On-Site Magazine

Equipment Technology

May 26, 2021  

Canadian construction firms still getting low marks for digital maturity, report finds

Integrating new technologies remains a challenge for Canadian construction

May 25, 2021  

Komatsu introduces new D39i-24, its smallest smart dozer

Komatsu is bringing its intelligent Machine Control (iMC 2.0)

May 4, 2021  

Faster, smarter, safer: The eight key technologies powering paving

Paving operators work in a challenging industry. Not only

May 3, 2021  

Case gives entire G Series lineup a major technology boost

Case Construction Equipment is overhauling the technology across its

April 26, 2021  

At the inflection point: Smart buildings an opportunity for growth, collaboration

It is still relatively early days for Canada’s smart

April 26, 2021  

Deere restructures equipment technology portfolio, putting focus on four pillars

With an ever-growing technology portfolio, John Deere is restructuring

April 14, 2021  

Pomerleau to set up new innovation lab in downtown Montreal

Quebec-headquartered contractor Pomerleau is partnering with a Montreal training

March 31, 2021  

The road to autonomy: Advances help equipment better mimic live operators

Equipment vendors have dazzled us recently with high resolution

March 8, 2021  

Case introduces factory-fit machine control for range of dozers

Contractors looking to get a machine control system installed

February 16, 2021  

Trimble rolls out next generation 3D Paving Control for asphalt projects

The latest paving platform from Trimble is designed to

February 16, 2021  

Komatsu extends intelligent machine control to PC210LCi-11 excavator

Komatsu has added to its lineup of excavators factory-equipped

December 7, 2020  

Volvo simplifies Dig Assist, making it easier for operators to create plans

An update to Volvo Construction Equipment’s Dig Assist machine

October 19, 2020  

New series of Topcon total stations for survey, machine control applications

Part of a full workflow solution, Topcon Positioning Group

October 6, 2020  

What the construction industry needs to consider to address the ongoing labour shortage

The decreased labour force in the construction industry presents

July 16, 2020  

Brandt firms up GeoShack acquisition after delay

Two weeks after the Brandt Group of Companies’ acquisition

July 6, 2020  

The continued advance: Automation, augmented reality and the onward march of machine control

Excavators equipped with machine control are becoming more common

July 3, 2020  

GeoShack to remain Topcon dealer for Ontario after Brandt deal falls through

An agreement between dealers GeoShack and Brandt that would

June 3, 2020  

Brandt to acquire GeoShack’s Ontario operations, become exclusive Topcon dealer for Canada

The Brandt Group of Companies continues to expand its

May 28, 2020  

Executing on design: Calgary engineering firm leans on new equipment technology to move into construction

Increasingly automated equipment is helping erode the traditional boundary between engineering and construction

April 27, 2020  

Contractors have new ways to leverage data; the key is separating what matters from what doesn’t

It’s almost impossible today to buy an appliance or