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Earthmoving & Construction Machinery: Out of the Crisis in Two Years' Time

The Observatory of national and world market trends for the next two years was outlined yesterday at Veronafiere during the first edition of SaMoTer Day, a training and guidance event focusing on opportunities and trends in the building and construction machinery market. The earth moving machinery market can expect the recovery to start in 2016. […]

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Kirby-Smith Machinery, Inc. Names a New Senior Vice President

Kirby-Smith is pleased to announce the promotion of David Baker to Senior Vice President and Oklahoma City Branch Manager. The Senior Vice President is a highly visible position central to the profitability and sustained growth of Kirby-Smith Machinery, Inc.  This role will balance corporate project management with strategic collaboration between the board of directors, executives, […]

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Cat® GRADE with ASSIST Makes Accurate Grading Fast and Easy

Cat® GRADE with ASSIST delivers efficiency and productivity gains to the Cat 323F L Hydraulic Excavator. This system is the first operator ASSIST feature with semi-autonomous grade control available on Cat excavators. GRADE with ASSIST automates grade adjustments that are typically achieved by the operator using manual controls. Operators at all experience levels can reach […]

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New Cat® 325F Brings Right Size & Performance To Close-Quarters Work

The new mid-size Cat® 325F is a reliable, durable, highly efficient compact radius excavator built for all your close-quarters work. The machine features a powerful C4.4 ACERT U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final engine that’s miserly on fuel paired with a state-of-the-art hydraulic system that’s responsive to your every command. Each pull of the “sticks” will […]

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Ditch Witch Offering Free Conversion Sprockets for First-Time Trencher Conversions

Ditch Witch, a Charles Machine Works Company, is helping underground construction professionals bring the proven performance of Ditch Witch digging systems to non-Ditch Witch trencher equipment through a new promotion. The company is offering its conversion sprockets for free to customers that purchase Ditch Witch chain and teeth for first-time equipment conversions. Ditch Witch conversion sprockets enable […]

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Four New CASE Products Awarded in Construction Equipment Magazine’s Top 100 New Products for 2015

CASE Construction Equipment recently had four products named to Construction Equipment’s 2015 Top 100 New Products list — the CASE D Series Excavators, 580N EP Backhoe, Tier 4 Final Skid Steers and CTLs, and 3-in-1 Welder/Generator/Air Compressor. Compiled based on editors’ reviews and nominations, the Top 100 awards are designed to recognize the top equipment […]

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Caterpillar and TORC Robotics launch remote control system for Cat® Skid Steer, Multi Terrain and Compact Track Loaders

TORC Robotics and Caterpillar announce the availability of the RemoteTask™ remote control system for Cat® D Series Skid Steer, Multi Terrain and Compact Track Loaders. The RemoteTask system enables operators to precisely control the machines from outside the cab—as far away as 1,000 ft (300 m) and at a safe distance from potentially hazardous tasks […]

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CASE CX350D Excavator Provides Speed, Fuel Efficiency and Power for Family-Owned Business in Ontario

Claude Gagne, founder of Gagne Excavation, purchased his first CASE backhoe in 1959, and the business has been thriving ever since. Offering a broad range of services, Gagne Excavation has developed relationships with their customers that have lasted for generations. Now operated by his son Marc Gagne and his grandsons, Yannick and Jonathan, the company […]

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Caterpillar Adds New High-Production B-Series Tandem Rollers to the Paving Products Machine Family

Caterpillar Inc. announces the addition of the new high-production B-Series Tandem Vibratory Rollers that include the CB64B, CB66B, and CB68B models. These machines are 12 to 14 metric ton compactors that feature wider drum widths, high-flow water spray system, increased operator comfort, and enhanced technology to help operators and machines perform at higher levels. Many […]

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CASE Partners with FWS, National Wildlife Refuge Association and Team Rubicon for Heavy Equipment Operator Training

CASE Construction Equipment, the National Wildlife Refuge Association, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service and Team Rubicon teamed up for an equipment operator training and erosion abatement project at the Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge in Los Fresnos, Texas. The project achieved two primary goals: Certify equipment operators with Team Rubicon to work on national […]

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New Cat® 320F Is Built For Your Business Needs

The new mid-size Cat® 320F is a reliable, durable, low-cost-per-hour hydraulic excavator built to meet your business needs. The machine features a powerful and efficient C4.4 ACERT U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final engine with a 161 horsepower (120 kW) rating and a proven hydraulic system capable of taking on a variety of tasks. Weighing in […]

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Spanish “Pioneer of Thin Overlay” for Pavement Rehabilitation Excels in Tarragona

The Spanish contractor Sorigué is a trendsetter. Little wonder that the company was the first to use the SUPER 1800-3i SprayJet. In search of ways to gain an edge over rival regional road construction contractors, the company has made a name for itself as a pioneer for paving thin overlays and in the development of […]

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