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Tuesday, February 20, 2018

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At Least Canadians know how to Drive in Winter- or Can They? Video

In this video shot in the streets of Montreal, international curling champion, Jennifer Jones adds a unique play-by-play....
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Caterpillar 3-month total machines retail sales jump 34%

Caterpillar Inc. said Tuesday that rolling 3-month retail sales, through January, of total machines rose 34% on a global basis, with growth in all regions including a 23% rise in North America....
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Controlling Mosquito Populations Using Nanotechnology

The research focused on formulating the bio-based nanopesticide which can efficiently control the vector mosquito population, simultaneously exhibiting an environmentally benign property. ...
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CAT: Which Model Should I Choose?
Choosing the right Cat® machine could mean the difference between profits and losses....
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Talbert Manufacturing Names Top 10 Dealers of 2017
Talbert Manufacturing named Hale Trailer Brake & Wheel, headquartered in Voorhees, New Jersey, as its top dealer for the 10th straight year. ...
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Man in China held for selling fake Caterpillar excavators
The suspect, surnamed Yang, reportedly sold three knockoffs of the US company for US$200,000. The heavy construction equipment were modified from second-hand Chinese products....
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JLG Engine-Powered Scissor Lifts Win 2018 Equipmentwatch Highest Retained Value Award
JLG Industries, Inc., is a 2018 winner in EquipmentWatch’s annual Highest Retained Value Awards program for the second consecutive year....
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Ford recall expands to include 33K older Ford & Mazda pickup trucks
Ford Motor on Monday warned an additional 33,000 owners of older pickup trucks in North America to stop driving them...
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KOBELCO SK170LC Conventional Hydraulic Excavator
The KOBELCO SK170LC Conventional Hydraulic Excavator is more durable than ever, able to withstand the rigors of the toughest job sites....
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Bulldozer crushes $1.2 million worth of luxury cars in the Philippines
Watching luxury cars being smashed to pieces might be hard to watch for a car enthusiast, but it happened in the Philippines...
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Getting the most from tile drainage
Clearly, many farmers are keen to learn the ins and outs of tile drainage, judging by the packed audience listening to the Brandon panel. ...
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Bobcat's Parent, Doosan Heavy, Posts 2017 Net Losses
Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction Co., said Thursday its net losses narrowed on recovering demand for construction equipment....
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President Announces Infrastructure Principles
The White House unveiled four basic principles of an infrastructure investment bill today, Feb. 12, and charged Congress with making a deal on the details....
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Safety Innovations Make New Volvo VNL and VNR Series the Safest Volvo Trucks Ever
The new Volvo VNL and VNR series combine active safety innovations to help professional drivers reduce fatigue and distraction, making the new long-haul and regional haul models the safest Volvo trucks ever....
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