The Green Trends Redefining Heavy Construction Equipment (And Why You Should Care)

Every industry is trying to go green to protect the environment and save money. Some are even making changes to take advantage of government tax breaks or other benefits that may come with becoming more energy efficient. The whole green movement may seem like it is on opposite ends of the spectrum from the constructions […]

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Bobcat Compact Excavator Inspection and Maintenance Tips

Have you checked out Bobcat Company's YouTube Channel? We found some great videos about Bobcat Loader Maintenance and Inspections: Inspect Your Bobcat Compact Excavator: It's important to perform daily inspections on your Bobcat compact excavator. Instructions are necessary before servicing or operating your Bobcat excavator. Read and understand the operation and maintenance manual, operator’s handbook […]

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Measuring Up: Factors for Sizing Equipment from Backhoes to Bulldozers from CASE Construction Equipment

What size machine does it take to get the job done? It’s a question with varied answers dependent on the type of equipment, the application, methods of transportation and the environment you work in. And it’s an important question: too small of a machine could leave you short of your production needs, and too large […]

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New 990K Wheel Loader Features Increased Productivity, Enhanced Safety and Operator Efficiency, and Easier Service

The new Cat® 990K Wheel Loader offers more power and increased payload for greater productivity and fuel efficiency. The 990K also features a redesigned cab that delivers a superior operator interface and a quiet environment, and several new features promote operator and maintenance technician safety and performance. Designed as an optimum loading tool for Cat […]

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OAT Diesel Engine Coolants Formulated for Tier 4 Engines Provide Operational, Service Benefits

Tier 4 diesel engine technology has changed the way many construction equipment systems run – and that includes engine coolant. Tier 4 engine advances generally create higher combustion temperatures and cylinder pressures. Coolant must resist deposit buildup and other issues that can occur rapidly under these conditions. As a result, manufacturers have begun shipping Tier […]

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Ditch Witch Organization Honors Its Top 10 Dealerships for Superior Product Support and Service

The Ditch Witch® organization is proud to announce its top 10 dealerships for exceptional product service and support in 2013. The company annually recognizes dealerships exhibiting the highest level of product support in the worldwide Ditch Witch organization. “This award honors the top Ditch Witch dealerships’ teams for their professionalism in product knowledge, support, and […]

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13 Reasons to Add Machine Control to Your Existing Fleet or Next Construction Equipment Purchase From CASE Construction Equipment

Machine control technology has grown exponentially in scope since first introduced, and if you haven’t yet added it to your fleet, you may be missing out on significant advantages. Machine control technology makes it possible to finish projects faster, at a lower cost and with much higher accuracy. It’s an investment that will typically pay […]

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Crawler Parts LLC Dealer Profile

R&D: Tell us about your company's history. Crawler Parts: Crawler Parts LLC was started by Rudy Love in January of 2012, after working for two undercarriage distributors for over 35 years. We handle undercarriage for dozers, excavators, milling machines, pavers, mobile crushers, feller bunchers and mulching machines. We also do pad swaps on our track […]

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Caterpillar Adds New B-Series Utility Compactors to the Paving Products Machine Family

Customers expect Cat® Paving Products to continually raise the bar in performance, productivity, comfort, safety and serviceability. The company has met those expectations with the new B-series line of Utility Compactors. The new CB22B, CB24B, CB24B XT, CB32B, CB34B, CB34B XW, CC24B and CC34B feature key enhancements that will help contractors achieve compaction more efficiently […]

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Equipment Maintenance Resources from Rhino Equipment

Have you checked out Rhino Equipment's YouTube Channel? We found some great maintenance videos! Fuel Filter & Fuel-Water Separator Filter Replacement A demo of how to properly replace fuel filters and fuel-water separator filters by a Rhino Equipment Service Engineer. Fuel filters help to clean the fuel from the fuel tank that goes into your […]

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Liebherr Attracts Thousands at Expomin 2014

Thousands of visitors came to the Liebherr booth from April 21-25 at Expomin 2014 in Santiago, Chile. This international exposition is one of the most important trade shows for the global mining industry. During this year’s exhibition Liebherr displayed a range of construction, crane, and mining equipment at its booth. One of the main attractions […]

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IronPlanet Partners with VeriTread to Provide the Industry’s Most Reliable Transportation Services

IronPlanet®, the leading online marketplace for buying and selling used heavy equipment, announced a partnership with VeriTread, an online heavy-haul transportation marketplace, to provide IronPlanet customers with the industry’s most reliable and cost-effective shipping services. “We are excited to partner with VeriTread to give our customers access to best-in-class prequalified transportation services,” said Greg Owens, […]

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