Volvo Penta Begins Final Assembly of Industrial Engines in United States

Company to Leverage Existing Tennessee Production Facility Volvo Penta announced the commencement of a final assembly line for production of industrial versatile – or variable speed – diesel engines at its established engine factory in Lexington, Tennessee. The move will improve customization of engine orders based on specific requirements and reduce delivery lead times for […]

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Caterpillar Produces 5000th 793 Mining Truck

Caterpillar recently completed assembly of the 5000th Cat® 793 Mining Truck. Caterpillar data show that the milestone production figure far exceeds the manufacture of any other brand of 250-ton (227-tonne) size class truck. In production since 1991, truck number 5,000 represents the fifth generation of the 793. “The 793 Mining Truck is the core of […]

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CASE Introduces OEM Universal Machine Control Compatibility Kit

Provides industry exclusive, universally compatible wiring and mounting provision option for CASE production class 1150M, 1650M and 2050M dozers to be outfitted with any of the major machine control solutions available in the industry today. CASE Construction Equipment has developed a universal machine control option for its production class M Series dozers (1150M, 1650M and […]

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ALL Tower Crane Names Sam Moyer New GM, Adds 11 Cranes

Outgoing GM Clay Thoreson retires after five decades in crane business The ALL Family of Companies has promoted Sam Moyer to general manager of ALL Tower Crane, LLC. Moyer takes the reins from Clay Thoreson, who has retired after a long and illustrious career in the crane business that spanned parts of five decades. Moyer […]

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Caterpillar launches Cat® 548 and 548 LL Forest Machines

Caterpillar announces the launch of two new Cat® Forest Machine models, the 548 and the 548 LL. These machine platforms increase profitability for loggers by maximizing efficiency, increasing production, and reducing owning and operating costs. The Cat 548 and 548 LL and other 500 series Forest Machine models meet U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emission […]

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HARCON Leveller for Mounting to Wheel Loaders, Crawlers & Skid Steer Loaders

HARCON, the Dutch developer of quality grading boxes, has developed a new Leveller for mounting to wheel loaders, crawlers and skid-steer loaders. The Blademaster was the basis and was designed by Kieboom Laser Systems and Harcon. The new Harcon Levellers with a height of 65 cm are for midi and large loading shovels, from 2,0 […]

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Updated Cat® PL61 Pipelayer Offers Performance, Safety Features, Easy Maintenance and Transport

Part of a full line of purpose-built Cat® pipe layers, the updated PL61 delivers 40,000 lb (18 145 kg) of maximum load capacity. The new model retains its familiar comfort and easy maintenance features, with updates for added safety and performance. Easy 128-inch (3240 mm) transport width, combined with the experienced support of the Cat […]

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Volvo Construction Equipment Unveils LC450H Landfill Compactor at WasteExpo

The LC450H from Volvo Construction Equipment is designed to maximize uptime in the tough conditions of a landfill. Volvo Construction Equipment has long been committed to the waste and recycling industry with wheel loaders, excavators, haul trucks and attachments. Now, Volvo has applied that industry and equipment expertise to the development of the LC450H landfill […]

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John Deere Introduces High-Performance Vibratory Plate Compactors

John Deere is adding three new plate compactors to its portfolio of over 100 Worksite Pro™ attachments, offering customers more model options to choose from while maintaining the same reliability they’ve come to expect from the manufacturer. Designed for trench, slope and excavation compaction applications, the PC4, PC7 and PC10 plate compactor models deliver powerful performance […]

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JEFF MARTIN AUCTIONEERS TO HOST SPRING PUBLIC AUCTION, MAY 11 – 12.

Potential buyers can bid on construction and farm equipment, heavy trucks and trailers, and more during two-day, two-ring auction event. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE — Brooklyn, MS — Monday, April 23 — Jeff Martin Auctioneers will host a two-day, two-ring auction event Friday, May 11 through Saturday, May 12. The auction runs both days from 10AM […]

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ALLU launch new IT development at Intermat 2018

ALLU Group will be proudly exhibiting equipment from the Transformer and Processor ranges at Intermat 2018. As well as established equipment, ALLU will unveil the latest features of the equipment and launching a new, exciting IT development – the ALLU App – which will be demonstrated at the ALLU stand. The next Intermat will be […]

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Design Refinements for New Cat® Articulated Trucks Address Operator Safety and Convenience, Enhanced Control, and Powertrain Advances

Three new Cat® articulated trucks—730, 730 EJ (Ejector), and 735—have been extensively redesigned, enhancing the field-proven features and performance of their C-Series predecessors (730C2, 730C2 EJ, and 735C) with new operator stations—including innovative new controls, transmission-protection features, new hoist-assist system, advanced traction control system, new stability-assist system, and a fuel saving ECO operating mode. In […]

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