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Equipment Roundup: Case unveils futuristic Tetra loader; Cat “ready” for electric machines; Volvo unveils electric excavator, loader; Fayat unveils autonomous tandem roller; Manitowoc intros 3 new Grove cranes | Dump Truck Company

Manitowoc debuts 3 new Grove all-terrain cranes at Bauma

At the Bauma 2019 show in Munich, U.S. crane maker Manitowoc unveiled three new all-terrain cranes under its Grove brand.

The new cranes include a five-axle machine, GMK5250XL-1, and two three-axle models: the GMK3060L and GMK3050-2.

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DC-area utility: Purple Line construction dangerously close to water main | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

Columbus Ohio Dump Truck Company Brief:

  • Carla Reid, the general manager of the Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC), has penned a letter to Kevin Quinn, head of the Maryland Transit Administration (MTA), asking the agency to stop construction on a portion of the nearly $6 billion Purple Line light-rail project, claiming it threatens a critical water distribution main in Prince George’s County, Maryland, The Washington Post reported.

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PHOTOS: The Equipment and Crowds of Bauma 2019 (Part 1) | Dump Truck Company

More than any other trade show on the planet, Bauma, hosted every three years in Munich, Germany, is a walking show. After spending nearly a whole week at this year’s show, I checked my Apple Watch activity stats and found that I averaged nearly 10 miles of walking each day at the show thanks to countless trips up and down the “expressway” that cuts through the Munich convention center’s 18-building layout and in and out of the gargantuan outdoor exhibition area.

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Minnich presents top dealer awards | Dump Truck Company

Minnich Manufacturing 2018 top dealers in sales performance Overall and Midwest Region winner

Overall and Midwest Region winner: From left, Jake Logan of Logan Contractors Supply, Keaton Klocko of Logan Contractors Supply, Matt Camp of Logan Contractors Supply, Tim Roberts of Logan Contractors Supply, Ryan Thorson of Logan Contractors Supply, Dave Potter of Logan Contractors Supply, Dan Ribbens of Logan Contractors Supply.

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$1.2B Minnesota DOT projects planned in 2019 | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

Columbus Ohio Dump Truck Company Brief:

  • The Minnesota DOT has announced that $1.2 billion of transit-related projects will kick off in 2019. More than 200 highway, road and bridge columbus oh dump truck company projects will collectively total more than $1.1 billion, and airport, port, transit and railroad projects, according to Finance & Commerce, have an approximate value of $56 million.

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25 woman-, minority-owned firms graduate from Kansas City Airport project JV's management course | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

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  • Twenty five women and minority participants graduated last week from a training program geared to prepare small businesses to submit bids and participate in construction conducted by the general contractor for the $1.5 billion Kansas City Airport terminal project in Kansas City, Missouri, WDAF-TV Kansas City reported.

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Equipment Roundup: Komatsu intros GD655-7 grader; Cat unveils 777G off-highway truck; Vintage Deere loader in great shape; Volvo debuts EC750E HR excavator; Deere intros new equipment simulators | Dump Truck Company

John Deere intros new construction charlotte nc dump trucks simulators

John Deere has introduced a new line of operator training simulators that can be outfitted as several types of equipment.

The new simulators combine interchangeable joysticks and foot pedals with realistic 3D software.

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Execs: To ignite innovation, empower tech champions | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

The construction software marketplace is teeming with 2,000-plus vendors claiming to save columbus oh dump truck company time and money. Finding a reliable solution that fully addresses a particular business challenge can be like finding a needle in a haystack, but columbus oh dump truck company can better steer their investment by tapping into the talent base that understands that challenge deeply, living it out on a daily basis.

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Delays bring Maryland Purple Line costs close to $6B | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

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US colleges adopt Plangrid for campus construction | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

Universities and colleges in the U.S. are facing a growing backlog of construction projects and repairs. In addition to the $30 billion of deferred maintenance needs that American institutions of higher learning had as of 2016, a more recent report from the research group Sightlines found that schools still spent a record $5 per gross square foot in new construction in 2017, adding even more to their future maintenance obligations.

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Salesforce Transit Center's inspection missed flaws that led to cracked beams | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

Columbus Ohio Dump Truck Company Brief:

  • After a March 14 meeting of the Transbay Joint Powers Authority, Executive Director Mark Zabaneh told reporters that two cracked beams, which led to the ongoing shutdown of the $2.2 billion Salesforce Transit Center, were the result of a “failure of quality control in the construction process,” according to the San Francisco Chronicle.

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Equipment Roundup: JCB intros 1CXT, a tracked backhoe with CTL skill; Roush unveils 650-hp F-150 SC; Toro Dingo TXL 2000 now in production; Hitachi intros excavator Grade Guidance; Fuso’s FE180 is first gas cabover | Dump Truck Company

Fuso intros the FE180, the first gas-powered cabover on the market

Fuso at the recent Work Truck Show in Indianapolis debuted its new FE180 gasoline-powered truck.

The first Class 5 gasoline cabover on the market—and part of the Fuso FE GAS Series that debuted last year—is exclusive to the North American market.

