JCB WHEEL LOADERS, COMPACT EXCAVATORS AWARDED FOR LOW COST OF OWNERSHIP

The JCB 407 wheel loader and JCB 8018 compact excavator have received EquipmentWatch 2017-2018 Lowest Cost of Ownership Awards. The awards recognize the JCB 407 and the JCB 8018 as the most cost-efficient machines, within their respective construction equipment product categories, to own and operate over a five-year period. The JCB 407 received the Lowest […]

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Dobbs Management Acquires Seven John Deere Construction & Forestry Stores from Nortrax

Dobbs Management Service, LLC (“Dobbs”), a family investment office based in Memphis, TN, has acquired seven  John Deere Construction and Forestry Stores serving the South Florida market.  The purchase, through DJD Equipment Holdings, LLC, included full service stores in Lutz (Tampa), Orlando, West Palm Beach, Miami and Ft. Myers, FL., in addition to parts only […]

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Foley Equipment Celebrates Customers at New Wichita Headquarters Grand Opening

Foley Equipment welcomed customers and Caterpillar executives yesterday at the grand opening of their new Wichita headquarters at 1550 South West Street.  The state-of-the-art facility provides a highly customer-focused experience and increased capacity.   With more than 146,000 square feet the headquarters reinforces Foley’s exceptional support for customers and commitment to Wichita and surrounding communities.  […]

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New Product Selector from ALLU focuses on customers’ needs

Matching material with excavator/loading shovel and the right processing attachment can often be a tricky business. In order to simplify a complicated process, ALLU has developed a unique and interactive product selector which enables customers to match their requirement with the most suitable ALLU Transformer. The ALLU Transformer is a hydraulic attachment for wheel loader, […]

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KOBELCO USA Expands Mini Excavator Dealer Network

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA continues to expand representation in the North American market by adding several compact machinery dealers to its growing network. AAA Equipment, Bridgeport Equipment, L&N Supply and Sound Heavy Machinery will solely represent KOBELCO’s mini excavator line in the US. “We’re excited to offer our customers the reliability and value of KOBELCO […]

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John Deere Opens Regional Parts Distribution Center in Miami

The new John Deere Worldwide Parts Services Regional Distribution Center (RDC) is officially open in south Florida. The 115,000 square foot facility in Miami will serve all Latin America countries, except Brazil, Argentina and Mexico, which currently have in-country RDC locations. The distribution center provides timely and efficient delivery of more than 38,000 service parts […]

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CASE Extends Standard Full-Machine Warranty on Skid Steers, Compact Track Loaders

CASE Construction Equipment has extended its standard, full-machine warranty on all skid steers and compact track loaders to two years, 2,000 hours (up from one year, 1,000 hours). The new full-machine warranty applies to all models in both product lines, with skid steers ranging in operating capacity from 1,300 pounds up to 3,400 pounds, and […]

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JCB UNVEILS ALL NEW 210T AND 215T COMPACT TRACK LOADERS

JCB launched its 210T and 215T compact track loaders, offering the power and performance of large-platform compact track loaders in small-platform, easily towable machines weighing less than 10,000 lb. The 210T and the 215T are powered by the proven 74 hp (55 kW) JCB Diesel by Kohler engine, requiring no DPF and no DEF. The […]

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CASE Adds 650M Dozer to M Series Lineup

New 74 horsepower Tier 4 Final dozer replaces previous model; provides increased drawbar pull, improved undercarriage design and other standard features of the M Series dozer line. CASE Construction Equipment announces the 650M—the latest dozer in the M-Series lineup. Replacing the popular 650L, the 74-horsepower dozer has been updated with all of the hallmarks of […]

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Caterpillar and Fortescue Moving Forward with Expansion of Autonomous Truck Fleet in Australia

Caterpillar and Fortescue Metals Group have reached agreement for the expansion of Cat® Command for Hauling at Fortescue’s iron ore mines in the Pilbara region of Western Australia. This will include retrofitting approximately 100 Cat 793F and 789D and Komatsu 930E truck models at the Chichester Hub, as well as an expansion of the Cat […]

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Major rebrand set to transform ALLU

A major rebrand of ALLU has helped deliver impressive results for the Finnish based engineering company. The development of the ‘ALLU Transformer’ brand and strategy was undertaken by leading UK industrial marketing agency Armstrong in order to accurately portray the true attributes of the ALLU equipment. In 2016 ALLU, the world-leading manufacturer of material processing […]

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KOBELCO to Double Production Capacity at U.S. Manufacturing Facility by 2018

KOBELCO USA is continuing its commitment to providing customers with quality products from its North American excavator production facility with plans to nearly double manufacturing capacity by 2018. Mass production at the Spartanburg, SC facility began in 2016 with conventional machines weighing 20-plus tons. Over the past year, KOBELCO has increased production capacity by threefold […]

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