Category Archives: Technology

John Deere Construction & Forestry builds new Illinois training facility

John Deere Construction & Forestry builds new Illinois training facility

MOLINE, IL — John Deere recently completed the construction of a 7,500 square foot facility in Coal Valley, IL, to better meet internal training demands, along with supporting customer visits and events. The building is part of the Construction & Forestry Training Campus and includes three classrooms that can be used separately for training purposes, or […]

Technicians troubleshoot, perform maintenance at Terex Utilities Service School

Technicians troubleshoot, perform maintenance at Terex Utilities Service School

WATERTOWN, SD — Equipment technicians from Australia, India, Indonesia, Canada and the United States received hands-on service training at the 35th Annual Terex Utilities Service School held in June at Lake Area Technical Institute. During the three-day event in Watertown, SD, 48 participants rotated through their choice of 18 stations. Stations included training on specific aerial […]

Brokk launches new website for ease of use, mobile access and educational resources

Brokk launches new website for ease of use, mobile access and educational resources

MONROE, WA —   Brokk has launched a new website: brokk.com. The new site provides quick access to detailed product information and an extensive after sales section full of useful tools to help customers maximize efficiency with their Brokk machines. The mobile-friendly site serves as a valuable resource for information on robotic demolition products and best practices […]

New offerings from Brokk

New offerings from Brokk

Brokk recently introduced the Brokk 170. With SmartPowerTM – the company’s signature intelligent power management system – the new machine offers 15% more power than its predecessor, the Brokk 160, but retains the same compact dimensions. The Brokk 170 is one of four new next generation Brokk remote-controlled demolition machines Brokk launched at this year’s […]

Optimized and safer mine haulage assured with Reverse Assist

Optimized and safer mine haulage assured with Reverse Assist

TUCSON, AZ – Hexagon’s Mining division recently announced the introduction of HxGN MineOperate Reverse Assist, a high-precision positioning application that guides truck operators with the optimum reversing path. Reverse Assist completes the division’s Operator Assist product suite. Inaccurate reversing maneuvers and costly collisions are perennial hazards for drivers backing into a loading position, a process […]