In a move that will improve the company’s penetration in the core earthmoving segment and extend its presence in light mining, Volvo Construction Equipment has agreed to acquire the off-highway hauler manufacturer Terex Equipment Ltd. of the Terex Corporation for a purchase consideration of approximately $160 million on a cash and debt free basis.
The RT80 Quad heavy-duty ride-on trencher and vibratory plow is a machine contractors can rely on to do it all: any type of utility installation, short or long drops, on either tight or wide-open jobsites.
Vermeer Texas-Louisiana, a market leader in environmental and construction equipment with 12 locations across Texas and south Louisiana, celebrated the grand opening of a new branch in Midland, TX, on Nov. 1, 2013.
Establishment of new educational programs, creation of a task force to address the growing shortage of labor, successful annual and midyear meetings and membership growth were among highlights of 2013 for the Power & Communication Contractors Association (PCCA).
Two separate challenges have been made to the FERC's Order 787 issued last November. It allowed interstate pipelines and electric utilities to share non-public, operational information with each other for the purpose of promoting reliable service or operational planning on either the public utility or pipeline system.