Filling the Gap

Filling the Gap

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As the construction market inches its way to recovery, contractors are eager to dive back into work and explore new projects. But before crews can get back to the grind, they need to make sure they have the right machines for the job.

Ready for Rental?

Ready for Rental?

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Excavation projects by definition are dangerous operations that require caution and planning, especially when the excavation is intended to create a work space for personnel such as for underground installation repair or installation. Creating a safe working area for every excavation project presents unique challenges for the contractor or municipality’s safety personnel and the work crew.

Efficiency Production’s Build-A-Box

Trench Shoring and Shielding Showcase

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Since 1989, Efficiency Production’s Build-A-Box has been the industry’s standard modular aluminum trench shield system. The company’s Build-A-Box can be assembled in minutes to a wide variety of two-, three- or four-sided configurations. This flexibility enables work crews to make on-the-spot design changes to meet job requirements in conditions ranging from light to extreme.

Pump It Up

Pump It Up

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Portable pumps are often rented to customers to assist them in meetingm specific project requirements. Many successful companies augment their core fleet with rental equipment such as pumps for specialized projects or a short duration.

Bid to Win

Bid to Win

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If you’re looking to add to your equipment fleet in 2013, auctions offer contractors a great way to buy the machines they need.

Chapter News

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Members and staff of NUCA of Colorado recently volunteered their Saturday to work on the Ronald McDonald House in Aurora, Colo. The highly motivated crew hit the day early performing various tasks to help the limited staff at the institution that provides families of critically-ill children with an inexpensive home away from home.

Chairman’s Message

Chairman’s Message

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With each edition of Utility Contractor magazine, I am given the opportunity to communicate to all NUCA members (and non-members) about the accomplishments of the association.