Construction Equipment and Supplies

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Controls & Controllers

Crane Radio Control offers multi-transmitter operation.

December 2, 2014

Meeting requirements of EN 300 328 V 1.8.1 radio standard, Demag Remote Control (DRC) D3 handheld transmitters allow up to 40 radio systems to operate in close vicinity without any interference or drop-outs. Adaptive radio transmission automatically checks whether channel is available and utilizes frequency hopping to avoid interference/manipulation. Also, operators can log on up to 3... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Hydraulic Excavator incorporates intelligent machine control.

December 1, 2014

Applicable from rough digging to finish grading, PC210LCi-10 is powered by Komatsu SAA6D107E-2 engine and carries EPA Tier 4 Interim and EU Stage 3B emissions ratings. Intelligent Machine Control system includes GNSS antennas; stroke-sensing hydraulic cylinders for boom, arm, and bucket; and Inertial Measurement Unit for real-time bucket edge positioning. Control function extends guidance... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Doosan Expands Heavy Equipment Lineup with the Addition of Three Tier 4-compliant Crawler Excavators

December 1, 2014

(WEST FARGO, N.D.) -- Doosan has added to its Tier 4 compliant crawler excavator lineup with the DX420LC-5, DX490LC-5 and DX530LC-5. The three new excavators feature increased performance, operator-focused comfort, fuel efficiency, unmatched reliability and durability. The new Tier 4 compliant excavators replace the interim Tier 4 (iT4) DX420LC-3, DX490LC-3 and DX530LC-3. Doosan DX420LC-5,... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Production Flow on RoundTracks: STROTHMANN Implement Assembly Line for Haas Grinding Machines

November 28, 2014

Introducing one-piece flow assembly, Haas Schleifmaschinen from Trossingen, Germany, have improved the quality of their production planning and cut down throughput time. The new assembly line consists of nine stations. Every three days, the assemblies are moved one station ahead. Therefore, customers can be given the precise acceptance date seven weeks before the start of final assembly.... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Crawler Dozer features Tier 4 Final engine.

November 26, 2014

Rated at 354 hp net, Model D155AX-8 is powered by Komatsu SAA6D140E-7 engine, which is EPA Tier 4 Final emissions certified. Dozer has 12.3 yd³ SIGMADOZER® blade with frontal design for digging and rolling material at center. With KOMTRAX® technology, data such as fuel levels, operating hours, and maintenance alerts are relayed to web application for analysis. Additional features include... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Euro/Global Adapters enhance tractor loader capabilities.

November 25, 2014

Both weld-on kit, which consists of individual left and right hand brackets to be welded to attachment, and weld-on heavy duty plate of 5/16 in. steel, which incorporates hooks for applications requiring solid surface, allow non-Euro/Global attachments to be used with tractor loaders that utilize Euro/Global tool carriers. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies

New Fulton Center Subway Ceiling Panels from Stromberg Architectural

November 20, 2014

Keeping Commuters Connected with GFRC Ceiling Panels in NY City Subway Lower Manhattan, New York City – The recent opening of the new Fulton Center was a culmination of seven years of construction including delays and cost overruns. Perseverance has paid off for this $1.4 billion modern upgrade to New York's transportation network. It has dramatically improved the transit experience for... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Construction Equipment and Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

FibaTape® Extra Strength Tape is Granted Design Patent

November 18, 2014

Grand Island, NY – FibaTape, the world’s first and leading fiberglass mesh drywall tape brand, has been granted patent approval on their Extra Strength Tape. The FibaTape Extra Strength fiberglass mesh tape is a multidirectional tape for reinforcing joints. Designed to increase structural integrity and joint strength, the tape is ideal for demanding applications. The patent was granted... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

John Deere and Trimble Introduce Trimble Ready Factory Option for GP Motor Graders

November 6, 2014

LAS VEGAS – Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today the introduction of a Trimble Ready® factory option for John Deere GP Motor Graders. GP Motor Graders that ship from the John Deere factory are now ready for the installation of the Trimble® GCS900 Grade Control System, which can significantly reduce the cost and complexity of the installation for the contractor. The announcement was... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Transportation Industry Products

Wood Chippers are available in PTO 3 point versions.

