Archive | March, 2014

ALL Erection & Crane Rental Corp. Purchases 10 of the Groundbreaking New Manitowoc MLC300 Crawler

ALL Erection & Crane Rental Corp. has purchased 10 of the new 330-USt Manitowoc MLC300 crawler crane. The latest offering from Manitowoc and making its debut at CONEXPO-CON/AGG in March, the MLC300 features the exclusive Variable Position Counterweight (VPC) system. Typical crawlers are heel heavy during assembly and while no load is on the hook. […]

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Liebherr R 996 Transportation Sets Record For Largest Excavator Moved

A focused team of workers, along with six trucks, accomplished the daunting task of transporting a fully assembled Liebherr R 996 B hydraulic excavator from one mine site to its new home - making this the largest excavator ever moved in the history of Australia. To set this new record, workers used six Prime mover […]

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CASE Announces New High Frequency Compactors

CASE’s new high frequency compaction equipment make it easier for road builders to do quality work. Their two models, Tier 4 Interim DV209 and DV210, are designed to maximize dial compaction performance. This makes it easier for construction workers to make each lift consistent in thickness and density. Engine Innovation Complete with Cooled Exhaust Gas […]

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New Volvo L250H Wheel Loader Handles Heavy Loads With Little Effort

Equipped with a Volvo Tier 4 Final/Stage IV engine, the Volvo L25OH Wheel Loader is a sturdy, powerful, and technologically advanced machine. Designed for quarry, mining, and other heavy infrastructure applications, this wheel loader sets new standards in clean operation, performance, and daily functionality. Fuel Reduction You can save money and increase environmental friendliness with […]

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Hitachi Introduced the New Rigid-frame Haul Truck at CONEXPO-CON/AGG

Hitachi unleashed their newest construction truck line: the EH1100 rigid dump truck and the EH1100-5. The rigid-frame haul truck was unveiled at the CONEXPO-CON/AGG, which was held in Las Vegas, Nevada, on March 4th through March 8th at booth 12621 in the North Hall. The new trucks have more remote monitoring capabilities, a flat floor […]

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Cat's 336F H Hybrid Transitioning To Tier 4 Final Engine

Once it is outfitted with the EPA-certified Tier 4 Final Cat C9.3 ACERT engine, the already-powerful Cat 336F H excavator will feature maximized performance alongside greater fuel and energy efficiency. Featuring a 30-percent reduction in fuel consumption over standard 336 models, the 336F H Hybrid helps minimize recurring fuel costs. Powerful and Environmentally Friendly The […]

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The New Massachusetts Dealer for Felling Trailers is Equipment East

Equipment East, LLC is excited to become Felling Trailers’ newest dealer. Located at 61 Silva Lane, Dracut, MA, Equipment East offers a selection of Drop-Deck, Light Utility, Deck-Over, Gooseneck, Rigid Neck Semi, X-Force Hyd Detach, Tilt, Hydraulic Dump, and Compact Loader trailers that are new or used or even customized. Established in 1974, Felling Trailers […]

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Mack Granite Model Named Best Selling Conventional Straight Truck

As the industry standard for reliability and sturdiness, the Mack Granite outsold every other heavy-duty conventional straight truck in America last year. Customizable in a wide choice of mixer and dump truck variations, the Granite model features roll-off, rear-loader refuse and snowplow options. This truck, built in the U.S.A., meets the highest requirements of performance, […]

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Visit Rock & Dirt in Booth #60208 at the 2014 Mid-America Trucking Show!

It’s time to go to Louisville for The Mid-America Trucking Show 2014, one of the busiest shows that we exhibit at!  This year, you will be able to see Rock & Dirt and our “sister” website NextTruckOnline in the same location.  From dump to sleeper trucks and their related products & services, we have it covered. […]

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Ken Bowyer of ALL Crane Rental of Florida, LLC Earn Best Score & Becomes "Man to Beat" at National Crane Rodeo Competition

When describing his experience in becoming the National Crane Rodeo Winner for 2014, Ken Bowyer of ALL Crane Rental of Florida, LLC said “I had to give it everything I had.” The competition was held at CONEXPO/CON-AGG 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. All contestants drove a Liebherr 1220-5.2 all-terrain crane. “All in all, the whole […]

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IROCK's New TC-20 Track Impact Crusher

The new TC-20 Track Impact Crusher from IROCK Crushers was introduced at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2014 in Las Vegas March 4-8. The TC-20 Track Impact Crusher combines a larger feeder, a high-performance four-bar impactor and heavy-duty components for exceptional efficiency, reliability and precision. The track crusher produces a uniform, cubical product, and IROCK’s hydraulically adjustable aprons provide […]

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CONEXPO-CON/AGG & IFPE 2014 Attract Nearly 130,000, Set New Exhibit & Education Records

The future on display as global industry showcase spotlights new product innovations, technology. CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE 2014 took center stage in Las Vegas March 4-8 with tremendous energy and serious buyers. Total registration of 129,364 soared past the last edition of the shows as they achieved the second-highest attendance in their history. The shows also […]

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