Category Archives: Features

CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2017 a huge success

by Jon M. Casey For the estimated 125,000 plus attendees at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017, the mood was upbeat and there was much to see as more than 2,800 exhibitors from around the globe offered the latest in products and services for the contracting, recycling and quarry industries. Having taken place at the Las Vegas Convention Center […]

New England contractor makes right utility connections

Helping make all the right utility connections for New England is the job of Volvo CE equipped gas and water work specialist, Barber Utilities. Whatever the terrain, Barber Utilities relies on Volvo machines to get the job done quickly and efficiently. The legendary Volvo Ocean Race brings together Volvo customers and sailing enthusiasts alike, but […]

Ask the Grinder Guy: Hey GrinderGuy, how do I make Playground Mulch?

For some reason, I have been asked this question three or four times the past month or two, so there must be more building going on or more Playgrounds looking for materials. Being able to expand your material offerings diversifies your business. Adding a playground material to your natural mulch, colored mulch and soil lines […]

CBI’s Log and Stump Screw helps Marquis Tree Service reduce disposal costs

by Joe Gallagher North Billerica, MA – Since 1993, Marquis Tree Service has helped thousands of customers throughout Massachusetts with their tree care needs. Between their crews doing land clearing and tree removal, there’s no shortage of material coming back to their lot on a daily basis. But running a tree service company out of […]

Doing well by doing good: Fecon goes into the Heart of The Outdoors

LEBANON, OHIO — Building a company with a global reach starts by reaching out to your neighbors first. Fecon, an industry leader in the manufacturing of land clearing equipment, knows firsthand the power of service to their community. Based in Lebanon, Ohio, they’re no strangers to using pro bono work as research and development opportunities […]