John Deere 470G LC Excavator Now Features Grade Guidance Technology

Power and precision converge with the new grade guidance technology-equipped John Deere 470G LC Excavators. First introduced for the 210G LC and 350G LC Excavators, John Deere developed this solution in cooperation with Topcon Positioning Group. The integrated grade guidance system provides the operator with the bucket’s location in relation to a 2D reference or 3D design […]

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Volvo Dig Assist Start and Load Assist Now Standard on Excavators and Wheel Loaders in North America

Powered by the Volvo Co-Pilot display, Dig Assist Start and Load Assist provide real-time guidance for operators to enhance performance, productivity and safety. Load Assist also has a new “Operator Coaching” app. Volvo Construction Equipment continues to unlock the full productivity potential of its excavator and wheel loader lineup with its basic package of Dig […]

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Free eBook from CONEXPO-CON/AGG Now Available for Download

Looking to start or upgrade your construction career? Check out this free eBook! CONEXPO-CON/AGG has released a downloadable eBook titled The Ultimate Construction Career Guide as a precursor to the upcoming CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020. The eBook is the cultivation of numerous articles and guides that provides tips and expert advice to help men and women get […]

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Kirby-Smith Machinery Promotes Rebecca McNatt to Director of Construction Technology

Kirby-Smith Machinery, Inc. (KSM) has promoted Rebecca McNatt to Director of Construction Technology. In this role, McNatt will be responsible for the growth and development of Komatsu Smart Construction and other equipment manufacturer technology programs offered through KSM. Smart Construction from Komatsu provides customers with equipment and services designed to increase production and accuracy, connecting […]

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Iron Auction Group Absolute Fleet Reduction Auction on June 20

Iron Auction Group is pleased to announce their Absolute Fleet Reduction and Consignment Auction. Highlights of this auction include forestry, construction and farm equipment, as well as trucks, trailers and related items. The auction is at Shelby Ln, Jasper, GA 30143 in the vacant lot at the top of the hill and will be held […]

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New Cat® R2900 Underground Loader Offers Expanded Emissions Control Options, Enhanced Cooling and Ease of Service

The new Cat® R2900 Underground Loader offers configurations to meet the strictest diesel engine emissions standards, including those in Europe and North America, and it continues to deliver the high performance and 17.2-tonne payload of its proven predecessor. The new LHD leverages Caterpillar’s next generation design to provide extended durability, superior serviceability and the ability […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the New PC290LCi-11 Intelligent Machine Control Hydraulic Excavator

Owners can expect first-to-last-pass accuracy in a stable and productive machine across applications, without the transportation-permit headaches of bigger machines Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, introduces the new PC290LCi-11 Tier 4 final emissions-certified hydraulic excavator.  The new PC290LCi-11 features intelligent Machine Control (iMC) which is based on Komatsu’s unique sensor package, including stroke […]

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Pitts Heavy Haul adds STS Trailer and Truck Equipment to its dealer network

Pitts Heavy Haul announces the addition of STS Trailer and Truck Equipment to its network of dealers. STS has been doing business since 1949 and serves the state of New York through facilities in four locations. Pitts Heavy Haul recognizes STS as a strategic partner for its products, since both companies are known for their […]

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The Anatomy of a Wheel Loader Bucket from Case CE

A wheel loader’s bucket is a pretty straightforward attachment — but it’s also arguably the most important component on the machine, as it has a significant effect on productivity, machine uptime and performance in aggregates operations. While there are a number of selections, features and variables that go into choosing the right wheel loader bucket […]

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Caterpillar to Support Rio Tinto in Creating Technologically Advanced Koodaideri Mine

Rio Tinto recently signed an agreement with Caterpillar to supply and support mining machines, automation and enterprise technology systems for the new Koodaideri iron ore mine in Western Australia. Under the agreement, Rio Tinto and Caterpillar will work together in creating an automated mine operation that makes best use of data analytics and integration to […]

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Registration Now Open for CONEXPO Latin America 2019

Make Plans to Attend Hispanic America’s Construction & Infrastructure Industry Gathering Place Construction industry professionals who are looking ahead and want to invest in their future will find the newest equipment and product innovations as well as focused industry networking and learning opportunities at CONEXPO Latin America 2019. Registration is now open for the exhibition, […]

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JCB LAUNCHES 504-13 LOADALL SUBCOMPACT TELESCOPIC HANDLER IN NORTH AMERICA

JCB launched the 504-13 Loadall subcompact telescopic handler in response to growing demand in North America for telehandlers in the sub-6,000 lb cataegory. With a 4,000 lb lift capacity and maximum lift height of 13 feet 3 inches, the new JCB 504-13 telehandler is well suited to maintenance applications, job site clean up and material […]

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