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Spross triples down on investment in safe sorting with ZenRobotics

Spross triples down on investment in safe sorting with ZenRobotics

Swiss-based, family business, Spross Transport & Recycling AG has further invested into ZenRobotics robot technologies to recover more valuable fractions at their Spross Recyclingwerk Zurich RWZ site. This facility processes 180,000 tonnes of construction waste and bulky household waste annually. Spross provides recycled waste across Switzerland and the safe sorting approach is one that ensures […]

Talbert Manufacturing celebrates the hydraulic detachable gooseneck trailer’s 75th anniversary

Talbert Manufacturing celebrates the hydraulic detachable gooseneck trailer’s 75th anniversary

RENSSELAER, Ind. (Nov. 29, 2022) – Talbert Manufacturing, a North American leader in specialized heavy-haul solutions, celebrates the 75th anniversary of the release of its non-ground bearing hydraulic detachable gooseneck trailer. First introduced in 1962, the hydraulic detachable gooseneck technology revolutionized safety in the trailer industry.

Caterpillar successfully demonstrates first battery electric large mining truck and invests in sustainable proving ground

Caterpillar successfully demonstrates first battery electric large mining truck and invests in sustainable proving ground

IRVING, Texas – Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) announced today a successful demonstration of its first battery electric 793 large mining truck and a significant investment to transform its Arizona-based proving ground into a sustainable testing and validation hub of the future.

BOMAG Americas signs All Roads Equipment as specialty equipment distributor for Virginia

BOMAG Americas signs All Roads Equipment as specialty equipment distributor for Virginia

RIDGEWAY, SC – BOMAG Americas announces it has signed All Roads Equipment as a new dealer for its specialty equipment lines, covering all counties in Virginia. Under the new collaboration agreement, All Roads Equipment, a division of All Roads, will provide contractors in the region with sales, service and parts support for BOMAG’s extensive landfill and […]

Hilltip acquires Industrial Metal Products, Inc.

Hilltip acquires Industrial Metal Products, Inc.

LAKESIDE PARK, KY – Hilltip, a leading manufacturer of snowplows, spreaders, de-icing sprayers, sweepers and other road maintenance equipment, has acquired all assets of Industrial Metal Products, Inc., an Indiana-based manufacturer of truck beds and other quality metal products. The arrangement provides growth opportunities for both companies’ products, while aiding Hilltip’s expansion in the North […]

New Cat® 340 Excavator offers best-in-class production

New Cat® 340 Excavator offers best-in-class production

The new Cat 340 Hydraulic Excavator features a more powerful engine, wider track, and 7.5-ton counterweight to increase productivity by 10% over the 2020 model year Cat 336. Its increased power and stability, combined with Next Generation electrohydraulic system efficiency, make it the best choice in the 40-tonne (45-ton) class for moving tons per hour.

The GIW Hydraulic Lab: Putting pump technology to the test

The GIW Hydraulic Lab: Putting pump technology to the test

KSB has a long, well-earned reputation for producing and maintaining cutting-edge centrifugal pumps, but global recognition for manufacturing excellence doesn’t just happen. It’s built on a firm foundation of research, analysis, innovation, and extensive product testing — and the GIW Hydraulic Laboratory is where high tech happens. GIW Hydraulic Lab Since its founding in 1956, […]

VOLVO CE adds electric power to customers sites

VOLVO CE adds electric power to customers sites

With the widest range of electric construction machines available on the market today, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is showcasing that the journey towards emission free jobsites is well under way. Here we take a look at the wide range of real-life applications where these electric machines are already in action.

Hamm │ HC CompactLine series – the new compacts for earthworks

Hamm │ HC CompactLine series – the new compacts for earthworks

Sustainable and comfortable Hamm presents new small compactors: The HC CompactLine series (EPA Tier 4/EU Stage V engines) replaces the predecessor H CompactLine series with immediate effect. The new compacts offer impressive gradeability, improved driving characteristics and a comfortable, spacious cab. The 5 t (11023 lbs) and 7 t (15432 lbs) machines are extremely easy […]

Titan America’s Pennsuco Quarry wins record tying 8th National Mining Association’s Sentinels of Safety Award

Titan America’s Pennsuco Quarry wins record tying 8th National Mining Association’s Sentinels of Safety Award

NORFOLK, VA — Titan America’s Pennsuco Quarry, located in Medley, FL recently announced it has been awarded the National Mining Association’s (NMA) Sentinels of Safety Award in the Large Quarry category, tying the record for the greatest number of wins by any quarry in the United States. This is the second year in a row that […]

