Category Archives: Recycle

UMA goes deep to anchor Georgia pump station

UMA goes deep to anchor Georgia pump station

by Brian M. Fraley, Fraley Construction Marketing You need to build a stable foundation for improvements to a pump station but you’re located in a five-foot water table within proximity to a creek. How do you keep the foundation from rising? One Georgia county’s engineer chose to pin it down with rock anchors and UMA Geotechnical […]

Using ground-penetrating radar to ensure dam safety

Accurate non-destructive approach saves time and money during investigations by Peter Masters As the world struggles to improve its critical infrastructure, many are seeking out non-destructive testing (NDT) methods that can help to accurately determine what can be repaired and what needs to be replaced. In the field of dam safety, NDT methods are seen […]

Kanson adds three new Grove GMK4100L-1 cranes to Hong Kong fleet after positive experience with predecessor

Kanson adds three new Grove GMK4100L-1 cranes to Hong Kong fleet after positive experience with predecessor

Kanson Crane & Heavy Transport trusted the performance of the Grove GMK4100L-1 model after positive experiences with the predecessor GMK4100L The cranes have a compact design and deliver powerful performance, and Kanson will use them on construction projects across Hong Kong. Hong Kong-based heavy equipment rental company Kanson Crane & Heavy Transport (Kanson) has added […]

Vermeer and Conmeq to bring fully electric mini skid steer loaders to European jobsites

Vermeer and Conmeq to bring fully electric mini skid steer loaders to European jobsites

Vermeer Corporation has entered into a distribution agreement with Conmeq Construction Equipment & Machinery B.V., to supply Conmeq-branded electric mini skid steer loaders to be sold, serviced and supported through Vermeer industrial dealers in Europe. Based in Budel, The Netherlands, Conmeq manufactures a fully electric, rubber-tired mini skid steer model, the AS15, with a 500 […]

Join peers February 15 – 18 in Minneapolis, Minnesota!

Registration is Open! We can’t wait to bring everyone safely together again to learn and connect at the IECA Annual Conference and Expo  in Minneapolis, MN, Feb. 15-18, 2022. With over 100 preconference and education sessions, we’ll provide training on solutions to industry problems, feature leading research at the St. Anthony Falls Laboratory field tour, […]

GSSI to highlight UtilityScan® Compact GPR Unit at INTERGEO 2021

GSSI to highlight UtilityScan® Compact GPR Unit at INTERGEO 2021

GSSI, the world’s leading manufacturer of ground penetrating radar (GPR) equipment, will be showcasing its UtilityScan® compact GPR unit at INTERGEO 2021, which will be held at the Hanover Exhibition Grounds, Hanover, Germany Sept. 21-23, Booth 23. Also on display will be the 200 HS antenna and the StructureScan Mini XT. Visitors to the booth […]

Fernandez Holdings acquires Nortrax Inc. and Schmidt Equipment Inc. to become United Construction & Forestry

  SCARBOROUGH, MAINE – Fernandez Holdings, Inc., which owns a diverse portfolio of businesses, including 57 John Deere Ag and Turf dealerships in the Northeast and South Central US, has acquired 14 John Deere Construction and Forestry stores, nine locations from Nortrax, Inc. in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont and New York, and five stores in Massachusetts […]

Werk-Brau Introduces Hydra-clamp® Bucket for heavy or awkward loads

Werk-Brau Introduces Hydra-clamp® Bucket for heavy or awkward loads

FINDLAY, OHIO — Werk-Brau introduces the Hydra-clamp® bucket with a built-in rotary actuated thumb which maintains consistent clamping force on the load through the entire rotation, for improved flexibility and precision.  Constructed of abrasion and wear resistant and high-strength AR400 steel in all critical areas, this versatile attachment is ideal for handling heavy, awkward, or bulky […]

IROCK Crushers appoints Golden Equipment as new dealer

VALLEY VIEW, OHIO – IROCK Crushers is thrilled to announce they are partnering with Golden Equipment Company to represent the IROCK product line throughout New Mexico and the El Paso region of Texas. “With several locations in the Southwest, and with 35 years as an industry dealer, I am very pleased to be partnering with […]

2021 IECA Northeast Regional Conference

The IECA Northeast Chapter cordially invites you to join us Nov. 2-4 at our 2021 Regional Conference 2021. We will be meeting in historic and beautiful Plymouth, Massachusetts. The conference will be held at the incredible Hotel 1620 in the Plymouth Waterfront District. We are excited to once again meet in person to network, enjoy […]

Introducing the all-electric Vermeer R500 reclaimer

Introducing the all-electric Vermeer R500 reclaimer

Vermeer expands its horizontal direction drilling (HDD) fluid management equipment line and launches its first electric-powered reclaimer with the new Vermeer R500 reclaimer.  This is the first model released by Vermeer from the acquisition of electric-powered horizontal directional drilling (HDD) and fluid systems technology from Normag in 2020. The all-electric R500 reclaimer is a key […]

Hummerbee adds new Compact Articulated Loader to its line of Rough Terrain Equipment

Hummerbee adds new Compact Articulated Loader to its line of Rough Terrain Equipment

EDMORE, MI – Hummerbee has announced that they will soon be releasing their newest rough terrain machine, the 721R telescopic, compact articulated loader, and is actively taking preorders now. The first loaders are expected to deliver during Q4 2021. Founded in 1986 as A&O Forklift – now doing business as Hummerbee Rough Terrain Equipment – […]

Doosan Infracore sale to Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co.

