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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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Liebherr Simulator (LiSIM) for Operator Training on Deep Foundation Equipment and Crawler Cranes up to 300 t

Liebherr launched LiSIM for operator training on deep foundation equipment and crawler cranes up to 300 t for the first time at Conexpo 2014 in Las Vegas (USA). The simulator is not only available as easy-to-transport containerized solution but also as classroom solution and as space-saving cab solution.               […]

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CASE Expands Construction Equipment Manufacturing in Iowa

CNH Industrial N.V. (NYSE: CNHI / MI: CNHI) and CASE Construction Equipment announced it is investing $24 million to expand production in Burlington, Iowa with the addition of the company’s M Series crawler dozer production line. The expansion will create approximately 50 full-time jobs. Preparations will begin later this year and production on the new […]

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Bobcat and Doosan Open Acceleration Center for Advanced Innovation in Design, Testing and Training

Bobcat Company and Doosan recently opened the doors to their new Acceleration Center, ushering in a generation of advanced product innovation and accelerated learning to benefit customers, dealers and employees worldwide. The facility — located within Bismarck, North Dakota’s Northern Plains Commerce Centre — will be home to 175 individuals tasked with initial design, prototype […]

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JLG 1500SJ Boom Lift is Contractors' Top Choice for Second Consecutive Year

For the second year in a row, the 1500SJ telescopic boom lift from JLG Industries, Inc. was the gold winner as the top choice of contractors in Roads & Bridges magazine’s Contractor’s Choice Awards competition - aerial work platform (AWP) category. “This award is particularly meaningful because the 1500SJ was selected as the best in […]

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RoadBuilders' Subsidiary Offers Sandblasting and Paint Services to Make Old Equipment Look Like New

To your customers, competitors and the general public, the condition of your equipment on a jobsite says a lot about your company. If your machines are beaten up, rusted out and dirty, the impression to outsiders is probably not positive. On the other hand, if they are clean, bright and good-looking, that’s a great advertisement. […]

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Hilco Industrial to Conduct Private Treaty Sale for Global Geophysical Services

Bids on Unique Seismic Machinery and Equipment Assets due August 22 Missouri City, Texas – July 23,, 2014: Hilco Industrial LLC will conduct a private treaty sales process in Missouri City, Texas through August 22nd, 2014, to sell machinery and equipment no longer necessary in the continuing operations of Global Geophysical Services, Inc. Full details […]

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Volvo H-Series Wheel Loaders Deliver Lower Emissions and Fuel Consumption in the 18-22 Ton Class

The L110H and L120H wheel loaders from Volvo Construction Equipment, featuring a powerful Tier 4 Final/Stage IV-certified engine, meet strict emissions legislation, while improving fuel efficiency by up to 18 percent with the OptiShift transmission. New Volvo L110H and L120H wheel loaders are among the company’s most environmental and fuel-efficient machines to date. The company’s […]

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Schweiss Doors Introduces Super Reinforced Doors for Agricultural Grain Storage Buildings

Schweiss Doors recently introduced the first of a new line of doors built and designed specifically for grain / corn storage. Why use a regular bunker wall when a moving hydraulic door can do the same job and save you time, space and add security to your building? A building that has a capacity to […]

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