Archive | May, 2017

CASE Announces Tier 4 Final Large-Frame Combination Vibratory Rollers

New DV209CD and DV210CD combination vibratory rollers (front drum with rear pneumatic tires) deliver smooth surface finish and reliable compaction performance. CASE Construction Equipment introduces two new combination vibratory rollers—the DV209CD and DV210CD. The new vibratory rollers compact with the front drum and deliver a smooth finish with rear pneumatic tires. The DV209CD and DV210CD […]

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Kirby-Smith Announces Hiring of Rickey Bailey as Vice President, Crane Division

Kirby-Smith Machinery, Inc., a leading equipment distributor and Manitowoc Certified Elite Dealer has announced the hiring of Rickey Bailey as Vice President, Crane Division. Bailey will be responsible for the strategy and oversight of Kirby-Smith’s crane operations, replacing the recently retired Ben Graham who had led the company’s Crane Division for over 16 years.  Prior […]

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Kirby-Smith Machinery, Inc. Announced as New Dealer for Takeuchi

Takeuchi-US, a global innovation leader in compact equipment, has added Kirby-Smith Machinery, Inc. to its dealer network, serving construction, paving, mining, pipeline, aggregate and industrial customers in Oklahoma and Texas. Established over 30 years ago in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Kirby-Smith now has 10 locations in the U.S. with Takeuchi products available in six of the dealer’s stores. […]

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Next generation Bobcat excavators feature design, performance and comfort enhancements

Bobcat Company has enhanced its industry-leading compact excavators with the all-new, next generation R-Series excavators. Featuring a bold, distinct design, R-Series excavators will help boost operator productivity and comfort, as well as machine uptime protection. The first R-Series excavators to launch will include the Bobcat® E32 and E35 in the popular 3- to 4-ton size […]

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Versatile and powerful: Liebherr presents the new L 514 and L 518 Stereoloaders®

The L 514 and L 518 Stereoloaders® are the new Stage IV / Tier 4f emission standards compliant models Both models are available as ‘Speeders’ with a maximum speed of 40 km/h Agile and versatile with proven stereo steering and new Z-unit bar linkage Both models will be available for order and delivery in the […]

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New John Deere Light Material High-Capacity Buckets Make Big Impact on G-Series Productivity

Designed to take advantage of the improved performance capabilities and boom design of the G-Series skid steers and compact track loaders (CTLs), John Deere now offers a 90-inch Light Material High-Capacity Bucket (LM90) as part of the ever-expanding lineup of Worksite Pro™ attachments. It features a high back for maximum capacity to cut through piles of […]

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Komatsu America Corp. announces the new D51EX/PX-24 crawler dozer

15 percent more productive and 13 percent more fuel efficient, this dozer is a versatile, earthwork and fine-grading all-around performer Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, introduced the new D51EX/PX-24 crawler dozer at CONEXPO-CONAGG 2017 today. Among the most versatile of all the Komatsu dozers, it features an updated, Tier 4 Final […]

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KOBELCO USA Introduces SK260 and SK300 High & Wide Excavators

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA, a world class crawler excavator manufacturer, is pleased to introduce the SK260 and SK300 High & Wide (H&W) models in North America. Designed specifically for forestry applications, these new excavators boast generous ground clearance and increased crawler width for ultimate performance on rough or hilly terrain. The KOBELCO SK260 and SK300 […]

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John Deere Loads Up on 30 New Bucket Options for Four-Wheel Drive Loaders

Designed to enhance productivity and efficiency, John Deere is debuting its enhanced production series buckets for the 744K-II, 824K-II and 844K-III wheel loader models. The enhanced production buckets offer several new features, including an improved bucket profile, integrated narrow spill guards, bushed static bucket pin joints and optional wear plating. “In speaking with wheel loader users […]

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Top 15 Considerations for Maintaining Undercarriage Health and Productivity from CASE

The undercarriage of a machine represents a significant portion of a piece of equipment’s purchase price. Proper maintenance and operation practices are critical for protecting your equipment investment. Undercarriage maintenance is critical to the overall productivity of a machine. It is the mechanism that gives tracked machines much of their power and stability. It also […]

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Caterpillar Introduces Cat® RP12000 E Portable Generators in US and Canada

Caterpillar is expanding the Cat® RP Series portable generators line with the introduction of the RP12000 E. The new generator fills out the top of the series, delivering 12kW of running power and new features to meet the specific needs of the “pro-sumer” – emergency home back-up, DIY enthusiasts and contractors. The RP Series initially […]

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Kirby-Smith Promotes Jason Rogers to Service Manager, Pipeline Services

Kirby-Smith Machinery, Inc., a leading Komatsu distributor, recently promoted Jason Rogers to Service Manager, Pipeline Services. He was promoted from his previous role as Product Service Manager in Tulsa. As Service Manager of Kirby-Smith’s Pipeline Division, Rogers will support the needs of the equipment distributor’s customers throughout the United States. Jason has over 20 years’ […]

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