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Road Widener LLC expands sales coverage with three new managers

Road Widener LLC expands sales coverage with three new managers

DELAFIELD, WI  — Road Widener LLC, a leading manufacturer of innovative road and utility construction equipment, recently promoted Todd Dohnal to business development manager and appointed Jack Guebard and Rick Cuozzi as regional sales managers. Dohnal will focus on global sales while Guebard will serve the central United States and Cuozzi will cover the eastern […]

John Deere launches Scraper Earthmoving Productivity System

John Deere launches Scraper Earthmoving Productivity System

John Deere debuts its latest technology advancement, the Earthmoving Productivity System, designed for earthmoving customers. The Earthmoving Productivity System helps determine the volume of material that is being loaded into a scraper and transfers critical data back to a job site supervisor in real time. The Earthmoving Productivity System also takes images from inside the […]

Haver & Boecker Niagara showcases new Niagara F-Class Vibrating Screen at AGG1 2022

Haver & Boecker Niagara showcases new Niagara F-Class Vibrating Screen at AGG1 2022

NASHVILLE, TN — Haver & Boecker NiagaraNiagara F-Class vibrating screen Haver & Boecker Niagara showcased the new Niagara F-Class at AGG1 2022, March 29-31, in Nashville, TN. “Our new design results in a more durable and easy-to-maintain vibrating screen with the same industry-leading performance customers expect from the F-Class,” said Duncan High, the product manager behind […]

Volvo CE brings its first commercial electric machine to Asia

The zero-emissions, near silent ECR25 Electric excavator by Volvo Contruction Equipment (Volvo CE) is now available to order for customers in South Korea-respondiong to the market’s increased force on more sustainable construction solutions. The 2.5-ton battery electric compact excavator is the first electric machine by a major manufacturer to arrive in the Asian market – […]

Crunching the numbers

Crunching the numbers

A Holistic Approach to Trailer Total Cost of Ownership by Troy Geisler, vice president of sales and marketing, Talbert Manufacturing Purchase price is the first and most obvious element of total cost of ownership, but simply glancing a trailer’s price tag might only tell half the story. To really understand a trailer’s TCO, businesses need […]

The new W 120 Fi Compact Milling Machine headlines the show of Wirtgen Group Solutions at World of Asphalt 2022

The new W 120 Fi Compact Milling Machine headlines the show of Wirtgen Group Solutions at World of Asphalt 2022

From March 29–31, 2022, the Wirtgen Group will be showing 11 exhibits representing a cross-section of its market-oriented and holistic solutions for the entire road construction process at the event in Nashville. The highlight of the show, the W 120 Fi, celebrates its world premiere at the event as a representative of Wirtgen’s new generation of compact […]

Woolpert contracted to provide general engineering services to ODOT District 6 and District 9

Woolpert contracted to provide general engineering services to ODOT District 6 and District 9

The firm will provide on-call engineering and geospatial transportation support for 16 Ohio counties. COLUMBUS, Ohio  — Woolpert was selected by the Ohio Department of Transportation for a two-year, $1.5 million general engineering services contract to support District 6-Delaware and District 9-Chilicothe. Services will include but not be limited to roads and bridges engineering, survey, […]

GSSI to highlight new PaveScan MDM quality control tool at World of Asphalt 2022

GSSI, the world’s leading manufacturer of ground penetrating radar (GPR) equipment, will be showcasing its PaveScan® Mix Design Module (MDM) quality control tool for the lab and paving site at the World of Asphalt show on March 29-31, 2022 at the Nashville Music City Center in Nashville, TN. Drop by Booth #3206 to see PaveScan […]

Key features improve capability of horizontal screen in static applications

Key features improve capability of horizontal screen in static applications

MORRIS, MN – Superior Industries, Inc., a US-based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, reports about several key features that improve performance of its popular Guardian® Horizontal Screen in stationary or static settings. “Historically, horizontal screens are most popular in portable or mobile applications,” says Ed Sauser, Superior’s product manager […]

CASE announces approval of B20 biodiesel for all G Series wheel loaders

CASE announces approval of B20 biodiesel for all G Series wheel loaders

Fiat Powertrain Technologies approves B20 for use in NEF 4 (4.5L), NEF 6 (6.7L) and CURSOR (8.7L) diesel engines. FPT Industrial announced today at the National Biodiesel Conference & Expo that it has approved B20 biodiesel for use in its NEF4, NEF 6 and CURSOR Tier 4 Final diesel engines. This announcement makes all CASE […]

French start-up Hiboo is distinguished by Bertrand Piccard’s Solar Impulse Foundation

French start-up Hiboo is distinguished by Bertrand Piccard’s Solar Impulse Foundation

The specialist in construction equipment data has received the “Solar Impulse Efficient Solution” label, rewarding profitable solutions to protect the environment.   Founded by Bertrand Piccard, the Solar Impulse Foundation is dedicated to meeting ecological challenges without hindering economic growth. In 2017, it launched the “Beyond 1,000 Solutions” initiative, which consists in identifying and labeling […]

GSSI will have Concrete Scanning and Utility Locating Systems at World of Concrete 2022 

GSSI will have Concrete Scanning and Utility Locating Systems at World of Concrete 2022 

GSSI, the world’s leading manufacturer of ground penetrating radar (GPR) equipment, will be showcasing its StructureScan™ Mini XT all-in-one concrete inspection GPR system at the World of Concrete show on January 18-20, 2022 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. Also on display will be the industry-leading compact UtilityScan® GPR system. Drop […]

