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Hilti 18 V Battery Packs and Multi-Bay Charger

June 6, 2016 On-Site Magazine.

The new Hilti B 18/5.2 Li-Ion and B 18/2.6 Li-Ion battery packs are built with higher density cells and use smart software that monitors and controls each cell to protect it against overheating and provide optimal performance and charging. The

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Affordable truck box solutions with professional grade protection

June 6, 2016 On-Site Magazine

WEATHER GUARD, a manufacturing of truck and van storage equipment, introduced the WEATHER GUARD Defender Series, the latest in affordable truck box solutions designed specifically for professional level protection. Compatible with any storage need, the Defender Series is now available with more than 20

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AnyQuip contractor-to-contractor rentals keep equipment costs low in Fort McMurray

June 6, 2016 On-Site Magazine

AnyQuip provides a solution to rising rental prices in high-demand situations such as Fort McMurray, by offering increased availability, lower rates, and flexible contracts. AnyQuip’s equipment call-out connects equipment owners across Western Canada with contractors that need it immediately. The contractor-to-contractor network

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Dual pressure and dual flow compressors

May 18, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Doosan Portable Power has expanded its lineup of dual pressure and dual flow air compressors with the introduction of the Tier 4 Final–compliant P425/HP375 and HP450/VHP400 air compressors. Operating at either 425 cfm at 100 psi or 375 cfm at 150

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PS 1 portable vacuum lifting system

May 3, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The Vacuworx PS 1 is perfect for smaller lifting challenges that come up daily on jobsites. Designed for interior and exterior applications, the patent pending system lifts up to 2,200 lb. (1 tonne) and is a great companion to small

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CA$240+ million of equipment sold at record-breaking Edmonton auction

May 3, 2016 On-Site

EDMONTON – Selling more than 10,000 equipment items and trucks in five days is a massive undertaking, and last week Ritchie Bros.’ Edmonton team showed it was up for the challenge. From April 26 to 30, 2016, Ritchie Bros. sold 10,200+

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Ditch Witch introduces FX65 and FXT65 vacuum excavators

April 26, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Ditch Witch has enhanced its lineup of vacuum excavators with the trailer-mounted FX65 and truck-mounted FXT65 models for increased productivity on the job site. Turbocharged with a 74-hp (55-kW) Deutz Tier 4 diesel engine and 1,215 cfm (34.4 m3/min), these units are designed

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Atlas Copco GPS compaction

April 13, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Atlas Copco uses a global navigation satellite system on the CC6200 asphalt roller to ensure superior soil and asphalt compaction. Dyn@Lyzer uses a global navigation satellite system, such as GPS, to track the number of completed passes and the precise position

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Terex TC85 compact excavator

April 13, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The Terex TC85 compact crawler excavator is built for demanding excavation jobs and space-restrictive trenching work. It features a short radius tail-swing and a Knickmatic boom offset that allows operators to dig alongside the machine’s own tracks. Weighing 18,080 lb (8,200 kg),

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Atlantic Heavy Equipment Show celebrates 30th anniversary and record attendance

April 13, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Celebrating its 30th year, the Atlantic Heavy Equipment Show (AHES) saw a record-breaking 14,700 visitors over two days. Located at the Moncton Coliseum in New Brunswick, AHES is the most comprehensive heavy equipment show on the East Coast, and a must-attend event

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Schwing Concrete Pump

March 29, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The Schwing SP 500 stationary concrete pump is now equipped with a Tier IV compliant Caterpillar diesel engine. The CAT® C3.4B diesel is rated at 74.5 hp while providing durability and fuel efficiency. The SP 500 is a versatile machine

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Bobcat S595 Skid-Steer

March 15, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The new Bobcat S595 74-horsepower skid-steer loader has the highest rated operating capacity (ROC) of any of the 500-series loaders at a  2,200-pound ROC. The vertical-lift-path S595 is able to lift loads higher, making it easier to clear high-sided truck

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$120+ million of equipment sold in Edmonton auction

February 29, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Interested buyers turned up in droves for Ritchie Bros.’ first Canadian auction of the year inEdmonton, AB. The three-day unreserved public auction (February 24 – 26) attracted 13,100+ bidders from 47 countries—50 per cent more than the same auction last

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Excavation begins at Rogers Centre for dirt infield

February 10, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Rogers Centre will have a different look this season, as the Toronto Blue Jays begin installing a traditional dirt infield for the 2016 season. Work began this week and the field will be ready for the start of the regular season

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Sluggish economy in 2016, but no recession: Conference Board of Canada

February 5, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Construction, equipment spending losing confidence for 2016

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Cat Financial revenues, profits down in 2015

February 4, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Cat Financial reported revenues of $2.67 billion for 2015, a decrease of $212 million, or 7 percent, compared with 2014, according a recent company release. Profit after tax was $460 million, a $75 million, or 14 percent, decrease from 2014. The decrease in revenues was

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Oil drove equipment rental market rise: StatsCan

January 25, 2016 On-Site Magazine

Operating revenue for the commercial and industrial machinery and equipment rental and leasing industry grew 10.6% from 2013 to $11.5 billion in 2014, according the latest analysis released Friday by Statistics Canada. This increase was partly due to continued growth in 2014 stemming from the oil industry, which

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Bobcat T770 compact track loader

January 13, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The Bobcat T770 compact track loader features a powerful Tier 4-compliant, Bobcat 3.4-liter diesel engine. With a vertical lift path, the T770 is ideal for heavy-lifting, truck-loading and digging applications. Bobcat diesel engines deliver high-performing torque across a wide span

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Doosan Portable Power

January 13, 2016 On-Site Magazine

The Doosan Portable Power generators G25, G50 and G70 mobile generators include Tier 4 Final–compliant power plant offering improved fuel efficiency, extended runtimes and low sound levels. The models are the first mobile generators equipped with Doosan-built engines — the

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Deere appoints Intel CEO to Board

January 11, 2016 On-Site Magazine

MOLINE, Ill. – Deere & Company has appointed Brian Krzanich, chief executive officer of Intel Corporation, to the company’s Board of Directors. “Brian’s depth of leadership experience in technology, manufacturing and supply chain management is a valuable addition to the