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New Volvo EC140E Offers Industry-Leading Efficiency & Comfort

The EC140E excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment boasts increased fuel efficiency, increased power and updated in-cab controls for unparalleled productivity, comfort and low total cost of ownership. Equipped with a Tier 4 Final Volvo D4 engine, the new Volvo EC140E crawler excavator features a 5 percent increase in engine power and 10 percent improvement in […]

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Mustang Cat to Host Open House Event in League City

WHAT: Mustang Cat is hosting an Open House event at its new League City facility located at 1281 Butler Road. The event will begin with a ribbon cutting ceremony at 1 p.m. which will be conducted by League City Mayor Tim Paulissen as well as Texas City and League City Chamber of Commerce members. The […]

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Tips for Keeping Your Equipment Running During the Hot, Hot Summer From CASE

Summertime means hotter temperatures, humidity, increased sun exposure and dry conditions. All of that, combined with a heavy summer workload, can result in a new set of maintenance and equipment challenges. Increased heat and humidity forces components to work harder than normal and wear at a faster rate. Preventative maintenance and close monitoring of machines […]

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John Deere E-Series Articulated Dump Trucks Feature a Load of New Updates

Bolstered with big updates, the new 370E, 410E and 460E articulated dump trucks (ADTs) are designed to keep materials moving and profits flowing. The three models are highlighted by an EPA Final Tier 4 (FT4)/EU Stage IV John Deere PowerTech™ diesel engine and a pressurized Deere-designed cab – both of which combine to boost productivity and […]

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$100 Million of Hi-Tech Sapphire Fabrication and Inspection Equipment up for Auction on BidSpotter.com

BidSpotter.com, the world leader in interactive live and timed auctions, will be providing online bidding on behalf of BidIndustrial.com for the GT Advanced Technologies (GTAT) Sapphire Fabrication & Inspection Equipment auction. This is truly one of the largest industrial auctions ever with $100 million worth of nearly new machinery and equipment from GTAT’s sapphire production […]

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Volvo EC20D Compact Excavator Packs a Mighty Punch

The new EC20D from Volvo Construction Equipment offers largest-in-class cab and exceptional lifting capacity in a compact and fuel-efficient, but extremely tough package. The new D-Series compact excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) features a Volvo D0.9A Tier 4 Final engine that is 10 percent more fuel efficient when equipped with the auto engine […]

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The Equipment Walkaround From CASE

Equipment manufacturers talk a lot about advanced technology – and with good reason – but one of the most important actions an equipment owner or operator can take for the good of their machine requires very little technology at all: the pre- and post-operation walkaround. Equipment owners likely do this now, to an extent – […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces The New PC210LC-11 Hydraulic Excavator

More horsepower, consumes less fuel and one of the quietest cabs in its class Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today introduced the new PC210LC-11 hydraulic excavator, a versatile, all-purpose construction machine. Featuring a 165 horsepower, EPA Tier 4 final, SAA6D107E-3 engine, the new PC210LC-11 packs up to seven more horsepower than […]

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Kirby Smith Machinery, Inc. and Major Wire Industries Limited Offer Screen Maintenance Simplified Seminars

Kirby-Smith Machinery, Inc. is happy to announce that our Parts & Service Representative Tom Costello is hosting two Screen Maintenance Simplified Seminars that you will not want to miss!  Join us on either Tuesday, June 14, 2015, in Fayetteville, KS, or on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, in Independence, MO.  This training will help you identify […]

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Wheel Loader Helps Contractor Achieve Sustainability from CASE

With 27 years in business and a mission statement of “Bioservices to grow on,” Chamness Technology focuses on capturing organic matter and converting it into something of value. With four compost sites located throughout the Midwest, the company takes commercial and industrial organic streams of material and converts it into soil-enhancing compost. For Chamness, the […]

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Excavator Size Classes: Defined from CASE

There are many standards for construction equipment manufacturers. Naming and size classification is not one of them. Each OEM has a different nomenclature and way of categorizing equipment. Our goal here is to break through the clutter and add definition to excavator size classes. Also, we’ll provide a few tips for sizing your next excavator. […]

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Cat® 336F L XE Hybrid Delivers Fuel-Efficient Production With Integrated Technology

The Cat® 336F L XE Hybrid features an integrated design that conserves fuel, optimizes performance, and captures and reuses energy. The machine delivers an estimated fuel savings of up to 20 percent compared with its standard 336 counterpart with no compromise in performance and no added maintenance costs. The new Cat Production Measurement system adds […]

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