GIE+EXPO

GIE+EXPO early bird registration shatters records

September 12, 2018By

Early bird registration week for the 2018 GIE+EXPO broke records for being the biggest ever with more than 3,000 attendees registered the week of Sept. 3, show officials said. The number puts overall attendee registration 12 percent ahead of last year at this time. More than 24,000 participants are projected to be in Louisville, Ky., Oct. 17-19 for the annual... read more

New Ways to Beat the Labor Challenge post event survey

November 6, 2017By

HNA names Hardscape Project Awardees

October 27, 2016By

As part of 2016 Hardscape North America (HNA), 15 landscape contractors were recognized as this year’s HNA Hardscape Project Award winners. In addition to the 15 recipients, 15 honorable mentions also were awarded, honoring projects by contractors building residential walkways, patios, driveways, as well as commercial plazas, parking lots and streets. In its ninth year and sponsored by the Interlocking Concrete... read more

Hustler intros UTV, ramps up X-ONE

October 27, 2016By

Moving into the UTV market, Hustler Turf debuted its Maximum Duty Vehicle (MDV) at 2016 GIE+EXPO. The MDV is available in a standard bed model or with LEVELIFT. The all-wheel drive MDV runs at a top speed of 37 mph and comes with a range of options and accessories available. “The MDV is truly in a class of its own,... read more

New Holland releases L234 skid-steer

October 27, 2016By

New Holland Construction unveiled its most powerful skid-steer loader to date, the L234, as well as updates to its 200 series compact-track loaders. Replacing the L230 skid-steer, the L234 has a tipping load of 6,800 pounds, bucket breakout force of 9,323 pounds and lift arm breakout force of 6,918 pounds. Powered by a 90-hp FPT F5B engine with Selective Catalytic... read more

Yardmax wheels into landscape market

October 27, 2016By

Taking its formal step into the green industry at 2016 GIE+EXPO, Libertyville-Ill.-based outdoor power equipment manufacturer Yardmax showcased a Power Wheelbarrow, log splitters and a plate compactor ideal for landscape contractors. Powered by a Briggs & Stratton engine, the 350-pound Power Wheelbarrow is designed for working in small spaces, with a 4.4 cubic foot hopper capacity. Equipped with all-wheel drive and... read more