Category Archives: Features

John Deere-Hitachi celebrates 30 years of joint venture

by Jon M. Casey John Deere-Hitachi Construction Machinery Corporation celebrated the anniversary of their 30-year joint venture by hosting a three-day event May 17-19 at their Kernersville, NC manufacturing and assembly facility. Activities included a media day, a customer appreciation day and an employee celebration on Saturday the 19th.

Tactical takedown

St. Paul, one half of Minnesota’s twin cities rose from the steep bluffs where the Mississippi and Minnesota rivers collide. Once a quiet frontier trading post, the city was soon transformed into an industrial hub. The transition sprouted new enterprises, such as West Publishing Company, which today remains the nation’s largest producer of academic and […]

Getting to the bottom line with Dannible & McKee, LLP: The impact of tax reform on equipment purchasing

by Nicholas L. Shires, CPA The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) was a bill of 505 pages that was signed into law by President Trump on Dec. 22, 2017. The first complete tax overhaul in over 30 years has a far-reaching impact on businesses (both small and large) as well as individuals. In the […]

Preparing for and managing blasting complaints, gives blasters additional confidence

by Jon M. Casey How to respond to, handle and avoid blasting complaints is always something to consider when going about blasting projects, whether they be in quarry applications or at construction sites. According to representatives from Sauls Seismic, LLC and the law firm of Montgomery, Rennie & Jonson, there are a number of items […]