Category Archives: Technology

Pettibone partners with Mecalac on 8MCR railroad excavator in North American market

Pettibone partners with Mecalac on 8MCR railroad excavator  in North American market

BARAGA, MI — Pettibone has announced a partnership with Mecalac to provide sales and service support in North America for the Mecalac 8MCR Rail-Road, a compact crawler excavator that is purpose built with factory-installed hi-rails for railway maintenance and service work. In addition to digging, the 8MCR Rail-Road excavator is also designed to provide outstanding lifting […]

Design updates to Thunder Creek’s multi-tank trailers automates manifold system

Design updates to Thunder Creek’s multi-tank trailers automates manifold system

PELLA, IA – Thunder Creek Equipment has made a series of detailed improvements to its multi-tank trailer (MTT) fuel and service platform that allows users to legally haul up to 920 gallons of diesel without a CDL or HAZMAT endorsement (Title 49 (CFR49). The MTT updates are highlighted by a new electric manifold that automatically […]

Powerful new Enerpac industrial turntables allow safe repositioning of loads up to 400 tons with ease

Powerful new Enerpac industrial turntables allow safe repositioning of loads up to 400 tons with ease

MILWAUKEE, WI – Enerpac, a global market leader in heavy lifting technology and high-pressure hydraulics, recently announced a new line of industrial turntables that facilitate safe repositioning of heavy or oversize loads. The Enerpac ETT200 and ETT400 turntables greatly simplify handling, adjustment and precise orientation of loads up to 200- and 400-tons respectively, made possible […]

Sandvik releases non-cabin Ranger™ DXR series surface drill rigs: unbeatable productivity in difficult ground conditions

Sandvik releases non-cabin Ranger™ DXR series surface drill rigs: unbeatable productivity in difficult ground conditions

In response to customer requests, Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is expanding its Ranger™ DX series of surface top hammer drill rigs with two non-cabin Ranger™ DXR versions for improved safety in the toughest quarry and construction applications. The Ranger DX series of surface top hammer drill rigs, suited for construction applications, quarries and open […]

CM Labs launches collaborative learning solution for crawler crane operator training

CM Labs launches collaborative learning solution for crawler crane operator training

MONTREAL, QC – CM Labs Simulations, developer of Vortex® training simulators, recently announced the release of a unique collaborative learning solution that engages two trainees simultaneously. Built into CM Labs’ Crawler Crane Training Pack, this new simulation-based training solution teaches the lead crane operator how to safely and efficiently maneuver a steel pipe load in […]