John Deere Construction & Forestry Technician Program Adds College in North Dakota

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In partnership with RDO Equipment Co., John Deere is expanding its C&F Tech initiative to include North Dakota State College of Science (NDSCS) in Wahpeton, N.D. The John Deere dealer technician job training program is a two-year associate’s degree that enables students to troubleshoot, service, repair and rebuild diesel equipment used by customers nationwide.

Master Weavers

Master Weavers

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Jason Mushrush is Vice President of Operations at Mushrush Utility Contracting, a leading utility installation contractor headquartered in New Philadelphia, Ohio. The company specializes in underground pipeline replacement and restoration services, primarily for utility service providers, for the benefit of residents in communities located throughout eastern and central Ohio.

On Track with Trenching

On Track with Trenching

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“Best Practices” guidelines are a method of defining the correct steps for accomplishing a specific task or procedure and are widely used in a variety of businesses and industries. For utility owners and operators, the best known Best Practices guideline likely is the Horizontal Directional Drilling Good Practices and Guidelines.

Night Lights

Night Lights

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Sometimes a contractor’s projects don’t follow a typical 9-to-5 schedule. When work spills over into the evening, a crew needs the right equipment — such as light towers — to stay productive and meet deadlines.Built with a standard 30-ft mast, these sturdy machines lend a hand in illuminating construction sites, mining locales, disaster and emergency response areas and special events when a little extra light is needed for work to continue.

Purple Heart Homes Receives Partner in Doosan Portable Power

Purple Heart Homes Receives Partner in Doosan Portable Power

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A Marine Corps veteran who served in Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom will soon be moving from Spartanburg, S.C., to a new home in Denver, N.C., thanks to the efforts of Purple Heart Homes, volunteering organizations like Doosan Portable Power and community members who have come together to create a community of new homes for service-disabled veterans.

NUCA of Ohio Hosts Annual Golf Outing

NUCA of Ohio Hosts Annual Golf Outing

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NUCA of Ohio held its 3rd annual golf outing on July 26 at Westbrook Country Club in Mansfield. The format was a best-ball scramble between the eight teams that participated. The winning team was Accurate Fab, who shot 15-under 57.