Best practices in rockfall mitigation

by Dr. Martin Woodard, PhD PG PE, Director of Rockfall Services, GeoStabilization International Rockfalls happen quickly and can be catastrophic. While sometimes they come with warning, that is not always the case – putting people and infrastructure in potential danger. Therefore, it’s critical to understand the integrity of a rock slope, the potential for a […]

Epiroc introduces the Pit Viper 291 blasthole drilling rig  

Epiroc introduces the Pit Viper 291 blasthole drilling rig  

Epiroc, a leading productivity partner for the mining and infrastructure industries, introduces the Pit Viper 291 blasthole drilling rig. The large diameter, single-pass drill delivers productivity, application flexibility and enhanced operator safety with autonomous drilling options. Epiroc’s Pit Viper 291 single-pass rotary drill is designed to tackle larger diameter drilling in soft to medium ground […]

Hummerbee adds new Compact Articulated Loader to its line of Rough Terrain Equipment

Hummerbee adds new Compact Articulated Loader to its line of Rough Terrain Equipment

EDMORE, MI – Hummerbee has announced that they will soon be releasing their newest rough terrain machine, the 721R telescopic, compact articulated loader, and is actively taking preorders now. The first loaders are expected to deliver during Q4 2021. Founded in 1986 as A&O Forklift – now doing business as Hummerbee Rough Terrain Equipment – […]

CASE to host CASE LIVE virtual event on Building the Ultimate Snow Fleet

CASE to host CASE LIVE virtual event on Building the Ultimate Snow Fleet

Interactive webcast (July 28 — 10 AM Central) focuses on the advantages of construction equipment in snow removal applications and machine considerations when building out a snow fleet. CASE Construction Equipment has announced that the next CASE LIVE virtual event will focus on Building the Ultimate Snow Fleet, and will be held on July 28 […]

CASE introduces OEM-Fit SiteControl machine control solutions for excavators — Powered by Leica Geosystems

CASE introduces OEM-Fit SiteControl machine control solutions for excavators — Powered by Leica Geosystems

CASE Construction Equipment introduces OEM-Fit 2D and 3D machine control solutions designed by Leica Geosystems, part of Hexagon — now available for CASE D Series excavators from CASE SiteControl Certified dealers. This new option ensures that the optimal combination of machine and solution is installed and tested by CASE certified precision field specialists. It also […]

Ever-expanding

Ever-expanding

As Cassinelli Landscaping & Construction expands their services, they’ve also expanded their views on managing their waste in ways that benefits their company Cassinelli Landscaping & Construction first got its beginnings in 1975 by installing tract sprinklers in Carson City, Nevada. As the years progressed, the company soon expanded into working in the commercial market, […]

Conveyor belt cleaner tension: A key to optimal performance

Conveyor belt cleaner tension: A key to optimal performance

By R. Todd Swinderman / P.E & CEO Emeritus, Martin Engineering Conveyor belt cleaners have evolved over the last 50 years from mostly homemade designs to a wide variety of engineered solutions to suit virtually every application.  The expectations have changed over time as the relationship between health, safety and productivity and clean belts have […]

Strong pricing continues at Ritchie Bros. according to latest Market Trends report

U.S. truck tractor price index up 23% year over year; medium earthmoving in the U.S. up 21% VANCOUVER, BC, June 9, 2021 /CNW/ – May was another busy month for Ritchie Bros., with multiple record-breaking events and strong pricing across almost every single asset category. In fact, according to Ritchie Bros.’ June Market Trends Report, […]

Komatsu’s D39i-24 dozer offers enhanced automation

Komatsu’s D39i-24 dozer offers enhanced automation

With automatic dozing, rough cut to finish grade, make every pass count Chicago—The faster your construction crew reaches a state of maximum productivity, the better it is for your bottom line. Have you ever watched crews, surrounded by modern equipment, begin a job by pounding a wooden stake into the ground and think, “Isn’t there […]

New CAT® next generation 538 forest machines

New CAT® next generation 538 forest machines

The new Cat® Next Generation 538 Forest Machine features several significant design upgrades that make it a top choice for working with timber “The 538 has a reputation as a solid performer with rugged reliability,” said Giacomo Bottone, worldwide director for Caterpillar’s forestry and medium excavator family. “The Next Generation 538 builds on this foundation […]

Diamond Equipment supports Team Rubicon tornado cleanup in Tennessee

Diamond Equipment supports Team Rubicon tornado cleanup in Tennessee

CASE Construction Equipment dealer Diamond Equipment is currently supporting Team Rubicon, a veteran-led disaster response organization, in numerous operations throughout the state of Tennessee after a series of tornadoes and heavy storms moved through the region in March and April. Diamond has provided equipment to Team Rubicon’s heavy equipment cadre for debris removal and cleanup […]

Equipped to do more: Vermeer focuses on making positive impact during COVID-19 crisis

Equipped to do more: Vermeer focuses on making positive impact during COVID-19 crisis

  by Mike Schmidt, AEM Industry Advisor editor MILWAUKEE, WI — When adversity strikes, it’s easy to see what you can’t control. It’s far more difficult to recognize what you can control. The toughest task of all, however, is figuring out how to respond accordingly. For Jason Andringa and his colleagues at Vermeer Corporation, a […]