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Embark's Peterbuilt test truck did 2,400 miles with very little human assistance

Public works weakens, while nonresidential building edges up and multifamily housing rebounds

Billionair commerce secretary flips on gas tax advice

Construction of the MSG Sphere Las Vegas will fulfill the needs of next-generation entertainment.

The Madison Square Garden Co. and Las Vegas Sands Corp. got the sign-off from Las Vegas officials Wednesday to begin construction of the MSG Sphere Las Vegas, which the developers say will fulfill the needs of next-generation entertainment.

A variation of the SamSam ransomwear virus attacked Colorado Department of Transportation.

Wednesday morning, a variation of the SamSam ransomwear virus grabbed more than 2,000 employee computers in the Colorado Department of Transportation.

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has issued a voluntary recall for almost 230,000 Ram trucks

Vehicle may shift out of park even when there is no key in the ignition

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On June 1st of this year, two of the world’s leading heavy equipment disposition companies – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers and IronPlanet – joined together as one company Delivering Choice: Two Companies Join to Offer More Ways Than Ever to Buy & Sell Equipment

On June 1st of this year, two of the world’s leading heavy equipment disposition companies – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers and IronPlanet – joined together as one company

Volvo Lifetime Frame and Structure Warranty covers high-reach demolition excavators

Volvo has extended its Lifetime Frame and Structure Warranty to cover high-reach demolition excavators and wheeled excavators.

Michigan lawmakers are proposing changes to workplace safety regulations to hold contractors participating in demolition and asbestos removal more accountable for workers exposure to the cancer-causing substance.

Michigan lawmakers are proposing changes to workplace safety regulations to hold contractors participating in demolition and asbestos removal more accountable for workers exposure to the cancer-causing substance.

Skyjack is leveraging gaming technology to educate about load capacity and safety with the CAPACITIES game

Skyjack is leveraging gaming technology to educate and raise awareness around load capacity and safety with their first mobile game, CAPACITIES.

Samsung drone is a system made up of a flying display device and a main control unit

Samsung drone is a system made up of a flying display device (like a smartphone screen) and a main control unit,

Jeff Bezos begins construction of a 10,000 year clock in Texas

Trackunit On smartphone app enables equipment fleets to monitor machine and operator health.

Links fleet managers, equipment, and rental companies with real-time M&R diagnostics

Tampa Hillsborough Expressway Authority is installing a connected vehicle pilot program that will combine vehicle-to-vehicle and vehicle to infrastructure technology on 10 electric streetcars

V2X - Vehicle-to-Everything - technology will connect 1,600 vehicles

Ken Hoefling will be replaced as VP of Caterpillar Building Construction Products Division by Tony Fassino.

Ken Hoefling, VP of the Building Construction Products Division (BCP), is leaving the company to pursue other opportunities, Caterpillar says. He is being replaced by Tony Fassino.

Topcon Corp. has acquired all the outstanding shares of ClearEdge3D.

American Rental Association expects equipment rental industry revenue to hit $59.6 billion in 2021.

Equipment investment by rental companies is projected to surpass $15 billion in 2021

Deere forecasts 80% worldwide sales gain due to Wirtgen Group acquisition

Deere's forecast for the year expects 80% worldwide sales gain due to Wirtgen Group acquisition

International Union of Operating Engineers Local 49 Training & Apprenticeship Center presents New Iron Expo 2018

International Union of Operating Engineers Local 49 Training & Apprenticeship Center has announced their New Iron Expo 2018 at the union's training center in Hinckley, Minn., from April 3-5.

Caterpillar said the IRS has increased its proposed tax penalties to approximately $2.3 billion for the 2007 through 2012 audits.

Caterpillar said the IRS completed its examination of income tax returns for 2010 to 2012 and has increased its proposed tax penalties to approximately $2.3 billion for the 2007 through 2012 audits.

Volvo identifies top tech trends to boost construction productivity

Volvo identifies top tech trends to boost construction productivity

Job fair and new dedicated website are designed to kep the anticipated 13,000 construction workers and construction companies informed on projects, jobs, and updates.

Job fair and new dedicated website are designed to kep the anticipated 13,000 construction workers and construction companies informed on projects, jobs, and updates.

Texas Governor Greg Abbott announced Tuesday that half of the more than $1 billion in hazard mitigation money from the Federal Emergency Management Agency is available now.

Genie lift works at the Mariners Stadium in Seattle

The Terex AWP business segment, driven by its Genie brand, reported net sales up by 18.6% in the fourth quarter

Dodge Data reports regional gains and losses for commercial and multifamily starts

Dodge Data reports regional gains and losses for commercial and multifamily starts

New Orleans comes up with innovative way to avoid expensive sewer, water, and street repairs caused by clogs of tons of beads

NOLA public works department comes up with innovative way to avoid expensive sewer, water, and street repairs caused by clogs of tons of beads

Caterpillar has posted its rolling three month retail sales

Construction industries up 30 percent, energy up 16 percent

Ford has added 33,428 more 2006 Rangers to the Do Not Drive list.

Following January's alert to 2,900 owners of model-year 2006 Ford Ranger pickup trucks to stop driving their vehicles immediately, Ford has added 33,428 more to the Do Not Drive list.

Riverview Energy is proposing a new fuel conversion plant in Dale, Ind.

Riverview Energy Corp., a privately held firm that trades approximately 7 million tons of coal per year, is proposing a new fuel conversion (coal-hydrogenation) plant in the town Dale, Ind., (pop. 1,593) about 40 miles northeast of Evansville.

The White House unveiled its budget proposal outline for fiscal 2019

Increases and decreases that will affect construction

States would be given the right to toll interstate highways and reinvest those funds for surface transportation projects.

Proposal addresses workforce development, rural projects, streamlined review processes, and transformative projects

Sunoco Pipeline agreed to pay a fine for permit violations and will resume construction on the Mariner 2 East natural gas pipeline.

Sunoco Pipeline LLP agreed to pay a $12.6 fine for permit violations to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) after which the company will be allowed to resume construction on the Mariner 2 East natural gas pipeline.

Magnified images of untreated wood and the same wood treated by a new process

Teng Li and Liangbing Hu, co-leaders of a team at the University of Maryland, have developed a way to make wood more than 10 times times stronger and tougher than before, creating a natural substance that is stronger than many titanium alloys.

Elliott Equipment marks it 70th anniversary this year.

Elliott Equipment marks it 70th anniversary this year.

Study says engineering and construction accidentally sank half of New Orleans

Analysis of how well-intended engineering and construction accidentally sank half the Big Easy below the level of the sea.

Three companies pleaded guilty to felony charges in their efforts to defraud workers

Companies intentionally misclassified 150 workers as independent contractors in scheme to avoid paying overtime wages

The Bayou Bridge Pipeline build is ready to start in southern Louisiana

The Bayou Bridge Pipeline build is ready to start in southern Louisiana

The Dodge Momentum Index dropped 5.1 percent in January

The Dodge Momentum Index dropped 5.1 percent in January to 143.7 from the revised December reading of 151.5.

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