Category Archives: Road

  • Complex crane operation in the heart of Vienna – three WOLFF cranes build a new department store on the “Mahü”

    Complex crane operation in the heart of Vienna – three WOLFF cranes build a new department store on the “Mahü”

    The Mariahilfer Straße, affectionately named “Mahü” by locals, is Vienna’s most popular shopping boulevard. It will soon see the opening of yet another shopping destination. Built on the grounds of the former Leiner furniture store, the “Lamarr” – named after the Austrian film diva Hedy Lamarr – will be a modern yet traditional-style department store […]

    Monroe Tractor welcomes BJ Grant as Service Manager for the Syracuse, NY location

    Monroe Tractor welcomes BJ Grant as Service Manager for the Syracuse, NY location

    At Monroe Tractor, we strive to bring the best products and the best in customer service, which is why we are excited to announce BJ Grant to our Syracuse, NY location. BJ joins us with a great deal of customer service in the automotive industry, diesel engines and heavy equipment industry, while serving in the […]

    ATA’s Technology & Maintenance Council working with SERJON to offer cybersecurity online training tailored for fleet personnel

    ATA’s Technology & Maintenance Council working with SERJON to offer cybersecurity online training tailored for fleet personnel

    Certification Program Designed for Small-to-Medium Operations Needing to Protect Heavy-Duty Vehicles Today, American Trucking Associations’ Technology & Maintenance Council and SERJON LLC announced a new collaborative effort to bring commercial vehicle cybersecurity training to TMC, ATA and other ATA Council members. The collaboration provides their members access to the certification training at a discounted price. SERJON […]

    Road Widener LLC bolsters sales coverage with new hires

    Road Widener LLC bolsters sales coverage with new hires

    DELAFIELD, WI — Road Widener LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative road and utility construction equipment, hires Jeremy Dehnel as director of sales and Ross Ordinario as regional sales manager for the western United States. Dehnel provides sales strategies, foundational business development and leadership to the team of regional sales managers in both domestic and international […]

    Tips for improving off-highway haul truck efficiency

    Tips for improving off-highway haul truck efficiency

    by Josh Swank, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Philippi-Hagenbuch Inc. For off-highway hauling, the right truck body can greatly boost efficiency and profits for your operation. Volumetric capacity, weight distribution and the type of materials being hauled can limit the productivity of many standard OEM truck bodies. To get the most out of your […]

    Volvo Construction Equipment strengthens FIA World RX platform with new partnerships

    Volvo Construction Equipment strengthens FIA World RX platform with new partnerships

    Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) announces that Parker Hannifin, a global leader in motion and control technologies, will join the CE Dealer team (now renamed CE Dealer Team by Volvo Construction Equipment) – as a new partner for season two of the FIA World Rallycross (World RX) Championship.

    Mecalac launches multifunctional compact loader line to North American Market

    Mecalac launches multifunctional compact loader line  to North American Market

    NORFOLK, MA – Mecalac, a leading global designer and manufacturer of compact construction equipment, launches a new product line of robust compact loaders to the North American market. Comprised of six models, including the MCL2, MCL4, MCL4+, MCL6, MCL6+ and MCL8, the series presents versatility and agility for industries ranging from agriculture to landscape, forestry, snow […]

    American Concrete Institute hires Conformity Assessment and Certification Engineer

    FARMINGTON HILLS, MI The American Concrete Institute (ACI) has hired Mahmut Ekenel, PhD, PE, FACI, to support, promote, and assist in the development of certification and conformity assessment programs. Ekenel’s primary focus will be assisting NEU:An ACI Center of Excellence for Carbon Neutral Concrete, and NEX: An ACI Center of Excellence for Nonmetallic Building Materials.

    Talbert Manufacturing awarded multiyear Sourcewell Contract

    Talbert Manufacturing awarded multiyear Sourcewell Contract

    RENSSELAER, IN — Talbert Manufacturing, a North American leader in specialized heavy-haul solutions, announces that it has been awarded a multiyear Sourcewell cooperative purchasing contract, #092922-TBT. The Sourcewell contract streamlines the procurement process for more than 70,000 government and education agencies as well as nonprofits in the United States. Talbert customers can use the Sourcewell contract to […]

    Savox Communications launches robust Savox Noise-COM 500 hearing protector for heavy industrial use

    Savox Communications launches robust Savox Noise-COM 500 hearing protector for heavy industrial use

    The new Savox Noise-COM 500 products are top-of-the-line Bluetooth hearing protectors specifically designed for use in extremely harsh, noisy operations. They are suitable, for example, for use in construction, mining, or other heavy industries where using hearing protectors is vital, and the ability to communicate with clarity is of equally high importance. These robust and […]

    Sustainability Committee established

    Sustainability Committee

    ST. LOUIS, MO  – The American Society of Concrete Contractors (ASCC) announced that Bruce Suprenant, P.E., PhD., FACI, and Bev Garnant, HACI, have been retained to develop and manage the association’s sustainability initiative. Suprenant and Garnant are ASCC’s former technical director and executive director respectively.

