The All-New JCB 85Z-1 and 86C-1 8 Tonne Machines

The world’s most powerful mini excavators. The all-new JCB 85Z-1 and 86C-1 8T machines are generating quite a buzz, and no wonder. With a powerful T4F engine, perfect dig geometry, innovative hydraulics, excellent fuel economy and easy servicing, the machine’s productivity is first-class. The new innovative machines are versatile, thanks to a choice of dipper […]

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Rock & Dirt's Top Construction Toys

Do you have a construction loving kid on your holiday shopping list? Don’t know what to buy? We’ve compiled a list on our favorite construction toys! Our list has toys for every age from wheel loaders to forklifts. There’s something for just about every price range. You might even see something for the construction kid […]

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Efficiency and Worker Safety Prompt Revolutionary Invention

The Issue in the Bakken Towing and pulling has long been a mainstay in any industry that utilizes heavy equipment. With the recent oil and gas boom, specifically in the Bakken, heavy equipment has flooded the region. Infrastructure, such as roads and bridges, was not prepared for the drastic increases in drilling traffic, forcing heavy […]

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Caterpillar Adds AP1000F & AP1055F Pavers to the Paving Products Machine Family

Performance improvements and technology with a customer-friendly interface are key benefits of the new F-Series Pavers from Cat® Paving Products. Fuel Efficiency Several features help improve fuel economy while maintaining high performance levels. Engine performance is aided by the 167 kw (225 hp) Cat C7.1 ACERT™ engine, which meets European Stage IV and U.S. EPA […]

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John Deere GoHaul Mobile Application Available for E-Series ADT Customers

As part of John Deere's ongoing commitment to enhance efficiency and productivity on the job, John Deere Construction created the GoHaul mobile application for E-Series Articulated Dump Truck customers. From daily service tasks to operator safety, the app will help users get the most out of their ADT. The free-of-charge GoHaul mobile application is available for iPhone® […]

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New CAT D8T Dozer Delivers Production & Versatility with Integrated Grade Technology & Reduced Emissions

The Cat® D8T Dozer has a long history of high productivity and outstanding versatility. With maximum net power of 312 hp (233 kW) produced by the Cat C15 ACERT™ engine, and a weight of 86,900 lb (39 420 kg), the new D8T excels across a wide range of tasks—production dozing, ripping, scraper work and land […]

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Big Bucks for Big Equipment

Heavy equipment auctions are a large industry which include many factors designed for buyers and sellers both online and on location. Preparation is very important as you have to know the prices of the equipment, be able to research the market efficiently and use your budget wisely. What you need are qualified mechanics to inspect […]

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Schweiss Offers Remote Operated Doors

Schweiss Hydraulic Doors can now be opened or closed during an unexpected power outage with a remote-operated DC Battery-Motorized back-up control system. All you have to do is simply press “Up,” and your hydraulic door opens. They are also engineered with a no extra cost drill-driven backup system which uses a screw gun 7/16” socket […]

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New John Deere K-Series-II Wheel Loaders Add Punch to Productivity

Three updated models join John Deere's industry-leading K-Series Four-Wheel Drive Wheel Loader lineup. The 744K-II, 824K-II, and 844K-II meet Final Tier 4 emissions standards while bringing added durability, productivity, increased uptime and lower daily operating costs to the jobsite. "Advancements to the K-Series-II loaders came from the brightest minds in the industry – our Customer Advocate […]

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New Bobcat T450 Loader Features Tier 4 Non-DPF Emissions Solution, Ideal for Working in Tight Areas

Due to popular demand for a compact track loader in the 400 frame size, Bobcat Company has introduced the new T450. The Bobcat® T450 reintroduces a compact track loader platform size that has not been available from Bobcat Company in recent years. In addition to M-Series enhancements and engine innovations, the T450 features more horsepower, […]

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Newest CAT Vocational Truck Model Enters Full Production

Following an extensive field follow program on customer jobsites, the Cat® CT681 Vocational Truck is now in full production. Introduced at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2014, the CT681 is a Class 8 set-forward-axle model with a spacious and ergonomic cab, industrial styling, and a vocational-specific engine and transmission. Like the Cat CT660, the first model in the Cat […]

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New CAT 950M and 962M Wheel Loaders Boost Performance, Fuel Efficiency and Operator Comfort, and Meet US EPA Tier 4 Final Emission Standards

The new Cat® 950M and 962M wheel loaders—powered by a Cat C7.1 ACERT™ engine meeting Tier 4 Final emissions standards—are significantly more powerful than their K-Series predecessors and deliver 10 percent better fuel efficiency*. The new models feature major drive-train refinement, extensively redesigned hydraulic systems, new cab amenities, electronic payload measurement, Optimized Z-Bar linkage that […]

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