Category Archives: Industry News

Ready for high alpine use: Two WOLFF 1250 B cranes successfully installed on the new XXL TV 60 Tower Sections at the Swiss Grimsel Pass

Ready for high alpine use: Two WOLFF 1250 B cranes successfully installed on the new XXL TV 60 Tower Sections at the Swiss Grimsel Pass

SPITALLAMM DAM, GRIMSEL—The wolf is known for its adaptability, a strength that also distinguishes the red WOLFFs on construction sites around the world. Latest proof is provided by two WOLFF 1250 B luffing jib cranes on the construction site of the Replacement of the Spitallamm dam at Lake Grimsel. In June, the two giant cranes […]

Bulk bag fillers from BPS offer high accuracy, low maintenance

Bulk bag fillers from BPS  offer high accuracy, low maintenance

BRUNSWICK, OH—Bulk bag fillers manufactured by Best Process Solutions, Inc. (BPS) are designed to fill any size bulk bag with high accuracy, while offering years of trouble-free maintenance. BPS’s Model BBF loader features an inflatable fill head that offers a dust-free seal when loading, dust port with dust cartridge, and manually adjustable bag supports for […]

Fecon adds Vermeer All Roads as Forestry Mulcher dealer  

LEBANON, OHIO—As part of the controlled roll out of the recent global distribution agreement, Fecon LLC announces the addition of Vermeer All Roads. With 15+ locations throughout the Mid-Atlantic, Ohio Valley, Northeast and New England, Vermeer All Roads provides a robust line of mulching equipment that incorporates the best of Vermeer and Fecon mulching technology. Vermeer […]

Manitowoc to showcase latest Grove mobile cranes at GIS

Manitowoc to showcase latest Grove mobile cranes at GIS

Between October 7 and 9, Manitowoc will bring the latest additions to the Grove mobile crane range to booth F8-H5 at the GIS exhibition in Piacenza, Italy. During this event, Manitowoc will officially launch the 60 t capacity Grove GMK3060L-1all-terrain crane to the Italian market. This new mobile crane comes with the new generation Grove […]

TRT620R: Trommel Series – Tonnes of versatility

TRT620R: Trommel Series – Tonnes of versatility

The EDGE TRT620R tracked trommel has been designed for maximum productivity and superior screening efficiency. A heavy-duty construction design and high maneuverability ensures it is the perfect screening solution for a wide range of applications including, compost, mulch, soil, biomass or construction and demolition waste.

Solid performance in the second quarter for Volvo Construction Equipment

Solid performance in the second quarter for Volvo Construction Equipment

Continuing its strong rebound from the challenges of last year all markets have enjoyed in uptick in sales from the same period 2020 – all except China which has seen a slight slowdown despite its initial surge of sales in the first three months of the year. With improved construction activity, high customer confidence and […]

bidadoo continues record year — fueled by 65% q2 increase in new sellers and record pricing and buyer demand

With very strong pricing and market demand for equipment and truck assets, bidadoo drove over 65% new seller accounts in Q2, with record 2021 sales and revenues. SEATTLE, WA—With very strong pricing and market demand for equipment and truck assets, bidadoo drove over 65% new seller accounts in Q2, with record 2021 sales and revenues. […]

Metso Outotec to divest its Waste Recycling business

Metso Outotec has signed an agreement to divest its Waste Recycling business line to Ahlström Capital, a family-owned investment company. Metso Outotec announced in October 2020 its decision to divest its Recycling business which comprises of the waste recycling and metal recycling business lines based on the company’s strategic focus on the aggregates and mining […]

Manitowoc launches class-leading Grove GHC110 telescoping crawler crane

Manitowoc launches class-leading Grove GHC110 telescoping crawler crane

With the launch of the Grove GHC110, Manitowoc has added a crucial machine to the top end of its growing telescoping crawler crane range. Boasting an impressive 110 USt capacity, the GHC110 joins the recently launched GHC140 to bring another robust option to the market. “It’s like a tough younger brother for the GHC140, our […]

Terex MP acquires MDS International in Ireland

Terex MP acquires MDS International in Ireland

Terex Materials Processing (MP), a global leader in materials processing equipment, is pleased to announce the purchase of MDS International (MDS), a manufacturer of heavy duty and recycling trommels, apron feeders and conveyor systems, based in Co. Monaghan, Ireland. MDS was founded in 1995 by Liam and Una Murray, with a vision to design and […]

CASE introduces OEM-Fit SiteControl machine control solutions for excavators — Powered by Leica Geosystems

CASE introduces OEM-Fit SiteControl machine control solutions for excavators — Powered by Leica Geosystems

CASE Construction Equipment introduces OEM-Fit 2D and 3D machine control solutions designed by Leica Geosystems, part of Hexagon — now available for CASE D Series excavators from CASE SiteControl Certified dealers. This new option ensures that the optimal combination of machine and solution is installed and tested by CASE certified precision field specialists. It also […]

Redefining IPCC productivity: Metso Outotec launches integrated Planet Positive high-capacity in-pit crush & convey solutions

Redefining IPCC productivity: Metso Outotec launches integrated Planet Positive high-capacity in-pit crush & convey solutions

