January 2013 Table of Contents

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Reader survey: 2013 funding forecast Reader survey: 2013 funding forecast

How readers plan to deliver services without getting knocked out by lackluster aid and falling revenues. Read more

Cooper Bussmann/OMNEX + 2-Way Radio Remote Control Cooper Bussmann/OMNEX + 2-Way Radio Remote Control

The 2-Way Radio Remote Control with color display is a robust, next-generation remote designed for smooth operation and precise control of industrial machinery, including construction equipment. Read more

Manitou/ Gehl Americas Inc. + Gehl V400 "King" Skid Loader Manitou/ Gehl Americas Inc. + Gehl V400 "King" Skid Loader

The all-new, Gehl V400 “King” Skid Loader boasts a rated operating capacity of 4,000 lbs. and a vertical lift of 144 in. Read more

Movex Innovation + Greengo Handling System Movex Innovation + Greengo Handling System

The Greengo Handling System can easily, quickly, and safely transport heavy equipment and large volumes of material in places that would otherwise be hard to reach. Read more

Phoenix Curb Machines + Phoenix 7500 Curb Machine Phoenix Curb Machines + Phoenix 7500 Curb Machine

The Phoenix 7500 Curb Machine is the industry’s first, true mid-size slipform curb and gutter machine, designed to tackle most everything the bigger machines can, but at two-thirds the price. Read more

Nippon Electric Glass America + UltraPozz Nippon Electric Glass America + UltraPozz

Manufactured from a product used in toothpaste, UltraPozz is ground to a 3-micron diameter powder that becomes pozzolanic. Read more

Fortrans Inc. + Model 5000 Series pH Control System Fortrans Inc. + Model 5000 Series pH Control System

The Model 5000 Series pH Control System features the patent-pending Dif-Jet carbon dioxide diffusion/injection device that is highly efficient for adding gases such as carbon dioxide to water with high solids. Read more

Multiquip + Modular Light Tower 25 Series Multiquip + Modular Light Tower 25 Series

The Modular Light Tower 25 series is powered by a Power WhisperWatt Generator rated at 25 kVA, and is equipped with six 1,000 W metal halide lamps. Read more

Packer Brothers + PB78 Electric Rammer Packer Brothers + PB78 Electric Rammer

The lightweight PB78 Electric Rammer is easy to move down into a trench and is usable on jobsites that restrict, refuse, or regulate use of gas or diesel engines to eliminate exhaust fumes. Read more

Dam It Dams + Portable Cofferdam System Dam It Dams + Portable Cofferdam System

The Portable Cofferdam System offers a cost-effective and highly adaptable solution to manage, move, dam, or divert water with minimal or no impact on the environment. Read more

UltraTech International + Ultra-Ever Dry UltraTech International + Ultra-Ever Dry

Ultra-Ever Dry is a superhydrophobic (water) and oleophobic (hydrocarbons) coating that will completely repel almost any liquid. Read more

Dexter + Chaney + Spectrum Project Management Dexter + Chaney + Spectrum Project Management

Spectrum Project Management combines detailed job cost financials with real-time field operations data. Read more

Load Warrior Inc. + Three-Wheeled Workhorse Load Warrior Inc. + Three-Wheeled Workhorse

The Load Warrior three-wheeled workhorse delivers stability, maneuverability, efficiency, and versatility. Read more

Worksaver Inc. Skidsteer-type attachments Worksaver Inc. Skidsteer-type attachments

Made especially for Massey Ferguson equipment, this adapter allows the use of skidsteer-type attachments on tractors equipped with MF 232/236/832/838/932/1032 loaders with pin-on buckets. Read more

Wagner Meters Infrared Thermometer Wagner Meters Infrared Thermometer

This lightweight, pistol-style thermometer allows the user to quickly and easily assess the temperature of a concrete slab surface. Read more

Buyers Products Toolboxes Buyers Products Toolboxes

These aluminum, steel, and polymer toolboxes fit any pickup truck. The boxes come in a variety of styles, including cross, lo-side, pork chop, and topside. Read more

Terex PT-110 PT-110 Forestry Terex PT-110 PT-110 Forestry

For construction, utility, landscape, and vegetation management work, PT-110 and PT-110 Forestry compact track loaders feature Perkins Tier 4i diesel engines, 125-in. lift heights, 332 lb.-ft. torque Read more

Subaru Pumps Subaru Pumps

The company’s full line of pumps meets every dewatering need — from its smallest centrifugal units for effectively pumping clear water to its large diaphragm models for handling thicker, debris-litt Read more

Stanley Tools Virtual Level App Stanley Tools Virtual Level App

This free app has been redesigned to be compatible with iPhone 5 features like Retina display. It harnesses the technology of an accelerometer and a digital gyroscope located in select iPhone and iP Read more

Spectronics Optilux 365 LED flashlights Spectronics Optilux 365 LED flashlights

Compact and lightweight, the OPTI-LUX 365 series LED flashlights provide a steady beam profile for a variety of nondestructive testing inspection applications. Read more

Sokkia Corp. SX series total stations Sokkia Corp. SX series total stations

The SX series of total stations with high-accuracy robotic technology includes an advanced angle measurement system, RED-tech technology, reflectorless EDM, Bluetooth Class 1 long-range data communi Read more

Rice Hydro Dirtdawg TM11 Rice Hydro Dirtdawg TM11

The Dirtdawg TM11 is a two-man operation, handheld earth auger that’s designed with heavy metal handlebars and Motion-Pro gel grips to reduce vibration and user fatigue. Read more

Laser Reference Inc. Pro Shot Alpha Laser Reference Inc. Pro Shot Alpha

The Pro Shot Alpha laser level features electronic servo self-leveling, allowing users to turn it on and let it level automatically. Read more

John Deere K-Series backhoe loaders John Deere K-Series backhoe loaders

The K-Series backhoe loaders include eight models equipped with Tier 4i-certified engines and a five-speed transmission (or optional AutoShift transmission) that allows speeds of up to 25 mph. Read more

The new stormwater rule for MS4s

Everything you need to know to develop a compliant program for your next permit. Read more

Effluent vs. runoff: separate and definitely not equal

Teach regulators the difference between MS4s and POTWs vis-a-vis nutrient control. Read more

Public agency sued for deleting Facebook comments

One of PW's most popular polls: Do you think government-sponsored Facebook pages are true public forums? Read more

Congress tries speeding up disaster reimbursement — again

House proposal would reimburse straight-time salaries within 30 days of an emergency declaration. Read more

Five things that fluid analysis reveals Five things that fluid analysis reveals

What oil and coolant can tell you about engine health and component wear. Read more

More mothers of invention More mothers of invention

Readers invent water main break tools and anti-icing systems. Read more

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