Construction Feb. Jobless Rate Climbs But Industry Adds 15,000 Jobs
Heavy and civil construction led all sectors of the industry, gaining 12,300 jobs last month.
Major Coal Company to Pay $27.5M to Settle Clean Water Act Violations
Alpha Natural Resources also is carrying out $160 million in water-treatment, mine and wetlands projects at Pennsylvania and West Virginia sites.
Chinese Equipment Manufacturers Making Inroads at CONEXPO
Looking out over the Silver Lot at the Las Vegas Convention Center during CONEXPO 2014, you''d be forgiven for assuming it was reserved for China-based heavy equipment manufacturers.
CONEXPO Raises Record $10,000 for Injured Marines
Helping wounded veterans like take on the challenges of life after war is the mission of the Semper Fi Fund.
Ricardo Brings Flywheel Energy Storage to Excavators, But Don''t Call It a Hybrid
At CONEXPO 2014, engine-maker Ricardo showed off a flywheel energy-storage system for excavators that it claims will improve fuel economy by 10%.
Publicly Held Sterling Construction Eyes Transportation Boost To Reverse Results Slide
Contractor will air latest results on March 17
Ford To Bring F-650/750 Production Back to U.S.
Ford says that by vertically integrating the truck from end to end it can dramatically improve the ride and comfort and boost operator productivity.
Platform Maker Genie ''Has Concerns'' About JLG Chassis
Both the Genie SX-180 and JLG 1850SJ Ultra Boom ride on a special chassis whose axles deploy in an X shape to achieve stability yet retract for ease of transportation.