Mining operations are impacted by declining head grades. More material needs to be moved from greater depths to maintain concentrate production levels. This affects productivity and energy consumption, which directly correlates to the mine’s profitability and sustainability. To better meet these challenges, Metso Outotec is launching in-pit crush and convey (IPCC) solutions. The integrated solutions […]

Fisher Engineering announces new mid-duty plow and drop spreaders UTVs

Fisher Engineering announces new mid-duty plow and drop spreaders UTVs

These products will add to the FISHER® line of off-road vehicle equipment Highlights: Fisher Engineering has announced the addition of three new products to its line of off-road vehicle equipment: the FISHER® TRAILBLAZER™ mid-duty UTV straight blade plow and the TRAILCOMMANDER™ 250 and TRAILCOMMANDER™ 600 stainless steel drop spreaders. The TRAILBLAZER mid-duty UTV plow provides […]

Esco MILLHOG® Rolling Motors and Tube Expanders are rental packaged to meet specific user job application requirements

A large inventory of rolling motors and tube expanders that can be custom packaged to meet specific job application requirements for straight, flared, and beaded rolls are available for rent from Esco Tool. HOLLISTON, MA—Esco Tool has introduced a large inventory of rolling motors and tube expanders that can be custom packaged to meet specific […]

Demolition company operates North America’s largest Brokk

Demolition company operates North America’s largest Brokk

MONROE, WA  – FREDERICO Demolition, a leading New York-based demolition company, recently began operating the largest demolition robot in the North America construction market. The 24,361-pound (11,050-kilogram) Brokk 800S — designed and manufactured by Brokk, the world’s leading manufacturer of remote-controlled demolition machines — provides a 32-foot (10-meter) reach, and power on par with a […]

Introducing WSM’s newly redesigned Super Screener

Introducing WSM’s newly redesigned Super Screener

WSM’s new Super Screener is the next generation of this type of screen. Redesigned and manufactured for reduced maintenance, increased production, and longer operating life.  New rugged features include longer machine life thanks to a 15% lighter basket and increased durability with oversize hangers. Material moves up to four times faster thanks to the steep […]

Metso Outotec celebrates first anniversary with notable achievements and by building future sustainable business

Metso Outotec celebrates first anniversary with notable achievements and by building future sustainable business

A year ago, Metso and Outotec merged and created a new leader in the mining, aggregates and metals refining industries, making the most of the expertise that covers the full spectrum of products, services and solutions from ore bodies to metals. With over 15,000 employees, presence in over 50 countries and sales close to 4 […]

ABC: Partisan House-passed Infrastructure Package hurts American workers and small businesses

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Associated Builders and Contractors strongly opposes H.R. 3684, the INVEST in America Act, a partisan infrastructure bill that passed the U.S. House of Representatives today by a vote of 221-201. H.R. 3684 is a $715 billion surface transportation reauthorization and water infrastructure bill that represents House Democrat’s attempt to reauthorize the expiring 2015 Fast Act.

Werk-Brau V-Line Strata Frost-Rock Buckets tackle frozen ground and layered rock

Werk-Brau V-Line Strata Frost-Rock Buckets tackle frozen ground and layered rock

FINDLAY, OHIO — Werk-Brau introduces the V-Line Strata Frost and Rock Bucket for excavating frozen ground and layered rock.  Oversized leading edges, and a cutting edge with reinforced plate ensure long service life in severe conditions.  Available in ¼-cubic yard to 3-cubic yard capacities, the V-line design allows the machine to exert all of its force […]

Ever-expanding

Ever-expanding

As Cassinelli Landscaping & Construction expands their services, they’ve also expanded their views on managing their waste in ways that benefits their company Cassinelli Landscaping & Construction first got its beginnings in 1975 by installing tract sprinklers in Carson City, Nevada. As the years progressed, the company soon expanded into working in the commercial market, […]

Road repair contractors achieve 90% less maintenance with Road Widener’s FH-R attachment 

Road repair contractors achieve 90% less  maintenance with Road Widener’s FH-R attachment 

DELAFIELD, WI — Road Widener LLC, a leading global manufacturer of road construction equipment, offers the patented FH-R shouldering and side paver attachment. The FH-R precisely dispenses topsoil, gravel, asphalt, limestone and more on roadways and shoulders — all with an attachment compatible with common machines that contractors already own. This offers road repair contractors unbeatable […]

John Deere Announces Agreement with Mobile Track Solutions

John Deere Announces Agreement with Mobile Track Solutions

MOLINE, IL — John Deere announces a master supply agreement with Mobile Track Solutions, L.L.C., an Elkader, Iowa-based manufacturer of towed scrapers. As a part of the agreement, Mobile Track Solutions will provide the John Deere-branded greater than 27 cubic yard capacity towed scrapers for distribution through the John Deere construction and agriculture dealer networks.

Conveyor belt cleaner tension: A key to optimal performance

Conveyor belt cleaner tension: A key to optimal performance

By R. Todd Swinderman / P.E & CEO Emeritus, Martin Engineering Conveyor belt cleaners have evolved over the last 50 years from mostly homemade designs to a wide variety of engineered solutions to suit virtually every application.  The expectations have changed over time as the relationship between health, safety and productivity and clean belts have […]

New Cat® mulchers bring reliable performance, easy maintenance and keep safety a priority

New Cat® mulchers bring reliable performance, easy maintenance and keep safety a priority

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 […]