New Bobcat T450 Loader Features Tier 4 Non-DPF Emissions Solution, Ideal for Working in Tight Areas

Due to popular demand for a compact track loader in the 400 frame size, Bobcat Company has introduced the new T450. The Bobcat® T450 reintroduces a compact track loader platform size that has not been available from Bobcat Company in recent years. In addition to M-Series enhancements and engine innovations, the T450 features more horsepower, […]

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Newest CAT Vocational Truck Model Enters Full Production

Following an extensive field follow program on customer jobsites, the Cat® CT681 Vocational Truck is now in full production. Introduced at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2014, the CT681 is a Class 8 set-forward-axle model with a spacious and ergonomic cab, industrial styling, and a vocational-specific engine and transmission. Like the Cat CT660, the first model in the Cat […]

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New CAT 950M and 962M Wheel Loaders Boost Performance, Fuel Efficiency and Operator Comfort, and Meet US EPA Tier 4 Final Emission Standards

The new Cat® 950M and 962M wheel loaders—powered by a Cat C7.1 ACERT™ engine meeting Tier 4 Final emissions standards—are significantly more powerful than their K-Series predecessors and deliver 10 percent better fuel efficiency*. The new models feature major drive-train refinement, extensively redesigned hydraulic systems, new cab amenities, electronic payload measurement, Optimized Z-Bar linkage that […]

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J.D. Power Systems Achieves Premier Dealer Status

J.D. Power Systems is happy to announce Generac has once again awarded them with the “Premier” dealership status award. This is the highest status a dealership can receive, and is the third consecutive year that J.D. Power Systems has achieved this status. In order to be designated as a Premier Generac Dealer, J.D. Power Systems […]

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CASE CX55B Compact Excavator Named a 2014 Editor’s Choice Award Winner

CASE Construction Equipment’s CX55B compact excavator has been awarded one of Rental magazine’s Editor’s Choice Awards for 2014. The awards are based on several factors, including audience engagement online at ForConstructionPros.com/Rental over a 12-month period, innovation, longevity in the market, utility, versatility and productivity. The CX55B minimum tail swing compact excavator features a large boom […]

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New Bobcat S450 Skid Steer Loader Features Improved Performance and a Tier 4 Non-DPF Emissions Solution

Bobcat Company has expanded its M-Series skid-steer loader lineup with the launch of the new S450, a loader that provides operators with improved comfort and performance — and is less than 5 feet wide for working in tight jobsites. With a spacious cab, a 20 percent increase in auxiliary hydraulic pressures and a non-diesel particulate […]

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Versatile New CAT D6T Dozer Delivers Powerful Performance and Fine Grading Control

The Cat® D6T Dozer delivers both the power needed for heavy dozing applications and the fine control for finish grading—all in one machine. The latest D6T model, updated to meet U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final emissions standards, retains its versatile performance and adds new features to enhance ease of operation, fuel/fluid efficiency and ease of […]

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5 Construction Equipment Accessories That Help Improve Productivity

Accessories for your construction equipment can increase your productivity and possibly even worker safety. With the harsh environmental demands, any products you choose must withstand the range of abuse on your site. You face numerous areas where you lose production time from the weather and other situations outside of your control. Take some control back […]

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Fast Forward with These Volvo Concept Machines

Volvo Gryphin Concept Wheel Loader Check out Volvo’s futuristic wheel loader concept machine, the Volvo Gryphin. The 'Gryphin' extreme wheel loader concept has fully independent wheels so it can literally 'climb' to dump its load. It has a single spar boom, a zero-emission electric hybrid engine, noiseless electrical wheel motors and intelligent cab glass that […]

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Rock & Dirt's Annual Auction Results, Market Trends and Evaluations Book

Rock & Dirt’s annual Auction Results, Market Trends and Evaluations book is widely distributed at the Florida Auctions in February, mailed to the highest volume buyers in the United States, and sent to dealers that advertise in Rock & Dirt / RockandDirt.com. This book has a long “shelf life”; buyers refer to it throughout the year as they seek […]

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Visit Rock & Dirt at the Annual UTA Convention

The Used Truck Association Annual Convention will take place November 5-8 in Scottsdale, AZ at the Talking Stick Resort. The industry’s best and biggest event for dealers will feature valuable presentations, workshops, networking opportunities, guest speakers including Joe Theismann, and some fun! Rock & Dirt will be exhibiting at booth # 36 demonstrating RockandDirt.com and distributing copies of Rock […]

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Advanced Technologies Improving The Construction Industry

Technology is not just for offices — advancements in technology are ready to help you in your construction business. Look at some of these top technology improvements that will increase your productivity and profits. Planning and scheduling Creating a schedule and maintaining it is one of the biggest headaches you face in the construction industry. […]

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