Doosan Infracore sale to Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co.

SUWANEE, GA Aug. 19 was the official close and completion date of Doosan Infracore sale to Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co. Doosan Infracore will become a subsidiary of the newly created Hyundai Genuine (HG) group alongside Hyundai Construction Equipment (HCE) as two independent construction equipment companies under HHIH. HG will act as the intermediary company of […]

Total Equipment, Inc. expands Vermeer Industrial representation in the Caribbean, rebrands to Vermeer Caribbean

Total Equipment, Inc., a full-line Vermeer Industrial dealer headquartered in Puerto Rico, today announced it has acquired the rights from Vermeer Southeast to represent the Vermeer Industrial product line in over 20 islands south of Cuba, from Jamaica to Trinidad & Tobago, and including the ABC islands (Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao).

Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s Survey of Economic Activity: Monthly Leasing and Finance Index

July New Business Volume Up 9 Percent Year-over-year, Down 5 Percent Month-to-month, and Up Nearly 9 Percent Year-to-date WASHINGTON, D.C. —The Equipment Leasing and Finance Association’s (ELFA) Monthly Leasing and Finance Index (MLFI-25), which reports economic activity from 25 companies representing a cross section of the $900 billion equipment finance sector, showed their overall new business […]

Keys to a carbon neutral future – and it’s not just electromobility

Keys to a carbon neutral future – and it’s not just electromobility

The journey toward a more sustainable construction industry is well underway with a clear roadmap ahead to deliver carbon neutral equipment fit for the future. Battery electric and fuel cell electric products form a major part of this ambition. But if we want to reduce our environmental impact and build the world we want to […]

Online conveyor training content for Learning Management Systems

Online conveyor training content for Learning Management Systems
[NEPONSET, IL — New online content has been introduced by the world’s most experienced conveyor training provider, specifically designed to integrate with Learning Management Systems (LMSs) so users can assign, monitor and certify progress of all participants.  The new offering from Martin Engineering includes eight self-paced modules that address methods to identify, understand and correct […]

Neo Performance Materials joins the U.N. Global Compact and commits to implementing its 10 Principles to promote sustainability

TORONTO, ON Neo Performance Materials Inc. is pleased to announce that it has become a participant in the United Nations Global Compact (“Global Compact”), the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, and has committed to implementing the Global Compact’s 10 Principles on human rights, labour, environment and anti-corruption.

China Non-Road Stage IV Emissions Regulations: What manufacturers need to know

China Non-Road Stage IV Emissions Regulations: What manufacturers need to know

The full implications of China’s Non-Road Stage IV (NR IV) Off-Road Emissions Regulations are just now beginning to come into focus as manufacturers begin to understand the their requirements. And while they are widely – and rightly – perceived as engines emissions requirements, machine manufacturers need to possess a strong understanding of China’s NR IV […]

2021 IECA Northeast Regional Conference registration is now live

Attend the 2021 Northeast Conference Nov. 2-4 in Plymouth, MA to join a community of erosion and sediment control and environmental compliance professionals. The conference will explore advancements in the industry and collaboratively discuss how to put technology, science, and solutions into practice. Sessions will focus on relevant wetland and shoreline restoration, stormwater management, climate […]

R900 impact crusher – High performance, compact dimensions & first-class customer service are strong reasons why invest in another Rockster crusher

R900 impact crusher – High performance, compact dimensions & first-class customer service are strong reasons why invest in another Rockster crusher

Zeković Company, located in a small town of Žabljak, in a mountainous north-western part of Montenegro, has purchased a second Rockster R900 impact crusher. “Due to our business expansion, there has been a need for a second crusher. It was an easy decision to invest in another Rockster. Since 2009, our long-lasting relationship is more […]

Pettibone launches X-Command® Telematics for telehandlers, Cary-Lift and Speed Swing

Pettibone launches X-Command® Telematics  for telehandlers, Cary-Lift and Speed Swing

BARAGA, MI — Pettibone has introduced X-Command®, a new telematics program available for the company’s X-Series telehandlers, Cary-Lift pipe and pole handlers, and Speed Swing rail maintenance machines. The system offers real-time access to machine data, thereby saving time, money and hassle for equipment owners, fleet managers, rental centers and maintenance technicians.

Ritchie Bros. to acquire Euro Auctions and expand its reach in EMEA region

Working together to provide customers more equipment, solutions, and services for their businesses VANCOUVER, BC – Ritchie Bros., a leading global asset management, disposition, and services company; and Europe’s leading plant and machinery auction house, Euro Auctions, have jointly announced that they have entered into an agreement under which Ritchie Bros. will acquire Euro Auctions […]

President Biden announces new actions to get more Americans vaccinated and slow the spread of the Delta Variant

The White House released its Fact Sheet regarding efforts to encourage vaccination for federal employees and federal contractors. This is not a vaccine mandate, and the relevant text is below. There are a lot of questions about what this means and how it will be implemented. The White House press briefing did little to expand on what was […]

 RGS Nordic keeps Europe’s Far North Tidy with Lindner Twin-shaft Shredder Armada 

 RGS Nordic keeps Europe’s Far North Tidy with Lindner Twin-shaft Shredder Armada 

COPENHAGEN—The largest waste management company in Scandinavia, RGS Nordic, has its sights set firmly on keeping the environment clean for the future. And it is managing almost a football team of shredders – all made by Lindner. There are good reasons why.  The word ‘Scandinavia’ alone conjures up images of incredible natural beauty. Untouched wilderness, […]