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AEM Launches Podcast to Explore Disruptive Industry Topics

Expanding on the scope of its efforts to keep members apprised of potentially disruptive trends in the construction and agriculture equipment industries, the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) is launching a podcast that will explore a different cutting-edge topic every month. The AEM Thinking Forward Podcast is now available for listeners and subscribers on many […]

Balco USA Introduces the Michael Rizzatm Partition Closure Series

PCS-Series seals vertical joints between interior partitions and exterior curtain wall and glazing systems; boasts a high STC rating, aesthetic appearance and labor-reducing installation time. Balco USA, Wichita, Kan., a leading manufacturer of high performance construction products, introduced the Michael Rizza™ Partition Closure System (PCS-Series), the architecture/construction industry’s only vertical silicone compression seal and sound […]

Mark Your Calendar! Dates Set for 2019 CONEXPO Latin America Exhibit Space Sales Open in March 2018

CONEXPO Latin America is returning to Santiago, Chile and will be held October 2-5, 2019. CONEXPO Latin America targets industry professionals involved in all segments of the construction industry. The exhibition features the latest equipment, products and technologies for the Latin America marketplace to increase productivity, reduce downtime and enhance safety and sustainability. Show visitors […]

DGNB entwickelt alternativen Entwurf zum Gebäudeenergiegesetz auf drei Seiten

Die Deutsche Gesellschaft für Nachhaltiges Bauen – DGNB e.V. hat eine auf drei Seiten komprimierte Alternative zum 2017 von der Bundesregierung erarbeiteten Entwurf eines Gebäudeenergiegesetzes veröffentlicht. Das Gebäude-Emissions-Gesetz 2050 (GEG 2050) dient als Diskussionsgrundlage, um ein wirkungsvolles, einfaches und verständliches Instrument zum Erreichen der Klimaschutzziele zu entwickeln. Zu den inhaltlichen Kernforderungen zählt, dass die CO2-Emission […]

CS UNITEC’S Hydraulic Rotary Hammer Drill with SDS-PLUS is Designed for Cost-effective Concrete Drilling up to 1” Diameter

CS Unitec’s Model 2 2426 0010 Hydraulic Rotary Hammer Drill delivers 3,400 blows per minute for percussion drilling of concrete, rock and masonry. This tool uses SDS-Plus shank carbide tipped bits up to 1” diameter for cost-effective drilling of concrete anchor holes and thru-holes. An integrated Pressure Reducing Valve reduces pressure from standard hydraulic units […]

Family of Bosch 360⁰ Three-Plane Leveling and Alignment Line Lasers Offer All-in-One Layout Convenience in Green Beam (GLL3-330CG) and Red Beam (GLL3-330C and GLL3-300)

Accuracy, long range and convenient all-in-one job layout meet a variety of tasks on the jobsite When the job is leveling and alignment, sometimes it takes a family to get the job done right. Bosch GLL3-330CG, GLL3-330C and GLL3-300 Three-Plane Leveling and Alignment Line Lasers deliver accuracy, long range and convenient all-in-one job layout to […]

Topcon announces rotating laser for single slope applications

Topcon Positioning Group announces the release of a new addition to its portfolio of rotating lasers for construction — the RL-SV1S. The instrument is designed to offer an economical self-leveling solution for single slope applications. “The RL-SV1S expands the Topcon offering of rotating laser options in the market, providing a single slope system with a […]

Atlas Copco Appoints Westhofen Strategic Development Manager

Atlas Copco Construction Equipment North America has appointed Chuck Westhofen its Strategic Development Manager. Westhofen will seek growth opportunities in U.S. and Canadian markets the company serves through the Power Technique business area: air compressors, power generation, lighting and pumps. Westhofen has held leadership roles at Atlas Copco for 12 years, most recently Business Development […]