Category Archives: Features

Liebherr-Hydraulikbagger GmbH celebrates its 75,000th excavator

KIRCHDORF, GERMANY — The 75,000th excavator at Liebherr-Hydraulikbagger GmbH, the founding plant of the Liebherr Group, has been delivered. The anniversary machine was unveiled to the staff during a celebratory event in the production plant. The A 918 Compact Litronic wheeled excavator received a special graffiti design by Claudia Walde, aka MadC, one of the […]

Hey GrinderGuy, “We need grapple trucks”

I had 100 calls for grapple trucks for the Hurricane Irma cleanup. All the usual companies were already working in Houston after Hurricane Harvey and there was plenty of work there. The Hurricane Irma cleanup has been the slowest I have ever seen. Not because everyone is not working hard, but because there is not […]

Ed’s Equipment adds Keestrack equipment line

by Jon M. Casey For Ed’s Equipment, Inc. of Cuyahoga Heights, Ohio, quality equipment sales and customer service has been a hallmark of excellence since the company’s beginning. Ed Urbanek, owner of Ed’s Equipment, began in the heavy equipment repair business in 2003. He entered equipment sales in 2013 with the addition of the Diamond […]

Portable screen plants: separating the good from the bad

by Sean Donaghy Aggregate producers, road builders and contractors can tell you how important quality, portable screening plants are, but what’s right for one operator may lead to production issues for the next. From small, highly customized design modifications to the overall type and size, there are a multitude of factors to sift through. Here […]