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Komatsu America to provide conversion kits for Tier 4 equipment in countries where Ultra Low Sulfur Diesel (ULSD) fuel is unavailable

Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, today announced that to support current and future demand for pre-owned machines and fleets in countries where ULSD fuel is not available, Komatsu will make a new service available through our authorized Distributors and affiliates, beginning summer, 2015. Innovative design, quality manufacturing and Komatsu CARE®, a […]

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Powerful and Nimble John Deere Utility-Class Wheel Loaders Latest Models to Undergo Updates

John Deere continues to update its K-Series wheel loader lineup to adhere to Final Tier 4 emissions standards and better meet the needs of today's operators. The 444K, 524K and 544K utility-class wheel loaders are designed for jobs that demand extra agility and ability on the jobsite or at the farm. "The goal in updating our […]

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Liebherr Unveils New 500-Tonne LR 1500 Crawler Crane at Customer Days

Liebherr unveils new crane models and innovations from its mobile and crawler crane division on 17 and 18 June 2015 at its customer days. One special highlight is the presentation of its completely newly developed LR 1500 500-tonne crawler crane. The completely newly developed crawler crane delivers the load capacities of the 500-tonne crawler crane […]

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Top 5 Reasons to Own a Compact Wheel Loader from CASE

When deciding what new machine to add to their fleet, operators are faced with a variety of options, each with their own advantages and disadvantages. With its fuel efficiency and durability, the compact wheel loader should be at the top of the list. Compact wheel loaders are normally defined as smaller-sized wheel loaders with 80 […]

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Kirby-Smith Machinery, Inc. recently promoted JD Young as its new Chief Financial Officer.

Young came to Kirby-Smith in April 2015 as a Controller. He was then quickly promoted to the CFO position in June 2015, after former CFO Keith Tippett retired. Young has spent the past 13+ years with a Dallas-based machinery dealer and has held the CFO position at three previous companies as well. “I’ve inherited a […]

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About ICUEE 2015

The International Construction and Utility Equipment Exposition (ICUEE), also known as The Demo Expo, is the premiere event for utility industry professionals to gain comprehensive insight into the latest technologies, innovations, insights, and trends affecting their industry. At ICUEE 2015, attendees will have an opportunity to: Visit with more than 850 leading manufacturers. Explore the […]

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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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