Category Archives: Industry News

  • John Deere adds SmartGrade™ capabilities to the 650K crawler dozer and expands track configurations on multiple models

    MOLINE, IL — John Deere SmartGrade™ is now available on the 650K crawler dozer, joining the 700K, 750K and 850K models equipped with the technology. The integrated Topcon 3D-MC2 Grade Control System improves job site accuracy and work quality — delivering precise grading performance while eliminating vulnerable external masts and cables.

    Caterpillar grows service and repair choices, including the launch of Yellowmark™ parts

    In August of this year, Caterpillar communicated a new corporate strategy to its global dealer network – a strategy led and defined by a new purpose statement, “Our solutions help our customers build a better world.” Through partnerships with Cat® dealers and investment in digital-enabled solutions and services for the aftermarket, Caterpillar is one step […]

    CASE announces call for entries for third annual Dire States Equipment Grant

    RACINE, WI — CASE Construction Equipment has issued a call for entries for the 2018 Dire States Equipment Grant. Originally launched in 2016, this is the third year that CASE has offered the grant, which provides one winning community with $25,000 in free equipment use to help offset the costs of building or repairing a […]

    A new chapter for JT Sturm Corporation

    JT Sturm Corporation, which specializes in Construction Safety Training and Third Party Inspections, is proud to announce national certification as a Women’s Business Enterprise (WBE) and Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) by the Center for Women & Enterprise (CWE), a regional certifying partner of the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).