Category Archives: Technology

MAC Equipment, LLC hosts Mobile Barrier demo

MAC Equipment, LLC of Albany, NY recently held a demonstration of Mobile Barriers MBT-1 mobile protection unit, inviting local road contractors, NY DOT representatives and the NY Thruway Authority to come and learn about this innovative piece of safety equipment. MAC Equipment has been providing sales, rentals and service of construction equipment since 2001 and […]

John Deere, LHP Telematics collaborate to simplify data management for construction professionals

In an effort to simplify data management and enhance job site productivity, John Deere and LHP Telematics — an industry leader in creating custom telematics solutions for the heavy equipment original equipment manufacturer (OEM) marketplace and aftermarket construction fleets — are joining forces to further advance the proficiencies of John Deere WorkSight™ and to put […]

Atlas Copco launches industry’s first gas breaker with electronic fuel injection

Atlas Copco introduces its PROi gas breaker with electronic fuel injection (EFI), an industry first that offers significant benefits for users needing to break concrete, cut asphalt, tamp soil or drive ground rods. The Cobra PROi provides as much as 10 percent more power than its predecessor, the PROe, at all working speeds, while optimal […]

John Deere collaboration with AGTEK increases customer support and simplifies grade control workflow process

MOLINE, IL — As contractors increasingly use 3D digital models and GPS technology when grading a jobsite, John Deere is joining forces with AGTEK — one of the civil construction industry’s leading providers of takeoff and 3D modeling software — to increase efficiency and ease the takeoff and modeling process across job sites of all […]