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New Kenworth T880 Brochure

The new Kenworth T880 brochure features comprehensive information on Kenworth's flagship vocational truck. Kenworth T880 Brochure Available in day cab and 52-inch sleeper configurations, the Kenworth T880 is especially suited for vocational customers who want a durable, reliable and productive truck for demanding dump, mixer, heavy haul, oilfield, logging and refuse applications. The 26-page Kenworth […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the HM300-5 Articulated Dump Truck

Komatsu America Corp. introduces its HM300-5 articulated dump truck. The HM300 Tier 4 Final was exhibited earlier this year at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2014. Featuring a net 324 HP (242 kW), the HM300-5 is powered by a Komatsu SAA6D125E-7 engine that is EPA Tier 4 Final emissions certified. Komatsu’s Tier 4 Final engines are built on the […]

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CASE M Series Dozers Named One of Equipment Today’s Top 50 New Products for 2014

CASE Construction Equipment’s M Series crawler dozers have been named as one of the 2014 Contractors’ Top 50 New Products. The Contractors’ Top 50 list was compiled based on total reader inquiries from Equipment Today magazine as well as user engagement on ForConstructionPros.com over a 12-month period. “Our engineers relied on extensive customer feedback to […]

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From a 747 to Scrap in Just 4 Days Using CAT Excavators

Ever wonder what happens to old planes when they reach the end of their service lives? Brandon Arnold, owner of Custom Construction & Roofing in Roswell, New Mexico, can tell you—his company has used Cat® equipment to demolish more than 40 planes in the past year. “It just looked cool,” Arnold said, describing how he […]

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Dependable Kenworth C500s Deliver in Extreme Working Conditions for ATK Oilfield Transportation

With a fleet of 65 Kenworth C500s, ATK Oilfield Transportation provides oil rig moving services throughout the oilfields of Western Canada and Texas. Founded by Artie Kos, who previously had built and sold one of the largest privately-held trucking companies in Canada, ATK was launched in 2010 with brand new Kenworth C500s carrying the load. […]

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Local Metropolitan Detroit Industrial Disposition Team is Awarded Contract to Sell Detroit’s Excess Municipal Transportation and Utility Maintenance Assets

Hilco Industrial (www.hilcoind.com) announced that it has been awarded the contract to manage the sale of an extensive list of the City of Detroit’s (COD) surplus transportation, rolling stock and public utility maintenance vehicles. As one of the nation’s leading experts at buying and selling industrial machinery and equipment, including marketing thousands of vehicles for […]

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CAT M318F and M320F Wheel Excavators Deliver Added Performance, Operator Convenience, Low Costs

When designing the new Cat® M318F and M320F Wheel Excavators, Caterpillar solicited customer input for characteristics considered important. Heading the list were initial quality and reliability, low operating costs, operator comfort and safety, simplicity of operation and maintenance, durability, and environmental friendliness. The new models are designed around those goals, while retaining the best features […]

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CASE Debuts S Series Multi-fit Coupler

CASE Construction Equipment is breaking new ground with the introduction of a new CASE S Series Multi-fit Coupler. By using a coupler system, contractors can transform their hydraulic excavators into a multi-tool carrier capable of carrying out a number of tasks all while staying in the comfort of the cab. This genuine twin-locking coupler is […]

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CAT 824K Wheel Dozer Delivers Efficient Productivity with Long Term Durability for Optimum Value

The new Cat® 824K Wheel Dozer builds on the solid performance of predecessor models with engineering refinements in its power train, operator station and structures, and in features that enhance safety, serviceability and machine management. With a net power rating of 405 horsepower (302 kW) and a maximum operating weight of 74,966 pounds (34 004 […]

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Nortrax Promotes Neth to Director of Human Resources, North America

Nortrax is pleased to announce the appointment of Curt Neth to Director of Human Resources for Nortrax, North America. In this new capacity, Neth will lead the Nortrax Human Resource strategy, processes and support for the Nortrax enterprise. Neth joined Nortrax in March of 2005 as a Regional Human Resource manager for Ohio and Tennessee. […]

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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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