Construction Equipment and Supplies

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Aluminum Platform Lift facilitates aircraft painting.

October 28, 2013

Designed to carry multiple workers, 3-axis Pneumatic Man Lift incorporates tip-down front rail that allows workers, while attached to safety harness, to access irregularly shaped products for sanding, washing, and painting. System can travel sideways along fixed rail system, extend in/out 14 ft, and elevate 28 ft above floor. For safety, operator must have harness attached to D-ring in... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Non-Industrial Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

FAUN TRACKWAY USA Showcases Adjustable Ground Mobility System at AUSA

October 25, 2013

WASHINGTON — FAUN TRACKWAY USA is showing its innovative Adjustable Ground Mobility System (AGMS) at the Association of United States Army (AUSA) exposition in Washington D.C., from 21-23 October. The AGMS will be mounted on a Volvo FEL L180G at the Mack truck stand 4025 for the duration of the show, where delegates will be able to learn more about this adaptable equipment. Launched in 2012,... Read More

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

Mobile Transloading Platform promotes safety, efficiency.

October 14, 2013

Portable Transloading Platform provides safe, mobile access solution for transloading operations – either truck to rail or rail to truck. When in use, operator lowers gangway and is protected from falls by safety cage for safe access to vehicle top. Unit can also be customized to provide access to 2 rolling vehicles simultaneously. Hose connections or loading arms provide ergonomically... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Controls & Controllers, Green & Clean, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

STROTHMANN Installs Largest RoundTrack Network

October 14, 2013

Schloss Holte-Stukenbrock, Germany – STROTHMANN Machines & Handling has received a record order for RoundTracks. A network of nearly 5 kilometers is being installed in the Shanghai factory of an escalator manufacturer – the longest line of tracks in one contract so far. The project furthermore includes more than 170 trolleys which will be used to transport parts weighing up to 15 tons between... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Tier-4 Excavators deliver performance-driven lifting and digging.

October 14, 2013

Respectively, 6.3 metric-ton DX63-3 (11.6 in. tail swing) and 8.5 metric-ton Doosan DX85R-3 (5.8 in. tail swing overhang) have operating weights of 13,779 and 18,960 lb and digs to depths of 13 ft 6 in. and 15 ft 6 in. Both come with blade float, multi-function joysticks, color instrumentation panel, Auto-Shift drive system, and rubber tracks. Both are powered by 59.4 hp, Tier... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies

GAF Wins 2013 Gold Innovation Award from Home Builder Executive in Asphalt Roof Shingles Category

October 8, 2013

Wayne, NJ — GAF, North America's largest roofing manufacturer, was recently again awarded the Gold Innovation Award for Asphalt Roofing Shingles from Home Builder Executive for its advancements in the category over the past year. GAF was acknowledged for innovative new shingle lines, including the new diamond shaped Sienna Lifetime Shingles, as well as Monaco Lifetime Shingles, which are the... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Cable Pulling Tool affords protection and aids installation.

October 7, 2013

Pre-assembled and reusable, DR-SOCK facilitates and accelerates installations requiring cables and connectors. Product protects cables and connectors from being damaged by taking stress off connection points while pulling through conduit. Opening up to 1.25 in., design features bright colored sleeve tips to foster identification as well as steel ring that allows positive attachment of pull... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Blue Sky Building Systems Constructs First Non-Residential Project in Haiti

October 7, 2013

Award-winning light gauge steel provider teams with NYC's Tonetti Associates Architects to use materials best suited to Haiti's environmental conditions LOS ANGELES – Blue Sky Building Systems, a company recognized for its innovations in residential light-gauge steel construction, announced today that its steel frame system is being used for a new health clinic in Haiti – the company's first... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Sewer Pipe Repair Kits reduce wasted time and materials.

October 7, 2013

Used for trenchless sewer pipe repairs, Infrastructure Point Repair Kit is built to fit job at hand and offer options for almost any repair situation. Each kit includes pre-cut liner in 1 of 4 different weights in correct diameter and length to fit and mend pipe with airtight seal. Engineered for point repairs, measured and ready to mix resins come in formulations for cold or warm weather and... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies

GAF Sienna(TM) Lifetime Designer Shingles Featured on the All-American Cottage

October 4, 2013

WAYNE, NJ – GAF, North America's largest roofing manufacturer, is proud to have been featured on The All-American Cottage, a 2,900-square-foot classic style home at Ruskin Square in Greenville, South Carolina. Sponsored by Southern Living and This Old House, the exterior of the home features LP siding on a brick foundation, and approximately 97% of the products used in construction were made in... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Plastic Cribbing stabilizes machinery during repair.

