Construction Equipment and Supplies

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Diesel Excavators combine power and interim Tier 4 compliance.

February 11, 2013

Powered by 6-cylinder diesel engines with respective 109 and 125 hp ratings, DX140LC-3 and DX180LC-3 can be customized for various working conditions. Excavators feature electronic fan clutch, multimodal Electronic Power Optimizing System, diesel-powered coolant heater and straight travel pedal options, Intelligent Floating Boom option, and ROPS cabin. Respectively, DX140LC-3 and... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Controls & Controllers

Trimble PCS900 Paving Control System Helps Contractors Pave a More Accurate Concrete Surface While Eliminating Stringline and Minimizing Material Waste

February 11, 2013

New 3D Paving Control System Applies Proven Trimble Technology to Improve Slipform Paving Operations LAS VEGAS, Feb. 5, 2013 - Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) announced today a new configuration of the Trimble® PCS900 Paving Control System to improve paving operations for slipform pavers. Leveraging industry-leading Trimble total stations, on-machine positioning sensors and office software, the new 3D... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Loader Attachments facilitate asphalt preservation.

January 28, 2013

Bobcat® Asphalt Preservation Tools (APT) restoration system benefits those tasked with repairing potholes and other surface defects that develop in streets, highways, and parking lots. Powered by Bobcat loaders, attachments perform 3-step asphalt preservation process that seamlessly fuses recycled asphalt with surrounding asphalt to create strong, durable bond without cold joints or repeated... Read More

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

Molded Fiber Glass CP Starts Production on a New Round Form

January 25, 2013

Independence, KS- Molded Fiber Glass Construction Products (MFG CP), has begun production on a new round column form. The column forms will be sold for non-architectural uses such as light posts, parking lot lights, pipe lines and transmission lines. The advantages to the lower cost fiberglass base forms are you get multiple pours out of them, versus other single use forms. Additional advantages... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Materials & Material Processing

TPO Roofing Membrane exceeds D6878 standards.

January 21, 2013

Available in 50 and 70 mil thicknesses, EverGuard Extreme® Advanced Protection® TPO incorporates proprietary technology that resists damaging effects of high heat and UV, resulting in TPO membrane with next-generation weathering performance. Product also meets extremely demanding performance requirements of roofs that include building-integrated solar systems. Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Portable Loading/Unloading Platforms suit shale oil applications.

January 18, 2013

Designed for use in remote shale oil fields, GREEN Access & Fall Protection portable loading/unloading platforms for tank trucks and rail cars negate need for installing permanent platform that can only be used at one location. Modular solutions offer flexibility to utilize temporary loading station that can be broken down and taken to next facility or project. Portable loading and unloading... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Green & Clean

Crawler Dozers meet EPA Tier 4 Interim regulations.

December 28, 2012

Powered by EPA Tier 4 Interim and EU stage 3B emission certified engine, D37-23 and D39-23 push with net 89 and 105 hp, respectively, at 2,200 rpm. Long track-on-ground standard (EX) and low ground pressure (PX) models are available to offer flotation and weight distribution options to best match application. Operating weights range from 18,386–21,363 lb, depending on configuration and model,... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Skid Steer Adapter fits John Deere tractors/loaders.

December 24, 2012

With Worksaver Adapter, skid steer type attachments can be used on tractors equipped with John Deere 146/148/158 loaders with pin-on buckets retained with 1 1/8 in. pins. Adapter features all welded design with plated handles, springs, and lock pins. It also makes it easy to switch attachments between skid steer loader and tractor loader. Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Green & Clean

GreenPatch Wins International NOVA Award for VOC-Free Asphalt Innovation

December 24, 2012

ORLANDO, Fla.,- Cold Mix Manufacturing (CMM) of Flushing, NY has been awarded the renowned NOVA Award from the Construction Innovation Forum (CIF) for its environmentally friendly road repair product GreenPatch. This prestigious award honors revolutionary programs and advancements to all areas of the construction industry worldwide. CMM President Dario Amicucci and Sales Manager Michael Milano... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

AmeraMex International to Supply Equipment for Infrastructure Construction in North Africa

December 20, 2012

Company to Host Shareholder Conference Call Today at 2:00 P.M. EST CHICO, CA - AmeraMex International, Inc. (OTC: AMMX), a provider of heavy equipment to logistics companies (stevedoring), infrastructure construction, commercial farming and mining companies, announced today that it has entered into a partnership with a U.S. company that has signed an agreement with the government of a North... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies

GAF Ranks Highest with Builders in Quality Rating

December 18, 2012

Also secures highest scores for Brand Used the Most Wayne, NJ - GAF, North America's largest roofing manufacturer, was again voted #1 in quality in the 2013 BUILDER Brand Use Study, "Roofing: Asphalt/Fiberglass Shingles" category, securing the honor for eight of the past nine years. The company also ranked highest in the categories of "Brands Used in the Past 2 Years," and "Brands Used the Most."... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Construction Equipment and Supplies

Barrier One Receives International NOVA Award for High Performance Concrete Admixture System

December 10, 2012

International - Barrier One Inc., of Ocoee, FL, has been recognized with a prestigious 2012 NOVA Award for its High Performance Concrete Admixture. This coveted international award recognizes construction techniques and methods that improve quality, productivity and safety, while reducing the ever-increasing cost of construction. More than 30 innovations from across the globe were considered, yet... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Transportation Industry Products

Caterpillar Exhibit at Bauma China Show Is the Largest Display Ever for the Company

December 6, 2012

Company leverages China's most renowned trade show in construction industries to demonstrate its long-term commitment to China SHANGHAI - With the theme of "Building customer success for over 100 years," Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) is showcasing its industry leadership at bauma China 2012, the International Trade Fair for construction machinery, building material machines, construction vehicles... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies

Skid Steer Adapter supports Massey Ferguson tractors/loaders.

November 28, 2012

Featuring all-welded design with plated handles, springs, and locking pins, adapter allows use of skid steer type attachments on tractors equipped with Massey Ferguson 232/236/832/838/932/1032 loaders with pin-on buckets retained with 1 in. pins. Adapter can also be used with MF 238/246/848/938/1036/1038/1048 loaders that utilize 1 ¼ in. pins if bushings are used. Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

TMHE Reduces Material Handling Costs with Mobile Elevating Work Platform

November 27, 2012

Toyota Material Handling Europe (TMHE)'s new mobile elevating work platform is designed for reach trucks, increasing the flexibility of forklift operations and enabling one-man operation. Toyota Material Handling Europe (TMHE) is dedicated to providing high quality material handling solutions that also help to reduce costs. The mobile elevating work platform module is compatible with the... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Fasteners & Hardware, HVAC

Duro-Last® Adds Three New Products to Its Accessories Line

November 20, 2012

SAGINAW, MICHIGAN - Duro-Last Roofing, Inc. is pleased to announce the availability of three new accessories to our product line: oval membrane plates, Tubos® and non- penetrating anchors which are offered in two different sizes. All three products provide more options for authorized Duro-Last contractors to install a complete roofing system. The oval membrane plates are used to mechanically... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies

Concrete Caps features lightweight construction.

November 13, 2012

Produced using cellular concrete technology, steel-reinforced concrete pier and wall caps feature chemical foaming agent, mixed with regular concrete, that introduces discrete air pockets within mix, reducing weight to facilitate handling as well as cutting with concrete saw. Pier caps have pyramid-shaped tops with sizes of 11 x 11 x 2 ¼ in. and 24 ¼ x 24 ¼  x 5 in., while... Read More