress to stop delaying and do something substantive to fix the ongoing financial crisis facing the federal HighwayRead more
Your construction equipment fleet’s telematics data is going to be a lot more useful soon, thanks to some major coordination efforts aimed at standardizing the type of data communicated remotely from fleet vehicles to end-users.Read more
An international group made up of construction manufacturers, fleet managers and two of the heavy equipment industry’s top trade associations
Proposed Transportation Funding Increasing by Over 25% in 2014│So Where is the Industry Heading?Read more
Many truck and construction industry organizations have lobbied long and hard for more funding to repair and maintain the country’s roads and bridges, many of which are becoming decrepit due to persistent lack of transportation funding. By now, everyone in these
Predictions that 2014 would finally be a good one for the construction industry appear to be coming true, with companies in all sectors expecting – and planning for – growth. As the busy season gets underway, a recently released Equipment Finance Industry Monthly Confidence Index notes that confidence in the availability of financing for equipmentRead more
Terex Trucks | Business as Usual – But with Added Muscle.Read more
If you haven’t heard, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has purchased the haul trucks segment of Terex. What does that mean for you? Probably not much, as the aptly renamed Terex Trucks will continue to operate as an independent business.
The purchase, which was
Kobelco Raises Nearly $20,000 for Wounded WarriorsRead more
Here at Tracey Road Equipment, we’ve always been proud of our association with Kobelco. But we’re especially pleased to recognize their recent initiative to raise money for the Wounded Warrior Project(WWP). Having raised money ourselves for wounded warriors, we know first-hand the importance of this national organization.
In addition to
Doppstadt: Grinders And Shredders For Wood Waste ProcessingRead more
Profitable landfill and waste management solutions
The exclusive combination of performance-enhancing features included on Doppstadt DW series slow-speed shredders adds up to one clear advantage: efficiency. With precise control over the machine’s various functions, and the built-in protection against unshreddable contaminants, the DW series delivers raw processing
The New & Improved Features of the Freightliner Cascadia & Cascadia EvolutionRead more
How do they do it? As great as Freightliner on-highwaytrucks have always been, they just keep getting better. Now Freightliner has come up with a lengthy list of new and improved features for the Cascadia® and Cascadia Evolution.
This round of improvements was created with driver safety and convenience in mind. At
Construction Industry Vows to Hire VetsRead more
Now that the construction industry is looking forward to happier days again, contractors of all types and sizes are looking to beef up their workforce. That’s good news for America’s veterans looking to transition back into civilian jobs. In fact, the construction industry has formally announced a plan to promote hiring veterans, pledging
CEG’s New Construction App Keep’s You Up-To-Date On Inventory ListingsRead more
You can’t manage your construction company without spending some time in your office, but – honestly – how much time to you really spend there? Mobile devices and apps are one of the most useful construction industry tools to come along in many years. And now there’s a new