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Grove to Launch Successor to the Popular GMK3060 at bauma 2019

The new GMK3060L features a 48 m (157.5 ft) boom and significantly stronger load charts It will be available in both Euromot III/Tier 3 and Euromot V/Tier 4 Final engine emission standards Manitowoc Cranes will launch an upgrade of the three-axle Grove GMK3060 all-terrain crane at bauma 2019 in Munich. The new GMK3060L is based […]

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Manitowoc Will Unveil Six New Cranes and Several New Lifting Technologies at bauma 2019

Manitowoc will debut six completely-new crane models from its Potain and Grove ranges In addition, the booth will feature a 242 m2 technology pavilion Manitowoc will occupy a 3,300 m2 area with a two-story office building and terrace The booth locations are FS 1201, FS 1202 and FS 1302/1 Manitowoc will debut six new models […]

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Caterpillar Rewrites the Rules of the Jobsite at bauma Munich 2019

Caterpillar and its German dealer, Zeppelin Baumaschinen GmbH, will exhibit a wide range of equipment, technology, and services at bauma Munich, April 8-14, 2019. “Rewrite the Rules” is the Caterpillar theme, and displays will emphasize the renewed efficiencies and profitability that equipment users gain when partnering with Caterpillar—a partner providing customers the widest choice of […]

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CASE, Sonsray Machinery Provide Team Rubicon with Equipment for California Wildfire Response

CASE Construction Equipment and Sonsray Machinery have donated the use of a CX80C excavator to Team Rubicon for Operation Wind River. CASE Construction Equipment and Sonsray Machinery have donated the use of a CX80C excavator to Team Rubicon for Operation Wind River, a response to the wildfires that burned more than 23,000 acres between Orange […]

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KOBELCO USA Expands Dealer Network in Canada with New Partnerships

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA continues to expand representation in the North America market by adding Abi-Quip, Conaker Equipment, and Les Equipments Pinso Ltee to its growing dealer network. “We’re dedicated to providing customers with the value of industry-leading KOBELCO excavators through our nationwide dealer network,” says Jack Fendrick, Chief Operating Officer/Vice President at KOBELCO USA. […]

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JLG® LAUNCHES “CREWS ACROSS AMERICA” SWEEPSTAKES

JLG Industries, Inc., an Oshkosh Corporation company [NYSE:OSK] and a leading global manufacturer of aerial work platforms and telehandlers, has announced its “Crews Across America” sweepstakes, a contest designed in the company’s 50th year to celebrate the hard-working crews from coast to coast who use aerial work platforms and telescopic handlers. “When JLG started the […]

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KOBELCO USA Announces New Leadership for Excavator and Crane Divisions

KOBELCO Construction Machinery USA is pleased to announce the appointment of Jack Fendrick as Chief Operating Officer/Vice President over both Excavator and Crane Divisions. Although new to his titles, Fendrick is very familiar with the KOBELCO brand. He has held several positions at KOBELCO USA since joining the company in 1996 and is experienced in […]

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BOMAG & Komatsu America Distribution Pact Paves the Way to New Roadbuilding and Construction Market Opportunities

BOMAG Americas, Inc. and Komatsu America Corp. are pleased to announce that Komatsu’s six company owned dealerships (Edward Ehrbar, Komatsu Equipment Company, Komatsu Northeast, Komatsu Southwest, Midlantic Machinery and Pine Bush Equipment) have entered into an arrangement for the sale and support of BOMAG compaction, milling, paving and reclaiming/stabilizing equipment for roadbuilding and other construction […]

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Volvo CE Opens Parts Distribution Center in Canada

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has opened a new parts distribution center in Toronto, Canada, to better serve its customers in the country. The new facility is part of the company’s strategy to ensure the highest uptime in the industry, as it cuts parts delivery time and enables dealers to restock both common and business-critical […]

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New Cat® Multi-Processors Feature Quick-Change Jaws, Greater Cutting/Crushing Forces, Increased Speed, Durable Design

Three new Cat® MP332, MP345, and MP365 Multi-Processor models are heavy-duty, high-production tools that accept multiple interchangeable jaws for taking on a variety of specialized demolition tasks. The new models, compared with previous models, can cycle 50 percent faster and generate up to 19 percent greater cutting/crushing forces. An innovative locking system enables a single […]

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Minimizer Releases New Steerable Axle Fender Bracket Kit

Minimizer has developed a new steerable axle fender bracket kit for use with a Watson Chalin SL20K-2065 axle. “This is about meeting demand,” Minimizer technical manager Gordon Eby said.  “This particular Watson Chalin axle is fairly new, and we started getting a number of requests for a kit that would work on that axle, so […]

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Cat® 990K Aggregate Handler Boosts Wheel Loader Production in Rehandling Applications

Caterpillar introduces the 990K Aggregate Handler, designed to handle greater payloads in aggregates yard applications. With as much as a 25 percent payload increase, as compared to the standard 990K, the new Aggregate Handler enables customers to load trucks and railcars faster and to move more material in load-and-carry and stockpile management tasks. The Cat® […]

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