New and Used Financed Construction Sales Trend

Tracking the Uniform Commercial Code-1 filings on financed equipment is the EDA (Equipment Data Associates), a division of Randall-Reilly. According to the EDA, financed new construction equipment numbers increased by 8 percent from April to May. The top new equipment contractor buyers bought 65 machines for this month. These machines included 35 excavators, 22 dozers,…

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…