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A1A Software integrates 3D lift plan and iCraneTrax

A1A Software integrates 3D lift plan and iCraneTrax

A1A Software LLC, will demonstrate new features of its lift planning and fleet management tools, including integrations between the programs, at CONEXPO-CON/AGG, March 10-14, 2020 in Las Vegas, NV. “3D Lift Plan is so much more than a lift planning tool,” said Tawnia Weiss, president of A1A Software. “Connectivity between it and iCraneTrax gives crane […]

Terex Utilities’ new digger derrick spin bottom drill bucket

Terex Utilities’ new digger derrick spin bottom drill bucket

Terex Utilities recently announced a new spin bottom drill bucket for use with digger derricks. It is designed to improve productivity when drilling in unstable ground conditions, such as wet or sandy environments. As the tool drills into the ground, barrel teeth cut through the material while the bucket captures it, allowing the operator to […]

New conveyor belt cleaner design: Reduce inventory with cut-to-length

New conveyor belt cleaner design: Reduce inventory with cut-to-length

A new conveyor belt cleaner has been designed with an innovative method of holding the urethane blade in place without the need to mill any slots for holding pins. Combining the benefits of previous designs into one product, the QC1+TM belt cleaner from Martin Engineering can be cut to length to fit virtually any application, […]

Trenchless Pipe Repairs LLC Now Part of the Vortex Companies

The Vortex Companies (“Vortex”), one of the nation’s fastest growing trenchless infrastructure solutions provider, has acquired the assets of Trenchless Pipe Repairs LLC (TPR), a leading trenchless sewer and drain service company based in Sumner, WA, according to Mike Vellano, CEO of Vortex. Known for its reputation for being an environmentally friendly service company, TPR […]

New wheel loader simulator training pack from CM Labs incorporates guided learning features for faster skills acquisition

New wheel loader simulator training pack from CM Labs incorporates guided learning features for faster skills acquisition

CM Labs Simulations, developer of Vortex® training simulators, recently announced a new wheel loader simulation training pack that includes advanced earth moving techniques as well as guided learning features for faster skills acquisition. The new training pack introduces guided learning in the form of real-time feedback during exercises on crucial metrics such as distance from […]