- Tom's Trivia. // Equipment Echoes;Fall2008, Issue 90, p2
A quiz concerning the construction equipment industry is presented.
- How To Choose The Right Compact Excavator. // Underground Construction;Aug2014, Vol. 69 Issue 8, p18
The article offers suggestions from Bobcat Excavator Product Specialist Tom Connor on how to choose the right compact excavator and get the most out of the machine. It highlights the benefits of fleet managers and construction business from investing in a compact excavator. According to Connor,...
- Big hire firms distort market. // PMJ: Plant Managers Journal;Mar2003, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p6
Discusses the effect of very large plant rental companies on the construction equipment for hire market in Great Britain. Impact on small businesses; Market outlook for plant manufacturers for 2003.
- Rental business booming in America. Zeyher, Allen // Roads & Bridges;Mar2001, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p30
Reports the demand of the construction equipment rental industry in the United States. Reason for the demand of rental equipment business; Impact of the Internet on rental equipment business; Growth of rental business in the traffic control industry.
- Equipment tracks & trends. // ENR: Engineering News-Record;03/31/97, Vol. 238 Issue 13, p27
Presents equipment financing trends in the construction industry for 11 months ending November 1996. Financing types; Types of equipment; Rise in leasing in Midwest region and in residential/commercial contractors; Drop in purchases and rentals down for all types of contractors.
- The forces of change. Flynn, Larry // Roads & Bridges;Dec99, Vol. 37 Issue 12, p28
Reports that contractor preferences and rental house consolidation has created a boom in rental equipment in the United States. Equipment distribution as a dynamic sector of the construction industry; Effects of changes in tax laws; Examples of how companies provide added value; Value of...
- Hammering down crime. Cutmore, Amy // Contract Journal;2/2/2005, Vol. 427 Issue 6510, p24
Provides information on the efforts of construction equipment manufacturers, hire companies and operators against tool and small plant theft. Increase in the theft of plant equipment and tools in Great Britain; Impact of plant theft on the construction equipment industry; List of tools at...
- Falling from grace. Cooper, Martin // International Construction;Jun99, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p35
Reports on the state of the Japanese construction equipment market as of June 1999. Impact of influx of used construction equipment from South East Asia; Construction projects which can help revive the equipment market; Product innovations; Plans for the Conet 1999 exhibition. INSET: Used...
- Product guide. // Contract Journal;1/15/2003, Vol. 416 Issue 6409, p13
Provides information on construction equipment. Priora permeable block paving system from Marshall; Customer service offering from TECROC; Portfolio of steel personnel door from Omega Doors; Zentrifix CR Plus concrete repair from MC Building Chemicals.