MLT4060MVD LED Light Towers Shine Bright for Autonomous Operation

| New and Improved MLT4060MVD offers incredible 533-hour runtime with more powerful light   BERLIN, Wis. – August 9, 2018- Generac Mobile Products continues to lead the way in innovative, efficient mobile lighting with the new and improved MLT4060MVD LED mobile light tower. Purpose-designed for applications in remote locations and extreme environments, this light tower includes ... READ MORE

Matching Generators and Compressors With Your Job Site

| Adhering to a blueprint of key factors will help contractors choose the best compressor or generator for a job site. When it comes to compressors, consider rated capacities, fuel consumption, emissions requirements, operating costs, and service costs. ... READ MORE

Stuck in the Mud Again

| In response to a question during a recent press briefing, White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters, “We’re going to continue to look at ways to improve the nation’s infrastructure, but in terms of a specific piece of legislation, I’m not aware that that will happen by the end of the year.” No ... READ MORE

Trimble and Kobelco Announce Trimble Ready Option for Select Kobelco Excavator Models

| PARIS, April 23, 2018—Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) and Kobelco announced today the introduction of a Trimble Ready® option for select Tier 4 Final Kobelco excavator models. Select excavators that ship from the Kobelco factory are now ready for the installation of the Trimble® Earthworks Grade Control Platform for excavators, which can significantly reduce the cost and complexity ... READ MORE

Trimble Announces New Field Solutions for Land and Construction Surveying

| Trimble TSC7 Controller and New Field Applications Enable Mobile Workers to Elevate Productivity SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 18, 2018—Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) announced today the Trimble® TSC7 Controller, a new field solution for land and civil construction surveyors. The TSC7, combined with specialized software, defines the next generation of data collection and computing for mobile workers. The Trimble ... READ MORE

CONSTRUCTION ASSOCIATION AGAIN ACCREDITED TO OFFER CONTINUING EDUCATION UNITS BY INTERNATIONAL EDUCATION & TRAINING GROUP

| Prestigious Accreditation Will Allow the Associated General Contractors of America to Continue Providing Members with continuing education units who complete covered courses The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) has once-again awarded the Associated General Contractors of America with Accredited Provider status. As a result, the construction association will be able to continue ... READ MORE

Make Room for Millennials at the Jobsite

| MILWAUKEE (April 10, 2018) – Construction has often been considered one of the last industries to embrace technology. That is starting to change, however, as construction companies look for new ways to change the mindset of those working at the jobsite. Enter the younger generation, otherwise known as millennials. They have grown up with apps ... READ MORE

CONSTRUCTION EMPLOYMENT INCREASES IN 257 METRO AREAS BETWEEN FEBRUARY 2017 & 2018

| Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, Calif. and Merced, Calif. Experience Largest Year-over-Year Gains; Baton Rouge, La. and Auburn-Opelika, Ala. Have Biggest Annual Declines in Construction Employment Construction employment increased in 257 out of 358 metro areas between February 2017 and February 2018, declined in 50 and stagnated in 51, according to a new analysis of federal employment data ... READ MORE

PRODUCTIVITY FAILINGS BLAMED FOR PROJECT DELAYS

| Investment in building and infrastructure is booming, yet on average large-scale projects run more than 20 months behind schedule. According to research by the McKinsey Global Institute, an astonishing 98% of large-scale schemes around the world run 80% over budget and almost two years behind schedule. Poor communication, a lack of skilled workers and a failure to ... READ MORE

GSSI Proudly Announces Launch of New Website

| GSSI, the world’s leading manufacturer of ground penetrating radar (GPR) equipment, has launched its dynamic new website. With a completely redesigned look and feel that makes it easier than ever to use, the website’s homepage is designed to help customers explore GSSI’s product range. It features a helpful and easy to use product configurator, quick ... READ MORE

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