Construction Equipment and Supplies

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

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

Steel Work Platforms feature customizable design.

August 9, 2013

Built to meet size, load, and span requirements, Wildeck® Steel Work Platforms range from small light-duty platforms to large-span heavy-duty industrial mezzanines. Platform deck can be designed with moisture-resistant floor, open grating, or heavy-duty surface that will withstand continuous traffic. In addition to 2-rail and 5-rail configurations, railing systems can be custom-designed to... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Green & Clean, HVAC

Atlas Copco's Air Measurement Survey and Latest Compressor Technology Reduce Energy Costs and Carbon Footprint at Rooftile Manufacturer

August 6, 2013

Wilrijk – CSR Roofing is manufacturing terracotta roof tiles at its Vermont (Melbourne) factory for over seven decades. To replace its aging compressor, the company recently chose an Atlas Copco VSD (variable speed drive) machine. John Tilli, maintenance manager at the Vermont facility: “I have always been impressed with Atlas Copco’s reliability, but when I saw the results of the air... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Green & Clean, Mounting & Attaching Products

Array Technologies Announces 39 MWs of DuraRack(TM) in Indiana

August 5, 2013

Three sites total largest ground-mount DuraRack™ deployment to date ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Array Technologies has been awarded a three-site, 39 MWdc (28.6 MWac) project in Marion County, Indiana, making it the largest single deployment of fixed ground-mount DuraRack™ systems to date. Constructed by international engineering and project management company, AMEC, the electricity generated by the... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Tandem Vibratory Roller incorporates Tier 4i-compliant engine.

July 31, 2013

Powered by 32.6 hp, water-cooled Kubota diesel engine, BOMAG BW100AD-4 delivers up to 8,350 lb of centrifugal force per drum and max frequency of 4,200 vibrations/min for commercial and municipal applications. Suspended operator's platform, along with smart steering wheel, features fuel level indicator and hour meter. Promoting maneuverability around obstructions, standard crab walk allows... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Transportation Industry Products

Barrier Lifts offer capacities from 9,000-40,000 lb.

July 30, 2013

Designed to handle precast barrier and curbing, Barrier Lifts enable operators to grab and release wall automatically from inside cab. Systems grip top wall widths from 6–12 in. and have integrated handles so ground personnel can guide lifter into desired position from either side of wall. With narrow profile legs, lifter can be lowered into tight spaces. Elastomer pad area ensures secure grip,... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Preprufe® Waterproofing System Protects Dublin's Euros410 Million Aviva Stadium

July 19, 2013

At the Euros410 million Aviva Stadium in Dublin, more than 8,000m2 of Grace’s Preprufe® waterproofing membrane was chosen to deliver outstanding levels of watertightness - further enhancing the company’s reputation and proven track record for delivering waterproof protection at the world’s most important structures. Designed by architects Populous and Scott Tallon Walker to... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Compact 78 in. Wide Excavator combines power and convenience.

July 15, 2013

Featuring 11.6 in. of tail swing overhang, E63 is powered by 59.4 hp via Tier 4-compliant, diesel engine with high-pressure common-rail fuel injection system, diesel oxidation catalyst, and diesel particulate filter (DPF). This 6.3 metric ton excavator, equipped with blade float, multi-function joysticks, color instrumentation panel, and auto-shift drive system, is engineered to dig to depths of... Read More

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

Cat Lift Trucks Named a "Top Green Provider" by Food Logistics Magazine

July 9, 2013

HOUSTON – Cat Lift Trucks, a provider of lift trucks known for quality, reliability and customer service, today announced that they have been named a "Top Green Provider" for 2013 by Food Logistics magazine. Each year, Food Logistics recognizes companies whose products, services or exemplary leadership help to enhance sustainability in the food and beverage supply chain. "We are honored that... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Intelligent Machine Control Dozer has automatic blade control.

June 27, 2013

Able to perform finish grading as well as rough dozing, D61EXi/PXi-23 integrates KOMTRAX® (Komatsu Machine Tracking System) and TOPCON's construction management system. Operating weights range from 39,441–41,381 lb with 168 hp at 2,200 rpm. Longer track-on ground standard (EX) and low ground pressure (PX) models are available to offer flotation and weight distribution options. Also,... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Excavator features 5 ft tail swing radius for maneuverability.

June 27, 2013

Model iT4 DX140LCR-3, 16-ton excavator has 5 ft tail swing radius resulting in tail swing overhang of 9 in. Suitable for congested jobsites, unit has 12 ft 4 in. overall track length allowing stability for digging and lifting operations. Electronic power optimizing system provides 4 work modes, auto-idle, and diagnostics, while Roll-Over Protective Structure cabin has adjustable air suspension... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Pallet Forks increase productivity for mini skid steers.

June 19, 2013

Available in 2 models, universal mini mount type pallet forks are designed to increase productivity for mini skid steers/compact tool carriers. Model MPF-900 features 1 x 3 x 31.5 in. forks mounted on 30.5 in. wide frame that has rated capacity of 900 lb. Rated at 2,000 lb, rail-style Model MPF-2000 utilizes Class I tines of 1.18 x 3 x 42 in. on 33.25 in. wide frame. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies

Molded Fiber Glass CP Awarded Special Custom Construction Project on Police Headquarters in Kansas City Missouri

June 18, 2013

Independence, Kansas – Molded Fiber Glass Construction Products (MFG CP) of Independence, KS provided custom forms for the downtown Kansas City Missouri Police Headquarters’ recent renovations. MFG CP molded 529 triangle fiber glass waffle forms that were engineered to create the architectural cast in place concrete ceiling in their community room. The custom forms were two depth sizes: 38”... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Jib Crane Motorization System helps reduce worker back injuries.

June 17, 2013

Roto-Mate™ Jib Crane Motorization Kits provide powered rotation to new or existing, wall-mounted or freestanding jib cranes with up to 10 ton loads. Motorized rotation can help reduce or eliminate injuries resulting from workers trying to start or stop motion of swinging crane. Furthermore, motorization can promote efficiency by eliminating over-travel, avoiding machinery collisions,... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing

VOC-Free Additive makes gypsum dry-mix mortar water repellent.

June 4, 2013

Used to render gypsum-based dry-mix mortars hydrophobic, SILRES® BS POWDER S consists of methyl siliconate produced as colorless, free-flowing powder. Water repellency develops as soon as construction material has set, and gypsum dry-mix mortars formulated with this agent can be mixed with water quickly and without generating any dust. Requiring 0.2% by weight for effective use,... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Machinery & Machining Tools

Trimble Introduces New Integrated Solution for Drilling and Piling Operations

June 3, 2013

Trimble DPS900 Drilling and Piling System Enables Increased Quality and Productivity While Helping Promote Safer Operations SUNNYVALE, Calif. - Trimble (NASDAQ:TRMB) today introduced the Trimble® DPS900 Drilling and Piling System, a new machine control solution for drilling and piling contractors. Part of the Trimble Connected Site® portfolio, the new DPS900 system can enable contractors to... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Epoxy Crack Injection System provides efficient repair solution.

May 23, 2013

Epoxy Crack Injection System includes Crackbond LR321, Crackbond SLV302, or Crackbond LR321G resins, depending on required viscocity, plus Miracle Bond capping paste and port system. It has latex storage pod, delivering constant pressure for automated injection, which holds up to 1.4 oz of resin. Product's leak control valve keeps resin in and allows air and water to escape. Mounting base, and... Read More