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A1A Software integrates 3D lift plan and iCraneTrax

A1A Software integrates 3D lift plan and iCraneTrax

A1A Software LLC, will demonstrate new features of its lift planning and fleet management tools, including integrations between the programs, at CONEXPO-CON/AGG, March 10-14, 2020 in Las Vegas, NV. “3D Lift Plan is so much more than a lift planning tool,” said Tawnia Weiss, president of A1A Software. “Connectivity between it and iCraneTrax gives crane […]

Intelligent compaction is the key

Intelligent compaction is the key

by Jeff Winke The most elemental meaning of the word “compaction,” is the exertion of force on something so that it becomes more dense. In the realm of road construction, compaction is considered one of the most important processes in pavement and roadway surface construction. It is necessary in order to attain high quality and […]

New conveyor belt cleaner design: Reduce inventory with cut-to-length

New conveyor belt cleaner design: Reduce inventory with cut-to-length

A new conveyor belt cleaner has been designed with an innovative method of holding the urethane blade in place without the need to mill any slots for holding pins. Combining the benefits of previous designs into one product, the QC1+TM belt cleaner from Martin Engineering can be cut to length to fit virtually any application, […]

New wheel loader simulator training pack from CM Labs incorporates guided learning features for faster skills acquisition

New wheel loader simulator training pack from CM Labs incorporates guided learning features for faster skills acquisition

CM Labs Simulations, developer of Vortex® training simulators, recently announced a new wheel loader simulation training pack that includes advanced earth moving techniques as well as guided learning features for faster skills acquisition. The new training pack introduces guided learning in the form of real-time feedback during exercises on crucial metrics such as distance from […]

CASE wins 2019 Good Design Award for methane-powered wheel loader concept, ProjectTETRA

CASE wins 2019 Good Design Award for methane-powered wheel loader concept, ProjectTETRA

CASE CE has received the prestigious Good Design® Award for its methane-powered wheel loader concept from the Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies. CASE Construction Equipment received the prestigious Good Design® Award for ProjectTETRA, the methane-powered wheel loader concept that provides an insight […]