New CASE 570N EP Tractor Loader an Efficient, Powerful Platform for Loading, Attachment Use

CASE Construction Equipment introduces the new 570N EP – a powerful yet efficient tractor loader optimized for loader and attachment use in site prep, landscaping, construction and agricultural applications. Weighing in at 11,134 pounds and rated at 74 horsepower, the 570N EP features CASE’s particulate matter catalyst – a maintenance-free Tier 4 Final solution that […]

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CAT 963K Track Loader Offers Renowned Versatility with Fuel & Performance Improvements

The Track Loader has long been known as a machine that can do it all on the jobsite, and it is often the first machine that can go to work in soft, wet underfoot conditions. The new Cat® 963K offers that legendary versatility, along with a 10-30 percent gain in fuel efficiency and improved performance.  The […]

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Visit Rock & Dirt at the Mid-America Trucking Show

It’s time to go to Louisville for The Mid-America Trucking Show 2015 on March 26-28, for the busiest truck show of the year!  This 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, we have […]

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Updated 550K, 650K, and 700K Final Tier 4 Crawler Dozers Join the John Deere K-Series Lineup

The John Deere 550K, 650K and 700K Crawler Dozers not only meet Final Tier 4 emissions standards, but also incorporate value-enhancing features such as Eco mode and an updated electro-hydraulic (EH) control system. The K-Series dozers provide contractors a Final Tier 4 product that affords higher productivity, increased uptime and lower daily operating costs in earth […]

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New CAT C Series Articulated Trucks Increase Profit Potential with Improved Cycle Times, Fuel Efficiency, Automated Systems & Ease of Operation

The new Cat® 735C, 740C EJ, and 745C articulated trucks build on the proven performance, reliability and durability of their B Series predecessors with significant new features. These include engines that meet U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IV emission standards, new transmissions with expanded electronic control, automatic traction control, automatic retarder control, hill assist […]

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Visit Rock & Dirt at the 2015 World of Asphalt

Join us at the 2015 World of Asphalt March 17-19 in Baltimore, MD. Rock & Dirt and Rock & Dirt en Español will be demonstrating RockandDirt.com and distributing copies of both publications. The event is co-located with AGG1 Aggregates Academy & Expo in the Baltimore Convention Center. Please stop by and visit with our Territory […]

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Eight Tips for Lowering Owning and Operating Costs for Skid Steers, CTLs from CASE

When it comes to owning and operating costs, keeping machines properly maintained at peak operating efficiency means more money in the bank. Proactive maintenance reduces total cost of ownership and prolongs the life of the machine, saving owners and operators time and money. Here are eight tips for lowering owning and operating costs for skid […]

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Hitachi Dash-5 Compact Excavator Models Deliver Versatility, Big-Time Performance

Hitachi Construction Machinery-Americas has upgraded its compact-class excavator line by introducing the ZX17U-5 and ZX26U-5. Although they are the smallest Hitachi excavators, the ZX17U-5 and ZX26U-5 provide big-time performance on all kinds of jobs. These Dash-5 Compact Excavators feature EPA Final Tier 4 (FT4)/EU Stage IV engines and simplified maintenance with an added steel service […]

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Case Extends SiteWatch™ Telematics Global Coverage with Iridium® Satellite Connectivity

CASE Construction Equipment has expanded the coverage of its SiteWatch™ telematics service into areas without cellular network coverage through a new partnership with Iridium® satellite connectivity. The new satellite service – available in Spring 2015 – is offered as an option on the existing SiteWatch packages , enabling CASE machines to transmit data from every […]

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New CAT 313F L GC Excavator is Built for Your Bottom Line

The new Cat® 313F L GC hydraulic excavator is designed for the user whose bottom line depends on reliable performance at a low cost per hour. The machine features an efficient Cat C3.4B engine that meets US EPA Tier 4 Final/EU Stage IIIB emission standards and that’s light on fuel with no need for diesel […]

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New John Deere 17G & 26G Compact Excavators Make a Sizable Impact on the Jobsite

John Deere continues to upgrade its G-Series excavator lineup with the introduction of the 17G and 26G compact excavators. These machines offer a Final Tier 4 compliant engine without the need for an after treatment device, a spacious cab, and smooth, responsive hydraulic controls. The nimble excavators were designed with the rental, commercial/residential building, landscaping, underground, […]

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CASE N Series Backhoes Go Tier 4 Final; New Model Introduced: The 580N EP

CASE Construction Equipment introduces its line of Tier 4 Final backhoe loaders, including the new 580N EP – a lower-horsepower version of the company’s popular 580N backhoe that maintains the same backhoe lift capacity and breakout force with greater fuel efficiency and a maintenance-free Tier 4 Final solution. All CASE N Series backhoes come standard […]

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