Construction

Here’s to a Speedy Recovery

Here’s to a Speedy Recovery

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I’ve had a quadcopter drone for a couple of years now. I’ve used it exclusively as a hobby to get aerial video of my house and neighborhood, visits to the beach, and even once to get footage of my golf drive. It’s quite pedestrian, especially when I know it can  … Read More

Stormwater – Reader Favorites

Stormwater – Reader Favorites

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Listed below are the top Editor blogs, Reader Favorite articles, and Stormwater magazine articles for you to enjoy. This list is curated based on reader views, search traffic, email click-through, and most commented articles.

Bookmark this page so you will always have quick access to Forester Media’s top Stormwater content.  … Read More

GX—Reader Favorites

GX—Reader Favorites

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Listed below are the top Editor Blogs, Reader Favorite articles, and Grading & Excavation Contractor magazine articles for you to enjoy. This list is curated based on reader views, search traffic, e-mail click-through, and most commented articles.  … Read More

Optimizing Maintenance Management Software

Optimizing Maintenance Management Software

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Switching from a fragmented mix of spreadsheets and paper-based processes to specialized software to manage construction equipment maintenance and repairs can have a big impact on profitability for heavy civil construction companies. The most effective companies leverage software, sometimes referred to as a Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS), to hold  … Read More

The Numbers Are Staggering

The Numbers Are Staggering

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Hurricane Harvey hit Texas as a category 4 storm in late August and caused approximately $180 billion in damage. The number of people affected from Texas through Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Kentucky is in the neighborhood of 13 million. 39,000 people were forced into shelters after their homes were invaded  … Read More

Improvements in Laser and GPS Technology Result in More Precise Paving

Improvements in Laser and GPS Technology Result in More Precise Paving

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People have an amazing ability to adapt to and even become blasé about technological wonders. Things that we take for granted (flying, television, cell phones, the Internet) would seem like something out of science fiction to anyone 100 years ago. Now we can’t imagine what life was like without them.  … Read More

Making Dozers More Versitile

Making Dozers More Versitile

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Kansas farmer James Cummings and draftsman J. Earl McLeod designed the first bulldozer in 1923. When they filed for a US patent, they described it as an “attachment for tractors” used to plow fields. Large, powerful, and on tracks that gave it mobility through rugged terrain and grip in muddy  … Read More

A Big Thing in a Small Package

A Big Thing in a Small Package

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For years I’ve been fascinated with the progression and evolution of telematics packages in heavy equipment. First in individual pieces of iron, and then to include fleets and job sites. The bigger and more expansive the telematics, the better. Now another telematics device has captured my attention. But this isn’t  … Read More


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Doosan
2905 Shawnee Industrial Way
Suwanee
Georgia
30024
Hitachi Logo
Hitachi Construction
P.O. Box 8806 Heritage Bldg.
Moline
IL
61266
John Deere
One John Deere Place
Moline
IL
61265
KOBELCO Construction
KOBELCO Construction
22350 Merchants Way
Katy
TX
77449
Liebherr
Liebherr
4100 Chestnut Ave.
Newport News
VA
23607
Verizon Networkfleet, Inc.
6363 Greenwich Dr., Suite 200
San Diego
CA
92122
Volvo Construction Equipment
312 Volvo Way
Shippensburg
PA
17257

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