Equipment Comfort Features Let Contractor Continue Work Despite Chronic Pain

Todd Sharp climbs into his T650 compact track loader

Many skilled trades workers experience injury or physical setbacks at some point in their careers. This customer shares how Bobcat equipment provides him with enough comfort features to continue doing the work he loves, despite pain caused by genetics and rough competitive equipment.

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Concrete Contractor Builds a $5 Million Company with the Right Equipment

Chris Menn moves dirt with his T770 compact track loader

Chris Menn decided to take a risk by quitting his job and starting his own concrete company. The move paid off, and today, Chris runs a successful company to the tune of $5 million. In this blog, Chris shares how he launched his own business — and how the right equipment choices helped him along the way.

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Mountain Bike Racers Build Downhill Course with Bobcat Equipment

A Bobcat E50 excavator digs along a trail at Windrock Bike Park.

Sean Leader expertly navigates his excavator down a steep, tree-covered incline. The day’s challenge? Carving a new section of mountain bike trail into the mountainside. Sean, along with his business partner and fellow professional racer Neko Mulally, has spent the

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Fire to Ice: Local Firefighter Uses Bobcat Skid-Steer Loaders to Earn Big-Box Snow Removal Contracts

Scott Alff stands next to his Bobcat S650 skid-steer loader.

Scott Alff, 44, constantly puts himself on the line. As a full-time firefighter at a local fire department, he doesn’t know what each day will bring, but he makes it his mission to protect the lives, property and environment of

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A Professional Steward of the Land

Bobcat T650 compact track loader moving through a wooded area.

Improving Wildlife Habitats As the owner of Dogwood Land Management in North Henderson, Illinois, Chase Burns is on a mission is to be a steward of nature through wildlife habitat management, general land improvement and comprehensive property management services. Burns

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Government Connection Helps Missouri Man Launch Business

David Jackson with Bobcat T590 compact track loader.

Installing roadside weigh in motion (WIM) scales and intelligent credentialing screening systems from start to finish for commercial vehicles isn’t a business prospect that many contractors willingly take on. For David Jackson, owner of Jackson Construction and General Contracting, it

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Keeping Pace with a Growing Community in North Carolina

Toolcat 5600 sweeps dirt from the street near a recently graded yard.

Chonzie McMahan began his career as a contractor working alongside his brother and father in the utilities trade. After years of working for the family business, McMahan decided to pursue his dream of owning his own company. In 2005 Chonzie,

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California Contractor Brings Life Back to Fire-Ravaged Santa Rosa Using Bobcat Equipment

JM Environmental operator uses a 430 excavator to move debris from a wildfire site.

What started out as a small flame, quickly became a raging fire, leaping and igniting more than a dozen new fires across Napa, Santa Rosa and Sonoma, California. Soon, wine country – one of the most popular tourist attractions in

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