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Opinion: Tragedy of Notre Dame points to neglect of vocational education
John Deere intros new construction equipment simulators
John Deere has introduced a new line of operator training simulators that can be outfitted as several types of ...
If kids raised on the jobsite are any indication, more industry exposure will solve construction’s worker shortage
I have a highly impractical suggestion to combat our construction workforce shortage: adopt. This thought has recently been underscored by conversations ...
Volvo opens spring registration for Road Institute courses
The Volvo Construction Equipment Road Institute has openings this spring for its three-day courses on paver and compactor operation ...
From bonding to bidding, free Ill. workshop aims to help contractors
The Illinois Tollway Technical Assistance Program will offer an Equipping Businesses for Success workshop in the Rockford area in February. The ...
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KDOT trying to hire hundreds of operators amid high turnover
The Kansas Department of Transportation is facing a 100-percent turnover rate for entry-level operators, KWCH12-TV reports. KDOT says they didn't ...
Outgoing NAPA chairman Parker tells of changes and a battle to keep market share
Craig Parker, the outgoing chairman of the National Asphalt Pavement Association, on Monday pointed to the many significant changes ...
Denver program connects workers with construction industry careers
A new program in Denver that helps employers in the construction industry find employees, is surpassing all expectations, The ...
Workforce development is new NAPA Chairman John Harper’s top priority
John L. Harper was sworn in to serve as the 2019 chairman of the National Asphalt Pavement Association during ...
AGC launches push to diversify construction workforce through high school training
On January 14, the Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) announced the launch of a national campaign aimed at ...
Get trained in underground utility mapping skills at the at the Utility Investigation School
Everybody knows to call 811 before you dig, but safety conscious contractors can take it a lot further by ...
Contractors optimistic about 2019, despite labor shortage, trade war
Most contractors expect to increase their hiring in 2019 and see a similar dollar volume in projects as they ...
Caltrans boosts efforts to help firms owned by women and minorities compete for federally funded contracts
Caltrans announced January 3 that the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) has significantly increased the Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Annual ...
Volvo CE, “Gold Rush” stars donate A35D hauler to Penn. high school
To help train the next generation of heavy equipment operators, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has donated an articulated ...
For roadbuilders, BOMAG offers two new courses for equipment operator training
BOMAG is offering two new courses that focus on equipment operator training at its South Carolina FAYAT Academy training ...
ConstructionWorks to provide training, support and placement for road and construction workers in 6 Illinois counties
The new ConstructionWorks workforce training and careers program is ready to begin serving job seekers at 18 sites in ...
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Paving company flagger shot and killed on the job following argument
Cat’s new 299D2 XHP Land Management CTL is built for the brush
VIDEO: Liebherr’s cab-less 7XX concept dozer offers glimpse at “construction site of the future”
Volkswagen tests U.S. waters with debut of Tarok pickup with modular bed
Compact Track Loaders Treading Different Paths: Latest models redesigned for comfort, performance
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Prinoth debuts the Raptor 500, a monstrous—yet gentle—land-clearing carrier vehicle
by Wayne Grayson
Toyota, Kenworth unveil hydrogen-electric T680; 10 trucks slated for testing
by Tom Quimby
compact track loaders
Gehl launches the RT255, its largest radial-lift track loader
by Don McLoud
It’s on! Cat’s Global Operator Challenge will determine best operator in the world
by Tom Jackson
Prinoth unveils Panther T7R crawler carrier with huge productivity advantage, low O&O cost
by Wayne Grayson
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