American Demolition Media

Inside Hayden Wrecking’s Butterball demo

Unique demolition projects often require innovate approaches to overcome on-the-job obstacles. One such project was the demolition of an industrial freezer at Butterball’s Mount Olive, North Carolina, facility. This 95-foot tall, 26,000-square-foot processing freezer use to...

Hino Trucks appoints new president and CEO

Hino Trucks, Novi, Michigan, has announced Shigehiro Matsuoka was appointed president and chief executive officer of Hino North America, effective Feb. 1. Matsuoka succeeds Yoshinori Noguchi, who will step down after a record-breaking tenure...

Sennebogen takes down 100-year-old steel building

From October to December 2018, Sauer Construction and Project Development GmbH, based in Starnberg, Germany, demolished a 16,000-square-meter (172,223-square-foot) steel construction hall in Nuremberg, Germany. Sennebogen, based in Straubing, Germany, says Sauer used the...

EvoQuip signs Texas-based distributor

Crushing equipment maker EvoQuip has reached an agreement for Powerscreen Texas to become its authorized distributor to cover Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana. Powerscreen Texas will sell the full line of compact crushing and screening...

Groff Tractor Holdings forms GT Mid Atlantic

Groff Tractor Holdings, a full-service equipment dealer headquartered in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, has combined locations in New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware and Philadelphia to form GT Mid Atlantic LLC. The branches were formerly Trico Equipment, Folcomer...

Fairbanks Scales releases new weighing instrument

Kansas City, Missouri-based Fairbanks Scales Inc., the oldest scale company in the U.S. and the world’s leader in weighing equipment, announces the new and improved FB2560 instrument, which incorporates faster processing power, expanded USB...

Groff Tractor Holdings forms GT Mid Atlantic

Groff Tractor Holdings, a full-service equipment dealer headquartered in Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania, has combined locations in New Jersey, Maryland, Delaware and Philadelphia to form GT Mid Atlantic LLC. The branches were formerly Trico Equipment, Folcomer...

ABC Construction Backlog Indicator shows decline

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) has reported that its Construction Backlog Indicator (CBI) contracted to 8.9 months during the fourth quarter of 2018, down 1.1 percent from the third quarter and 7.5 percent compared...