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Important Tips For Buying a Backhoe Loader From CASE

When buying a backhoe loader, it’s important to understand and differentiate between the specs offered with each machine. Knowing what’s most important to you and the work required will help your new backhoe loader be most productive in the long run. Tip 1: Ask the Right Questions A few of the very first questions you […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Launches the New PC390LC-11 Hydraulic Excavator

Komatsu America Corp. introduces the PC390LC-11 hydraulic excavator. With a net horsepower of 257 hp. (192 kW), the PC390LC-11 is powered by a Komatsu SAA6D114E-6 engine, which is EPA Tier 4 Final emissions certified. Komatsu’s Tier 4 Final engines are built on the solid foundation that started in 1996 with the introduction of Komatsu’s first […]

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CAT Refined D3K2, K4K2, and K5K2 Models Deliver Reduced Emissions and New Production-Enhancing Features

The new Cat® D3K2, D4K2, and D5K2 Track Type Tractors have a refined design that includes engines meeting U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV emissions standards and new features and options that further enhance performance in utility and grading applications. The new models add customer value with such features as Automatic Traction-Control, Slope-Indicate, and […]

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CASE Launches New SR270 and SV300: The Industry’s First Tier 4 Final Skid Steer Models with SCR Technology

CASE Construction Equipment became the first manufacturer to offer skid steer loaders with selective catalytic reduction (SCR) technology with the introduction of the SR270 radial-lift skid steer and the SV300 vertical-lift skid steer. The brand new SR270 becomes the industry’s largest radial lift skid steer with a rated operating capacity of 2,700 pounds at 90 […]

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New Ditch Witch Footings Machine Fast and Efficient

The Ditch Witch organization introduces the SK850 footings machine, which is designed to create trenches up to 16 inches (41 cm) wide and up to 36 inches (91 cm) deep for slab construction on residential and commercial jobsites. With its specialized, heavy-duty chain and Tier 4, 37-hp (27.6-kW) diesel engine, the SK850 footings machine creates […]

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Temporary Stairs Reinvented - Safer Access to High Places

Scaffolding, ladders and temporary wood stairs can be some of the most dangerous areas of the work place posing a threat to your crew,business,as well as costly fines, injuries, lost man power and increased workman's compensation expenses. TeleFlight Stair Systems makes temporary stairs safe, increasing productivity and employee morale. It is the only UL Classified standardized […]

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CASE Introduces New Large-Frame TR340 and TV380: The Industry’s First Tier 4 Final Compact Track Loaders with SCR Technology

CASE Construction Equipment introduces the new TR340 and TV380 compact track loaders (CTLs): the first Tier 4 Final CTLs outfitted with selective catalytic reduction (SCR) technology. The TR340 rounds out the CASE lineup of large-frame CTLs, now providing customers with both a radial-lift (TR340) and vertical-lift (TV380) design to choose from in the larger footprint. […]

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New CAT TL1055D and TL1255D Telehandlers Ease the Operator's Job and Feature Reduced Emissions

The new Cat® TL1055D and TL1255D Telehandlers build on the qualities of their C-Series predecessors with an engine that meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission standards, operator’s station enhancements, improved sight lines, and an expanded range of work tool attachments to increase the Telehandler versatility in jobsite applications. With respective rated lift capacities of […]

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Visit Rock & Dirt at the 2015 AED Summit & CONDEX

Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) will host its 2015 Summit & CONDEX at the Orlando World Center Marriott in Orlando, Florida February 10-13, 2015. The AED Summit & CONDEX is the premier annual convention designed specifically for the equipment distributor with opportunities to see new products, meet with current and prospective business partners, attend educational seminars, and network […]

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CASE Beefs Up Operating Capacities, Introduces New SR240 and SV280 Tier 4 Final Skid Steers

CASE Construction Equipment introduces the new SR240 and SV280 Tier 4 Final skid steers – two new machines that feature CASE’s maintenance-free particulate matter catalyst solution. Both machines represent new models in the CASE lineup that provide increased rated operating capacities while still delivering performance benefits associated with much of the CASE Alpha Series line […]

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Versatile Kenworth T880 Mixer Leads Kenworth Lineup at World of Concrete

Kenworth will feature its vocational flagship Kenworth T880 with a McNeilus 10.5-cubic yard mixer in its booth (C6212) during the 2015 World of Concrete Show Feb. 3-6 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Kenworth will once again be a prominent World of Concrete exhibitor, showcasing four of its construction models, including the heralded T880, which […]

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Peterbilt Introduces Model 567 Set-Forward Front Axle Configuration

Peterbilt launched a new set-forward front axle configuration for its flagship vocational Model 567 during the 2015 World of Concrete show in Las Vegas. The new truck is ideal for mixer and other weight-conscious applications. “The Model 567 SFFA (set-forward front axle) lets customers maximize payloads while helping meet state and federal bridge law requirements,” […]

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