Countdown to Expo


ConExpo-Con/Agg drew nearly 140,000 people to the Las Vegas Convention Center March 14-18. Photo: P&Q Staff

9 ConExpo questions with Xylem’s Ken Albaugh

Digitization was one of several trends that permeated at last week’s ConExpo-Con/Agg. Xylem’s Ken Albaugh touched on the topic – and more – on the trade show floor.


IRock director talks ConExpo, supply and more

Nate Russell, director of sales and business development at IRock Crushers, discusses his ConExpo-Con/Agg experience and the state of the industry.

Says REMco president Kevin Cadwalader: “I thought the show was very well laid out, [particularly] the way the aggregates [exhibits] are situated all in one place. I thought the people who came to visit had things you could help them with. They were looking for solutions. I think the quality of the people who visited was very high.” Photo: P&Q Staff

Reflecting on ConExpo with REMco’s president

REMco president Kevin Cadwalader shares his ConExpo-Con/Agg experience, detailing what he liked about the five-day trade show – and more.

The top-three individual finalists of Cat's Global Operator Challenge were (from left): Łukasz Mokrzyński from Poland in third place, John Schiedeck from the U.S. in second place and Patrick Doheny from Australia in first place. Photo: Caterpillar.

Cat crowns Global Operator Challenge champion at ConExpo

Patrick Doheny of Australia took home the top prize in a monthslong Caterpillar challenge that wrapped last week at ConExpo-Con/Agg.

Photo: P&Q Staff

One final look at the ConExpo show floor

Pit & Quarry’s Kevin Yanik reflects on the five-day trade show on the final day of ConExpo-Con/Agg in Las Vegas.

LiuGong's battery-powered 856H-E MAX wheel loader was on display at ConExpo-Con/Agg in Las Vegas. Photo: P&Q Staff

LiuGong introduces battery-powered wheel loader

LiuGong showcased the latest offering in its range of electric construction vehicles at ConExpo-Con/Agg: the 856H-E MAX wheel loader.

Holcim exhibited in Central Hall of the Las Vegas Convention Center during ConExpo-Con/Agg. Photo: P&Q Staff

Winner of inaugural Contractors’ Choice Award selected

ConExpo-Con/Agg and IFPE attendees voted Holcim’s ECOPact low-carbon concrete to victory in the inaugural award program.

More than 139,000 attendance ConExpo-Con/Agg and the co-located IFPE, hosted March 14-18 in and around the Las Vegas Convention Center. Photo: P&Q Staff

What was attendance at this year’s ConExpo?

The Association of Equipment Manufacturers reported the attendance figure for ConExpo-Con/Agg and the co-located IFPE. Find out how many people were in Las Vegas for the shows.