A history of the earthmoving equipment industry. It examines the increase in the scope of mining and construction projects, from the Suez Canal through the interstate highway system, made possible by innovations in earthmoving machinery. It traces the efforts of manufacturers in meeting the needs of the construction and mining industries.Material on JCB from aquot;JCB Inc., aquot; Off-Highway Research Report, Corporate Intelligence Group, Construction Equipment Industry in North America, July 1995; Financial Times, ... aquot;Harnischfeger Industries, Inc., aquot; Moodya#39;s Industrial Manual, 1996.
|Author||:||William R. Haycraft|
|Publisher||:||University of Illinois Press - 2002-07-01|