Archive | November, 2015

Wash It, Stack It, Sell It – Terex Washing Systems Stacking Up

Terex Washing Systems (TWS) has enhanced their product portfolio with the announcement of the Terex AggreStac Conveyor Range. The launch took place as part of TWS Global Distributor Event in the prestigious Carton House Hotel in Maynooth, Ireland. This announcement was one of several new product and project services that distributors learnt about during the […]

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Rock & Dirt’s Top Construction Toys for 2015

Do you have a construction loving kid or “kid at heart” on your holiday shopping list? Need help finding the perfect gift? We’ve compiled a list of our favorite construction toys! Our list has toys for every age from dump trucks to excavators. There’s something for just about every price range. Here’s our list in […]

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New Bobcat T740 Compact Track Loader Features Non-DPF Diesel Engine

Bobcat Company has introduced its Tier 4-compliant 700 frame-size compact track loader. The Bobcat® T740 is powered by a diesel engine that is under 75 horsepower and does not require a diesel particulate filter (DPF), selective catalytic reduction (SCR) or diesel exhaust fluid (DEF). The T740 is a large, powerful machine that works well in […]

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Cat® 307E2 Mini Hydraulic Excavator Delivers Superior Performance and Comfort while Reducing Fuel Consumption and Operating Costs

The new Cat® 307E2 expands the mini hydraulic excavator machine range to include an additional solution for the seven to eight metric ton weight class. The 37.7kW (50.3 hp) Cat C2.4 turbo engine (U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IIIB) and the High Definition Hydraulic System, which is load sensing and flow sharing, allows the […]

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Rock & Dirt 2016 Media Kit

Rock & Dirt releases their 2016 Media Kit with no rate increase.  Your ad budget works harder with Rock & Dirt because our value is constantly increasing.  Every month, each copy of Rock & Dirt is mailed to the most qualified, credit-worthy, and active buyers.   At RockandDirt.com, intensive search engine optimization (SEO) efforts, as well as features […]

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New Cat® Snow Tools Provide Durable, Reliable and Safe Applications Built for the Toughest Winter Weather

Caterpillar is unveiling new work tools designed to manage snow removal in the harshest weather conditions. The state of art Material Handling Bucket and Straight Snow Push ensure a safe and reliable snow removal process while increasing efficiency and decreasing time on the job. The attachments convert a Cat® Skid Steer, Compact Track, Multi Terrain, […]

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New Bobcat MT85 Mini Track Loader has Increased Rated Operating Capacity, Higher Lifting Height and Greater Reach for Improved Productivity

Bobcat Company introduces the all-new MT85 mini track loader, expanding its compact equipment lineup, after it introduced its first mini track loader — the MT52 — more than a decade ago. The Bobcat® MT85 boasts more power, increased lifting capabilities, additional stability and durable components to help operators efficiently complete everyday or challenging tasks in […]

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New 18M3 Adds Power, Capability to CAT Mining Motor Grader Range

With the addition of the new 18M3 Motor Grader to the Caterpillar lineup, mining operations using trucks with capacities to 190 tons (172 tonnes) can now choose the popular workhorse of the industry, the 16M3, or if more capability is required, the more productive 18M3. The new 18M3 features an average of 5 percent greater […]

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New Bobcat 700- and 800-Frame-Size Loaders Boast Tier 4 Engine Solution Without Need for a DPF

Bobcat Company has increased the number of its Tier 4-compliant skid-steer and compact track loaders with the transition to a 3.4-liter diesel engine in its 700- and 800-frame-size loaders. Bobcat Company has increased the number of its Tier 4-compliant skid-steer and compact track loaders with the transition to a 3.4-liter diesel engine in its 700- […]

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Rock & Dirt’s Annual Auction Results, Market Trends and Evaluations Book

Rock & Dirt’s annual Auction Results, Market Trends and Evaluations book is widely distributed at the Florida Auctions in February, mailed to the highest volume buyers in the United States, and sent to dealers that advertise in Rock & Dirt / RockandDirt.com. This book has a long “shelf life”; buyers refer to it throughout the year as they seek […]

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CAT® M314F, M316F, M322F Wheeled Excavators Deliver Added Performance, Operator Convenience, and Low Operating Costs

When designing the new Cat® F-Series Wheeled Excavators, Caterpillar solicited customer input for characteristics considered important. Heading the list were initial quality and reliability, low operating costs, operator comfort and safety, simplicity of operation and maintenance, durability, and environmental friendliness. The new models are designed around those goals, while retaining the best features of predecessor […]

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Bobcat Company Introduces First 3D Grade Control System for Compact Loaders

A partnership between Bobcat Company and Trimble has produced the first-ever 3D grade control system solution for use with Bobcat® skid-steer loaders, compact track loaders and all-wheel steer loaders. A partnership between Bobcat Company and Trimble has produced the first-ever 3D grade control system solution for use with Bobcat® skid-steer loaders, compact track loaders and […]

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