October 3, 2013

Measuring 12 x 24 x 6 in., The Slab consists of 55 lb of recycled plastic and high density polyethylene that is sturdy enough to handle jobs that would splinter, crack, split, and/or break wood cribbing. Triangle patterned surface provides interlock traction at various angles and connects with smaller cribs, making it possible to stack multiple pieces to create large platforms 4–6 ft high. With... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Construction Equipment and Supplies

Tandem Vibratory Rollers feature Tier 4 diesel engines.

October 3, 2013

Powered by 73.2 hp Kuboto water-cooled engines, Models BW141AD-5 and BW151AD-5 offer working widths of 59 and 66 in., respectively, and deliver up to 17,760 lb of centrifugal force each. Frame design ensures clear visibility, while ECOMODE helps conserve fuel by controlling engine speed in relation to load. With crab-steer feature, operator can offset rear drum up to 6.7 in. in either direction.... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Abrasion-Resistant Blades clear sidewalks of snow.

October 2, 2013

Designed for mini skid steers/compact tool carriers, Mini Snow Blades are suitable for clearing sidewalks and eliminate hand shoveling. These 50 in. snow blades, available with universal mini skid steer mount or Bobcat MT/Gehl, feature moldboard construction of 10 gauge steel with 3/8 x 6 in. bolt-on cutting edge. Constructed of abrasion-resistant steel, skid shoes are standard equipment. Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Services Announces Free T-Shirt Program with Pipe Freeze Kits

September 30, 2013

FREE XL PF T-Shirt with a Cold-Shot Pipe Freeze Kit! Promote Your Pipe Freezing Services to Your Customers If you haven't already seen the capabilities of the Cold-Shot Pipe Freeze Kit, we just want to share with you how profitable it is for your plumbing business. You can easily expand your existing plumbing business by offering pipe freeze services. This portable unit freezes pipe from 1/8" to... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Crane Controls feature anti-shock technology.

September 27, 2013

Designed to automatically stabilize loads by detecting and minimizing rapid increases in motor torque, Anti-Shock technology on IMPULSE®•VG+ Series 4 Controls minimizes potential for crane damage caused by operator-induced load shock. Proactive approach not only protects crane and building, it increases operator safety by minimizing risk for mechanical failure. After stabilizing load,... Read More

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

Portable Fall Protection Platform requires no foundation.

September 26, 2013

Designed for use where permanent installation of pedestal platform is not suitable, Removable Insta-Rack Platform brings users to predetermined height needed for safe, stable access to tops of tank trucks and railcars. Counter-weighted, 4-post platform features fold-down aluminum gangway and safety enclosure for optimum fall protection. Integration options with skid systems and loading arms... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

RV Jack Pads demonstrate unbreakable strength and grip.

September 26, 2013

Hand-machined recreational vehicle (RV) jack pads feature UHMW thermoplastic construction that prevents damage to RVs and trailers by taking load emitted from support jacks or outrigger feet and dispersing it over large, unbreakable surface area. Resulting footprint dissipates excessive stress on both paved surfaces and soft soil while simultaneously eliminating pad bending. Able to handle... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies

GAF Shingles are Featured Once Again on Popular DIY Network in Blog Cabin Special

September 16, 2013

WAYNE, NJ -- Now in its seventh season, DIY Network’s popular renovation show Blog Cabin has returned, where viewers can vote on design elements that are used to transform cozy cottages into luxurious homes, see the finished results, and even win the home themselves. Hosted by tools expert and do-it-yourself enthusiast Chris Grundy, Blog Cabin promises viewers "You Design It, We Build It, You... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Infrastructure Point Repair System Reduces Storm Water Overflow while Cutting Costs at North Carolina Wastewater Treatment Plant

September 5, 2013

St. Petersburg, FL – The wastewater treatment plant for the City of Newport, North Carolina used to have serious problems with sewage overflow every time it rained more than a quarter inch. Thanks to a repair program that featured 50 Infrastructure Repair Services, Inc. (IRSI) point repairs, flow has steadily decreased and the plant is no longer violating flow limits specified in its National... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Construction Equipment and Supplies, Services

SITECH Technology Dealer Established in Idaho, Eastern Oregon, Eastern Washington and Western Montana to Serve Heavy Civil Construction Contractors

September 3, 2013

SITECH Western States Joins the First Fully Dedicated Global Distribution Network for Construction Technology Solutions SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today that a SITECH® Technology Dealer has been established in Idaho, Eastern Oregon, Eastern Washington and Western Montana. SITECH Western States joins the premier network of SITECH dealerships - the first fully dedicated... Read More