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Bandit Announces Rope Shear Devices for Hand-fed Chippers

Bandit Industries, Inc., has developed a patent pending Shear Bar device to help cut or dislodge a winch line, rope, vines or other lines that find their way into a chipper's drum during chipper operations, potentially preventing a serious injury, death, or reducing the extent of a serious injury if an operator becomes entangled in […]

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Hitachi introduces five mining electric drive shovels: EX1900E-6, EX2600E-6, EX3600E-6, EX5600E-6 and EX8000E-6

Hitachi Construction Machinery - Americas today announced the introduction of five mining electric drive shovels to the U.S. and Latin American markets – the EX1900E-6, EX2600E-6,EX3600E-6, EX5600E-6 and EX8000E-6. The five EX-6 electric drive mining shovels feature an advanced zero-emission electric drive motor designed to provide a cost-effective solution to mining operations where low-cost electric […]

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Extreme Duty Brush Cutter Joins the John Deere Worksite Pro™ Attachments Portfolio

Site preparation, clearing and maintenance tasks are now easier, safer and more productive for operators with the new John Deere Extreme Duty Brush Cutter attachment. The Extreme Duty Brush Cutter (RS72) is the latest addition to the ever-expanding lineup of Worksite Pro™ attachments and is optimized to work with select John Deere E- and D-Series […]

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Ditch Witch® to Showcase Latest Underground Construction Equipment and Training Services at Bauma 2016

PERRY, Okla. (U.S.A.) – Ditch Witch®, a Charles Machine Works Company, will be showcasing innovative equipment designed to help global, underground construction operators be more productive and confident on the job at the 2016 bauma event. Customer-driven equipment will be on display in Ditch Witch Booth B3-412 at the international trade fair center in Munich, April […]

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Ten Tips for Buying a New Excavator from CASE

When it comes to purchasing a new excavator, there are many important items to consider. Understanding the right specs and knowing what to look for will have the greatest impact on the productivity of your business. Here is a list of ten important considerations for buying a new excavator. 1. Operating weight/size, Application It’s important […]

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JDLink™ Estimator Tool Quantifies Telematics Return on Investment for Customers

MOLINE, Ill. (March 8, 2016) — The new JDLink™ ROI estimator by John Deere is proving how effective the telematics solution can be for today’s customer. The tool is designed to quantify the value of keeping machines connected using JDLink, and is part of a bigger effort to continually educate customers on technology and its […]

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Manitowoc Launches Industry-Leading Grove GMK4100L-1 Taxi Crane

Manitowoc has introduced a new Grove all-terrain crane for the global market. As with other recent Grove launches, the crane offers unique innovations and class-leading capabilities in the taxi (road travelling) category. The four-axle Grove GMK4100L-1 boasts the best load charts in its class and its compact design makes it easy to access and maneuver […]

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CASE Unveils the Tier 4 Final 521F Wheel Loader

CASE Construction Equipment introduces the new 521F wheel loader that meets federal Tier 4 Final emissions standards using Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) technology. The new machine delivers best-in-class 131 net peak horsepower with an FPT Tier 4 Final-certified engine that also provides quick throttle response and impressive torque. The 22,948-pound wheel loader has a bucket […]

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The ALL Family of Companies Opens New Branch in Indianapolis; Expands Branch in Mobile, AL

With one branch expanding and a 38th branch added to the enterprise, the ALL Family of Companies has increased its ability to serve customers and meet the growing needs of two important geographic areas. New Branch in Indianapolis The newest branch of the ALL Family of Companies opened in Indianapolis on February 1. It became […]

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Sweet Manufacturing Company's Product Highlights

  You can view all of Sweet Manufacturing Co.'s Inventory online at Rock & Dirt.  For more information about this company contact them at: www.sweetmfg.com or marketing@sweetmfg.com

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Septentrio Americas Delivers Machine Control GNSS Receivers for World’s Largest Iron Ore Mine

Automated Mine Will Rely on Septentrio Positioning and Orientation Technology for Machine Control TORRANCE, Calif. – March 8, 2016 – Septentrio Americas has completed deliveries of over 40 GNSS machine control receivers, including the new AsteRx-U products, for deployment at the Vale S11D Iron Project in Carajás, Brazil. The Septentrio receivers will be installed on […]

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Visit Rock & Dirt at the 2016 Mid-America Trucking Show

It’s time to go to Louisville for The Mid-America Trucking Show 2016 on March 31 - April 2, for the busiest truck show of the year!  You will be able to see Rock & Dirt and NextTruck in the same location in booth #17084.  From dump to sleeper trucks and their related products & services, […]

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