VendQuest Inc. has launched what it calls an "e-dustrial" marketplace for buyers and suppliers in the construction, heavy equipment, trucking, vehicle maintenance, and mining industries. According to the company, its new Web site ( furnishes business buyers with an extensive interactive catalog of products and services.

VendQuest is designed to integrate with buyer and supplier back-end systems, offering both parties secure, paperless transactions while reducing errors and record-keeping time and costs, according to the company. Currently, over 1-million replacement and maintenance parts are available.