Category Archives: Technology

Vanguard TransportGuard technology reduces potential engine damage

MILWAUKEE, WI — Briggs & Stratton Commercial Power developed and patented the Vanguard™ TransportGuard® engine feature to prevent damage caused by oil and fuel dilution during transportation. The innovation effectively reduces maintenance and increases productivity. TransportGuard’s simultaneous fuel/ignition shutoff ensures that fuel stays in place during transport, preventing fouled plugs, hydraulic lock, oil dilution and […]

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 […]

Fairbanks Scales showcases weighing innovations at Waste Expo 2017

KANSAS CITY, MO – Fairbanks Scales, Inc., the oldest scale company in the U.S. and the world’s leader in weighing equipment, showcased a wealth of state of the art industrial scales at Waste Expo 2017, May 9-11, 2017. Visitors to booth No. 3837 viewed Fairbanks Scales’ latest groundbreaking innovations in weighing equipment, including the Talon […]

John Deere, LHP Telematics collaborate to simplify data management for construction professionals

MOLINE, IL — In an effort to simplify data management and enhance job site productivity, John Deere and LHP Telematics — an industry leader in creating custom telematics solutions for the heavy equipment original equipment manufacturer (OEM) marketplace and aftermarket construction fleets — are joining forces to further advance the proficiencies of John Deere WorkSight™ […]