Construction Equipment and Supplies

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Green & Clean

Beauty Meets Brawn as CertainTeed Debuts Stunning, Rock-Solid Product Innovations at 2016 International Builders' Show

January 20, 2016

Gorgeous stone and polymer siding innovations and world's strongest ½-inch wallboard will rock Las Vegas and wow show attendees MALVERN, Pa. - Industry-first, high performance technology and stunning natural artistry combine for a remarkable 'Beauty meets Brawn' CertainTeed exhibit at the 2016 International Builders' Show. North America's leading brand of building... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies

GAF to Exhibit New Products and Technologies at Upcoming International Builders' Show

January 18, 2016

PARSIPPANY, NJ — GAF, North America's largest roofing manufacturer, will continue to have a considerable presence at the International Builders' Show, taking place January 19-21 in Las Vegas. The company will display products in booth C2108 in addition to offering education and insight on cutting-edge apps and technology to help professional builders and contractors grow their... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Power Tilting Coupler enables 180° of attachment movement.

January 14, 2016

Approved for variety of Doosan excavators, Power Tilting Coupler provides excavator flexibility and precision when digging trenches, performing general excavation tasks, and final grading. With coupler, operators can angle trenching or ditching bucket 67° left and right for up to 134° of flexibility. Coupler can work under or around objects, such as underground pipe, to complete excavating. Additionally, coupler can eliminate need for multiple attachments on jobsite. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Earthmoving Scraper targets mass market.

January 14, 2016

Able to mount onto Articulated Dump Truck chassis, in addition to agriculture or construction tractors, 28 yd³ Model 1228ADT can be used to self-load, transport, and eject material with single engine running. Operator is able to use responsive joystick control functionality inside Articulated Dump Truck, and digital display screen is included in cab for visual operating details. With ability to travel 30+ mph down haul roads, Model 1228ADT optimizes cycle time performance. Read More

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

Mini Grapple is available for sub-compact tractors.

January 12, 2016

Used for handling debris, brush, or orchard prunings, CTMG-48S is designed for sub-compact tractors that use universal skid steer quick attach system. Gripping notches in both upper grapple and lower rake help retain loose materials. While 31 in. wide single upper grapple is made of 3/8 in. material, lower 48 in. wide rake has tines made from ½ in. material. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Severe-Duty Crawler Excavator Buckets handle abrasive materials.

January 11, 2016

Approved for use with DX140LC-5 through DX530LC-5 crawler excavators used in heavy digging and loading applications, severe-duty buckets come in pin-on or wedge-lock style and handle abrasive materials. Side cutters, shell bottom and side wear plates, and weld-on wear shroud are made of abrasive-resistant material, and reinforcing gussets strengthen machine-fitting joint on bucket. Offered in 18–72 in. widths, buckets also feature front wear pads, thick cutting edge, and rolled wear strap. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage

Bobcat Company to Showcase New skid-steer Loader at 2016 World of Concrete in Las Vegas

December 22, 2015

WEST FARGO, N.D. – Bobcat Company will display a number of compact equipment offerings in the Bobcat booth — C5479 — at the Las Vegas Convention Center during the annual World of Concrete in Las Vegas, February 2 – 5, 2016. On display will be the new Bobcat® T770 compact track loader, S595 skid-steer loader, and MT85 mini track loader. The T770 will be paired with the new 3D grade... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Adapter mounts skid steer type attachments to 3-pt tractor hitch.

December 18, 2015

Shipped with Cat I pull pins (7/8 in.), 3-pt hitch to skid steer adapter allows operator to mount skid steer type attachments to tractor's 3-pt hitch. Solution fits category I or II hitches, is quick hitch compatible, and features all-steel construction with plated handles, pins, and springs. When paired with Worksaver Category I hydraulic top link cylinder, unit helps operator find optimal working angle when using skid steer type attachments. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies

GAF Wins Gold Innovation Award for Second Straight Year

December 8, 2015

PARSIPPANY, NJ  - GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, is proud to have again received the Gold Innovation Award in the Asphalt Roofing Shingles category by Home Builder Executive. GAF was acknowledged for its Glenwood™ Lifetime Designer Shingles, the company’s first triple-laminate shingle and the thickest available on the market. Glenwood™ Shingles offer all the... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Heavy-Duty Land Leveler supports legal road transport.

December 8, 2015

Ranging from 10–28 ft wide, K-Tec land leveler is designed for maintaining haul roads, precision site leveling, and field drainage. Standard features include walking axle; single, simplistic tilt; depth level gauge; and LED light package. Also compatible with dual GPS/laser for precision grading work, lever features moldboard curve design that optimizes rolling of dirt. Models come in Rigid frame or Flex hitch designs. Latter enables folding back of hitchpole for legal road transportation. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Green & Clean

Wall Construction System optimizes structural integrity.

