Finding the Equipment Management Sweet Spot

Surveyor

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.

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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

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

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.

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

16 Types of Heavy Equipment Used in Construction

The Constructor

Heavy construction equipment are used for various purposes in large projects. Selection of different types of heavy equipment depends on the size of. Construction Engineering & Management Construction Equipments construction equipment Excavation heavy equipment

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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.

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

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

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?

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?

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.

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

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.

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 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.

[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.

How to Grow Your Business Using Specialty Equipment

Construction Business Owner

How to Grow Your Business Using Specialty Equipment. Consider diversifying your construction company's service offerings with specialty equipment. Elizabeth Manning. Wed, 04/29/2020 - 13:27. Here's why you should rent

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.

Finding the Equipment Management Sweet Spot

Surveyor

Owning vs Operating: Maximizing Construction Equipment Productivity and Profitability

Construction Equipment, AEMP Present Fleet Masters Awards

Construction Equipment

Construction Equipment and the Association of Equipment Management Professionals (AEMP) presented the annual Fleet Master Awards on March 10, during Conexpo in Las Vegas.

Dynapac Launches Light Equipment Lineup

Construction Equipment

Dynapac announced a new range of light equipment, including compaction rammers, vibratory compaction plates, trench roller, mix spreader, and mini paver.

Wilson Equipment Opens Branch in Salem, Oregon

Construction Equipment

Wilson Equipment has opened its third location, Bobcat of Salem, in Salem, Oregon. Steve and April Wilson founded the company in 1983 to refurbish used equipment and cater to rental customers.

Hyundai Recognizes National Equipment Dealers

Construction Equipment

During the recent Associated Equipment Distributors meetings in Chicago, Hyundai Construction Equipment Americas named its 2019 Dealer of the Year: National Equipment Dealers. National Equipment Dealers covers the Carolinas, Florida, and parts of Texas for Hyundai.

Enlist Operators for Equipment Care

Construction Equipment

Maximizing the productivity and cost effectiveness of construction equipment is the foremost objective of maintenance managers. To reduce unscheduled downtime and cost, they use a sophisticated preventive maintenance program tailored to maximize the efficiency of each type and class of equipment

How to Navigate the Equipment Buying Landscape in 2020

Construction Business Owner

How to Navigate the Equipment Buying Landscape in 2020. What you should know when looking for new equipment for your construction jobsite—from the information you need to a dealer who can help Elizabeth Manning. Wed, 03/18/2020 - 14:39.

Sanco Equipment Opens Bobcat of Mason City

Construction Equipment

Sanco Equipment has opened a Bobcat dealership in Mason City, Iowa, serving north central Iowa. Sanco Equipment has been offering Bobcat equipment since 2003, when it opened its first location in Albert Lea

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How to Plan for Equipment Maintenance Needs

Construction Equipment

Equipment managers must often identify future staffing and facility needs in response to changes in organizational structure, direction, and contract volume that alter the overall size, composition, and maintenance requirements of the fleet.

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

Understanding the Soft Benefits of Replacing Older Equipment

Construction Business Owner

Understanding the Soft Benefits of Replacing Older Equipment. Exploring the lesser known "soft benefits" of replacing your construction fleet's older equipment Elizabeth Manning. Tue, 02/18/2020 - 11:33.