3M’s Personal Safety Division Launches Online Silica Tool Kit
ST. PAUL, Minn.— Keeping workers safe is a complex and time-consuming task for safety managers. They must monitor and understand the jobsite hazards and safety regulations, and know how best to...
The Refractories Institute (TRI) Announces Four Winners of 2017 Scholarships
CLEVELAND (August 2017) — TRI (The Refractories Institute), comprised of approximately 50 member companies that operate in the refractory industry, awards scholarships annually to college...
Construction Business Owner Magazine & Viewpoint Present Webinar: “Best Practices for Recruiting & Retention”
Birmingham, AL (August 10, 2017)—Construction Business Owner, the leading business magazine for contractors, is pleased to announce a no-cost webinar presented in partnership with Viewpoint. ...
Construction Business Owner Magazine & SmartDrive Present Webinar: 'Safety in Sight: The Impact of Video-Based Fleet Solutions'
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (August 11, 2017)—Construction Business Owner, the leading business management magazine for contractors, is pleased to announce a no-cost webinar presented in partnership with...
Shapiro & Duncan Inc. Wins Constructech Vision Gold Award
ROCKVILLE, Md (August 28, 2017) – Constructech Magazine held the 2017 Constructech Vision Award Ceremony in San Mateo, California, on August 24, 2017. The program acknowledged the achievements of...
Prestolite Awarded Standard Position by Daimler Trucks
NOVI, Mich. (September 5, 2017) — Prestolite Electric has been awarded standard position by Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) on several new commercial vehicles set to ...
Komatsu Pledges $250,000 to Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts
ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. (August 31, 2017) — Komatsu America Corp. announced plans to provide a $250,000 cash donation to the American Red Cross, to support Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Komatsu...
Morbark Awarded 4-Year Contract with NJPA
WINN, Mich. (August 31, 2017) – The National Joint Power Alliance (NJPA) has awarded Morbark LLC, with a 4-year contract to provide NJPA members with grounds maintenance equipment. The contract...
Paccar Parts Opens the 100th Global TRP Store
RENTON, Wash. (August 31, 2017) – Paccar Parts is proud to announce the opening of the 100th TRP Store in Alexandria, Louisiana. TRP is PACCAR’s global brand of quality aftermarket replacement...
Ditch Witch Organization Partners with Utilicor Technologies
PERRY, Okla. (August 30, 2017) – Public works managers across the nation have welcomed the use of keyhole coring: a less-costly, safer and less-disruptive approach to underground roadway...
OSHA Issues Proposed Rule to Extend Certification Deadline
(August 2017) — OSHA published a Proposed Rule that would delay the deadline for crane operator certification by a further year until November 17, 2018.    The Proposed Rule, which...
National Survey from Autodesk & AGC Finds 70% of Contractors Have a Hard Time Finding Qualified Craft Workers
(August 29, 2017) — Seventy percent of construction firms report they are having a hard time filling hourly craft positions that represent the bulk of the construction workforce, according to the...
Equipment Leasing & Finance Industry Confidence Higher in August
WASHINGTON — The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) releases the August 2017 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI). Designed to collect...
Bridgestone Launches New Tire Inspection Resources for Off-the-Road Customers
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (August 24, 2017) – Bridgestone Americas, Inc. (Bridgestone) today announced two free jobsite resources for customers in the mining, construction and aggregates industries. The pre-...
Pettibone Announces Highlift Equipment as New Ohio Dealer
BARAGA, Mich. — Pettibone/Traverse Lift LLC announces the addition of Highlift Equipment to its dealer network. Highlift will carry Pettibone telehandlers for the state of Ohio at its three...