Cat® GRADE with 3D Brings Added Utility, Versatility and Operating Efficiency to Automated Grade Control for D3K2, D4K2 and D5K2 Models

The new Cat®GRADE with 3D system for D3K2, D4K2 and D5K2 track-type tractors is an automated grade control system using GNSS (Global Navigation Satellite System) technology to precisely position the machine’s blade, without operator input, from first rough cut to finish grade. For added utility, GRADE with 3D incorporates the Cat AccuGrade™ Ready Option, which […]

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Manitowoc Showcases Latest Shuttlelift Crane at The Rental Show

Manitowoc Cranes and the Shuttlelift SCD15 make their return to The Rental Show, which will take place from February 17–20 in Anaheim, California. The SCD15 crane features a larger cab with easy to operate proportional lever controls and full-color, graphical RCL. Manitowoc Cranes will exhibit its Shuttlelift SCD15 crane at The Rental Show 2019, which […]

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Volvo CE Goes Electric on Smaller Machines

In an industry-first move, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) has announced that in 2020 it will start the launch of an electric range of Volvo branded compact wheel loaders and compact excavators. In a pioneering commitment to future technology, Volvo CE has announced that by mid-2020 it will begin to launch a range of electric […]

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Come See Two Doosan Excavators at The Rental Show

Doosan Infracore North America, LLC, will display two of its excavators popular with rental customers in its booth – 5301 – at the Anaheim Convention Center during The American Rental Association Show in Anaheim, California, February 17 – 20, 2019. Doosan® DX85R-3 and DX140LC-5 excavators will be on-site during the show, and Doosan staff will […]

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Diesel Laptops Launches Virtual Diesel Technician Program

Diesel Laptops, the leading distributor for commercial truck diesel diagnostic software, hardware, and services, has announced the launch of its innovative Virtual Diesel Technician Program. This program is a first in the commercial truck and off highway industry and is a real solution to the current diesel technician shortage that exists today. Clients that utilize […]

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Next Generation Cat® Excavators Deliver More Choices for Increased Efficiency and Lower Operating Costs in 36-Ton Size Class

Next Generation 36-ton size class excavators from Caterpillar — the 336 and 336 GC — increase operating efficiency, lower fuel and maintenance costs, and improve operator comfort compared to previous models. The new excavators offer unique combinations of features designed to match contractors’ productivity and cost targets. Delivering high-production performance, the new Cat® 336 features […]

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440 (& Counting) Exhibitors at Largest Ever World of Asphalt: What It Means for You

Plan Your Visit with Mobile App, Online Tools    The upcoming 2019 World of Asphalt Show & Conference is officially the largest World of Asphalt ever. The exhibition kicks off Feb. 12-14 in at the Indiana Convention Center in Indianapolis. With the co-located AGG1 Academy & Expo – also a record-breaker, the shows offer attendees […]

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Kirby-Smith Machinery Opens New Branch in McAlester, Oklahoma

New Facility Expands Heavy Equipment Distributor’s Footprint, Provides Additional Coverage for New and Existing Customers in Southeastern Oklahoma Kirby-Smith Machinery, Inc.’s newest facility in McAlester, Oklahoma is open for business. The McAlester office will provide new and existing customers in Southeastern Oklahoma with a customer-focused dealership experience – including new and used equipment inventory for […]

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Verizon and Cat® Phones Partner to Bring the Cat® S48c Smartphone to Verizon Customers

The Cat S48c delivers premium battery life and best-in-class rugged credentials for every demanding environment   Cat® phones, a leader in durable devices for challenging environments, today announced the availability of the Cat S48c rugged smartphone with U.S. wireless provider Verizon (NYSE, Nasdaq: VZ). The Cat S48c is designed to keep working even in tough […]

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Freightliner Trucks to Feature New Vocational Option at World of Concrete

Freightliner Trucks will showcase an innovative array of vocational solutions at World of Concrete 2019 in Las Vegas from January 22-25 at booth #C5359. An all-new option will be on display for the first time at World of Concrete: The Freightliner 114SD concrete mixer spec’d with the new Cummins X12 engine. Up to 600 pounds […]

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Western Star to Showcase New Truck Enhancements, Host Ninth Annual “Get Tough Challenge” at World of Concrete 2019

Visit booth #C5675 inside the conference center or go to the Bronze Lot outside to experience the Western Star difference Western Star will display its most rugged trucks and vocational product options at World of Concrete 2019 (Jan. 22-25, 2019, Las Vegas). Show attendees can both see the latest updates to Western Star’s most popular […]

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New Cat® D6 Debuts World’s First High Drive Electric Drive Dozer

Top Grading Performance, Fuel Efficiency Gains The all-new Cat® D6 dozer delivers new levels of efficiency and performance with a choice of Electric Drive or Fully Automatic power train. A redesigned purpose-built VPAT dozer offers best-in-class grading, while updated technology features help operators to be more productive from first pass to finish grade. Customer profitability […]

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