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New Sandvik Double TriSpec tools last longer in abrasive asphalt milling applications

BRISTOL, VA — Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology introduces its new Double TriSpec® tool, which is intended for use in extremely abrasive asphalt milling conditions. In road milling, the greatest cause of tool failure is known as body wash — the premature wearing away of the steel body that surrounds and supports the vital brazed […]

New Cat 986K wheel loader delivers significant efficiency increases for low cost per ton operation

The new Cat® 986K wheel loader features a completely redesigned state of the art cab equipped with STIC™ steer and Cat Production Measurement which brings payload weighing to the cab so operators can work more productively and deliver accurate loads with confidence. Combining reliable, efficient loading with multiple lives, the 986K loader helps to improve […]

Volvo CE unveils fully electric compact excavator prototype

Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) unveiled its latest concept machine — known as the EX2 — to industry specialists, policymakers, the media and academics at the Volvo Group Innovation Summit on Tuesday, May 16. The 100 percent electric compact excavator prototype delivers zero emissions, 10 times higher efficiency, 10 times lower noise levels and reduced […]

Brokk acquires Aquajet Systems AB

MONROE, WA — Brokk, the world’s leading manufacturer of remote controlled demolition machines, recently acquired Aquajet Systems AB, the world’s leading manufacturer of hydro-demolition robots. The acquisition expands the application solutions offered by Brokk in the construction and demolition industry. Aquajet Systems specializes in concrete renovation by using extremely high pressure water jets to remove […]

Cintec North America announces 25th anniversary

Celebrating years of the world’s best Reinforcement and Anchoring Systems CINTEC North America, a world leader in the field of structural masonry retrofit strengthening, repair, and preservation, announces its 25th anniversary. Since it began, CINTEC has grown to be a global company, providing systems and services through locations in the UK, Canada, America, Australia, and […]