NAHETS Introduces Heavy Equipment Trainer ToolKit at 2014 CONEXPO-CONAGG Show

Could there be a better place to introduce an innovative, comprehensive, heavy equipment training system than at the mega CONEXPO-CONAGG Show in Las Vegas? At the National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services (NAHETS), we think it’s the perfect time and place to announce our new Trainer ToolKits, a system which is designed to give… Read more »

Digging In: NAHETS Heavy Equipment Executive Insights

Featured Topic: What’s new and unique at 2014 CONEXPO-CONAGG in Las Vegas By Jarad Van Wagoner Director of Development National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services The monumental CONEXPO-CONAGG Show is in Las Vegas this week. More than 100,000 construction and heavy equipment industry experts representing hundreds of companies are in Las Vegas for what… Read more »

Miraculous Recovery for Heavy Equipment Operator Aided By Good Karma

Jerry Townsend nearly died in a heavy equipment accident but his quick thinking and selfless act saved several lives while putting his own in grave danger. The good karma he earned through his actions just might have played a role in his overall recovery from the traumatic injuries he suffered. According to WPXI News in… Read more »

OSHA Extends Compliance Date for Crane Operator Certification Requirements

There has been a lot of discussion and conjecture about how the Occupation Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) would deal with the compliance issues surrounding the crane operator certification requirement process. On August 9, 2010, OSHA issued a final standard for crane and derricks work, but many in the industry questioned the requirements and raised… Read more »

Education and Training Is a Major Component of CONEXPO-CONAGG Show in Las Vegas

In less than two weeks, 2,400 exhibitors and 125,000 attendees from the construction industry will be in Las Vegas for the behemoth CONEXPO-CONAGG show. Anything and everything that pertains to the construction, heavy equipment and associated industries will be on display, but one sentence in the overall description of the show really stands out to… Read more »