Tag: AEM


AEM launches campaign for National Safety Month

June 1, 2017By

The campaign, called Think Safety 365, is designed to encourage equipment operators to keep safety top of mind 365 days a year.

Pumping gas

Report: Trump may explore a gas tax increase

May 2, 2017By

President Donald Trump indicated that he is open to increasing the federal gas tax to support U.S. infrastructure development.


Report details manufacturers’ economic contributions

March 17, 2017By

A new report shows the equipment manufacturing industry supported about 1.3 million jobs and contributed more than $159 billion to the gross domestic product of the United States last year.

Mike Rowe

Dirty Jobs’ Rowe to join ConExpo-Con/Agg Tech Talks lineup

February 21, 2017By

ConExpo-Con/Agg 2017 organizers added Mike Rowe, former executive producer and host of the TV series “Dirty Jobs,” to its lineup of Tech Talks speakers.

US construction equipment exports down after third quarter

US construction equipment exports down after third quarter

December 1, 2016By

Exports of U.S. construction equipment fell 25 percent for the first three quarters of 2016, according to the Association of Equipment Manufacturers.

AEM names ‘I Make America’ award winners

November 28, 2016By

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) named the 2016 recipients of its “I Make America” advocacy awards.


Vermeer leader elected to AEM Hall of Fame

November 21, 2016By

AEM inducted Robert L. Vermeer of Vermeer into the AEM Hall of Fame.


AEM elects 2017 officers, board members

November 21, 2016By

AEM named its 2017 officers, as well as the directors elected to its board of directors and CE and AG sector boards.