Category Archives: Industry News

Remote-controlled wheel loaders to be tested when Volvo CE receives Sweden’s first 5G network for industry

Remote-controlled wheel loaders to be tested when Volvo CE receives Sweden’s first 5G network for industry

Telia, Ericsson and Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) have launched Sweden’s first 5G network for industrial use March 11, 2019,  at Volvo CE’s facility in Eskilstuna. Volvo CE will then become one of the first in the world to use 5G technology to test remote-controlled machines and autonomous solutions. The 5G network will be used […]

FIU bridge collapse contractor files for bankruptcy

Source: constructiondive.com Author: Kim Slowey The Miami-based contractor that was installing a pedestrian bridge at Florida International University in Miami a year ago when it collapsed has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Magnum Construction Management (MCM), formerly known as Munilla Construction Management, submitted its filing in the Southern District of Florida of U.S. Bankruptcy Court on […]

ASV debuts new brand strategy and improves customer experience with new website

ASV debuts new brand strategy and improves customer experience with new website

GRAND RAPIDS, MN  — ASV Holdings Inc.   recently introduced a new brand strategy highlighting the product features and qualities that make ASV an industry leader and allow customers to get more done in more places. The company also launched a new website with features to improve customer experience and ease of use. “ASV is seeing exceptional […]

Test once, then test again – Project Minotaur update

Test once, then test again – Project Minota

There’s a particular test lab at our Wichita facility that, to a layperson, must look like something straight out of a medieval dungeon. Chains hang from the ceiling to hold a device in place, a drive motor locked onto a dynamometer can spin for thousands of miles, a gas heater that ensures the room maintains […]

Screen Machine Industries, LLC and Diamond Z join forces

Effective March 1, 2019, Screen Machine Industries, LLC of Etna, Ohio has become the parent company of Diamond Z of Caldwell, ID. This will create a strong partnership of two material processing pros – Screen Machine in crushing and screening, Diamond Z in chipping and grinding. Together, both companies will be able to service the […]