3M Personal Safety Division Launches Center for Hearing Conservation
ST. PAUL, Minn. (July 17, 2017) — Operating a successful workplace hearing conservation program is just one of many challenging tasks health and safety managers face. Each day, they must enforce all...
Western Specialty Contractors Publishes Safety Tips for Extreme Heat
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (July 13, 2017) – Summer is a great time for construction work, but a brutal time for construction workers. Excessive heat and sun exposure pose significant dangers, such as sunburn,...
Dynapac Adds Gibson Machinery to Dealer Network
ROCK HILL, S.C. (July 13, 2017) – Dynapac North America LLC welcomes Gibson Machinery, LLC to its dealer network. The heavy equipment dealer will rent, sell and service Dynapac pavers, soil...
Prescient Opens Second Manufacturing Facility & Moves Headquarters to North Carolina
DURHAM, N.C. (July 12, 2017) — Prescient is moving the company’s headquarters from Arvada, Colorado to Durham, North Carolina and opening a second manufacturing facility in nearby...
ICUEE Announces New 'Field Classrooms'
MILWAUKEE (July 12, 2017) – Attendees at ICUEE 2017 will be able to see industry best practices illustrated first hand with equipment on the show floor during new “field classroom” education sessions...
University of Washington’s West Campus Utility Plant in Seattle Receives Envision Gold Award
WASHINGTON, D.C. (July 11, 2017) – The University of Washington’s West Campus Utility Plant in Seattle is the recent recipient of the Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure (ISI) Envision Gold...
Viewpoint Acquires Dexter + Chaney
PORTLAND & SEATTLE (July 11, 2017) – As a part of a comprehensive strategy to transform the construction industry through improved digital process in all phases of the project lifecycle,...
Atlas Copco Air Compressor Wins Red Dot Design Award
ROCK HILL, S.C. (July 6, 2017) — Atlas Copco has won a 2017 Red Dot Design Award for its 8-series portable air compressors, including the XAS 110 model available in the United States. The...
New SMS Certification to be Released
INDIANAPOLIS (July 6, 2017) — The Board of Certified Safety Professionals' (BCSP) new Safety Management Specialist (SMS) certification had over 1,000 safety professionals sit for its beta...
3M Fall Protection Launches Trade-In, Trade-Up Program
ST. PAUL, Minn. (June 29, 2017) — For safety professionals, keeping workers safe means providing them with effective, dependable equipment while staying compliant with changing safety standards and...
Volvo CE to Divest British Dealership to SMT
INTERNATIONAL (July 7, 2017) — Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has announced that it is divesting its wholly owned British dealership to long-term distribution partner SMT. The deal was...
Former Stihl President Fred Whyte Passes after 45 Years of Service
NATIONAL (July 9, 2017) — Fred Whyte, former president of STIHL Inc., passed away July 7, 2017 surrounded by his family at his home in Virginia Beach, Va. after a battle with an aggressive form of...
Barko Announces Crosby Equipment Company as New Dealer
SUPERIOR, Wis. — Barko Hydraulics, LLC is proud to announce Crosby Equipment Company as its new dealer for logging and land clearing equipment in Georgia. “Crosby Equipment Company is a great...
JLG Employees Participate in Global Community Service Projects
McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. (July 10, 2017) — JLG Industries Inc. announced that during the week of July 10, employees worldwide will be able to give 4 hours of their time to volunteer at charities. This is...
Dodge Momentum Index Moves Higher in June
NEW YORK (July 11, 2017) – The Dodge Momentum Index took another step forward in June, increasing 1.1 percent to 141.1 (2000=100) from its revised May reading of 139.6. The Momentum Index is a...