    U.S. Patent approved for Felling Trailers’ Air Bi-Fold Ramps system

    U.S. Patent approved for Felling Trailers’ Air Bi-Fold Ramps system

    Felling Trailers, Inc. was recently awarded a U.S. patent grant for their Air Bi-fold Ramps System, U. S. Patent 11,613,197. The Air Bi-fold Ramps system was first introduced to the construction and paving industry at the 2020 CONEXPO-CON/AGG show. The Air Bi-Fold Ramps system was featured on Felling’s 25-ton FT-50-3 LP, a tri-axle low-profile flatbed […]

    National Equipment Dealers, LLC adds Thunder Creek fuel, lube & service solutions to support heavy & compact equipment lines

    National Equipment Dealers, LLC adds Thunder Creek fuel, lube & service solutions to support heavy & compact equipment lines

    National Equipment Dealers (NED), LLC has announced the addition of Thunder Creek Equipment fuel and service solutions to its robust product offering serving its regions — which includes everything from excavators, articulated trucks and wheel loaders to telehandlers and compaction equipment.

    Vermeer opens new Global Parts Distribution Center

    Vermeer opens new Global Parts Distribution Center

    Vermeer announces the opening of a 312,000-ft2 state-of-the-art Global Parts Distribution Center to support the important work customers and dealers are performing around the world. Vermeer team members will package and ship parts worldwide from the facility, located on the grounds of the corporate headquarters. The Global Parts Distribution Center builds on a legacy of […]

    American Concrete Institute to host third annual 24 Hours of Concrete Knowledge

    American Concrete Institute to host third annual 24 Hours of Concrete Knowledge

    Registration is open for the third 24 Hours of Concrete Knowledge, organized by the American Concrete Institute (ACI). 24 Hours of Concrete Knowledge is a free, virtual conference that brings together 24 ACI international chapters and industry partners. Each chapter and industry partner will moderate one hour of the 24HCK by engaging regional concrete experts […]

    Children of fallen highway workers to receive financial assistance from ARTBA Foundation

    Children of fallen highway workers to receive financial assistance from ARTBA Foundation

    WASHINGTON, D.C.— The American Road & Transportation Builders Association Transportation Development Foundation’s (ARTBA-TDF) “Lanford Family Highway Worker Memorial Scholarship” fund is giving post-high school financial assistance for the 2023-24 school year to five children of highway workers who were killed or permanently disabled on the job.

    CASE breaks new ground with its first-of-its-kind lease program for heavy excavators

    CASE breaks new ground with its first-of-its-kind lease program for heavy excavators

    CASE Construction Equipment excavators have long been among the swiftest, smoothest and smartest excavators in the industry. Now, through an innovative lease program called The CASE Power Lease from the manufacturer and CNH Industrial Capital, equipment owners throughout the U.S. and Canada can get behind an all-new CASE D Series or E Series excavator (13-metric […]

    BOMAG Americas signs Finke Equipment as a new full-line equipment dealer to cover Vermont and Albany, NY

    BOMAG Americas signs Finke Equipment as a new full-line equipment dealer to cover Vermont and Albany, NY

    RIDGEWAY, SC – BOMAG Americas announces it has signed Finke Equipment as a new dealer covering the Albany market area and counties to the northeast as well as the entire state of Vermont. Under their agreement, Finke Equipment will be providing their customers with sales, service and parts support for all BOMAG equipment.

    Talbert Manufacturing announces 2022 Dealer Award Winners

    Talbert Manufacturing announces 2022 Dealer Award Winners

    RENSSELAER, Ind. (April 26, 2023) – Talbert Manufacturing, a North American leader in specialized heavy-haul solutions, names Hale Trailer Brake & Wheel, headquartered in Voorhees, New Jersey, as its top dealer for 2022. This marks the 15th consecutive year that Hale has earned the top Talbert dealer spot. Hale continues to excel in trailer sales, service and parts. […]

    RAM, Inc.’s premier Surface Blasting course covers the latest state-of-the art blasting methods and technologies available for blast optimization

    RAM, Inc.’s premier Surface Blasting course covers the latest state-of-the art blasting methods and technologies available for blast optimization

    A. McClure, Inc. (RAM, Inc.) will hold its premier Surface Blasting Course at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology in Rapid City, SD from Sept 26-28, 2023. The intense, three-day curriculum focuses heavily on the latest state-of-the-art technologies and methodologies available to the mining industry for blast optimization.

    Hamm │ Two Good Design Awards for the compaction specialist

    Hamm │ Two Good Design Awards for the compaction specialist

    Heavy compactors and small compactors receive awards The two latest compactor series from Hamm – the HC CompactLine series and the HC series – were recently awarded the Good Design Award 2022 by the Chicago Athenaeum. These bring the total of internationally recognized design and innovation awards for successful products and developments received by Hamm […]