In April, the Equipment Dealers Association (EDA) and the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) surveyed their members about the impact of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and steel and aluminum tariffs on their businesses. This was the first of several Policy Pulse surveys that will be conducted in 2018.
The American Concrete Institute announced that it has provided the ACI Foundation with an additional one-time contribution of $360,000. These funds will be used by the ACI Foundation in 2018 and beyond to fund much-needed research in collaboration with the work of ACI committees. This one-time contribution follows ACI’s commitment
SuperMoney, a leading financial service comparison site, has announced the launch of an innovative new No-Fee Financing Platform that offers affordable point of sale financing opportunities for small businesses nationwide. Built on top of SuperMoney’s consumer loan offer engine technology – which has exceeded more than half a billion dollars
Festool launched the Mixer MX 1200 EF featuring tool-free height adjustment, a powerful 1200 W motor, soft-start with variable speed trigger and a variety of optional, quick-change stirrer rods that broaden the application scope from stirring paint to mixing drywall mud and mortar. The MX 1200 EF design also features
While incorporating the popular features of Epiroc’s market-leading Solid Body (SB) breaker range, the new SB 302 and SB 452 Tunnel versions provide application-specific modifications that extend equipment lifetime and reduce overall operating costs in underground applications. Piston lifetime in the advanced Tunnel version is extended by a new piston
Festool USA and Festool Canada just introduced a new sanding technology with the Multi-Jetstream 2 pads and abrasives. Multi-Jetstream 2 incorporates a unique interaction between intake and exhaust air. The result of this design provides close to 100 percent dust extraction, increased longevity of abrasives, and dust removal extended out