Dayton Construction and RX Breaker Give A “Brass City” Road a Facelift

Waterbury, Connecticut. Known affectionately as “The Brass City,” and famous for a 1,700-pound statue of Ben Franklin, Waterbury has received a facelift on an approximately ½ mile stretch of road thanks to Lynn Dayton and his Watertown-based construction company, Dayton Construction.   The 2,600 foot road reconstruction project covered a number of components including a… Read more »

What’s New With CP?

You. Us. Orlando. February 9-12. It’s The American Rental Association’s show for people serious about profit – The Rental Show! While you’re there, come see us in booth #4975, and check out all of the latest and greatest from Chicago Pneumatic! Viva Las Vegas! This show is so big, they can only have it once… Read more »

Edge Construction Supply Takes Advantage of Comprehensive On-Site CP Training

Edge Construction Supply, of Spokane, WA, has served the commercial construction and industrial markets of the Northwestern United States since 1949. Founded by Jesse Thomas, and originally known as Safway Supply, the business originally started as a scaffolding system distributor. Throughout the six-decade evolution of the construction market, additional tools and supply sales, rental and… Read more »

The Argo and Chicago Pneumatic: A Portable Powerhouse

Argo Utility Task Vehicles (UTVs) are a modern marvel on their own, but couple that with Chicago Pneumatic’s handheld hydraulic breakers and power packs, and you have a machine that can go anywhere and bust through anything. And that’s just what the fine folks at Ontario Drive & Gear and Argo did. Founded in 1962,… Read more »

Pay Back: CP Rollers Are Ready to Roll and Earn Big Profits

Five new Chicago Pneumatic ride-on roller models are taking the market by storm. The ride-on line complements the existing light compaction line of rammers and plate compactors, offering contractors more solutions for varying applications. Backed by CP’s global network of support, the ride-on roller line is held to the same high-quality standards that contractors the… Read more »

An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure

Saying Goodbye to Bad Maintenance Habits By: Greg Petherbridge, Chicago Pneumatic Construction Equipment Proper maintenance for a rig-mounted hydraulic breaker is extremely important in guaranteeing the longevity of a machine, which will ultimately impact a company’s bottom line. When it comes to caring for a rig-mounted breaker, the approach should be two-pronged: Maximizing performance through… Read more »

2013: A Year in Review

By John Vogel, Executive Vice President – Chicago Pneumatic Construction Equipment A Look Back It doesn’t seem like that long ago when we were deep into 2012, just beginning to recover from The Great Recession, looking at an extremely busy first quarter of 2013. Of course, waiting for us right around the corner at that… Read more »