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Machine Control: Looking for the Wow Factor

Publication: On-Site Magazine

August 26th, 2016

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McMillen Jacobs Associates Increases Efficiency Building a Natural Waterpark Utilizing 3-D Grade Control

Publication: Pacific Builder and Engineer

August 16th, 2016

Located in the heart of Idaho’s capital city, Boise River Park and Esther Simplot Park are destined to become a recreational paradise for Boise residents and visitors. Phase I of the Boise River Park was completed in 2012 and attracts hikers, kayakers, fisherman and other water enthusiasts looking to cool off and experience the energy and beauty of the river. This section of the Boise River is a tributary of the Snake River, which runs approximately 75 miles long, and drains part of the Sawtooth Range northeast of Boise.

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Detailing High-Tech Options In The Grade Control Attachment Market

Publication: Utility Contractor

August 12th, 2016

Compared to wheels and its skid steer cousin, a track loader’s dedicated undercarriage gives it added weight, traction and balance, making it great in dozing operations. On a construction, landscape or ag project, dirt work is an aggressive and rugged application that requires pushing, digging, loading and sometimes extreme precision.

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PROFIT MATTERS Contractor Builds a Business on 15% to 30% Better Production with Machine Grade Control

Publication: For Construction Pros

August 8th, 2016

In 1999, John Kuersten and his wife purchased a small concrete business in Rifle, Colo., on the western slope of the Rocky Mountains. Since then, they have built Kuersten Construction into a successful civil contracting business that moves more than a million cubic yards of dirt annually and employs more than 70 people at projects across Colorado and Wyoming. Twenty percent of the company’s work comes from general contracting projects and 80% from heavy civil work.

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Georgiou Completes Earthworks Project in Australia Two Months Ahead of Schedule with Connected Site Solutions from Trimble

Publication: Earthmover & Civil Contractor

August 2nd, 2016

Georgiou Group is a national building construction, engineering and property development company, delivering major projects across Western Australia, Queensland, Victoria and New South Wales. They are a low-cost, high performance company and wanted to improve productivity and cost control on a recently-awarded land development project awarded.  This six-month project in Alkimos, approximately 50 kilometers north of Perth, in Western Australia, involved moving 600,000 cubic meters of sand, rock and limestone 1.5 kilometers between the cut and fill zones.

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