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John Deere Introduces the 244L & 324L Compact Wheel Loaders

Offering operators increased productivity and significantly faster travel speeds, John Deere redesigned its K-Series compact wheel loader models with the introduction of the 244L and 324L compact wheel loaders. Ideal for landscape/snow removal, ag material handling and construction tasks, the new models round out the full line of L-Series compact wheel loaders available from John Deere. “Our next generation […]

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Caterpillar® Announces Two New Ultra-Class Trucks

Caterpillar continues to expand its mining truck offering to give mining companies the flexibility to choose what meets their needs and preferences. Following the successful introduction of the 794 AC 291-tonne (320-ton) capacity truck at MINExpo 2016 and investments to further advance the 797F 363-tonne (400-ton) mechanical-drive truck, Caterpillar is now introducing the 798 AC […]

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CASE Announces New C Series Motor Graders

New motor graders provide feature-driven solutions for municipalities and small-to-mid-size site prep contractors. CASE Construction Equipment introduces the all-new C Series motor graders. Two new models deliver a wide offering of new weights, horsepower ratings and feature-driven grading solutions for municipalities, as well as small-to-mid-size site prep, road-maintenance and general construction businesses. These new motor […]

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Cat® 330 and 330 GC Next Generation Excavators Deliver Increased Efficiency and Lower Operating Costs

The Next Generation 30-ton size class excavators from Caterpillar — the 330 and 330 GC — increase operating efficiency, lower fuel and maintenance costs, and improve operator comfort compared to previous models. The new excavators offer unique combinations of features designed to match contractors’ productivity and cost targets. Delivering high-production performance, the new Cat® 330 […]

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John Deere Unveils All-New 655K and 755K Crawler Loaders Equipped With Final Tier 4 Engine Technology

Continuing to build on the strengths of the K-Series lineup, John Deere announces the introduction of the 655K and 755K Final Tier 4 crawler loaders. These machines serve as the latest additions to the crawler loader line and provide operators with increased productivity and uptime, along with lower daily operating costs. Designed and manufactured in Dubuque, […]

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John Deere Dealer Provides Backhoes to Aid Hurricane Recovery

Following the devastation of Hurricane Michael, Beard Equipment and John Deere donated the use of a John Deere backhoe to four local counties and municipalities in the Florida Panhandle. The cities of Lynn Haven, Callaway, and Mexico Beach and Jackson County experienced serious damage as a result of the hurricane, which made landfall in the […]

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Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute Announces New Board of Directors Slate

The Concrete Reinforcing Steel Institute (CRSI) announces the election of two members to its Board of Directors for three-year terms: Mary Becker, Nucor Steel Sedalia LLC Spence Peters, Steel Dynamics, Inc. “I am excited that Mary and Spence have been appointed to this new role as they are active and engaged members within the Institute. […]

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Messick’s Free Christmas Light Show opens for its 6th year to raise donations for local charities

Messick’s in Elizabethtown is excited to announce the opening of their Christmas Light Show for its 6th year. The show is free and open to the public who can drive up and enjoy the lights and music from the comfort of their car. Over the past five years Messick’s Christmas Light Show has raised $167,343.62 […]

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John Deere Grapples Pack Power and Reliability Into Job Site Cleanup

Continuing to expand its offering of job site cleanup solutions, John Deere is introducing the new GS66B, GS72B, GS78B, GS84B scrap grapple buckets and GR72B and GR84B rock grapple buckets into its ever-expanding line of Worksite Pro™ attachments. The scrap grapple buckets are ideal for scrap handling, recycling center use, disaster cleanup and job site cleanup applications […]

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CAB GLASS ADDED TO H&R’S NEW AFTERMARKET PARTS OFFERING

H&R Construction Parts & Equipment, Inc. announced that they have added Cabin Glass to their new products line up supporting the major manufacturers of excavators, forestry applications, and scrap handlers.  The Cabin Glass is available through their online site or by contacting one of their Parts Specialist at 800.333.0650.  As a market leader of alternative […]

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Updated Volvo Site Simulation Helps Customers Lower Total Cost of Production

The next-generation Volvo Site Simulation uses enhanced real-time data to help customers optimize site productivity and maximize profitability. Volvo Site Simulation increases efficiency and profits by providing customers with tools to reduce their total cost per ton. By analyzing worksite conditions and operational goals, Volvo can offer advice on the proper site setup for optimum […]

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WATCH HOW A HOLLYWOOD ACTION HERO GIVES VOLVO EXCAVATORS THE BOOT CAMP TREATMENT

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has teamed up with Swedish star Dolph Lundgren to showcase the ultimate in excavator endurance in stunt-filled mini-movie Pump It Up. Revealing the toughness, versatility and intelligent engineering behind Volvo CE’s full range of excavators, the film tests the limits of heavy equipment during an exhilarating and entertaining army bootcamp, led […]

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