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New Dual-Lock Tilt Coupler Available for CAT Mini Hydraulic Excavators

The new Cat® Dual-Lock Tilt (DLT) pin-grabber-type hydraulic coupler, available for 5- and 8-ton Cat mini hydraulic excavators, increases machine versatility with the ability to rotate work tools through a 180-degree arc. The design provides optimum flexibility and efficiency in applications such as finish grading, demolition, ditch cleaning, and landscaping—eliminating the need and expense of […]

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Zero Tail Swing Bobcat E20 Compact Excavator Features Retractable Undercarriage and Improved Cab Design

Bobcat Company has introduced its new Zero Tail Swing (ZTS) E20 compact excavator, which can handle the toughest jobs in confined spaces. The 13.9-horsepower model features a retractable undercarriage, unmatched cab comfort, increased uptime protection, attachment readiness and an ease of serviceability, all of which provide operators with an excavator unlike any other. The Bobcat® […]

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CAT 297D and 297D XHP Feature Innovative Design for Optimum Performance, Control, and Operator Comfort and Convenience

The new Cat® 297D and 297D XHP Multi Terrain Loaders feature a dual suspension undercarriage, completely new modular cab, redesigned vertical lift loader linkage with Cat Intelligent Leveling, larger engines and enhanced performance compared with C Series models. New electronic controls and the new Advanced Display enhance operator efficiency and an available industry-exclusive rearview camera […]

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ALL Strengthens Fleet with Seven-Crane Grove Package

The ALL Family of Companies has expanded their impressive fleet of rough-terrain, all-terrain and hydraulic truck cranes with the addition of seven (7) new Grove machines. With varying sizes and capacities, these cranes offer customers an ever-wider selection of new equipment, increasing ALL’s ability to remain a leading source for the most technologically advanced cranes […]

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New Schweiss Container and Show Trailer Doors Open Up Possibilities

Shipping and commercial containers come in many forms and sizes, but many don’t have door accessibility. Even dealing with conventional containers with a door located at the end can be a hassle. Now Schweiss Doors can make any container, whether it be for backyard storage, rail or ship transport, much more user-friendly by fitting it […]

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Right on Target: Intelligent Compaction Drives Quality and Productivity from CASE

Compaction equipment is about as straight forward as it gets: weight, movement and vibration are used to compact construction materials (soil, gravel, asphalt) to required specifications. But there is a science to that compaction, and intelligent compaction technologies – ranging from simple meters to automated systems that adjust machine performance for the operator – help […]

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CAT Skid Steer Standard Security System Helps Recover Stolen Machines

Small and compact machines are susceptible to theft because they’re easy to transport and often hold high resale value. Cygnus Business Media’s 2014 Construction Theft Survey reports that 83 percent of construction equipment owners were victims of theft and 64 percent never recovered the equipment. In fact, one company’s experience with machine theft led to […]

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Liebherr LTM 11200-9.1 Mobile Crane Installs 3 MW Wind Power Plant

Karl Hartinger Kranbetrieb GmbH & Co. KG in Warburg-Rimbeck, North Rhine-Westphalia (Germany) relies on 1200-ton telescopic cranes from Liebherr. For lifting tasks that are usually carried out using lattice boom cranes, Hartinger uses the strong, flexible LTM 11200-9.1 and LTR 11200 telescopic cranes. In particular in the installation of wind power plants, this has proved […]

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CAT Tier 4 Technology Committed to Customer Success

Caterpillar equips every Tier 4 Interim/Stage IIIB engine with ACERT™ technology with an ideal combination of electronic, fuel, air and aftertreatment components, based on engine size, the type of application and the geographic location in which it will work. Applying technologies systematically and strategically optimizes them to meet our customers’ high expectations for productivity, fuel […]

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Ditch Witch RT45 Trencher Features Powerful Tier 4 Engine

The Ditch Witch organization announces numerous upgrades to its RT45 ride-on trencher, the rental industry’s number one choice in its horsepower class for the last 50 years. Among its new features, the RT45 offers a Tier 4, 49-hp (36.5-kW) Deutz® diesel engine designed for minimal maintenance and maximum operator productivity. The new engine offers a […]

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Volvo Stands Behind Machine Quality with Lifetime Frame and Structure Warranty

Volvo Construction Equipment stands behind the quality and integrity of its machines with a lifetime warranty on frame and structure components. Construction jobsites demand durable machines and Volvo guarantees their machines will withstand demanding worksite conditions or they will make it right, repairing or replacing the frame or other structural components should a defect occur […]

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Beyond the Bucket: The Amazing, Versatile and Incomparable Backhoe from CASE

Dig with one end – load and carry with the other. It’s that basic functionality that drives the initial purchase of a backhoe loader. For the owner/operator starting a business, it’s the perfect combination in a single machine. But that machine can grow with a contractor’s business and add greater functionality as needed – often […]

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