IPAF's North American Meeting Updates Industry
The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF), a non-profit organization that promotes the safe and effective use of powered access equipment worldwide, held its annual North American Convention in Toronto, Ontario, at the beginning of October.
Lift & Access – 10/22/2014
Titan International CEO provides outlook for future of industry
Titan International CEO Maurice Taylor has released an outlook for the future of the tire industry.
OEM Off-Highway – 10/21/2014
Hyundai Construction Equipment Appoints J. Gross Equipment as Authorized Dealer in South Dakota
Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas Inc. announces the appointment of J. Gross Equipment to its rapidly growing dealer network.
forconstructionpros.com – 10/21/2014
JCB to lose 150 staff amid 'uncertainty' over world markets
Construction equipment manufacturer JCB has announced it is to cut 150 jobs across its UK operation.
BBC News – 10/21/2014
Caterpillar Foundation Invests $1 Million in Ebola Advocacy
The Caterpillar Foundation will provide an additional $1 million to the $7.5 million investment made to The ONE Campaign for its advocacy work in the fight against extreme poverty and preventable disease in Africa, particularly to boost the organization's response to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa.
Construction Equipment – 10/21/2014
Mexico roundup: Metro trust fund, Coahuila bypass launch and 2015 highway budget (login required)
The Mexico City government established a 2bn-peso (US$148mn) trust fund for improvements to the capital's metro system.
BNamericas – 10/21/2014
Peruvian highway has highest tunnel
A new tunnel connection is helping boost connectivity in Peru, improving access to remote areas
World Highways – 10/21/2014
World Economic Forum names Husco a global growth company
Husco International, a Waukesha manufacturer of hydraulic and electro-hydraulic components used in the automotive industry and other industries, said Tuesday it's been named one of 12 Global Growth Companies by the World Economic Forum.
JSOnline – 10/21/2014
US business borrowing for equipment rises in September: ELFA
U.S. companies' borrowing to spend on capital investment rose in September, the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) said.
Reuters – 10/21/2014
CNH Earns Climate Change Recognition
CNH Industrial N.V. has been awarded with a position on The A List: The CDP Climate Performance Leadership Index 2014. The company's inclusion within the A-band ranking is the result of its being identified as demonstrating a superior approach to climate change mitigation.
AED News – 10/21/2014