Construction Equipment and Supplies

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Surface Excavation Machine supports Trimble control system.

August 19, 2016

Vermeer T1255III Direct Drive Terrain Leveler® is available with Trimble Ready® factory option that facilitates installation of Trimble® GCS900 Grade Control System. Latter, which uses GPS to control cutting head depth and pitch, lets operators cut to surface mine plan precisely while eliminating rapid changes in cutting depth. Machine steering coordinates can also be provided by GCS900 to reduce human error for cutting head overlap and maximize machine efficiency. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies

When Nature Calls

August 17, 2016

“Can you hear me now?” takes on a different meaning when your jobsite spans a 330-acre state park and there is no cell phone service. The crew for Smith-Midland Corp., Midland, Va., overcame this challenge and successfully manufactured and installed nine Easi-Set Buildings at Echo Bluff State Park, Eminence, Mo. Purchased in November 2013, the new park is the 88th in the state, opening this... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

A Fast Skyline Restroom Install

August 17, 2016

When trying to get away and relax at Georgia's Stone Mountain, no one wants to wait in line to use the bathroom. At Stone Mountain Park Campground one restroom near the park’s check-in area essentially was - an old, converted closet. With 431 campsites, 202 full hook-up areas for RVs, 189 partial hook-ups for tents, six yurts and 56 primitive tent sites, the demand for that bathroom often... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Construction Equipment & Supplies

Proven Bridge Repair Solution Now Available in the US

August 11, 2016

FRANKLIN, Ohio - America has 609,539 bridges - and now, nearly 1 in 10 of them - 58,495- have been designated as structurally deficient and in need of repair.  This, according to US Transportation Department documents.  A major part of this problem is maintenance for older bridges: of the 250 most traveled bridges needing repair, 85% of them were commissioned prior to 1970. Congress... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Spider Provides Access Solution for MGM National Harbor in Maryland

August 5, 2016

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, provided the suspended access solution for façade work during the construction of MGM National Harbor, the newest luxury hotel and casino resort in Maryland. TSI Corporation turned to Spider to develop an access solution for the curtain wall and sunshade installations and glass replacements on the 24-story hotel. Spider provided five modular... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Adapters allow skid steer attachments on Kubota® loaders.

August 4, 2016

Designed to interface with Kubota® loaders with pin style buckets, one adapter fits Kubota Models LA504 and LA534, while other adapter fits Models LA524 and LA525. Adapters pin to loader arms using existing pins, allowing use of skid steer type attachments. Handles, pins, springs, and bushings are plated to extend service life. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Safety & Security Equipment

Spider Provides Access and Fall Protection for Mural Project in Milwaukee

August 3, 2016

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, has been putting muralists to work around the country, most recently providing the suspended access and fall protection solution for the painting of a frog mural in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Black Cat Alley, the group responsible for commissioning the European artist MTO to paint the iconic mural on Milwaukee’s east side, turned to Spider to get... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Gehl Welcomes K&H Tool Rental, LLC to the Gehl Dealer Network

July 27, 2016

• KH Tool Rental, LLC, a division of KH Construction LLC has been in business since 2015 • KH Tool Rental, LLC is located in Plainfield, Connecticut • KH Tool Rental, LLC will represent Gehl skid loaders, compact track loaders, compact excavators, articulated loaders and telescopic handlers WEST BEND, WISCONSIN - (July 21, 2016) Gehl, a leading manufacturer of compact equipment... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Manitou Americas Gives Away "Free Use" of a Gehl R190 Skid Loader for 3 Months or 150 Hours, Whichever Comes First, at 2016 Wisconsin Farm Tech Days

July 12, 2016

Wisconsin Farm Tech Days 2016 - Lake Geneva, WI West Bend, WI July 8, 2016 – Manitou Group, world leader in all-terrain material handling, will be present at this year’s Wisconsin Farm Technology Days, in Lake Geneva, WI Tuesday, July 19 to Thursday, July 21, 2016. Specials include; Register to WIN “Free Use” of a Gehl R190 for 3 months or 150 hours, whichever comes first, discounted... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Wide-Blade Crawler Dozer features automated bade system.

July 11, 2016

Available for applications from heavy dozing to finish grading, 264 hp D85EXi/PXi-18 eliminates need to install and remove blade-mounted sensors each day. This promotes uptime and productivity in large, earthmoving jobs. First-to-last pass, rough-to-finish automatic dozing system automatically cuts and lowers blade to grade in typical dozing pass. If load increases to maximum, blade automatically raises to minimize track slip to maintain dozing productivity.
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Construction Equipment & Supplies

Crawler Dozer features super-slant-nose design.

