Category Archives: Technology

First-class service from Terex Advance

First-class service from Terex Advance

FORT WAYNE, IN —Terex® Advance held their annual service school on February 25-26 in Fort Wayne, IN as part of their continuous efforts to support their customers throughout the U.S. More than 100 technicians from across the country gathered at the Grand Wayne Center to hear Terex® Advance production and engineering professionals, service providers and […]

The world’s largest heavy metal show in 2020

The world’s largest heavy metal show in 2020

Mark your calendar to attend CONEXPO-CON/AGG CONEXPO-CON/AGG 2020 is one year out, but it’s not too early to make plans for North America’s largest construction trade show for the asphalt, aggregates, concrete, earthmoving, lifting, mining, utilities and related industries. “The show is shaping up to be one of the best ever; attendees and exhibitors will […]

Remote-controlled wheel loaders to be tested when Volvo CE receives Sweden’s first 5G network for industry

Remote-controlled wheel loaders to be tested when Volvo CE receives Sweden’s first 5G network for industry

Telia, Ericsson and Volvo Construction Equipment (Volvo CE) have launched Sweden’s first 5G network for industrial use March 11, 2019,  at Volvo CE’s facility in Eskilstuna. Volvo CE will then become one of the first in the world to use 5G technology to test remote-controlled machines and autonomous solutions. The 5G network will be used […]

CEMEX unveils new low-emission, high-efficiency locomotive at Victorville Cement Plant in California

CEMEX unveils new low-emission, high-efficiency locomotive at Victorville Cement Plant in California

CEMEX USA recently unveiled a new low-emission, high-efficiency locomotive at their Victorville, CA, cement plant recently as part of their continued commitment to sustainability and to enhance air quality in a community where they have operated for more than 100 years.  The locomotive, developed by Knoxville Locomotive Works and equipped with an MTU-4000 Series engine […]

Komatsu first to operate autonomous haulage system over dedicated private LTE network

Komatsu first to operate autonomous haulage system over dedicated private LTE network

ROLLING MEADOWS, IL – Komatsu America Corp. recently announced the FrontRunner autonomous haulage system (AHS) has qualified to operate on private long-term evolution (LTE) mobile broadband technology. This is the mining industry’s first AHS-enabled to run on private LTE in commercial operations, making way for ultra-high system availability and reliability, while adhering to Komatsu’s renowned […]