Tag Archives: Motor Graders

John Deere Reveals Industry’s First Fully Integrated, Mastless Grade Control Motor Graders

Road building and site development contractors can now reap the benefits of John Deere SmartGrade™ in the highly successful G-Series motor grader line. SmartGrade technology delivers the first-of-its-kind mastless Topcon 3D integrated grade control as a factory option on new machines and field kit for equipment already on the job. The system is fully incorporated […]

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New Cat® 24 Motor Grader improves performance, lowers costs and advances safe operation

Building on the strong heritage of the M Series Motor Graders, the new Cat® 24 Motor Grader delivers high performance construction and maintenance of mine roads to improve mining truck efficiency. The 24 Motor Grader is equipped with a 7.3-m (24-ft) wide moldboard and is application matched for medium to large mines running trucks over […]

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John Deere Adds Two Models and Offers Additional Updates to G-Series Motor Grader Lineup

John Deere is adding to its best-in-class G-Series motor grader lineup with the addition of two models — the 620G/GP and 622G/GP. On display at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017, the 620G/GP and 622G/GP are designed for cities, townships and contractors that prefer lighter and more fuel-efficient graders on the job. The Moline-based manufacturer is also adding a dual […]

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John Deere to Celebrate 50 Years of Motor Grader Innovation at CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2017

To commemorate 50 years of the articulated motor grader at CONEXPO-CON/AGG in Las Vegas, John Deere will display a restored JD570 model that was reconditioned by two retired John Deere Dubuque Works employees, Don Bagby and Jerry Bode. Introduced in 1967, the JD570 pioneered many of the innovations and developments seen on motor graders today, including articulated frame steering, hydraulically […]

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CASE Earns Contractor’s Choice Awards

CASE Construction Equipment’s dozers, backhoes and a motor grader were all recognized as part of the 2016 Contractor’s Choice Awards from Roads & Bridges magazine. The awards were decided by the magazines’ subscribers, who electronically voted on the best equipment in the industry. The voting takes several months to complete and starts with obtaining equipment […]

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New Cat® 14M3 Motor Grader Has Larger Engine, Increased Fuel Efficiency, and Enhanced Features for Performance, Durability, and Safety

The new Cat® 14M3 motor grader builds on the solid design of predecessor models with a larger engine, increased fuel efficiency, improved machine balance, enhanced transmission performance, advanced electro-hydraulic steering, more powerful telematics, and added operator-safety/convenience features. An easily maintained drawbar-circle-moldboard assembly is designed for productive performance in a range of applications, and long-term durability […]

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New CAT 16M3 Motor Grader Delivers Greater Fuel Efficiency & Power, & Provided Enhanced Durability, Safety & Operator Convenience

The new Cat® 16M3 Motor Grader features engineering enhancements that boost fuel economy, increase structural durability, simplify maintenance, add operator convenience and promote the safety of  both the operator and those around the machine. The 16M3 is available in configurations to meet engine emissions standards worldwide. The 16M3 motor grader is an essential machine for […]

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Komatsu America Corp. Introduces the GD655-6 Motor Grader

Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer, announced the introduction of the GD655-6 motor grader. Featuring 218 net horsepower (163 kW), the GD655-6 is powered by a Komatsu SAA6D107E-3 engine that is EPA Tier 4 Final emissions certified. This new motor grader leverages Komatsu’s nearly 20 years of experience and innovative leadership in […]

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CASE 885B AWD Motor Grader Proves Its Mettle in Big Sky Country

As Road Supervisor for Toole County, Mont., Lloyd Omdahl understands the importance of power and versatility in his equipment. With nearly 2,000 square miles of land—about the size of Delaware—and just over 5,200 residents, it’s a county that needs to make the most of its equipment purchases. When the county needed a new Motor Grader […]

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New CAT M Series 3 Motor Graders Deliver Greater Fuel Efficiency, Enhanced Safety and Comfort, Easier Service and Reduced Emissions

The new Cat® M Series 3 motor graders—12M3, 140M3, 160M3 and their all-wheel-drive (AWD) counterparts—bring the latest emissions reduction technology to the most durable, productive and comfortable graders on the market. The new models offer greater fuel efficiency, more operator comfort and safety features, as well as enhanced serviceability. M Series 3 motor graders meet […]

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John Deere Updates Motor Graders to Meet Final Tier 4 Emission Standards

John Deere’s best-selling G-Series Motor Graders now meet Final Tier 4 emissions standards with the implementation of a John Deere PowerTech™ EPA Final Tier 4/EU Stage IV engine. The engine update also allowed engineers to implement several customer-inspired ideas to better meet the needs of today’s operator. “Updating the G-Series engines to Final Tier 4 allotted us […]

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Case Construction Announces ProCare, Industry’s Most Complete Factory-Provided Standard Heavy Machine Coverage

CASE Construction Equipment introduced ProCare, the industry’s most comprehensive factory-provided heavy machinery coverage, that will come standard on CASE heavy machines built with factory-installed SiteWatch™ telematics. ProCare is a suite of product assurances, including a three-year Advanced CASE SiteWatch telematics subscription, a three-year/3,000-hour full-machine factory warranty, and a three-year/3,000-hour planned maintenance contract on heavy CASE […]

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