Two steps ahead: the VÖGELE Dash 5 road pavers

Two steps ahead: the VÖGELE Dash 5 road pavers

Road construction companies are equipped for the future with VÖGELE’s latest-generation SUPER 1900-5(i) and SUPER 2100-5(i) Road Pavers and AB 500 and AB 600 Extending Screeds. Highway Class pavers are perfectly at home whether on highways or handling other demanding large-scale projects. The SUPER 1900-5(i) manages pave widths between 2.55 m and 11.5 m, the […]

Ignite Attachments launches, sparking disruption in the value attachments category

Ignite Attachments launches, sparking disruption in the value attachments category

MOORHEAD, MN – Ignite Attachments launched Nov. 15, offering accessibly priced attachments and three point (3PT) implements for compact equipment in the agriculture, landscape, rental and construction industries in a digital, direct-to-consumer storefront. The new-to-market brand aims to deliver on speed, quality and equipment compatibility with an upgraded customer experience.

Alternative fuels. A sustainable path to engines decarbonization

Alternative fuels. A sustainable path to engines decarbonization

On Wednesday, Nov. 16 and Thursday, Nov., the Reggio Emilia’s plant of Kohler Engines sponsored and hosted the event “Alternative fuels. A sustainable path to engines decarbonization”, a workshop organized by SAE-NA, STEMS-CNR and Kohler.

Ritchie Bros. shows rise of compact earthmoving equipment in November Market Trends report

Ritchie Bros. shows rise of compact earthmoving equipment in November Market Trends report

Large excavator sales down in the U.S. in 2022, while mini excavator sales are on the rise FORT WORTH, TEXAS – With its November Market Trends Report, Ritchie Bros. takes a closer look at sales of earthmoving equipment in North America, including excavators, dozers, wheel loaders, skid steers, and more.

Stedman Machine Company promotes Yoe to Accounting & Human Resources Manager

Stedman Machine Company promotes Yoe to Accounting & Human Resources Manager

Marilyn Yoe is promoted to Accounting & Human Resources Manager of Stedman Machine Company. Prior to this promotion, Yoe spent 26 years as Accounting Manager for Stedman. A native of Aurora, IN; she has been with Stedman since 1995. Marilyn’s positive approach and professionalism has made her a pleasure to work with and makes her a keystone within […]

Public support for state & local transportation funding improvements remains strong

Public support for state & local transportation funding improvements remains strong

WASHINGTON – Voters in 18 states Nov. 8 approved 88 percent of 380 state and local ballot initiatives that are expected to generate almost $20 billion in one-time and recurring revenue for transportation improvement projects, according to initial results compiled by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA).

Vermeer launches HG4000 horizontal grinder

Vermeer launches HG4000 Horizontal Grinder

Sized for tree care professionals and mulch producers Vermeer continues to innovate with the introduction of the redesigned Vermeer HG4000 horizontal grinder. This new generation of the HG4000 delivers powerful performance in various wood waste recycling applications and landscaping material production. It’s equipped with a 536-horsepower (399.7-kW) CAT C13B T4F/Stage V diesel engine, a Series […]

Industry veteran Pedro Kelley joins sales team at Superior Industries

Industry veteran Pedro Kelley joins sales team at Superior Industries

Superior Industries, Inc., a US-based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, is excited to announce the addition of Pedro Kelley to its sales team in Latin America. There, Kelley will be responsible for developing new dealers, distributors and agents to represent the manufacturer’s crushing, screening, washing and conveying equipment.

Succeeding with standardization

Succeeding with standardization

Key Considerations to Optimize Trailer Fleets by Troy Geisler, vice president of sales and marketing, Talbert Manufacturing For fleet owners looking to standardize their operation, selecting a trailer manufacturer might feel more like picking a favorite sports team than a strategic move to maximize hauling equipment investments. To some extent, it is. Teams with dedicated […]

CALSTART research forecasts strong growth in zero-emission off-road equipment

CALSTART research forecasts strong growth in zero-emission off-road equipment

CALSTART has collaborated with the California Air Resources Board (CARB) on a market readiness and technological status assessment of zero-emission off-road equipment PASADENA, CA – CALSTART, a global non-profit focused on clean energy and transportation, has released the results of a new research project that gives a wide-ranging technology and market assessment of zero-emission off-highway […]

American Concrete Institute launches search for next executive vice president

American Concrete Institute launches search for next executive vice president

FARMINGTON HILLS, MI — In anticipation of the retirement of ACI Executive Vice President Ron Burg, the ACI Search Committee, and executive search firm Russell Reynolds Associates have released the position specifications for the association’s next Executive Vice President. The search firm, Russell Reynolds, has detailed the position and related responsibilities, which include carrying out the […]