Category Archives: Industry News

Cat grade control 3D for D3K2, D4K2, and D5K2 models boost productivity, lowers cost and reduces operator effort

Cat® Grade Control 3D, by automating machine functions during both production dozing and fine grading applications, enables dozer operators to work more efficiency, accurately, and productively, while also lowering operating costs. The system features an integrated design, including dual, roof mounted antennas that eliminate the need to climb onto the blade to remove conventional blade-mounted […]

CASE Introduces New SV340 Skid Steer

CASE Construction Equipment introduces the new SV340 skid steer — the company’s most powerful skid steer ever built. Rated at 3,400-pounds operating capacity and featuring a bucket breakout force of 9,531-pounds, the new vertical lift skid steer continues the CASE tradition of building powerful operating capacities into a platform that is easy to use for […]

Compact, rubber tire paver offers maneuverability, performance power

CHATTANOOGA, TN — The Roadtec RP-170e is a rubber tire 8-foot highway class, asphalt paver. The machine features a 6-foot, 4-inch wheelbase designed to offer greater maneuverability without sacrificing performance in traction or pushing power. The hopper width is 10-foot, 5-inches with a 11.5 ton capacity. The smallest machine in the Roadtec paver line, the […]

M Series medium wheel loader 2017 product updates include advanced features to enhance jobsite efficiency, lower operating costs and improve safety

Caterpillar recently announced the 2017 product updates for Cat® M Series medium wheel loaders (950M, 962M, 966M, 972M, 966M XE, 972M XE, 980M, and 982M). Dedicated to responding quickly to customer requirements for optimum machine performance, Caterpillar brings new features and product improvements to market quickly, allowing machine designs to be refined more frequently than […]

ASV’s RT-75 compact track loader revolutionizes the compact track loader market with longer run times, increased performance and reduced maintenance

 GRAND RAPIDS, MN — ASV LLC, an industry leading manufacturer of all purpose and all season compact track loaders and skidsteers, introduces the large frame, radial lift Posi-Track RT-75 compact track loader. The RT-75 features highly efficient hydraulics and an innovative, high capacity cooling system while delivering superior serviceability. ASV’s patented Posi-Track undercarriage provides the […]