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MILWAUKEE (Nov. 29, 2018) – A digital platform providing construction contractors access to off-road construction equipment manufacturers was launched today by CONEXPO. CONEXPO Connect brings together the off-road equipment industry to provide an exclusive experience for contractors and off-road equipment buyers. CONEXPO-CON/AGG is North America’s largest construction trade show. The… Read more »

The popularity of compact equipment on construction sites continues to grow. Their versatility has even led heavy equipment original equipment manufacturers to produce dozens of attachments for each machine. While there are many options when it comes to attachment selection, plus, many niche markets requiring unique or even custom attachments,… Read more »

AEM Wins Top ‘Gold 100’ Trade Show Honors for CONEXPO-CON/AGG and ICUEE-The Demo Expo

Shows Named #1 and #3 Largest Overall, Earn Best-in-Class Awards CONEXPO-CON/AGG has been named the number-one exhibition of any industry in the United States, and ICUEE-The Demo Expo took the number-three spot in the annual Gold 100 list of top U.S. trade shows. Show owner and producer Association of Equipment… Read more »

MILWAUKEE (August 22, 2018) – Employee retention is no easy task for construction contractors today. It’s no longer enough just to pay competitive wages, keep employees safe and provide regular hours for them to make a steady living. Roger Belisle, vice president of operations of Whissell Contracting Ltd., explains his… Read more »

MILWAUKEE (August 2, 2018) – Artificial intelligence (AI) is changing the way the construction industry does business. After years of hype, the technology is finally here and can boost productivity, safety and other critical aspects of business success. An AI system can enable such services as predictive maintenance, which multiples… Read more »

It has been said, We are what we repeatedly do. Workers do not purposely disregard safety rules and warnings, but it is easy to get distracted, to become complacent, even with training. Technology aids are great, and product engineers work hard to design out hazards, but safety awareness is the… Read more »

Do Your Competitors Know Something That You Don’t? CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE Exhibit Space Sales Launch at Record Pace

  Don’t Miss August 15 Deadline for Priority Space Assignment MILWAUKEE (June 7, 2018) – CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2020 exhibit space sales recently launched at a record pace with strong demand from companies large to small. August 15 is the deadline to participate in the priority space assignment process that… Read more »

Here are five key tech trends that will change manufacturing for good. Some of these trends are already affecting how business is done, while others are expected to become more prominent in the years ahead. The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) explores emerging trends and technologies through several thought-leadership initiatives,… Read more »

All businesses, large to small, face risk in today’s connected world MILWAUKEE (April 24, 2018) – As companies introduce connected technologies into the workplace and on the jobsite, they increase the risk of cyber attacks. Cyber attacks are affecting companies of all sizes. Smaller companies may actually be at higher… Read more »

MILWAUKEE (April 18, 2018) – ASAE: The Center for Association Leadership has selected the Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) for a Gold Circle Award, which recognizes excellence, innovation and achievement in association/nonprofit marketing, membership and communications programs. AEM is one of 14 Gold Circle Award honorees nationwide in 2018, winning… Read more »