B2W Software’s Construction Scheduling and Dispatching Solution Earns Two Technology Awards

| Portsmouth, NH – October 19, 2018 — B2W Software, a leading provider of heavy construction management software, announced that B2W Schedule, its new solution for collaborative, real-time resource scheduling and dispatching, recently earned two technology honors for its ability to help contractors optimize construction crews, equipment and materials. B2W Schedule earned a Golden Bridge Award ... READ MORE


| More than 50 percent of reported underground utility damages are the result of insufficient excavation practices according to the 2017 DIRT Report. The Ditch Witch® organization, a Charles Machine Works Company, has introduced an industry-first Virtual Reality (VR) Simulator to better prepare horizontal directional drill (HDD) operators for safe underground construction through cutting-edge training technology. ... READ MORE

Topcon introduces new versatile addition to HiPer integrated receiver series

| LIVERMORE, Calif., U.S./ CAPELLE A/D IJSSEL, the Netherlands – October 16, 2018 – Topcon Positioning Group announces the latest addition to its HiPer series of integrated receivers — the HiPer VR is designed to provide a versatile solution with the most advanced GNSS technology available. “The HiPer VR is packed with the most powerful GNSS ... READ MORE

Topcon announces release of next generation all-in-one mass data processing software

| LIVERMORE, Calif., U.S./ CAPELLE A/D IJSSEL, the Netherlands – October 11, 2018 – Topcon Positioning Group announces the next generation of its single-environment software for processing, combining, visualizing, and performing analysis of point cloud datasets — MAGNET Collage version 2. Newly added features specifically enhance horizontal construction workflows. “MAGNET Collage has a strong foundation with its ... READ MORE

Doosan Bobcat North America partners with SafeAI to begin advanced autonomous research for compact equipment

| (WEST FARGO, N.D. – October 2018) Doosan Bobcat North America has partnered with SafeAI – a startup company located in Silicon Valley – to explore how advanced artificial intelligence (AI) technologies could be incorporated into Bobcat® equipment. Through this pilot program, SafeAI plans to demonstrate how the latest AI technologies, Deep Neural Networks (DNN) and ... READ MORE

Volvo Services portfolio lets customers choose and bundle aftermarket offers

| Volvo Services allows customers to pick from a range of products and services spanning nine categories that will benefit their business — from safety and uptime to productivity and fuel efficiency. The Volvo Services portfolio from Volvo Construction Equipment makes it easier for customers to choose a combination of services that best fit their business ... READ MORE

Trimble Enhances FieldMaster Logs with Tap & Go Technology to Improve Driver Experience with ELDs

| SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug 23, 2018 — Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that it has enhanced its Trimble® FieldMaster Logs solution with Tap & Go technology. The new update addresses a major concern fleet and field service organizations face around driver login with existing Electronic Logging Devices (ELDs). ELDs are mandated for compliance with the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) hours of service (HOS) regulations and driver ... READ MORE