Top Manufacturers in Heavy Construction Equipment

When you think of the most recognized brand names in the heavy equipment industry, Caterpillar, Hitachi, and Komatsu may be at the top of the list. International Construction’s magazine- The Yellow Table- present how these multi-national, multi-billion dollar businesses measure up to one another in a highly competitive market. These big brands have continued to…

What Tier 4 Requirements Will Do to the Used Heavy Equipment Industry:

The United Stated Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) introduced the first emission standards for off-road engines more than 15 years ago. With each new stage or tier, EPA standards have established lower allowable emissions. EPA regulations are general consistent with European, Japanese and Canadian rules, demonstrating a cooperative international approaching to addressing this issue. What is…

Should You Buy Used Equipment in an Auction?

Online auction sites are becoming increasingly popular for people looking to purchase used equipment. There are many benefits to purchasing equipment through an online auction: Buyers determine the purchase price. Auctions eliminate the negotiating process. You can participate without having to be physically present via proxy bid. More reputable auction companies will have strategic partners…