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A new laser-based AccuGrade grading system for Cat C-Series loaders is capable of extreme accuracy.

Thompson Pumps 4JSCG Enviroprime Pump is a high head 4-inch automatic priming centrifugal pump that provides flows of up to 1,300 gallons per minute and heads up to 330 feet.

Use the 980 Fault System to locate faults in direct-buried, unshielded power and communications cables.

CertainTeed meets industry demand for larger diameter well with new 24-inch outside diameter Certa-Lok PVC Well Casing.

Universal Pipe Cutters (UPC) are now available for steel and PE pipe.

John Deere Power Systems has a new naming convention and ratings for its Interim Tier 4/Stage III B engines.

This issue marks our “lucky” 13th Annual Municipal Infrastructure Survey. It allows us to connect more closely with municipalities of all sizes and from all corners of the country.Tiny towns have just as many seemingly insurmountable issues as do the large metropolises. Yet, many of the concerns and issues are identical.

Over the past decade, as utilities and their underground contractors look for more efficient, economical and environmentally friendly ways to make repairs to underground utilities and install buried infrastructure, they are beginning to realize many benefits associated with keyhole technology.

Trepidation: [n.] a feeling of alarm or dread.
As we approached 2009 with an economy in free fall and zero confidence in any kind of positive funding trend, public works officials approached the coming year with extreme trepidation.

On Dec. 7, 2009, a new milestone was reached for auger boring machines (ABMs) using disc cutterheads. Contractor Gonzales Boring & Tunneling bored a landmark crossing length of 600 feet using a 42-inch diameter small boring unit (SBU-A).