Finding the Equipment Management Sweet Spot

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Capturing accurate equipment information is a challenge that many contractors face. For firms engaged in heavy construction work, maintaining a healthy equipment fleet is both vital for project success as well as being one of the largest capital expenses.

Is it Better to Lease or Buy Your Construction Equipment?

Construction Marketing

In the world of construction, a man is only as good as his tools and the various types of construction equipment are the most important tools on the jobsite. So should these businesses and individuals buy all of the equipment outright? Pros and Cons of Buying Construction Equipment.

Leases 294

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Deere invests in smart equipment

Construction Dive

The heavy equipment manufacturer says its Smart Industrial Vision initiative will leverage technology to help machines perform faster and more productively for its construction customers

Construction Equipment – Buy, Rent or Lease?

The Constructor

When mobilizing your construction equipment for a project site, the enigma whether to buy, rent or lease must be tackled in a very sane and judicious. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Equipments Tips buy construction equipment lease rent

What is Operating Cost of an Equipment?

The Constructor

The operating cost of construction equipment comes into play only when the machine starts to operate. The operating cost is dependent on the period.

Three Benefits of Upgrading Your Construction Equipment

Construction Marketing

Investing in the equipment that makes your business functional, is possibly one of the smartest investments you can make as these valuable assets can reduce downtime, limit the number of accidents in the workplace and improve company efficiency. Uncategorized Construction Equipment

Construction Equipment Marketing Guide

Construction Marketing

Construction equipment is capital equipment, defined as an asset with an acquisition cost of greater than $5,000, but also includes assets that can cost millions of dollars. Not surprisingly, the marketing of construction equipment requires specialized approaches and techniques.

Tractors as a Construction Equipment

The Constructor

A tractor is a versatile earth moving equipment and finds many uses at a construction site. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Equipments crawler tractor earth moving equipment tractors wheel tractors

Kwest Transformed Equipment Department

Construction Equipment

“It’s all to make us better,” says Chad McKee, CEM, equipment operations manager for Kwest Group, small-fleet (<$100 million estimated replacement value) winners of the Construction Equipment and AEMP Fleet Masters Award, as he talks about the sweeping changes his department enacted in 2019.

What is Ownership Cost of an Equipment?

The Constructor

Ownership cost is defined as the total cost related to the construction equipment in order to own it. This cost is irrespective of whether the.

Depreciation Cost of Construction Equipment

The Constructor

Depreciation represents the decline in the market value of a piece of equipment due to age, wear, deterioration, and obsolescence. Term depreciation.

16 Types of Heavy Equipment Used in Construction

The Constructor

Nowadays, in construction industry various types of equipment are available for different purposes. For small scale projects smaller equipment are. Construction Equipments construction equipment Excavation heavy equipment

Checklist for transporting construction equipment

Lets Build

Construction equipment does a great job of doing everything we need it to do without the help of any other equipment. However, there’s one thing that construction equipment can’t do on. Construction management construction construction equipment equipment

Equipment Manager Confidence Holds Steady

Construction Equipment

Confidence among equipment managers held steady in July, according to the Equipment Manager Confidence Index, published by Construction Equipment. The Index measures equipment manager confidence on a scale of 0 to 200, with 200 indicating full

7 Construction Equipment Sharing Services

Lets Build

A 2015 study in the United States revealed that as many as around 70% of government’s heavy construction equipment remains unused. In fact, the government equipment that’s sitting inactive for years in one state is, in a huge demand in another. Buying the right equipment is one thing.

Alta Equipment Acquires Hilo Equipment & Services

Construction Equipment

Alta Equipment Group today has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Hilo Equipment & Services, a privately held distributor of material-handling equipment with three branches in the New York City metro area. Hilo sells new and used material-handling equipment, partnering with

Equipment Manager Confidence Sags

Construction Equipment

Confidence among equipment managers dropped in May compared to the previous month, according to the Equipment Manager Confidence Index.

Equipment Finance Group Reports Boost in Construction Equipment Financing

Construction Equipment

The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (ELFA) has released its 2019 Survey of Equipment Finance Activity reporting overall new business volume grew 4.4 percent in the equipment finance industry in 2018. Also in the report, in 2018: Construction equipment represented 13.9

Construction Equipment Editor Walt Moore Dies

Construction Equipment

Construction Equipment has lost a colleague and a friend. Walt started his career with Construction Equipment in the mid-1980s after a stint writing training manuals for International Harvester. Walt Moore, who served as Senior Editor and Contributing Editor, died this past weekend.

Equipment Manager Confidence Improves in June

Construction Equipment

Confidence among equipment managers improved slightly in June compared to the previous month, according to the Equipment Manager Confidence Index, published by Construction Equipment. The Index measures equipment manager confidence on a scale of

4 Reasons to Upgrade Your Construction Equipment

Constructonomics

The construction industry is comprised of numerous tools and equipment that are used for some heavy-duty work. Regular maintenance is necessary but you must also know when it is time to upgrade the equipment. What Happens When Equipment Fails?

