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Thursday, December 7, 2017

Today's Industry Insider

Ooops! Wiring blamed in failed Pontiac Silverdome implosion
A series of thunderous detonations rocked the Pontiac Silverdome early Sunday morning, sending up clouds of smoke and thrilling a spectator crowd of hundreds out to watch the start of the stadium's demolition....
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Equipment Dealers Association Welcomes Tax Reform
The Equipment Dealers Association (EDA) welcomes the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act by the Senate early Saturday morning. There are several important aspects of this bill for agricultural equipment dealers ...
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Honda Community Partners and Volunteers to Celebrate “Making A Difference” on 2018 Rose Parade® Float
Honda "Power of Dreams Express" float entry will lead the Rose Parade All-new Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid to serve as pace and sound car Honda has been a presenting sponsor of the Rose Parade since 2011...
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Husqvarna Launches New Zero-Emission Battery Innovations for the Professional Market
Husqvarna continues to lead in the battery-powered market segment with innovative technology that matches gas-powered equipment in performance, efficiency and durability....
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Bearings manufacturers under threat from counterfeit products
SMB Bearings, distributor of EZO bearings, is urging customers to only buy bearings from reputable manufacturers and distributors....
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JCB Celebrates Latest Milestone
A JCB business has celebrated the production of half a million engines - enough to stretch from London to Paris....
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Exhibit pays tribute to Caterpillar co-founder
PEORIA - A new exhibit at the Doug Oberhelman Caterpillar Visitors Center is paying tribute to one of the company's co-founders....
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Loxam Acquires Swan Plant Hire
Loxam Group is pleased to announce that it has acquired the Irish construction equipment rental company Swan Plant Hire from its founding private shareholders....
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Motor Trend Names the 2018 Ford F-150 Truck of the Year
As part of the unofficial opening of the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show, Motor Trend, which is headquartered in Los Angeles, announced the winners of the its annual car, truck and SUV awards....
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Atlas Copco mourns the death of Jeanette Livijn
Atlas Copco regrets to inform that Jeanette Livijn, Senior Vice President Organizational Development and member of the Group management, died yesterday after a longer fight against a severe disease. ...
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Dr. Michael G. Vale To Join The Toro Company Board of Directors
he Toro Company (NYSE: TTC) today announced that Michael G. Vale, Ph.D., will join its board of directors on January 1, 2018. The addition of Dr. Vale will bring the Toro board to 11 members....
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The dangling digger: Would you do this job? - VIDEO
On the slopes above the earthquake damaged Sumner Rd crews from Button Logging have been using a 3- tonne excavator tethered by a cable to a winch on a second 35-tonne excavator to safely scale the steep slopes of loose rock....
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Using Elephants as Bulldozers to Preserve Wildlife Sanctuaries
Indian police and forestry officials began carrying out a series of forced evictions of illegally built houses inside the 30-square-mile Amchang Wildlife Sanctuary in northeastern India, a protected habitat for wild elephants....
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Sponsored News/Product Release

New Bobcat V723 telescopic tool carrier offers more lift capacity, longer reach
Building on the success of prior Bobcat® telescopic tool carriers, Bobcat Company has expanded its line with the new V723 VersaHANDLER® telescopic tool carrier....
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