July 1, 2016

Suitable for grading across wide range of applications, Model D39EX/PX-24 is equipped with 3.26 L, 105 hp, EPA Tier 4 Final certified, SAA4D95E-7 engine and hydrostatic transmission that helps save fuel. Komatsu Diesel Oxidation Catalyst provides 98% passive regeneration, while operator-selectable, automatic reverse grading mode enables automatic blade control. Dozer offers choice between quick-shift, 3-speed mode and variable, 20-speed customizable transmission mode to suit user preferences. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Services

Mulching Head Attachment features 2-stage cutting chamber.

June 16, 2016

Available in 61 and 71 in. cutting widths, Carbide Cutter G4 incorporates adjustable shear bar to customize material sizing. Skid steer attachment is offered with carbide-tipped teeth or heat-treated steel planer blade Loftness Quadco teeth to match application. Skid shoes can be adjusted from 0.5–1.5 in., which allows mulching below grade. Operating at 2,000–2,400 rpm, mulching head features synchronous drive belt. V-Drive system includes variable-displacement motor and load-sensing technology. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Loader Adapter supports skid steer attachments.

June 15, 2016

With Worksaver Adapter, users can convert McCormick 125C, Branson SL 100, Kioti KL2510, and LS LL 201 Loaders that use pin-on buckets to Universal skid steer standard. Adapter features plated handles, pins, springs, and bushings to extend service life. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Landplane Attachment features bi-directional cutting edge.

June 3, 2016

Available on 2015 Model Year 3650 utility vehicles, 62 in. bi-directional site preparation and landscaping attachment allows operators to work in forward and reverse to break up hard ground or level high points. Landplane attachment helps UTV operators pulverize soil clods, sift soil to remove large rocks, peel sod, and aerate soil for seeding. Optional fold-down scarifier can be lowered to break up hard soil or vegetation, and may be retracted when not in use. Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Chadwick-BaRoss Signs on to Carry Barko Forestry Equipment

May 31, 2016

SUPERIOR, Wisc. - Barko Hydraulics, LLC announces the addition of Chadwick-BaRoss, Inc. to its distribution network for all forestry equipment product lines. With five locations across Maine, Massachusetts and New Hampshire, Chadwick-BaRoss will carry Barko equipment for the New England region. “We’re very excited to welcome Chadwick-BaRoss to the Barko team,” said John Janiro,... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Hydraulic Excavator leverages Intelligent Machine Control.

May 31, 2016

Offered in 36-ton weight class, PC360LCi-11 leverages Intelligent Machine Control with sensor package featuring stroke sensing hydraulic cylinders, IMU sensor, and GNSS antennas. This semi-automatic excavator utilizes 3D design data loaded into machine's 12.1 in. touchscreen monitor to display machine position relative to target grade. When bucket reaches target surface, automation limits over excavation. Power is provided by 8.85 L, 257 hp, EPA Tier 4 Final SAA6D114E-6 engine. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Crawler Dozer features intelligent machine control.

May 27, 2016

Powered by 6.8 L, 168 hp, SAA6D107E-3, EPA Tier 4 Final emissions certified engine, Model D61EXi/PXi-24 features Intelligent Machine Control system that allows automated operation from heavy dozing to fine grading. From first to last pass, machine senses blade load and minimizes track slip. Dozer offer choice of quick-shift, 3-speed mode and variable, 20-speed customizable transmission mode. Auto-idle shutdown and economy modes help minimize idle time and save fuel. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Radio Control Crawler Dozer uses intelligent Machine Control.

May 27, 2016

Powered by 354 hp Komatsu SAA6D140E-7 Tier 4 Final emissions certified engine, D155AXi-8 Radio Control dozer features SIGMADOZER blade and uses intelligent Machine Control technology – ability to sense and control blade load, optimize start of cut, and minimize track slip – for automation of operation from heavy dozing to fine grading. Automatic gearshift transmission and lock-up torque converter select, depending on jobsite conditions and load, optimal gear range. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Bluff Manufacturing to Feature Innovative DuraSweeper® at APWA Snow Show 2016

May 25, 2016

FORT WORTH, TX – Bluff Manufacturing, will be showcasing the DuraSweeper, an innovative way to clear snow from the tops of commercial vehicles, protect drivers on the roads and save fuel at the American Public Works Association (APWA) North American Snow Conference May 22-15 in Hartford, Connecticut. Known as the "show for snow," the annual conference brings together more than 2,000... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Crawler Dozer promotes productivity through automation.

May 23, 2016

Offering first-to-last pass, rough-to-finish automatic dozing, D39PXi-24, powered by 3.26 L, 105 hp, EPA Tier 4 Final certified engine, eliminates need to install and remove blade-mounted sensors daily. System, once engaged, automatically starts cut and lowers blade to grade in typical dozing pass. If load increases to maximum, blade automatically raises to minimize track slip to maintain productive dozing. Operator-selectable, automatic reverse grading mode is also available. Read More