December 8, 2015

With specifications that meet requirements for energy-efficient design and construction in National Building Code of Canada, HP+™ Wall System XR Series provides optimized structural integrity and thermal efficiency with minimal air leakage. Walls are no thicker than conventional walls and can be seamlessly integrated into conventional construction projects. System has been designed to meet or exceed requirements for nominal R-value up to 45.8. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Vac-Tron Offers New Way to Dig that will Save Lives

November 20, 2015

OKAHUMPKA, Fla. - There was another story in the news recently highlighting the danger of unsafe excavation and the much needed changes with how to locate and dig around gas and utility lines.  In Fresno County, CA, county workers were using a front end loader when a gas line was struck by the equipment, killing one man and injuring a dozen workers.  It's no question that if the line was... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Green & Clean

GAF to Be Featured in 2015 Greenbuild Unity Home at Greenbuild International Conference & Expo in Washington, D.C.

November 17, 2015

Visit GAF at Booth #3137 and the Unity Home at Booth #2741 PARSIPPANY, NJ  - GAF, North America’s largest roofing manufacturer, in partnership with world-renowned builder Tedd Benson and Unity Homes, BUILDER magazine and the Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute announces that its EverGuard Extreme® TPO has been awarded a Material Health Certificate by the Cradle to Cradle... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Doosan to Showcase New Wheel Loader and Wheel Excavator at 2016 World of Concrete in Las Vegas

November 17, 2015

(WEST FARGO, N.D.) Doosan will display a variety of heavy equipment in its booth - C5487 - in the Central Hall at the Las Vegas Convention Center during the annual World of Concrete in Las Vegas, February 2 – 5, 2016. On display will be the new DL220-5 wheel loader, paired with a Z-bar loader linkage arm, as well as an optional hydraulic quick coupler and pallet fork attachment. Also at... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Compact Excavators offer flail mower attachment.

November 6, 2015

Available for Bobcat E63, E80, and E85 excavators, Bobcat® 40 in. FMR Flail Mower Attachment provides optimal safety and performance in mowing and land-clearing applications. Attachment features triple-knife design, direct-drive motor for aggressive cutting, and compact deck for varying ground contours and hard-to-reach places. Side safety chain within housing unit helps deflect and contain debris, while rubber torsion disc absorbs stress forces encountered during operation. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Compact Excavator features zero tail swing.

November 3, 2015

Equipped with 47.6 hp Yanmar Tier IV-certified, turbocharged diesel engine with electronic throttle control, 5.5 metric ton Mustang 550Z includes ECO mode and auto deceleration features to save fuel. Boom offset swing of 68° in both directions allows for digging square hole without repositioning machine. To minimize backfilling time, excavator has angle blade with float that tilts 25° in either direction. Operator can select standard ISO or optional backhoe control pattern with turn of lever. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Low-Vibration Back Fill Tamper reduces operator fatigue.

November 2, 2015

Trelawny™ VL LRS Back Fill Tamper allows safe compaction close to walls and around such objects as fragile pipes, utility poles, and water meters. Suitable for narrow trench work, pathways, and small area reinstatement tasks in and around restricted excavations, Model 150.5330 features Vibro-Lo™ vibration reduction technology and 4 x 4 in. foot tamper. This transportable and storable unit, at 50 in. long and 48 lb, uses 1,300 bpm to compact material up to 136 lb/ft³. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies

Zero-Tail-Swing Compact Excavator offers 9,419 lb bucket breakout.

October 30, 2015

While powered by 47.6 hp, Tier IV-certified, turbocharged diesel engine with electronic throttle, 5.5 metric ton Z55 provides ECO mode and auto deceleration features that help conserve fuel. Proportional auxiliary hydraulic rocker switch lets operator adjust hydraulic flow for optimal attachment performance, and operator can select standard ISO or optional backhoe control pattern. Along with bidirectional 68° boom offset swing, features include angle blade with float and bolt-on cutting edge. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Food Processing & Preparation, Material Handling & Storage, Services

Yale to Showcase Advanced Lift Truck Technology at 2015 IFDA Conference

October 27, 2015

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Yale Materials Handling Corporation announces its lineup for the 2015 International Foodservice Distributors Association (IFDA) Distribution Solutions Conference at the Phoenix Convention Center, Oct. 26-28. Located in booth #341, the company will feature two Yale® lift truck models, the ESC030AD three-wheel stand and MPR080VG enclosed end rider, as well as information on... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Spreader Attachment enhances Bobcat utility vehicle versatility.

October 22, 2015

Powered by 12 Vdc drive motor, spreader attachment mounts in utility vehicle cargo box of 2015 model year Bobcat® 3400/3600/3650 utility vehicles to spread sand and salt for winter maintenance. Two variable-speed dials on dash-mounted control allow independent adjustment of auger and spinner, and 3-stage baffle lets operators adjust material flow. Salt/sand distribution range is 5–38 ft from spinner wheel. Double-wall, poly-molded hopper holds 10.6 ft³ (heaped) or 7.8 ft³ (struck) salt or sand. Read More