Able Equipment Expands in Philadelphia

Construction Equipment

Able Equipment Rental opened a new location in West Chester, Pennsylvania, combining its Norristown and Honey Brook facilities. The 40,000-square-foot facility is 35 miles outside of Philadelphia, on three acres. “We

How to Choose the Right Earthmoving Equipment? [PDF]

The Constructor

Construction Equipments How To GuideEvery earthmoving task at a construction site is different. It is, therefore, hard to choose a single earthmoving system for all the tasks.

Six tips for navigating the equipment financing process

Construction Dive

Funding heavy-equipment acquisitions through specialized asset-backed financing allows you to purchase more and better equipment

3 Pros and Cons to Buying vs. Renting Heavy Equipment

Construction Marketing

We provide three benefits and limitations on why you should buy heavy equipment. The benefit of having your equipment is that it comes as a one-time investment. Additionally, if your business depends on the equipment, then it would save you a lot of trouble if you could buy them. The problem with renting equipment is that it delays a project. As in, see equipment as an addition to the current collection of machinery in your warehouse.

HOW TO SELECT RIGHT CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT

The Constructor

How to choose right construction equipment for your project? Construction Construction Equipments Construction equipmentsMost of the construction projects involve laborious work which is to be handled by men.

SAE Publishes Vacuum Excavation and Sewer Cleaning Equipment Standards

Construction Equipment

SAE has published a second standard for Vacuum Excavators and Sewer Cleaning Equipment with the publication of J3107 to compliment the already published J3106 Standard. The members of AEM’s Underground Equipment Manufacturers Committee (UEMC) understood the need for standards for the growing

Sewer 79

Concrete Transfer and Placement Equipment-Practical Consideration

The Constructor

There are several types of equipment which are used to transfer and pour concrete after it has been discharged from a mixer. Building Technology Guide Concrete Technology Construction Engineering & Management Construction Equipments

HOW TO SELECT RIGHT CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT

The Constructor

How to choose right equipment for construction? Construction Construction Equipments Construction equipmentsMost of the construction projects involve laborious work which is to be handled by men and the.

How to Take Care When Restarting Equipment

Construction Equipment

If equipment is unused for long periods of time, a number of things can happen that will cause trouble during restart. Why Should I take extra care after prolonged periods of downtime?

How to Maintain Survey Equipment used in Construction? [PDF]

The Constructor

In construction, survey equipment is used to cover a wide range of applications right from surveys, construction supervision, to heavy engineering.

6 Imperatives for Safer Equipment Maintenance & Operations

Construction Business Owner

6 Imperatives for Safer Equipment Maintenance & Operations. What you need to do on a regular basis to make sure your equipment maintenance and operations processes are safe and efficient for all your compact equipment Elizabeth Manning. Wed, 02/12/2020 - 15:11.

Current State of Electric Equipment

Construction Equipment

Electrification of equipment is not new, as the industry has seen decades of electric technology in mining, as well as the hybrid diesel-electric dozers, wheel loaders, excavators, and MEWPs on job sites right now, but what is noteworthy is movement toward all-electric yellow iron.

Finding the Equipment Management Sweet Spot

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Owning vs Operating: Maximizing Construction Equipment Productivity and Profitability

MTI Equipment Under New Ownership

Construction Equipment

MTI Equipment, a distributor of used horizontal directional drills (HDD), has been re-purchased by its founding ownership group. MTI was established in 1986 as a telecommunications installation provider, and in the early 1990s began selling pre-owned underground construction equipment.

Sunbelt Acquires King Equipment

Construction Equipment

Sunbelt Rentals has acquired King Equipment, a Los Angeles-based aerial equipment rental provider. The development enlarges Sunbelt Rentals’ California footprint and provides King’s customers with access to a diverse product and service offering.

[VIDEO] Built Robotics to Unveil Autonomous Equipment

Construction Equipment

Built Robotics will unveil its fully autonomous construction equipment including excavators, bulldozers, and skid steers. According to the company, the AI guidance systems can be installed on existing equipment from any manufacturer, while still maintaining manual operation capabilities.

Equipment Managers See Mildly Positive Outlook

Construction Equipment

Confidence among equipment managers is slightly above mid-range, according to Construction Equipment magazine’s new Equipment Manager Confidence Index.

How to Maintain Construction Equipment? [PDF]

The Constructor

Proper maintenance of construction equipment decides the actual life of machinery. Maintenance of heavy machinery used in construction, industrial, How To Guide

CONCRETE CRACK REPAIR EQUIPMENT

The Constructor

All equipment employed in the concrete crack repair operation must be inspected before, during, and after the repair project to ensure proper. Concrete Cracks Concrete Technology Construction Equipments Crack Repair Cracks equipments Repairing