Tag Archives: Skid Steers

Caterpillar Introduces Hand & Foot Controls Factory Option for D Series Skid Steer, Multi Terrain & Compact Track Loaders

For the first time, Hand & Foot Controls will be offered on Cat® Skid Steer, Multi Terrain and Compact Track Loader models. Operators who prefer this type of control can now take advantage of the full suite of features and benefits that the Cat D Series loaders deliver. With extensive input from hand and foot […]

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Purpose Contracting Weighs in on Skid Steer Selection from CASE

Having a strong base is important in asphalt and in life. For Purpose Contracting, of the Town of Norway, Wisconsin, it’s their motto. Founded as a landscaping company 18 years ago, the company evolved into a full-service asphalt and concrete contractor with 12 employees and 15 pieces of equipment. “We take our job seriously and […]

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CASE Offers Limited-Time Three-Year, 3,000-Hour Complete Factory Warranty on All Skid Steers and Compact Track Loaders

CASE Construction Equipment is now offering a three-year, 3,000-hour complete factory warranty on its entire line of skid steers and compact track loaders. This includes all new models, such as the brand new SR270 – the industry’s largest radial-lift skid steer – and the TR310 compact track loader. The offer, which expires Sept. 30, covers […]

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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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CASE Beefs Up Operating Capacities, Introduces New SR240 and SV280 Tier 4 Final Skid Steers

CASE Construction Equipment introduces the new SR240 and SV280 Tier 4 Final skid steers – two new machines that feature CASE’s maintenance-free particulate matter catalyst solution. Both machines represent new models in the CASE lineup that provide increased rated operating capacities while still delivering performance benefits associated with much of the CASE Alpha Series line […]

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CAT Skid Steer Standard Security System Helps Recover Stolen Machines

Small and compact machines are susceptible to theft because they’re easy to transport and often hold high resale value. Cygnus Business Media’s 2014 Construction Theft Survey reports that 83 percent of construction equipment owners were victims of theft and 64 percent never recovered the equipment. In fact, one company’s experience with machine theft led to […]

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CASE Offers New Snow Removal Package for Skid Steers

CASE Construction Equipment has released a new Snow Removal Package for the SR250 and SV300 skid steers that optimizes the machine for snow removal applications and simplifies the ordering process through the CASE dealer network. The 90 horsepower SR250 (radial lift) from CASE Construction Equipment offers a rated operating capacity of 2,500 pounds (2,700 pounds […]

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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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CASE Waste Handler Advancements

Waste handlers put to work in waste/scrap/recycling applications take a beating and, as such, manufacturers have responded with design advancements aimed at improving efficiency, simplifying operation, providing the brute strength needed, and keeping the operator safe and comfortable. In this article we’ll look at a key factors you should consider when examining today’s waste handlers, […]

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New E-Series CAT Hammers Combine Design Simplicity with Advanced Features to Enhance Performance, Durability, Ease of Use, Serviceability

Ten new Cat® E-Series hammers – designed for use with mini excavators, skid-steer loaders and backhoe loaders – are available in both “silenced” and side-plate versions. Four sizes – H35, H45, H55 and H65 – are offered in two mounting configurations for installation on both Caterpillar and competitive carriers. Silenced hammers, identified with “s” in […]

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Tires vs. Tracks: Which Type of Loader is Best for You?

When it comes to landscaping, the acquisition of a quality compact loader can be one of the smartest investments you’ll make. If chosen strategically, a quality skid-steer, all-wheel steer or compact track loader will become more than just an auxiliary piece of equipment. If you commit to effective utilization, loaders can provide a high return […]

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SES to Distribute Full Line for Terex

Terex, Westport, Conn., has added SES Inc., West Chicago, Ill., as a full line distributor of Terex compact construction equipment and Terex Fuchs material handlers. SES has three locations to serve customers in the greater Chicago and northwest Indiana areas. The Terex compact equipment line includes 45 product models, including compact track loaders, skid steers, loader […]

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