Category Archives: Technology

Ransome Attachments brings Ditch Doctor to the U.S.

Ransome Attachments brings Ditch Doctor to the U.S.

Ransome Attachments has been named the first and only distributor of Ditch Doctor™ Attachments in the United States. This unique hydraulic excavator attachment is designed for creating, restoring and maintaining infrastructure drainage ditches. The Ditch Doctor is the product of a resourceful Canadian specialty excavating company that was looking for an alternative to ditching with […]

KINSHOFER offers new series of hydraulic mobile shears

KINSHOFER offers new series of hydraulic mobile shears

KINSHOFER recently introduced the DXS Series of hydraulic mobile excavator shears. The line features industry-leading power-to-weight ratios, jaw opening sizes, cycle times and hydraulic efficiency. The attachment series, which features the DXS-40 and DXS-50 models, is ideal for scrap processing, tire recycling and demolition. Both models are also available with integrated FQC-system (Fuchs Quick Connect […]

Better screening is free crushing

Better screening  is free crushing

Diagnosing and addressing screen media issues by Lars Bräunling, MAJOR Director of Product Technology All mining and aggregates operations have the same ultimate goal for their processing equipment: to improve the cost per ton. This is often accomplished by fixing or preventing equipment issues and by optimizing performance. The screening process in particular is one […]

Brokk offers three Darda concrete crushers for reinforced concrete applications

Brokk offers three Darda concrete crushers for reinforced concrete applications

Brokk® recently launched three new concrete crusher models – the CC440, the CC480 and the CC580. The attachments, manufactured by Brokk’s German sister company, Darda®, offer contractors a high-performance tool for Brokk’s Next Generation SmartPower™ series, increasing operator safety and productivity on a variety of tough demolition jobs including top-down and interior demolition. “At Brokk, […]

New developments in quick/auto-connect for attachments

New developments in  quick/auto-connect for  attachments

Professional excavator operators’ have been able to benefit from recent advances in equipment technology that has led to fully automatic, quick coupling hydraulic systems. This has been developed due to pressures to make operations more efficient, with modern operators aiming to get in and out of their excavators as little as possible to change tools. […]