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Sakrete launches augmented reality application for concrete calculations

Sakrete launches augmented reality application for concrete calculations

New App measures and estimates concrete needed for various concrete jobs ATLANTA, GA — Sakrete released its new mobile app that calculates the amount of product needed with a simple scan of a project space. The Sakrete augmented-reality based application uses spatial computing to measure and estimate different jobs, saving contractors time, product and money. Launched at […]

Seattle’s State Route 99 tunnel completion

Seattle’s State Route 99 tunnel completion

by Jon M. Casey As I begin writing this article (on Jan. 11), at 10 p.m. local time, Seattle’s Alaskan Way Viaduct between South Spokane Street and the south end of the Battery Street Tunnel will close forever. Once that takes place, the scheduled three-week process of intensive construction work by WSDOT to realign State […]

Dynapac paves the way to maximized product uptime with Syncron

Leading compaction and paving equipment provider enhances customer experience through best-in-class fill rates  STOCKHOLM and ATLANTA  – SyncronTM, a provider of cloud-based after-sales service solutions focused on empowering the world’s leading manufacturers to maximize product uptime and deliver exceptional customer experiences, recently announced Dynapac has achieved and maintains a 97 percent fill rate by using Syncron […]

When to use an A-style vs. a K-style diverter

For both the A-Style and the K-Style diverter design option, the primary responsibility is to divert material from a single source toward either of two locations. However, the application benefits for each design vary from one another. What do these diverters have in common? In gravity flow applications, certain materials achieve optimal flow rates if […]

New CAT® C13B engine delivers more power in a compact lightweight design

The new Cat® C13B leverages a proven, reliable core engine with over 109 million off-highway field hours combined with design improvements to create customer value, allowing OEMs to downsize their engine platforms, lower installation costs and maximize uptime. The 12.5-liter engine features a patented non-EGR aftertreatment system to meet EU Stage V and U.S. EPA […]