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Construction’s Explosive, Trillion-Dollar Growth Potential

“Construction is one of the least digitized industries…” That’s according to Michael Wholey, an intelligence analyst for CB Insights, a firm that specializes in machine learning. Speaking to Curbed.com, Wholey describes how “many startups are seizing the opportunity… Read More

8 Things to Consider When Buying an Ag Drone

Ag drones not only capture photographs, but can also use sensors to track factors like crop health, the presence of insects, and irrigation levels. Some ag pros even use drones to engage in “precision farming,”…

Ag Drones Become a Major Tool for Farmers

It’s very likely that you’ve noticed that drones, once a hobby for a few enthusiasts, have become major tools across a number of industries. Today, construction drones survey and map job sites, military drones…

Successful Selling: How Technology Can Influence Sales Pitches

Welcome to Part 2 of our Successful Selling blog series, produced through a partnership between Commercial Web Services, Equipment Trader, and…

Successful Selling: Internal Metrics That Help Maximize Website Data

Welcome to Part 1 of our Successful Selling blog series, produced through a partnership between Commercial Web Services, Equipment Trader, and…

Digital Ag-Tech is Revolutionizing Agriculture

Our #1 most popular item searched is the mighty tractor. We think that’s pretty cool, and it’s got us thinking about how agricultural equipment innovation is driving the industry into the future, so today…

Autonomous Construction Equipment Is On-Site & Operational

The construction industry can seem pretty basic to the uninitiated. But to anyone who has spent time in an active work zone, it’s obvious that construction is…

The Technology That’s Revolutionizing Construction

News stations were buzzing earlier this week when SpaceX successfully launched its Falcon rocket…

3 Reasons Young People Should Enter Construction

It is a common refrain in our society that it is hard for young people to find jobs. There are many…

The High-Tech Hard-Hat Revolution

Construction has quietly been taking some giant steps into the future. Most recently, Microsoft announced that its mixed reality (MR) headset will be…

How to Evaluate Used Equipment Before Buying: Inspecting the Machine

You’ll want to examine any piece of used equipment at every level, including mechanical and hydraulic, structural and in-cab, fluids and exhaust, and…

8 Quick Tips for Buying Used Equipment

At Equipment Trader, we always want to help our customers find the very best equipment for their lives and work! Our website carries a huge inventory of new and used equipment. While new is the right choice for some, there are many benefits to used. To help out…