Category Archives: Features

Selkirk’s Finke Equipment becomes exclusive U.S. distributor for ShoulderMaster attachment

Selkirk’s Finke Equipment becomes exclusive U.S. distributor for ShoulderMaster attachment

Beginning in 1977, literally as a two-man operation, Finke Equipment (then Finke & Sons) has grown into an authorized dealer and service agent for such top construction equipment brand names as Kobelco, Bobcat, Hamm, Doosan, Wirtgen and Vogele. Recently added to those names is ShoulderMaster, manufactured in Australia by Stabilcorp. Finke Equipment is the sole […]

BAUER BGs bore boulders below Brooklyn

BAUER BGs  bore boulders  below Brooklyn

Two yellow masts peek high above the jam-packed city streets of Brooklyn, NY. While it was not obvious to passersby, Urban Foundation/Engineering was using two state of the art BAUER BG Drilling Rigs from Equipment Corporation of America (ECA) to literally conquer an underground boulder field in preparation for a 25-story residential building known as […]

A cautionary tale: Individuals can be held liable for OSHA fines

A cautionary tale:  Individuals can be held liable for OSHA fines

On the Front Lines with Fisher Phillips by Travis Vance and Pamela Williams What happens if an employer refuses to pay a fine assessed by OSHA? The short answer is that the obligation to pay the penalty doesn’t simply evaporate if a company refuses to comply. In fact, the company isn’t the only one that […]