Category Archives: Industry News

  • Industry-leading Komatsu CARE© program celebrates 100,000th Service Interval

    Longest running complimentary maintenance program of its kind marks singular milestone among OEM’s Rolling Meadows, Ill., — Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, and its distributor, Komatsu Northeast, today announced the completion of Komatsu CARE’s 100,000th service interval. Komatsu America pioneered complimentary maintenance for Tier 4 machines in the construction industry with […]

    Volvo CE expands dealer network with appointment of Hawaii Truck Parts, Sales and Services

    A proven dealer of Volvo Trucks and Mack Trucks, the company is now adding Volvo Construction Equipment products and services to its portfolio. Since becoming Volvo Construction Equipment’s president in 2017, Stephen Roy has pushed a strategy that expands and enhances the capabilities of the Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) dealer network.

    January Construction Unemployment Rates Down Year-over-Year in All 50 States, Says ABC

    Continued strength in construction resulted in a 7.3 percent January 2018 not seasonally adjusted (NSA) national construction unemployment rate, down 2.1 percent from January 2017 and the lowest national January rate on record, according to an analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data released today by Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC). Further, estimated construction […]