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ALL Erection & Crane Rental Corp. Announces Major Manac Trailer Purchase

Corrosion-resistant Steel Will Extend Life of Fleet ALL Erection & Crane Rental Corp. has added 108 new Manac specialty trailers to its fleet, a significant acquisition that broadens the company’s ability to offer complete door-to-door crane service. Of the 108 total specialty trailers, 104 feature galvanized steel decks for reduced maintenance and resistance to chips, […]

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Liebherr LTR 1220 Shows Its Qualities for Mining Operations

Since the start of 2014 an LTR 1220 telescopic crawler crane has been performing superbly in Peru in very difficult conditions. The new crane is operating in a copper-zinc mine in the Andes almost 5,000 metres above sea level. Gruas Alquileres S.A., the owner of the Liebherr crane is very satisfied with its investment: The […]

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Volvo EC350E Switches Tasks with Ease

The EC350E crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment features a powerful Tier 4 Final/Stage IV engine, combining superior efficiency, productivity and ease of transportation in general earthmoving applications. The new Volvo EC350E crawler excavator is an exceptionally productive machine that lowers operating costs through reduced fuel consumption and simple maintenance requirements in general applications. Powered […]

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CASE Offers New Snow Removal Package for Skid Steers

CASE Construction Equipment has released a new Snow Removal Package for the SR250 and SV300 skid steers that optimizes the machine for snow removal applications and simplifies the ordering process through the CASE dealer network. The 90 horsepower SR250 (radial lift) from CASE Construction Equipment offers a rated operating capacity of 2,500 pounds (2,700 pounds […]

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50th Liebherr LTM 11200-9.1 Mobile Crane Sold

For a crane of this lifting capacity class, it is an excellent interim result: In September, the fiftieth Liebherr LTM 11200-9.1 large crane was delivered. The mobile crane with a maximum lifting capacity of 1200 tonnes was sent to the Japanese company Yamagata. In July, Yamagata's managing director, Koichi Sambonsuge, visited the Liebherr factory in […]

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Volvo EC480E Sets the Standard for Efficient Excavation

The Tier 4 Final/Stage IV-compliant EC480E crawler excavator from Volvo Construction Equipment combines superior efficiency, productivity and durability for maximum profitability in quarry and mass excavation applications. The heavy-duty Volvo EC480E crawler excavator is an exceptionally productive machine that lowers operating costs through reduced fuel consumption and simple maintenance requirements. Powered by a proven Tier […]

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The Art of the Compact Track Loader from CASE

Compact Track Loaders (CTL) provides three significant advantages: lower ground pressure for operating over terrain where utilities and other systems may sit just below the surface, the ability to minimize impact on finished surfaces (less rutting) and the ability to provide greater stability/flotation. While CTLs and skid steer loaders are often discussed interchangeably, they are […]

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Caterpillar Reaches Milestone of 75,000 Wheel Tractor-Scrapers

Caterpillar Inc. employees marked a major milestone today, commemorating the production of 75,000 wheel tractor-scrapers at the Decatur, Illinois facility. The historic machine, an open-bowl, twin-engine 627K, is built to move high volumes of material quickly and economically with optimum fuel efficiency. “Scraper sales have been rebounding steadily in North America since the last downturn,” […]

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Manhattan Beach Contractor Puts Heavy Duty Wheel Loader to Work

Manhattan Beach, California is a prime location for those looking for the true experience of living in an oceanside community: mere blocks from the beach, it offers the best of California weather and culture. It’s almost always sunny, and rarely are heat or air conditioning required. Construction isn’t the first thing you think of when […]

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Komatsu America Launches WA200-7 Wheel Loader with T4i Engine

Komatsu America Corp. introduces the WA200-7 wheel loader. With a net horsepower of 126 hp (94 kW), the WA200-7 is powered by an EPA Tier 4 Interim emission certified Komatsu engine. Built on its proven Tier 3 engine platform, Komatsu leveraged its leadership in technology and innovation to design a more environmentally friendly engine. Fuel […]

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Value of Remote Monitoring for Equipment Maintenance from CASE

While contractors choose to use telematics for different reasons, many appreciate the value it delivers in the form of remote monitoring for equipment maintenance - and with good reason: It streamlines the care and service of equipment, while saving time and money in the process. Here’s a refresher on telematics and how it can take […]

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Brandt Introduces New Hydraulic Quick Coupler for Compact Excavators

Brandt Equipment Solutions Ltd. is now in full production of our new Compact Excavator Hydraulic Quick Coupler. This innovative new coupler is sold exclusively for the Deere 27D, 35D, 35G, 50D, 50G, 60D and 60G Compact Excavators. Unveiled at the 2014 ConExpo event in Las Vegas, all of the coupler’s features were showcased at the […]

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