October 27, 2014

Accommodating different power requirements to suit various workloads and tractor models, PTO 3 point wood chippers offer task adaptability with ability to chip branches and tree trunks. These chipper shredder models, designed to facilitate transport after connection to tractors, also reduce work load via auto-feeding of branches into chipper bin. After wood is fed into chipper bin, machine... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Safety & Security Equipment

Lightweight Self Retracting Lifeline allows freedom of movement.

October 24, 2014

Targeting professional contractors, builders, and safety professionals, Max Patrol Self Retracting Lifeline provides freedom of movement on job without lock-up that can inhibit user's range of motion. Line-lock performance allows smooth movement and accelerated lock out protection, while WebAlert™ brightly colored internal webbing shows when product is damaged and needs to be taken... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Magnetek Receives Order to Modernize Hoover Dam Crane Controls

October 23, 2014

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. – Magnetek, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAG), a leading supplier of digital power and motion control systems, today announced it received an order valued at over $1 million to modernize the controls on four 300-ton power plant cranes for the Hoover Dam. Magnetek is partnering with Precision Crane Hoist Services of Nevada on the project.  Magnetek controls are scheduled to be... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Controls & Controllers

Stunning HBC Innovations for the Safe and Convenient Control of Cranes and Machines

October 22, 2014

Camera assistance with radiomatic® photon offers safe and precise machine operation in areas with limited view – spectrum Ex with NEC 500 / 505 approval is the perfect choice for demanding applications in hazardous areas. HBC-radiomatic, one of the world's leading suppliers of radio controls for industrial applications, has launched several innovations over the last few months. A major... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Compact Zero Tail Swing Excavator has retractable undercarriage.

October 13, 2014

Powered by Tier 4-compliant, 13.9 hp diesel engine, E20 has 4,306 lb operating weight, 14 ft max reach, 8 ft 6 in. dig depth, and 8 ft 8 in. dump height. Respective low and high travel speeds are 1.5 and 2.5 mph, and overall width is reduced from 53½ in. to 39 in. when rubber track undercarriage is fully retracted. Suited for confined spaces, excavator readily works with various attachments... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Services

Forklift Cabins provide comfort and visibility.

October 9, 2014

Available for Crown C-5 Series of gas forklifts, Hard and Soft Cabins ensure visibility in all directions. Constructed from tubular steel and available for pneumatic tire model, Hard Cabin features sound-absorbing surfaces, bar-style door handles, and 2-way sliding, locking windows. Soft Cabin is equipped with acrylic top and soft rear window and doors that can be rolled up or down as weather... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Mounting & Attaching Products, Non-Industrial Products

FAUN Trackway USA to Exhibit at AUSA

October 7, 2014

WASHINGTON – Visitors to the Association of United States Army (AUSA) Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. from 13-15 October will be able to find out more about FAUN Trackway USA's suite of portable road and runway solutions and how they can be used to aid military operations. As a leading manufacturer of aluminium military products, the company will be focusing on its Heavy Ground... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Mounting & Attaching Products

Skid Steer Plate has heavy-duty, weld-on design.

October 3, 2014

Formed from 3/8 in. steel, Heavy-Duty Weld-on Skid Steer Plate (WSP-HD) promotes versatility when converting attachments and offers additional cutout for increased welding surface. Product also allows conversion of non-universal attachments to universal skid steer standard used on most models built after 1995. Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Grapples enhance mini skid steer, compact tool carrier abilities.

September 10, 2014

Designed for mini skid steers/compact tool carriers, MGU-48 and MGB/G-48 deliver consistent performance while minimizing maintenance requirements. Model MGU-48, with universal mini mount, is designed to fit any unit, while Model MGB/G-48 is designed to fit Bobcat MT-series and Gehl 1640E. Overall unit width of both grapples is 48 in. Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Safway Group's QuikDeck® Wins Téchne Prize

September 4, 2014

Suspended access system honored for significant contribution to commercial construction field WAUKESHA, Wis. – Safway's proprietary QuikDeck Suspended Access System has won the 2014 Téchne Prize for Technological Innovation in Civil Construction. The award is presented annually in Brazil for the most significant contributions to the field of commercial construction. QuikDeck has been... Read More