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Terex ups annual sales by 18% in 2018 | Dump Truck Company

Terex fourth quarter and 2108 highlights

  • Q4 sales up 16%
  • Q4 operating profit up 14%, as adjusted up 30%
  • Q4 EPS $(0.42), as adjusted Q4 EPS $0.51 – up 55%
  • FY sales up 18%, Backlog up 19%
  • FY operating profit up 63%, as adjusted up 52%
  • FY EPS $1.45, as adjusted FY EPS $2.71 – up 101%
  • 2019 Guidance Highlights: Sales of ~$4.7 billion, EPS improves to $3.60-$4.20

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Trump's 2020 budget to include half the funding needed for $900M Louisville veterans' hospital | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

Columbus Ohio Dump Truck Company Brief:

  • Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-K.Y., announced that President Donald Trump had personally assured him that he will include a $400 million-plus request for a new $900 million Veterans Affairs hospital in Louisville, Kentucky, in his 2020 budget request to Congress set to be released this month.

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Equipment Roundup: How Cat machines influenced Chevy’s 2020 Silverado HD; Cat 990K Agg Handler; Trimble’s new AR hard hat; Ram reveals 2019 HD truck pricing; The electric machines of the the Rental Show | Dump Truck Company

JCB, Takeuchi, Ditch Witch and Toro show off electric compact construction charlotte nc dump trucks at rental show

Attendees of the American Rental Association Show got a close up look at four all-electric machines coming from JCB, Takeuchi, Ditch Witch and Toro.

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Duke University's snub a 'major setback' to $3B North Carolina light rail project | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

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  • The Research Triangle Regional Public Transportation Authority (GoTriangle), which serves Wake, Durham and Orange counties in North Carolina, said its plans for the $3.3 billion Durham-Orange Light Rail Transit project had suffered a “major setback” after Duke University officials this week refused to sign a critical agreement necessary to move the project forward.

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Justice Department sues Ohio contractor, sub for fake invoices, kickbacks | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

Columbus Ohio Dump Truck Company Brief:

  • The U.S. Department of Justice has filed a lawsuit against a contractor and subcontractor that performed columbus oh dump truck company at the MOX Fuel Fabrication Facility in Aiken, South Carolina, alleging that the two turned in approximately $6.4 million of fake invoices and violated the federal False Claims and Anti-Kickback Acts.

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South Texas county backs $1.8B steel mill project with new reinvestment zone | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

Columbus Ohio Dump Truck Company Brief:

  • Commissioners in San Patricio County, Texas, took the first step last week in securing a $1.8 billion Steel Dynamics mill for the Corpus Christi area by voting unanimously to create a reinvestment zone that includes the approximately 2,500-acre piece of land on which the columbus oh dump truck company would build the plant, according to The Corpus Christi Caller Times.

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Equipment Roundup: Ram intros 2019 chassis cab trucks; How the skid steer is staying relevant; Wacker Neuson debuts new skid steers; New Mauldin pavers; What it’s like to drive an electric Freightliner | Dump Truck Company

What it’s like to drive Freightliner’s electric trucks

There’s little debate that we’re heading down a road toward some level of trucking electrification. What’s up in the air is how we’ll get there and just how far that road will take us.

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The guillotine | Dump Truck Company

When the worker checked, he found the victim sitting in the cab with his head caught in the lift arm boom linkage and hydraulic fluid leaking from the bucket cylinder hydraulic line.

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Boston-area medical center will anchor housing, office and retail development | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

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  • A group of healthcare providers and networks, along with developer FoxRock Properties, has announced that they are planning a new Class-A medical office building for downtown Quincy, Massachusetts, which is part of a $1.6 billion downtown redevelopment surge that started in 2011, according to the Boston Business Journal.

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Indictments casts shadow on Philadelphia construction industry | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

Columbus Ohio Dump Truck Company Brief:

  • The January indictments of union leader John Dougherty and others affiliated with Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers for fraud, tax evasion, bribery and a bevy of other charges have made some question the influence that unions appear to have had on Philadelphia's construction industry, in the field and at city hall, according to Curbed Philadelphia.

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Indictments cast shadow on Philadelphia construction industry | Dump Trucks Charlotte NC

Columbus Ohio Dump Truck Company Brief:

  • The January indictments of union leader John Dougherty and others affiliated with Local 98 of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers for fraud, tax evasion, bribery and a bevy of other charges have made some question the influence that unions appear to have had on Philadelphia's construction industry, in the field and at city hall, according to Curbed Philadelphia.

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Equipment Roundup: Cat improves design on latest backhoes; Volvo intros new excavators; Tiltrotator demand on the increase; Takeuchi intros new excavator; Ford to build electric trucks | Dump Truck Company

Ford to introduce electric, hybrid F-Series truck models

Ford’s iconic F-150 is going electric.

Ford’s president of global markets, Jim Farley, announced today at the Deutsche Bank Global Automotive Conference in Detroit that the best-selling F-Series line-up will be offered in electric and hybrid models.

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