Category Archives: Technology

Skycatch and DJI announce global agreement to deliver high-precision custom drones for Komatsu

Commercial drone data company, Skycatch, and DJI, the world’s leading manufacturer of civilian drones and aerial imaging technology, have extended their partnership to manufacture and deliver a fleet of high-precision drones for Komatsu Smart Construction. Each drone is manufactured by DJI and outfitted with specialized Skycatch technology, and is the first time DJI has manufactured […]

Volvo CE moves into 3D printing of parts

As the construction industry looks to new methods for efficient production, equipment manufacturers are likewise exploring additional ways to boost productivity. Volvo CE has introduced 3D printing in order to deliver spare parts to customers more quickly and efficiently. The company is also investing in 3D printing methods in the research and development of its […]

New DoosanCONNECT® system provides connected machine solution for Doosan equipment

SUWANEE, GA — Doosan Infracore North America, LLC, introduces DoosanCONNECT® — a new telematics management system for Doosan® excavators, wheel loaders, material handlers, log loaders and articulated dump trucks. The connected machine solution provides greater machine-to-machine communication, machine intelligence and remote equipment monitoring to maximize machine uptime protection.

Identified Technologies releases transformative new drone mapping analytics capabilities

PITTSBURGH, PA — Identified Technologies (“Identified”), recently announced a suite of new drone mapping features and services for its customers in the construction, mining, energy and engineering sectors. The new features, which will be launched and automatically pushed to customers throughout 2018 include:

Caterpillar EU Stage V engines set high standards for power density, fuel economy, reliability and flexible installation configurations

Caterpillar currently is developing productive, fuel-efficient, power-dense, EU Stage V-compliant engines across its industrial product line, from the two-cylinder C0.5, to the 12-cylinder, 32-liter C32. Goals for Cat® Stage V engines include developing more efficient after-treatment systems, simplifying installation in OEM-customer machines, and providing added value for end users of OEM machines — through increased […]