Equipment Manufacturers Launch “I Make America Town Hall Tour”

| Initiative will educate and engage manufacturing supporters during midterm elections WASHINGTON, DC – With six months left before the midterm elections, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) is hitting the road to educate and engage manufacturing voters about the policies that are critical to the future growth and success of their industry. The initiative, which is ... READ MORE

Topcon introduces cost-efficient addition to GM total station series

| LIVERMORE, Calif., U.S./ CAPELLE A/D IJSSEL, the Netherlands – April 19, 2018 – Topcon Positioning Group announces an addition to its GM line of manual total stations designed to provide fast and accurate measurements in a cost-efficient package — the GM-50. “In a compact and sleek design, the GM-50 offers high-end performance and exceptional functionality ... READ MORE

Goldhofer and Trail King – Moving the World Together

| MITCHELL, SD, April 18, 2018 – Goldhofer and Trail King Industries, two of the most respected brands in the heavy haul industry, are teaming up to promote and support each other’s products both in the United States and around the world. Goldhofer and Trail King are pleased to announce this exciting news to their entire ... READ MORE

Trimble Acquires e-Builder to Expand its Construction Management Solutions

| SUNNYVALE, Calif., Feb. 2, 2018—Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today it has acquired privately-held e-Builder, a leading SaaS-based construction program management solution for capital program owners and program management firms. e-Builder extends Trimble’s ability to accelerate industry transformation by providing an integrated project delivery solution for owners, program managers and contractors across the design, construct and ... READ MORE

Volvo Debuts Renewed Road Product Line at World of Asphalt 2018

| Volvo Construction Equipment will bring a significantly revamped road product lineup to World of Asphalt 2018, anchored by a trio of new compactors equipped with the latest intelligent machine control technology. “Over the past year Volvo has launched eight new compactor and three new paver models, which demonstrates our commitment to providing quality, dependable equipment ... READ MORE

New John Deere L-Series Compact Wheel Loaders Tackle Toughest Job Site Tasks

| MOLINE, Ill. (Dec. 5, 2017) – Built for construction contractors, landscapers and rental center operators, the new John Deere 204L and 304L compact wheel loaders deliver higher productivity, increased uptime and lower daily operating costs. An evolution of the 204K and 304K models, the L-series models are built for tasks that require peak productivity in ... READ MORE

Liebherr USA, Co., Construction Equipment Division announces Boston Freightliner – New England Road Equipment Inc. as a new dealer in Massachusetts

| Newport News, VA (USA). November 16, 2017 – Liebherr USA, Co. Construction Equipment division expands market partnership adding Boston Freightliner – New England Road Equipment to its dealer network. The construction equipment division of Liebherr USA, Co. is pleased to announce Boston Freightliner – New England Road Equipment as a new dealer. The new authorized dealer will be a sales, ... READ MORE

CONSTRUCTION JOBS INCREASE IN 35 STATES AND D.C. BETWEEN SEPTEMBER 2016 AND SEPTEMBER 2017

| Thirty-five states and the District of Columbia added construction jobs between September 2016 and September 2017, while 26 states added construction jobs between August and September as some state employment levels were impacted by recent hurricanes, according to an analysis by the Associated General Contractors of America of Labor Department data released today. Association officials ... READ MORE

AEM Members Step Up to Support Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts

| Hurricane Harvey made landfall in Texas late last month and caused substantial damage and devastation over the course of a few days, leaving hundreds of thousands fighting to save their flooded homes, flattened communities and waterlogged possessions. The strongest hurricane to hit the U.S. in more than a decade, the storm killed more than 60 ... READ MORE

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