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Supply Post Industry News - July, 2010

  • Truck Carries Message With The Load

    Pink is a color rarely seen on construction sites, however Korpan Tractor is turning heads with a new pink articulated dump truck (ADT) while raising awareness and funds for breast cancer research.

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    Jul 21, 2010 - 8 years ago

  • Case IH, Ferrari On The Podium At Canada F1 Grand Prix

    Even on their best days, operators of equipment bearing the Case IH logo never reach speeds like this. In the 2010 running of Formula One Grand Prix Canada, the #8 Ferrari, driven by Fernando Alonso to a third-place finish, bore an unmistakable Case IH logo on its nose.

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    Jul 21, 2010 - 8 years ago

  • “Swamp Loggers” Ply the Woods In North Carolina

    “We buy equipment to work it, and work it we do.”

    It’s a subtle, but telling statement by Bobby Goodson, owner of Goodson’s All-Terrain Logging. His logging operation and equipment is so specialized, and worked so hard, there are only a handful of operators who even attempt to do what his company does. It’s called shovel logging, where Goodson’s crew of 10, including his son Justin, work land that’s flooded with water – cutting and delivering wood that no one ever thought possible to harvest. If you watch the Discovery Channel you’ll know these woodsmen as Swamp Loggers. The reality show, depicting their work in the swamps, has helped propel the Discovery Channel to near the top prime time cable network ratings – averaging close to 2 million viewers per episode.

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    Jul 21, 2010 - 8 years ago

  • Freightliner Trucks Participates In Renewable Energy Rodeo And Symposium

    Freightliner Trucks announced its participation in the first Renewable Energy Rodeo and Symposium, held in Fort Bliss, Texas.

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    Jul 20, 2010 - 8 years ago

  • GE’s Advanced Gas Turbine Technology, Services Selected To Help Southern Oman Meet Its Growing Water & Power Needs

    GE has received contracts totaling nearly $300 million to provide advanced 6FA gas turbines and long-term services for the Salalah Independent Water & Power Project (IWPP), which will help support strong economic growth in the Dhofar region of southern Oman.

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    Jul 19, 2010 - 8 years ago

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