Two new Cat® mulchers for tracked and wheeled excavators and forest machines deliver reliable operation in tough forestry applications. With their easy-to-maintain design, these mulchers incorporate a number of safety features to protect both workers and equipment at the jobsite. With the addition of the new Cat HM3013 and HM5515 models, Caterpillar now offers a mulcher attachment […]
The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) releases the June 2021 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI) on June 21. The index reports a qualitative assessment of both the prevailing business conditions and expectations for the future as reported by key executives from the $900 billion equipment finance sector. Overall, confidence in the equipment finance […]
by Meredith Rigdon Polydeck Screen Corporation, a global leader in manufacturing synthetic screen media and accessories for the mining, energy and industrial and aggregate industries, has announced the promotion of Ronald D. Kuehl II to the role of President. Prior to the announcement, Kuehl served as Executive Vice President of Polydeck since 2017 after joining the company in […]
In a pledge to reduce its carbon impact and help meet the goals of the Paris Agreement, Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) is announcing the scope of its Science Based Targets (SBTi) commitment – to achieve net-zero value chain emissions by 2040, with significant emission reductions as early as 2030. With its commitment to Science […]
Curb Roller Manufacturing, the world leader in shaped concrete roller screeds, introduces its first modular screed system, the patent pending Lynx Screed. This versatile alternative to completing flatwork provides a series of linkable screed pipes to accommodate concrete pours in varying widths from 3 to 22 feet. Unlike traditional roller screeds, the Lynx modular system […]
The Powerscreen Trakpactor 260 and 260SR have been part of our mobile impact crusher range from 2015, they are now back by popular demand! They have been designed not just for the recycling and demolition markets, but for quarrying and mining as well. Capable of processing a wide range of material at a high output, […]
Vermeer Corporation, a global manufacturer of composting, industrial and agricultural equipment and longtime member of the US Composting Council (USCC), is providing critical financial support to launch the US Composting Council’s new system for online learning.
Interactive webcast focuses on the performance and quality advances possible when excavators are equipped with machine control solutions. CASE Construction Equipment has announced that the next CASE LIVE virtual event will focus on Machine Control and Excavation, and will be held on June 23 at 10 AM Central.
By Donna Pryor, Julianne Story & Tracey O’Brien On June 9, 2021, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) released its long anticipated interim final rule and request for comments for the Occupational Exposure to COVID-19; Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS). OSHA released the ETS one day after the approval of the standard was received from the Office of Information and […]
U.S. truck tractor price index up 23% year over year; medium earthmoving in the U.S. up 21% VANCOUVER, BC, June 9, 2021 /CNW/ – May was another busy month for Ritchie Bros., with multiple record-breaking events and strong pricing across almost every single asset category. In fact, according to Ritchie Bros.’ June Market Trends Report, […]
Jean-Louis, Briaud, Ph.D., President, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) issued the following statement regarding the passing of the INVEST in America. “The American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) applauds the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee for passing the Investing in a New Vision for the Environment and Surface Transportation in America (INVEST in America) […]
Morbark, LLC, and its affiliated brands Rayco Manufacturing, Denis Cimaf, and Boxer Equipment have been awarded a cooperative purchasing contract with Sourcewell, #031721-MBI, in the Tree Maintenance Equipment, Attachments, and Accessories category.
HEC purchased two Manitowoc MLC100-1 crawler cranes to train students. The U.S. has seen an acute shortage of skilled trades workers over the last 20 years. As boomers retire, there are not enough people from younger generations filling their roles. Heavy Equipment Colleges of America (HEC) is the only Department of Education accredited school for […]
Lownds brings depth and breadth of experience in heavy equipment to global market positioned for high growth Keene, ON – McCloskey International is pleased to announce the appointment of Dean Lownds to Senior Sales Director, responsible for the EMEA and APAC regions. Lownds joins the McCloskey International team with over 20 years invested in the heavy […]
Felling Trailers announces the addition of the PCD, Pole/Cargo/Dump trailer to their utilities-based product line. The PCD model class is a true workhorse of Felling Trailers’ Utility/Telecom solutions. An operator can carry out a host of transport runs without changing out trailers. The Pole/Cargo/Dump can transport poles, backfill, debris, and even reels with the optional […]
VALLEY VIEW, OHIO – IROCK Crushers, a premiere manufacturer and designer of portable and mobile crushing, screening and conveying equipment, has expanded their North American distribution network by strategically partnering with Arizona-based dealer, Road Machinery. “Road Machinery LLC is so pleased to partner with IROCK in the sales, service, and rental of their unmatched crushers, […]
Metso Outotec has been a frontrunner in driving stirred milling innovations for decades and is now excited to introduce its comprehensive portfolio featuring three frontrunning stirred milling solutions – Vertimill®, Stirred Media Detritor, and HIGmill™. Ideal for grinding finer products, stirred mills are known for their energy efficiency and compact design, reducing floor space requirements. These mills are based on gravity-induced and […]
Caterpillar received gold for its Cat® Command for Construction system during this year’s Edison Awards program. It was recognized as being the best of the best for the Smart Productivity Tools – Living & Working Environment category. Named after Thomas Alva Edison, the Edison Awards have recognized some of the most innovative products, services and business leaders in […]
Fecon introduces Fecon Green™ Hydraulic Fluids, a zinc-free, readily biodegradable formula that withstands the rigors of land clearing and forestry mulching. This environmentally friendly product meets or exceeds Vickers M-2950-S, Vickers 1-286-5, U.S. Steel 126, and U.S. Steel 127 criteria. It eliminates the worry of accidental petroleum spills and meets or exceeds high-pressure pump requirements. […]
John Deere commemorates 50 years of manufacturing backhoe loaders by celebrating the launch of its first model in 1971, the JD310. Committed to customers’ needs, John Deere continues to incorporate the latest innovations and power solutions into its lineup of backhoe loaders including its first-ever joint test of a battery electric backhoe loader with National […]
Normet has expanded its wide equipment offering by launching an agile and compact Variomec XS product family to the market. Normet XS carrier is developed to provide safe, purpose-build and agile platform for several different transportation applications needed in demanding mining operations.
The Denver-based firm comments on a recent article that great security guards fulfill many roles to suit the situation. A May 15 article on The Press and Journal reports on a group of trespassers who broke into a garden center in Scotland in an attempt to commandeer a forklift. The group was largely unsuccessful and didn’t cause […]
One of the most important aspects of dust collection is having the proper filter media for the job. Controlling air quality by containing airborne dust particles benefits the health of workers, safeguards products processed at the facility and protects equipment. Here are key considerations to make sure your dust collector media is right for your […]
NEWTON, NH – Powerscreen Michiana will now represent Terex Ecotec in the state of Michigan. The organization will immediately assume responsibility for sales, rentals, service, and parts related to Terex Ecotec equipment.
Washington, DC — The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) released the May 2021 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI) recently. The index reports a qualitative assessment of both the prevailing business conditions and expectations for the future as reported by key executives from the $900 billion equipment finance sector. Overall, confidence in the equipment […]