Home Construction Statistics are Great News for Heavy Equipment Operators and Companies

In 2013, new home construction had its best showing since 2007, according to official statistics from the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. That’s wonderful news for heavy equipment operators, construction companies, suppliers, and everyone associated with the industry. The construction of more homes means more heavy equipment operator jobs… Read more »

Education Portion of CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPA Shows Set All-Time Attendance Records

Las Vegas is the site of what we like to call the “Super Bowl” of the construction and heavy equipment industry, and in 2014, a record number attended the educational platforms during the shows. The CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE shows are an international phenomenon and in 2014 the combined shows broke several participation records. The CONEXPO-CON/AGG… Read more »

Education Portion of CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPA Shows Set All-Time Attendance Records

Las Vegas is the site of what we like to call the “Super Bowl” of the construction and heavy equipment industry, and in 2014, a record number attended the educational platforms during the shows. The CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE shows are an international phenomenon and in 2014 the combined shows broke several participation records. The CONEXPO-CON/AGG… Read more »

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 »

100-Year Old Construction Company Entrusts NAHETS with Crane Operator Training

The Willbros Group, which began operations in 1908, has become an international and globally recognized contractor known for specializing in energy infrastructure for the oil, gas and power industries. Recently, a subsidiary of this historic and respected company invested in the training curriculum offered by the National Association of Heavy Equipment Training Services (NAHETS) and… Read more »