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Komatsu Focus at MinEXPO 2016: Integrated Machine Technology and Improved Mine Performance

Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer will be a major exhibitor at this month’s MINExpo INTERNATIONAL 2016 in Las Vegas, NV. At Booth 7027, Komatsu will showcase innovative machines and solutions that drive mine optimization. Among machines on display will be several Tier-4 Final machines, including an ultra-class dump truck, hydraulic shovel, […]

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Ditch Witch Introduces Three Turbocharged Utility Tractors

Three new, turbocharged utility tractors from Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, give operators the power to get jobs done more efficiently and with greater comfort. Designed with hardworking operators in mind, the new models—RT105, RT125 and the RT125 Quad tractor—each feature innovative control consoles and operator's stations. Easy-to-read gauges and 120-degree seat rotation […]

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Excavating Solutions & IDigBest Company Profile

Excavating Solutions and IDigBest are sister companies specializing in innovative advancements for the heavy equipment industry.  Their mission is to be an industry leader in delivering labor and fuel savings, while reducing operator fatigue and errors through a lineup of patented highly efficient products. IDigBest is technology based, focusing on grade assist/ machine control for […]

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The evolution of excavator control…

Big advances on the horizon.  IDigBest’s latest Grade Assist system continues to be the leader in the excavator machine control market.  Operators are praising the system for it’s one-touch operations; fatigue reducing advances and confidence building finished project.  The combination of flat bucketing while holding grade are producing industry changing results.  Companies are seeing large […]

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MCM Management Corp. Equipment Liquidation 2 Online Auctions

Auctioneer’s Note: MCM Management Corp. has recently completed 4 of the largest demolition/recycling projects in the country, and as part of ongoing operations and to reflect a change in scope for future work, they have elected to sell a large assortment of quality machinery & equipment with Orbitbid.com in conjunction with Hilco Industrial. Equipment will […]

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Highly Advanced Facial Protection With Brass Knuckle® Vader Combo

Splash goggle/face shield combo with one-of-a-kind anti-fog coating If your job leaves you exposed to any kind of wetness or debris being thrown into your face, you need protection—from the sun, from impact, from splash—and even from dangerous, temporarily impaired vision caused by your eye protection fogging up. These combined hazards require a combined solution. […]

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INJECTOR TESTING SHOWS CAT® FILTERS CAN DECREASE COST PER HOUR UP TO 80%

Caterpillar subjected five brands of fuel filters to intense testing simulating real-world conditions. Only the Cat® filter reached the end of the test before fuel injector failure. As injector pressures inside today’s engines increase, maximizing injector life means limiting the size and number of particles that get through the fuel filter. While all fuel filters […]

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John Deere Integrates SmartGrade™ Technology Into the 750K and 850K Dozer Models

John Deere is building on its lineup of SmartGrade™ crawler dozers with the integration of the machine control offering on the 750K and 850K models. Adding SmartGrade availability on these larger machines will improve job site accuracy and quality of work through the complete integration of the Topcon 3D-MC2 Grade Control System. The system is […]

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CASE 1021F Powers Granite Quarry

Scott Construction Inc., Lake Delton, Wis., is one of Wisconsin's leading asphalt surfacing companies, and the largest chip seal contractor in the state. To support the amount of chip seal work the company performs throughout Wisconsin and Minnesota (regional suppliers couldn’t keep up with the demand), the company began mining granite out of the new […]

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IronPlanet to be Acquired by Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers

Ritchies Bros. to acquire IronPlanet to accelerate its customer centric multi-channel diversification strategy. Increases customer choice; enhances online offerings; provides penetration into large, additional segments Business combination expected to significantly increase growth in revenue and earnings; effectively uses strength of Ritchie Bros.’ balance sheet Transaction expected to be accretive to earnings within first year (excluding […]

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Subject: Kirby-Smith Machinery Introduces New Vice President of Sales, Del Keffer

Kirby-Smith Machinery is pleased to announce the hiring of Del Keffer as Vice President of Sales. Keffer will manage the direction of Kirby-Smith Machinery’s corporate sales and rental strategy to support organizational objectives as the company positions itself for further growth and development. His office will located at Kirby-Smith’s Dallas branch. Vice President and Chief […]

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Milling Made Simple With the New John Deere Cold Planer Attachment Line-Up

Transform your skid steer, compact track loader (CTL) or compact wheel loader into an efficient milling machine with the latest addition to the John Deere Worksite Pro™ attachment lineup, the D-Series cold planers. These attachments are ideal for customers performing street repairs, matching uneven pavement surfaces, cutting drainage in parking lots and cleaning up around […]

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