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How John Deere and Topcon SmartGrade Work for Champion Site Prep

How John Deere and Topcon SmartGrade Work for Champion Site Prep | RDO Equipment Co.

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Champion Site Prep’s GPS Design Manager, Justin Stiehl, explains the system’s advantages, from the integrated, simplified operation to the machine’s awareness of speed, slip, and grade working together to keep them productive.
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High Standards and Heavy Equipment for Pesado Construction Co.

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For most companies that operate heavy equipment, service is as much of the buying decision as features, benefits, even price. In the case of San Antonio-based Pesado Construction Co., this statement rings true, and it speaks to the company’s longtime partnership with RDO Equipment Co.
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Reasons to Rent a Roller for Quality Compaction

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Whether asphalt or dirt, the right roller can make a big difference in quality of compaction and overall time on the job. Rollers may not be the most popular construction machine but they’re essential to projects requiring a stable foundation. Here are five reasons why renting a roller might be a company’s best choice.
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50 Years of Lessons, Leadership, and John Deere Wheel Loaders

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John Deere began with one man and one leap of faith. RDO Equipment Co. also began with one man, a leap of faith, and an agriculture background. And that's not where the similarities end.
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Cash, Loan, Lease – Which to Choose for Construction Equipment

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Once a business has made the decision to add or replace construction equipment in its fleet, that’s only the beginning. Next comes the decision of how to acquire it. Should the business purchase the equipment outright? Take out a loan? What about leasing? There are valid benefits to each option. Read on for more info that will help with the final decision.
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The Used Excavator Trend and Tips to a Successful Buy

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Those in the market for a used excavator have opportunity to secure one, with help from these five tips for buying a used excavator.
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Partnership with Asphalt Paving & Materials Co.

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Working with Asphalt Paving & Materials Co., RDO Equipment Co. is proud to provide the Wirtgen machines, and the parts and service support that makes an impact on the company’s operation and quality of results.
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John Deere 344L Loader for Snow Removal

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Snow removal is a demanding job. That’s why Welk’s Lawn Care turns to RDO Equipment Co. for the newest equipment and 24/7 service and support.
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Riverside and Lakeside Team Up for Unique Loader

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Two of our California locations teamed up to ensure this customer got the unit exactly as they wanted it.
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Used Equipment Outlook for the First Half of 2019

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As the construction industry prepares for the first half of 2019, there’s good news and bad news – or, to better rephrase, there are going to be opportunities along with challenges.
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Agriculture Technology Podcast: Compact Construction Equipment In Agriculture

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In the latest podcast episode, Tony Kramer speaks with Tory Williams about compact construction equipment.
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Two Updates You Need to Know About Section 179

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In recent years, Section 179 details haven’t been available until closer to the close of the current year. However, with the passing of 2018’s tax reform, program info has been available for quite some time for those looking at year-end purchases to apply Section 179.
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10 FAQs about section 179

10 FAQs About Section 179 – Updated in 2018

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Those considering a year-end purchase to apply Section 179 may have questions about the program. Here are 10 frequently asked questions – and answers – about Section 179, plus one additional question to consider.
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Two Important Updates to Bonus Depreciation

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In the past, Section 179 has gone hand-in-hand with bonus depreciation, both valuable tax incentives. This year, changes have been made to Section 179 and bonus depreciation. With the changes, the two aren’t used together, but rather can be looked at as separate opportunities – both valuable opportunities, depending on each company’s unique needs.
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New Opportunities from Wirtgen Diversified Products

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Learn more about Wirtgen’s family of brands and machines, and the new opportunities they bring.
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5 Reasons to attend a topcon technology roadshow

Why You Want to Attend a Topcon Technology Roadshow

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Here are five reasons to attend a Topcon Technology Roadshow, and the equipment and technology you can expect to see.
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Added Peace of Mind for Vermeer Equipment

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For a business to thrive, equipment needs to experience as little downtime as possible, making service and support equally as important as the machines themselves.
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Proper Operation Tips for Backhoes

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While all the opportunity for productivity is great, getting the most productivity out of a backhoe is not about buying more attachments, filling up the bucket, or driving the machine faster around the jobsite. There are a few key, yet simple operational tips that every operator can use to get more uptime, better results, and even increased safety with backhoe operation.
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Texas-Sized Technology Solutions for Granbury Excavating

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Wayne Wienecke, founder of Granbury Excavating in Tolar, TX could be considered one of the earliest adopters of technology in the industry and state of Texas – and not because he simply wants the latest-and-greatest gadgets on the jobsite.
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The Value in Demoing Equipment Before Buying

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Many trusted dealerships like RDO Equipment Co. offer the opportunity for interested equipment-seekers to see, learn about, and test machines before buying. Here’s why you should take advantage of the opportunity to demo equipment, how to make the experience successful, and what to expect at a demo.
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