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NORTRAX INVITES CUSTOMERS TO PLAY IN THE DIRT AT DEMO DAYS

Nortrax announces two demo day events coming to Northeastern Ontario. The events will showcase the latest and greatest John Deere construction equipment like the newest ADT Haul Trucks, 844K Wheel Loader, 650K and 850K Dozers, 350G and 470G Excavators and more. All equipment featured will be available for demo. John Deere and Nortrax product consultants […]

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Making the Grade: The Benefits of 2D Machine Guidance and Control Systems from CASE

When it comes to machine guidance and control technologies, most people think of large site prep and road building projects – but it’s not just for large dirt-moving applications. Whether it’s flatwork prep, trenching, foundation work or underwater dredging, a 2D precision solution can have an immediate impact on a contractor’s bottom line. When discussing […]

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Small Machines. Big Impact: Share Your Dream Project to Win a New John Deere G-Series Skid Steer or Compact Track Loader

How would you make a positive difference in your community if you won a new John Deere G-Series skid steer or compact track loader (CTL)? John Deere is asking that question in communities across the country through the launch of the “Small Machines. Big Impact.” contest. Through the contest, John Deere will collect community project ideas from the […]

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Volvo excavators win Highest Retained Value Awards from EquipmentWatch

The world’s leading information database for the construction industry honored two Volvo excavator series for retaining strong competitiveness in the resale market. Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) again showcased its competitive edge in the resale market when it received two 2017 Highest Retained Value Awards from EquipmentWatch, a leading information database for the construction industry. […]

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IronPlanet Produces Latest Webinar — “Predicting the Future of Equipment Machine Pricing – From Platforms to Performance Prediction Models”

Who:           What: IronPlanet®, a leading online marketplace for selling and buying used equipment and other durable assets, announced Episode 5 in its webinar series, set for April 26, 2017. The in-depth webinar is “Predicting the Future of Equipment Machine Pricing – From Platforms to Performance Prediction Models.” This educational and […]

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Performance, Fuel Efficiency Top Cat® 953K Track Loader Improvements

Greater productivity, improved implement and steering response, and up to 22 percent better fuel economy are at the top of a long list of improvements on the new Cat® 953K Track Loader. The versatile new crawler loader moves up to 22 percent more material per unit of fuel and also offers updated cab and safety […]

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ALLU TS® Drum Assembly – Versatile Processing Unit

ALLU introduces the new patented ALLU TS® drum assembly construction, which allows customers to achieve flexibility in performing multiple jobs with one unit, just by repositioning the standard screening blades. Manufactured for the existing ALLU D-Series material processor bucket frames, the core of the ALLU TS technology is the configuration of the screening blades that […]

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CASE Introduces CX290D Material Handler and CX290D Scrap Loader for Waste and Scrap Applications

New mid-sized CX290D models bring the performance advantages of the CASE D Series line to the scrap and waste handling industries CASE Construction Equipment has introduced two all-new crawler excavators to its D Series lineup: the CX290D material handler and CX290D scrap loader. With an operating weight of 72,100 pounds and lift capacities of up […]

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Cat TH514D Telehandler Features Load-Sensing Hydraulics, Enhanced Operator Comfort/Safety, Expanded Attachments Range

With a 100 horsepower (75 kW) Cat® C3.4B engine, a rated load capacity of 11,021 pounds (4 999 kg), and a maximum lift height of 45.5 feet (13.88 m), the new Cat TH514D telehandler has the power and specifications to handle demanding jobs on any construction site. The Cat TH514D’s updated hydraulic system provides fast, powerful, multi-function […]

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EY announces Gregory J. Owens, IronPlanet Chairman and CEO, as an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Northern California semifinalist

EY announced that Gregory J. Owens, IronPlanet Chairman and CEO, is a semifinalist for the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Northern California Region Award. Now celebrating its 31st year, the awards program recognizes entrepreneurs in over 145 cities and 60 countries who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in such areas as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to […]

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CASE Launches Combination Vibratory Roller

New DV45CC Combination Vibratory Roller (front drum with rear pneumatic tires) delivers smooth surface finish for small- to mid-size applications CASE Construction Equipment introduces the new DV45CC combination vibratory roller. The new vibratory roller compacts with the front drum and delivers a smooth finish with the rear pneumatic tires. An offset drum with tapered edge […]

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IronPlanet Returns to Des Moines, IA Area For Cat Auction Services Unreserved Public Auction

Cat Auction Services Sale Includes Wide Array of Equipment in Altoona, IA on April 12, 2017 Who: IronPlanet®, a leading online marketplace for selling and buying used equipment and other durable assets, today unveiled details and key highlights for its latest Des Moines, IA area Cat Auction Services Unreserved Public Auction. This on-site sale marks IronPlanet’s […]

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