Archive | September, 2015

CASE, Local Dealers Donate Equipment for Kip Moore’s “Comeback Kid” Skatepark Project

CASE Construction Equipment and regional dealers ASCO Equipment (Texas) and Diamond Equipment (Tennessee) have donated equipment to the construction of two skate parks as part of multi-platinum country music star Kip Moore’s “Comeback Kid” Skatepark Project. The equipment, including skid steers and backhoes, is being used for grading and excavation, and assisting in the construction […]

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Purpose Contracting Weighs in on Skid Steer Selection from CASE

Having a strong base is important in asphalt and in life. For Purpose Contracting, of the Town of Norway, Wisconsin, it’s their motto. Founded as a landscaping company 18 years ago, the company evolved into a full-service asphalt and concrete contractor with 12 employees and 15 pieces of equipment. “We take our job seriously and […]

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Visit Rock & Dirt at ICUEE in Louisville, KY

Stop and see Rock & Dirt at the ICUEE Show at the Kentucky Exposition Center in Louisville, KY - September 29 - October 1.   ICUEE – The Demo Expo, is the exposition for hands-on demonstrations of construction and utility equipment.  Rock & Dirt will be distributing copies of the Rock & Dirt publications and demonstrating […]

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Grove and National Crane to be Featured at ICUEE 2015

Manitowoc will showcase some of the latest Grove and National Crane models at the upcoming International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition 2015 (ICUEE). At booth N2016, the company will highlight advancements in telescoping crawler cranes and boom trucks, with several cranes on display. This year’s ICUEE takes place in Louisville, Kentucky, at the Kentucky Exposition […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the New PC45MR-5 and PC55MR-5 Hydraulic Excavators

Power, great in tight spaces, easy to maintain and no DEF needs Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today introduced the new PC45MR-5 and PC55MR-5 hydraulic excavators, two machines with tight tail swing radii, swing booms and convex sliding doors that hug the machine to help with work in tight spaces. Featuring […]

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Eight Tips for Managing Excavator Owning and Operating Costs from CASE

As a business owner, there are always factors that are out of your hands. However, effectively managing the things that you CAN control will save you time and money, and will have a positive impact on your bottom line. Here are eight considerations that can help you manage your overall operating costs, sharpen your bids […]

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ATG Media promotes Tim Hill to Vice President of Sales for BidSpotter.com

BidSpotter.com, the world leader in interactive live and timed auctions has promoted Tim Hill to Vice President of Sales. Tim has been with BidSpotter.com for 5 years and has been responsible for successfully growing the agriculture and yellow iron verticals. Tim grew up in the construction industry and has extensive construction and agricultural equipment knowledge. […]

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2015 Tracey Road Equipment Oktoberfest: Friday, Oct. 9 & Saturday, Oct. 10

A day filled with food, fun, music, competition and equipment demos. TRE salesmen & representatives will be on-site, actively interacting with customers & guests, exhibiting our manufacturers, showcasing our truck & construction equipment line-ups and answering your questions. You will have the chance to test drive the trucks you have your eye on, participate in […]

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National Joint Powers Alliance® awards Heavy Equipment Contract to Volvo Construction Equipment

The National Joint Powers Alliance® (NJPA) contract will allow Volvo Construction Equipment to better serve state and municipal customers by streamlining access to equipment from the entire Volvo product line. The NJPA is a public agency that serves as a member-focused cooperative for over 50,000 member agencies throughout the United States, as well as ­Alberta, […]

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VÖGELE InLine Pave for Placing Asphalt “Hot on Hot” at a Width of 7m

Horb is a picturesque German town on the upper reaches of the Neckar river, 437m above sea level, at the northern edge of the Black Forest. When securing a slope below the B 14 trunk road between two parts of Horb – Dettingen and Ihlingen – the roadway also had to be renewed. In its […]

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The Volvo EC60E Is The Perfect Fit For Any Application

The newest compact crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment is built for comfortable, efficient and versatile operation. The new EC60E crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment is built to perform on any jobsite — from confined spaces to major construction projects. Equipped with a Volvo Tier 4 final engine and adjustable hydraulic flow, the machine […]

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Screen Machine Industries Introduces New Cone Crusher

Screen Machine Industries is proud to introduce a new cone crusher model to our current and extensive equipment line. The model CXT Cone Crusher is the latest example of Screen Machine Industries innovation. This mid-sized track mounted unit boasts a heavy-duty 40” (1m) high-speed bushing cone with hydraulic adjustment and tramp relief. Creatively designed for […]

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